Mumbai scored 176 runs for seven wickets in 20 overs
Quinton deacock's 7th half century, he scored 60
Punjab won the toss and decided to bowl first
Sports desk In the 9th match of IPL, Mumbai Indians scored 177 runs for the Kings XI Punjab. Punjab Openers Chris Gayle and Lokesh Rahul are on the crease. Earlier, Mumbai scored 176 for seven wickets in 20 overs. For him, Quintin Deacock has scored 60 runs. This is his 7th half-century in the IPL. His wicket was taken by Mohammed Shami. For Team Captain Rohit Sharma 32 and Hardik Pandya contributed 31 runs. For Punjab, Murugan Ashwin, Hardus Viljoen and Mohammad Shami took two wickets each.
Deacoc made half-century partnership with two players
Rohit and Deccock shared a 51-run partnership for the first wicket. Rohit was dismissed by Viljoen After Suryakumar Yadav scored 11 runs, Murugan was out on the bowling of Ashwin. After this Yuvraj Singh and Deccock shared a 58-run partnership for the third wicket. Yuvraj became the victim of Ashwin by making 18 runs off 22 balls. Hardik batted fast in the last over. He hit three fours and a six.
Punjab made a change, instead of Varun, in Murugan team
Earlier, Kings XI Punjab won the toss and decided to bowl. Punjab made a change in the team, instead of Varun Chakraborty, replaced Murugan Ashwin in the team. At the same time, Mumbai did not make any changes.
Mumbai: Quintan Dikouak (wicketkeeper), Rohit Sharma (captain), Suryakumar Yadav, Yuvraj Singh, Kieron Pollard, Hardik Pandya, Kunal Pandya, Mitchell McLenaghn, Mayank Markandey, Jaspreet Bumrah and Lasith Malinga.
Punjab: Ravichandran Ashwin (captain), Lokesh Rahul (wicketkeeper), Chris Gayle, Mayank Agarwal, Sarfaraz Khan, David Miller, Mandeep Singh, Hardus Viljoen, Murugan Ashwin, Mohammad Shami, Andrew Ti.
@ lionsdenkxip captain @ ashwinravi99 wins the toss and elects to bowl at first Mohali. @ mipaltan skipper @ ImRo45 says that he had batted first. #KXIPvMI #VIVOIPL pic.twitter.com/ZXHEHCOLhZ
– IndianPremierLeague (@IPL) March 30, 2019
Punjab's team did not win last year
In the last season, Punjab's team could not win from Mumbai. Mumbai had won both of its matches against him. In the tournament both teams have played 2-2 matches so far. The first match of Mumbai was defeated by Delhi. In the second match, he defeated Bengaluru. At the same time, Punjab defeated Rajasthan in the first match. In the second match, it was defeated by Kolkata.