Nagraj Gollapudi is an assistant editor at ESPNcricinfo
At Kolkata, April 19, 2010. Kolkata Knight Riders won by nine wickets. ‡Mumbai Indians 133-8 (20 overs) (S. S. Tiwary 46); Kolkata Knight Riders 135-1 (17.3 overs) (S. C. Ganguly 42, B. B. McCullum 57*). MoM: M. Kartik.
Kolkata secured an easy victory in the only dead rubber of the third IPL season, against an understrength Mumbai team lacking Tendulkar and four other regulars ahead of the semi-final.