Lasith Malinga came back to end a 128 run opening partnership between Mahela Jayawardene and Brendon McCullum as Mumbai Indians fought back against Kochi Tuskers Kerala in match 13 of IPL-4 at the Wankhede stadium on Friday.
McCullum and Jayawardene took control of the Kochi innings against Mumbai as they chased 183 for victory.
Mumbai skipper Sachin Tendulkar scored a splendid 100 of 66 balls as his side progressed to a mamoth total of 182/2 at the end of their innings.
Sachin Tendulkar and Ambati Rayudu took the Kochi Tuskers Kerala bowlers to sword for the Mumbai Indians in match 13 of IPL-4 at the Wankhede stadium on Friday.
Earlier, Tendulkar and Davy Jacobs added 61 runs for the first wicket before Jacobs was bowled by Raiphi Gomez.
Andrew Symonds will be making his debut for Mumbai Indians as Mahela Jayawardene, captain of Kochi Tuskers Kerala won the toss and elected to bat first in match 13 of IPL-4 at the Wankhede stadium on Friday.
VVS Laxman was left out of Kochi's playing eleven at the eleventh hour because of an injury.
Newcomers Kochi Tuskers have lost both their matches in the competition and will have their task cut out against Mumbai Indians who have a 100% record so far having beaten the Delhi Daredevils and Royal Challengers Bangalore.
Kochi on the other hand have gone down to Royal Challengers as well as Pune Warriors India.