Mumbai Indians held their nerve to survive a brutal assault from David Miller and a couple of late blows from Praveen Kumar to beat Kings XI Punjab by 4 runs in an exciting thriller at the Wankhede Stadium. Kings XI Punjab despite losing many wickets never gave it up in their run chase and almost pulled off an unlikely victory.
The match between Pune Warriors and Kings XI Punjab at Chandigarh on Sunday was among the most closely-contested games of this season. Not surprisingly it needed two moderately gifted sides to produce a thrilling encounter. In a game where both sides put up their best batting effort even as their bowlers struggled
Pakistan laboured to a 3-wicket win with 8 balls to spare despite chasing a modest target of 235 against an average South African bowling attack. The Durban pitch was slow and there was hardly any lateral movement for the quicks.