IPL 2019 - Indians beat Knight Riders
May 6, 2019
Mumbai Indians won their match against Kolkata Knight Riders by 9 wickets yesterday. Kolkata Knight Riders are now out of the tournament.
Mumbai Indians won the toss and chose to bowl first. KKR made 133 runs for a loss of 7 wickets and MI reached the target with 23 balls left. Rohit Sharma contributed 55 runs and Suryakumar Yadav 46 runs.
Hardik Pandya won the Man of the Match title.
In the other match Kings XI Punjab defeated Chennai Super Kings by 6 wickets while casing a score of 171 runs. KL Rahul won the Man of the Match title after smashing 71 runs off 36 balls.
The play offs will start from tomorrow with the first match being Mumbai Indians Vs Chennai Super Kings in Qualifier 1. Chennai Super Kings are the defending champions.
Social media users shared their views on the match outcome.
Vignesh tweeted,Replying to @ChennaiIPL As a csk fan,I want mi to win so that csk will be pushed to 2nd place (which is lucky for most of the teams) and no no.1 team have Ever won a cupDirect message
Tharunâ€ wrote,Replying to @ChennaiIPL I dont know if this is a good news for India, but CSK fans will be happy to hear that Kedar Jadhav is injured and wont be playing rest of the IPL.