[caption id="attachment_596497" align="aligncenter" width="628"]<a href="https://www.cricketcountry.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/04/Brendon-McCullum-Rohit-Sharma-Mumbai-Indians-vs-Gujarat-Lions-IPL-2017.jpg"><img class="size-full wp-image-596497" alt="Brendon McCullum and Rohit Sharma share smiles after the game BCCI" src="https://www.cricketcountry.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/04/Brendon-McCullum-Rohit-Sharma-Mumbai-Indians-vs-Gujarat-Lions-IPL-2017.jpg" width="628" height="355" /></a> Brendon McCullum and Rohit Sharma share smiles after the game BCCI[/caption] <p></p> <p></p><a href="https://www.cricketcountry.com/teams/mumbai-indians" target="_blank">Mumbai Indians</a> (MI) edged past <a href="https://www.cricketcountry.com/teams/gujarat-lions" target="_blank">Gujarat Lions</a> (GL) in match 16 of <a href="https://www.cricketcountry.com/tag/IPL" target="_blank">Indian Premier League</a> (IPL) 2017. Nitish Rana was adjudged Man of the Match for scoring a timely half-century to set the stage in a pursuit of 177 runs. <a href="https://www.cricketcountry.com/players/rohit-sharma" target="_blank">Rohit Sharma</a> and <a href="https://www.cricketcountry.com/players/kieron-pollard" target="_blank">Kieron Pollard</a> then added 68 runs for the fourth wicket to seal the deal. With this win, MI move to the top of IPL 2017 points table, while GL are positioned second-last after their losing their third match in 4 matches. However, this was MI's maiden victory over GL in IPL. Let us have a look at the top highlights. <strong><a title="Mumbai Indians Vs Gujarat Lions Match 16 - T20" href="https://www.cricketcountry.com/series/indian-premier-league-2017-200487/live-scores/mumbai-indians-vs-gujarat-lions-match-16-183393-summary.html" target="_blank">LIVE CRICKET SCORECARD: Mumbai Indians vs Gujarat Lions Match 16</a></strong> <p></p> <p></p><b>McCullum continues having fun</b>: After his entertaining 49 in the last match, Brendon McCullum played another gem of innings to set up a big target for MI. He blasted 6 fours and 3 fours before Lasith Malinga cleaned him up with a peach of a yorker. <p></p> <p></p><b>Karthik calls vintage Karthik</b>: Karthik was in a great touch in the domestic circuit. However, he continued his rich form in IPL as well, scoring 47, 30, 3 in the last three matches. Against MI, he was seen putting low full-tosses in the gap. He remained unbeaten on 48 off 26 with the helped 2 sixes and 2 fours. <strong><a href="https://www.cricketcountry.com/news/live-ipl-2017-score-mumbai-indians-vs-gujarat-lions-ipl-10-match-16-596356" target="_blank">Live cricket updates: Mumbai Indians vs Gujarat Lions Match 16</a></strong> <p></p> <p></p><b>McClenaghan and Harbhajan contain onslaught</b>: Amidst the rampage, Harbhajan Singh and Mitchell McClenaghan took 3 wickets, conceding only 46 sixes off 8 overs between them. <p></p> <p></p><b>Raina - Harbhajan's bunny</b>: Harbhajan Singh has dismissed Suresh Raina five times in IPL. All in all, Raina faced 10 deliveries against the off-spinner but could not score a boundary. In the pursuit of clearing the boundary line, Raina stepped down the track only to find Rohit Sharma are cover-point. <strong><a href="https://www.cricketcountry.com/news/ipl-2017-mumbai-indians-mi-register-maiden-victory-over-gujarat-lions-gl-in-ipl-10-match-16-596464" target="_blank">IPL 2017: Mumbai Indians (MI) register maiden victory over Gujarat Lions (GL), in IPL 10 match 16</a></strong> <p></p> <p></p><b>Rohit takes a stunner</b>: Rohit had to run back when Raina could not get enough elevation. He jumped back at the last moment to get rid of the opposition captain. <p></p> <p></p><b>Smith's duck by chance</b>: Dwayne Smith has been dismissed the most number of times in T20 cricket. He walked back without disturbing the scoreboard 24 times. <p></p> <p></p><b>Finch's luggage goes missing</b>: "Finchy misses out, unfortunately, his kit bag didn't arrive," said Raina at the toss. Well, such things only happen in IPL. <p></p> <p></p><b>Rana gets Orange Cap</b>: In MI's last match against GL, Rana had bludgeoned 70 off 36. Today, he played as many deliveries to score a resolute 53, including 4 fours on 2 sixes. However, he faced a lucky escape early in his innings, as Jason Roy dropped a catch on the leg-side. <p></p> <p></p><b>Rohit finally gets going</b>: After scoring 9 runs in 4 matches, Rohit finally found his from. He scored an unbeaten 40 off 29 to gift his team fourth consecutive win. Pollard and he scored 11th 50-plus stand the most by any MI pair.