Mumbai: Mumbai Indians and Royal Challengers Bangalore clashed in the 18th league match of the IPL today. Bangalore won the toss and elected to bowl.
Accordingly, the first-placed Mumbai Indians scored 151 for 6 in the allotted 20 overs.
Ishant Kishan scored 26 and captain Rohit Sharma 26.
Suriyakumar Yadav was unbeaten on 68 off 37 balls with 5 fours and 6 sixes.
Hasaranga and Herschelle Patel took 2 wickets each for Bangalore.
Following this, Bangalore set a target of 152 for victory. Captain Du Plessis and Anuj Rawat were the opening pair. Du Plessis was out for 16 as he added 50 for the first wicket.
Next, Virat Kohli teamed up with Anuj Rawat. The pair played responsibly. Anuj Rawat was out for 66. Virat Kohli was out for 48.
In the end, Bangalore won by 152 runs for the loss of 3 wickets. This is the 3rd victory of the Bangalore team. Following Chennai in the current IPL series, the Mumbai team has suffered 4 consecutive defeats