Kieron Pollard scored a magnificent unbeaten 87 as Mumbai Indians beat Chennai Super Kings by 4 wickets in Delhi on Saturday.
Quinton de Kock returned to form by scoring an unbeaten 70 as Mumbai Indians registered a seven wicket win over Rajasthan Royals on Thursday. The loss was a disappointing one for the Royals, who had beaten KKR in their last match.
Punjab skipper KL Rahul led from the front by scoring an unbeaten half-century as Punjab Kings defeat Mumbai Indians by 9 wickets at the MA Chidambaram Stadium in Chennai on Friday.
After being asked to bat first by PBKS skipper Rahul, Mumbai Indians lost Quinton de Kock early, caught at mid-on by Moises Henriques off Deepak Hooda.
Ishan Kishan who was promoted to No 3 ahead of Suryakumar Yadav failed to get going as he edged a Ravi Bishnoi delivery to wicket keeper Rahul behind the stumps.
The pair of Rohit Sharma and Yadav resurrected the innings with a solid 79 run stand for the second wicket before the latter perished to Bishnoi top-edging a reverse sweep to Chris Gayle for 33. Mohammed Shami then claimed the prize scalp of Rohit caught at deep square leg for a brilliant 63. His knock came off 52 balls with five fours and two sixes.
The Pandya brothers struggled to get going and the duo fell cheaply again. Kieron Pollard remained unbeaten on 16, as Mumbai Indians Indians ended up with 131/6.
Mohammed Shami and Ravi Bishnoi claimed 2 wickets each for Punjab Kings.
Chasing 132, PBKS openers KL Rahul and Mayank Agarwal got their team off to a fantastic start. The pair added 53 runs for the opening stand before Agarwal miscued a lofted shot off Rahul Chahar to Suryakumar Yadav at long on for 25.
Rahul along with Gayle put on an unbeaten 79-run stand for the second wicket to take Punjab to a comfortable 9 wicket win.
PBKS skipper Rahul was declared the Man of the Match.
Leg spinner Amit Mishra claimed 4/24 as Delhi Capitals beat Mumbai Indians by 6 wickets in Chennai on Tuesday.
Kieron Pollard slammed an unbeaten 35 and leg spinner Rahul Chahar claimed 3/19 as Mumbai Indians notched up a 13 run win over Sunrisers Hyderabad in Chennai on Saturday.
Rahul Chahar claimed four wickets as Mumbai Indians registered a stunning 10 run victory over Kolkata Knight Riders at the MA Chidambaram Stadium in Chennai on Tuesday.