Mumbai Indians beat Kolkata Knight Riders by 13 runs    AFP
Mumbai Indians beat Kolkata Knight Riders by 13 runs AFP

Mumbai Indians (MI) maintained their unbeaten streak against Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR) in the Indian Premier League (IPL), winning their seventh consecutive game. Match 37 at Wankhede saw a Suryakumar Yadav-inspired Mumbai set a competitive target of 182 under hot and humid conditions. In reply, Kolkata had a rough ride, with their batsmen getting starts but failing to push their side beyond the barrier. Dinesh Karthik remained unbeaten on 36 and Robin Uthappa got a fifty, but could not deny Mumbai gain their 17th win over Kolkata in IPL. Hardik Pandya was the star for Mumbai, picking 2 wickets and scoring 36 valuable runs. Here are the marks out of 10 for both sides.

Players Performance Marks out of 10
Jasprit Bumrah 4-0-34-1 4
Suryakumar Yadav 59 (39) 7
Krunal Pandya 14 (11), 3-0-29-1 6
Hardik Pandya 35 (20), 4-0-19-2 8
Rohit Sharma 11 (11) 3
Ishan Kishan DNB 0
Mitchell McClenaghan 4-0-30-1 3
Ben Cutting 2-0-23-0 2
Mayank Markande 3-0-25-1 5
JP Duminy 13 (11) 4
Evin Lewis 43 (28) 6

 

Players Performance Marks Out of 10
Sunil Narine 5 (4), 4-0-35-2 5
Dinesh Karthik 36 (26)*, 1c 6
Shubman Gill 7 (5) 2
Piyush Chawla 3-0-35-0 2
Kuldeep Yadav 2-0-17-0 3
Prasidh Krishna 4-0-39-0 1.5
Chris Lynn 17 (13) 2
Nitish Rana 31 (27), 2-0-17-0 5
Robin Uthappa 54 (35) 6
Andre Russell 9 (10), 2-0-12-2 5
Mitchell Johnson 3-0-25-0 2

Brief Scores:

Mumbai Indians 181 for 4 [Suryakumar Yadav 59 (39), Evin Lewis 43 (28), Hardik Pandya 35 (20)*; Andre Russell 2-0-12-2] beat Kolkata Knight Riders 168 for 6 [Robin Uthappa 54 (35), Dinesh Karthik 36* (26); Hardik Pandya 4-0-19-2] by 13 runs.