Punjab Kings, on the other hand, are happy with the victory after a hat-trick of defeats.
Preeti G Zinta Tweeted #PBKSvsMI
Finally something to celebrate in my quarantine as it’s pretty tough to stay locked up in a room without a window for a week. Tonight was all about team work & it was awesome to see such a strong & dominant performance from the boys 👊 #PBKSvsMI #ting @PunjabKingsIPL @klrahul11 pic.twitter.com/ypEKJKGTTd
— Preity G Zinta (@realpreityzinta) April 23, 2021
Punjab beat Mumbai Indians by 9 wickets. After this victory, Punjab Kings has reached the fifth position in the points table.
The pair of KL Rahul and Chris Gayle fell heavily on the team of hitman Rohit Sharma and together they took the field by storm. Punjab bowlers bowled out Mumbai for 131 runs. Punjab had set a target of 132 for victory.
Punjab’s Mohammad Shami and Ravi Bishnoi took 2-2 wickets each. KL Rahul scored 60 and Mayank Agarwal 25 runs. Chris Gayle, who came next, played an explosive game. He scored 43 off 35 balls to lead the team to victory.
Mayank Agarwal was caught out and returned with just 25 runs. In the Orange Cap, there is a clash between KL Rahul and Shikhar Dhawan. Currently, Shikhar Dhawan of Delhi is in the first position and KL Rahul of Punjab is in the second position.
Punjab has played 5 matches so far. If they win 2 matches, they have to accept defeat in three matches.
KLrahul 60 and 43 from Chris
And that’s that from Chennai.
— IndianPremierLeague (@IPL) April 23, 2021
Also Read This | RCB beat Delhi Capitals by 1 run IPL Updates 2021