Mumbai Indians' bowlers deliver late to snatch 3-run win over Kings XI Punjab

FirstCricket Staff, May,17 2018
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    Mumbai Indians were not on the top of their game but the bowlers did a good job at the fag end of the match to pull things back for the team and gain those two important points to remain floating in the tournament. Sportzpics

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    Andrew Tye was phenomenal on Wednesday as he ended with the figures of 4 for 16. He took back to back wickets of Ishan Kishan and Suryakumar Yadav to pull things back for Kings XI Punjab in the first innings after Mumbai Indians got off to a flier. Sportzpics

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    Mumbai Indians were 71 for 4 at one stage and it looked like they were going to fall on their faces flat but Kieron Pollard who was once again included in the playing XI lived up to his selection as he fired 23-ball 50 to take Mumbai Indians to a solid total of 186. Sportzpics

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    Jasprit Bumrah showed his nerves of steel as he was the catalyst in bringing Mumbai Indians back into the game at a time when Kings XI Punjab needed 32 off 18 balls. Sportzpics

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    Mitchell McClenaghan had an uphill task of defending 17 runs off the last over and he achieved that with flying colours, celebrating the win with three push ups in the end. Sportzpics

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    KL Rahul was the best batsman on the day with his 60-ball 94 run-knock. He played beautifully almost throughout the innings but did not get support from anyone as Punjab ran out of breath in the end. Sportzpics.

T20 LEAGUE POINTS TABLE

Pos. Team P W L D Pts.
1
Hyderabad
14 9 5 0 18
2
Chennai
14 9 5 0 18
3
Kolkata
14 8 6 0 16
4
Rajasthan
14 7 7 0 14
5
Mumbai
14 6 8 0 12
6
Bangalore
14 6 8 0 12
7
Punjab
14 6 8 0 12
8
Delhi
14 5 9 0 10




Rank Team Points Rating
1 India 3499 125
2 South Africa 3589 112
3 Australia 3499 106
4 New Zealand 2354 102
5 England 3511 98
6 Sri Lanka 2914 94
Rank Team Points Rating
1 England 5257 125
2 India 5492 122
3 South Africa 3842 113
4 New Zealand 4602 112
5 Australia 3327 104
6 Pakistan 3279 102
Rank Team Points Rating
1 Pakistan 2990 130
2 Australia 1894 126
3 India 3932 123
4 New Zealand 2542 116
5 England 1951 115
6 South Africa 2058 114