MI vs PBKS IPL Score: Aiden Markram in action vs Mumbai Indians.© BCCI/IPL
Mumbai Indians (MI) skipper Rohit Sharma has won the toss and elected to bowl vs Punjab Kings (PBKS) in Match 42 of the Indian Premier League (IPL) at the Sheikh Zayed Stadium in Abu Dhabi on Tuesday. Mumbai made two changes as Ishan Kishan and Adam Milne got dropped and Saurabh Tiwary and Nathan Coulter-Nile made their way in the playing XI. For Punjab Kings, Mandeep Singh has replaced injured Mayank Agarwal in the playing XI. The Rohit Sharma-led MI have lost all the three matches since the tournament resumed in the UAE and they are at the seventh position in the points table with four wins. Punjab Kings, on the other hand are coming after a win against SunRisers Hyderabad in their previous match after which they moved up to fifth spot. Both the teams have eight points but Punjab have a better net run-rate and either of them can reach a maximum of 16 points. (LIVE SCORECARD)
IPL 2021 Live Score Updates Between Mumbai Indians vs Punjab Kings, straight from Sheikh Zayed Stadium, Abu Dhabi
Rahul Chahar Provides Breakthrough!
Chahar to Markram, OUT Bowled. A wicket finally for Mumbai Indians. PBKS scored 4 boundaries in last eight balls and they were going strong for a good finish.
Markram b Rahul Chahar 42(29) (4s-6)
Boult to Markram, FOUR, deep point. Back to back boundaries for Markram. 50 partnership also comes up between Markram and Hooda.
Markram, Hooda Eye For Good Finish!
After 14 overs, Punjab Kings are at 90/4 with Aiden MArkram and Deepak Hooda are eyeing for a good finish.
PBKS 90/4 in 14 overs
Trent Boult to Deepak Hooda, SIX, brilliant pickup and timing. PBKS need him to fire today.
Coulter-Nile to Markram, cover drive and FOUR, to deep extra cover. Poor length from Coulter-Nile.
Rahul Chahar to Aiden Markram, FOUR to deep extra cover. Flighted ball and the batsman made no mistake.
Bumrah to Nicholas Pooran, OUT LBW and Pooran has wasted a review as well. Fourth wicket goes down for Punjab and Mumbai Indians are off to an amazing start in this game.
Pooran lbw b Bumrah 2(3)
PBKS 48/4 in 7.3 overs
Pollard to Gayle, OUT, caught by Hardik Pandya. Pollard has delivered as a bowler today. Universe boss has to depart.
Chris Gayle c Hardik Pandya b Kieron Pollard 1(4)
KL Rahul’s Amazing Form vs MI!
KL Rahul’s last six innings vs Mumbai Indians- 94, 71*, 100*, 17, 77, 60*
Krunal Pandya to Mandeep Singh, appeal for lbw and yes the umpire has given him OUT. First wicket falls for Punjab.Mandeep lbw b Krunal Pandya 15(14) (4s-2)
PBKS Off To Good Start!
Bumrah to Mandeep Singh, bouncer and FOUR, to fine leg. Another big over for PBKS, 11 runs from it.
PBKS 32/0 in 4 overs
Classic Cover Drive!
Bumrah to Rahul, FOUR, to deep extra cover. Another classic cover drive from KL Rahul.
Krunal Pandya to Mandeep Singh, FOUR, to deep extra cover. Nine runs from the third over.
PBKS 21/0 in 3 overs
Boult to Rahul, FOUR to the off side. Class!!
Good 1st Over From Krunal!
Good over from Krunal Pandya. Captain trusted a spinner instead of pacers like Jasprit Bumrah and Trent Boult and Krunal bowled well in his first over.
Players are in the middle Mandeep Singh is the new opener with Punjab Kings skipper KL Rahul. Krunal Pandya is bowling the first over for Mumbai Indians.
Krunal Pandya to KL Rahul, Just a single on the first ball.
Mandeep Singh Replaces Injured Mayank Agarwal In PBKS Playing XI!
Punjab Kings Playing XI: KL Rahul(w/c), Mandeep Singh, Chris Gayle, Aiden Markram, Nicholas Pooran, Deepak Hooda, Harpreet Brar, Nathan Ellis, Mohammed Shami, Ravi Bishnoi, Arshdeep Singh
— Punjab Kings (@PunjabKingsIPL) September 28, 2021
Ishan Kishan, Adam Milne Misses Out From MI Playing XI!
Mumbai Indians Playing XI: Rohit Sharma(c), Quinton de Kock(w), Suryakumar Yadav, Saurabh Tiwary, Krunal Pandya, Hardik Pandya, Kieron Pollard, Nathan Coulter-Nile, Rahul Chahar, Jasprit Bumrah, Trent Boult
Here’s our Playing XI that will take on the Punjab Kings
— Mumbai Indians (@mipaltan) September 28, 2021
MI Win Toss, Opt To Bowl vs PBKS!
Mumbai Indian have won the toss and elected to bowl vs Punjab Kings.
Tough Playoff Race For MI And PBKS!
Punjab Kings are at the fifth spot in the points table with 8 points while Mumbai Indians sit the seventh position with same 8 points. In order to qualify they not only have to win their remaining games but also sit in a fray for other team’s result.
Hello and Welcome!
Hello and welcome to our live coverage of match 42 of the Indian Premier League where Mumbai Indians will take on Punjab Kings in Abu Dhabi. Both teams are tied at eight points. While Mumbai Indians are looking to put an end on their losing streak in the UAE, Punjab Kings will be eyeing to carry on the winning run after getting the better of SRH in their previous fixture.
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