IPL 4: Deccan prove perfect spoilers for Mumbai
Mumbai: Deccan Chargers shocked title contenders Mumbai Indians beating them by 10 runs in an IPL match on Saturday.
After scoring a modest 135 for six, courtesy 23 runs off the last over bowled by Munaf Patel, the Chargers restricted MI to 125 for 8. Amit Mishra who scored 18 off only six balls hit Munaf for four consecutive boundaries.
For MI, skipper Sachin Tendulkar scored a sedate 37 which wasn`t enough.
Brief Scores: Deccan Chargers 135/6 (Shikhar Dhawan 27 not out, Kumar Sangakkara 27, Amit MIshra 18 not out, Dhawal Kulkarni 3/26). Mumbai Indians 125/8 (S Tendulkar 37, Kieron Pollard 24, Anand Rajan 3/27, Ishant Sharma 2/30, Amit Mishra 1/18). DC won by 10 runs.