IPL 2020 Highlights, KXIP VS MI, Oct 01 : Pollards smashes sets 191Sakthi Venkat (Author) Published Date : Oct 02, 2020 10:59 IST
Yesterday match between Mumbai Indians and Kings Eleven Punjab was an entertaining rivalry. KXIP won the toss and chose to chase. Mumbai got off to an unfavorable start with De cock's wicket by Sheldon Cottrell scoring no run for five balls. After Surya Kumar's wicket was down, Rohit hit the ground to push the team towards win. He scored 70 off 45, dismissed by Shami at the end of 15th over. MI scored 104 runs in the last six overs, Pollard (47) and Hardik's (30) six in the last two overs set a considerable 191 to chase.
KL Rahul and Mayank kicked a brisk start for KXIP. But later, three wickets were down for 60 runs by the 8th over. Pooran crashed 44 off 27 before falling to Pattinson in the 14th over. Nicholas Pooran hit a firm 44 off 27 balls removed by Pattinson on the 13th over. Power-packed performance by Rohit and Pollard with discipline effort by the bowlers earned the victory for the MI Paltans by 48 runs at the Sheikh Zayed Stadium, Abu Dhabi. Kieron Pollard was chosen as Man of the match for the continuous strikes in the last over.
Today CSK and SRH are going to nail the pitch with their bash at Dubai International Stadium.