Mumbai Indians vs Kings XI Punjab, Indian Premier League 2020 Match 13: In Pics
KXIP opt to bowl against MI
KL Rahul-led Kings XI Punjab won the toss and opted to bowl first against defending champions Mumbai Indians in Match 13 of the ongoing season of the Indian Premier League (IPL) at the Sheikh Zayed Cricket Stadium in Abu Dhabi on Thursday.
The two teams have faced each other in a total of 24 IPL matches, with Mumbai Indians emerging victorious on 13 occasions and KXIP winning 11 of them.
The Mumbai-based franchise also holds a better record than Kings XI Punjab as far as the last five meetings between the two sides are concerned. Rohit Sharma's side has won three of the last five clashes against the Punjab-based team.(Image Credits: Twitter/@IPL)
Kings XI Punjab - Playing XI
The KL Rahul-led side has made one change in their Playing XI for their IPL 2020 tie against four-time champions Mumbai Indians. Krishnappa Gowtham has been roped in place of M Ashwin.Punjab have once again headed into the clash without their swashbuckling batsman Chris Gayle.
Kings XI Punjab have named Glenn Maxwell, Nicholas Pooran, James Neesham and Sheldon Cottrell as their four overseas players for the match.(Image Credits: Twitter/@IPL)
Mumbai Indians- Playing XI
Mumbai Indians are going into the clash against Kings XI Punjab with an unchanged Playing XI in their IPL 2020 tie in Abu Dhabi.The four-time winners have headed into Match 13 of the lucrative T20 tournament with Quinton de Kock, Kieron Pollard, James Pattinson and Trent Boult as their four overseas players.
Mumbai Indians end Powerplay at 41/2
Sheldon Cottrell removes Quinton de Kock for duck
Suryakumar Yadav falls for 10
Mumbai Indians' Suryakumar Yadav falls cheaply for 10. Rohit Sharma (10) swept the fifth ball of the fourth over towards fine leg and looked to take a single, only to see Mohammad Shami collect the ball and catch Suryakumar Yadav short of his ground with a direct hit.(Image Credits: Twitter/@lionsdenkxip)