Player of the Match
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Match Day

196dThe Report by Alagappan Muthu

Firm Rohit, fiery Pollard gun down 175

Several dropped catches marred Mumbai Indians' fielding effort, but they ran down a target of 175 with Rohit Sharma batting through the chase and Kieron Pollard coming into form

196dArun Venugopal in Mumbai

Mumbai do, undo... and redo

A comedy of errors littered Mumbai's fielding effort, but they still managed to get the last laugh thanks to Rohit Sharma and Kieron Pollard

196dESPNcricinfo staff

Rohit Sharma helps Mumbai pip Kolkata

Mumbai's captain, Rohit Sharma, hit ten boundaries en route to a 49-ball 68 to help his side comfortably crush Kolkata by six wickets in their Indian Twenty20 competition encounter played in Mumbai on Thursday.

196dArun Venugopal

Continuity sets Knight Riders apart

The franchise's success over the last five seasons has been built around consistency of selection and a familial atmosphere within the squad

beating KKR home an away

2

No. of teams including Mumbai that have won both league games against Kolkata Knight Riders in the last three IPL seasons. RCB beat them in both games last year.

One of the three

29

Fifty-plus scores by Rohit sharma in the IPL - equals the most by any batsman. David Warner and Gautam Gambhir have also made 29 such scores.

productive pair

3

Number of fifty stands between Rohit Sharma and Ambati Rayudu in just four innings in this IPL.

Mumbai's opening woes

40

Runs in seven innings added by Mumbai Indians' opening stand other than their one fifty stand, which came against KKR in the away game.

tough, but doable

5-13

Mumbai Indians' win-loss record chasing targets of 175 or more. Two of their five successful chases have come against Knight Riders.

cost: 51 runs

8

Runs Gambhir had scored when Mitchell McCleneghan dropped him off his own bowling. McCleneghan got his wicket after Gambhir made 51 more runs.

Best and the worst

3

Wickets lost by Kolkata Knight Riders in Powerplays in this IPL - the least by any team. Mumbai have lost 12, the most

Bogey team?

5-12

Kolkata Knight Riders' win-loss record against Mumbai Indians - their win-loss ratio of 0.416 against Mumbai is their worst against any team from 3 or more matches.