Match 56 : MI vs KKR Preview & Report
All Round good performances led Mumbai to finished on top of table, Kolkata knocked out and Hyderabad in for playoffs
56th match of IPL 2019 played between Mumbai Indians vs Kolkata Knight Riders on Sunday, May 5, 2019 at Wankhede Stadium, Mumbai at 8:00 pm IST. Putting into bat first by Mumbai, Kolkata after good start by CA Lynn and S Gill most batsmen failed to rotate strike well and managed to put average total of 133 runs in 20 overs. SL Malinga took 3 wickets and HH Pandya & JJ Bumrah took 2 wickets each for Mumbai. Folloing small target of 134 runs, Mumbai with Q de Kock's quick 30 runs, RG Sharma's fifty and Suryakumar Yadav's quick 27 balls 46* runs made chase easily in 16.1 overs and won the match by huge margins of 9 wickets. Hardik Pandya declared man of the match for his two important wickets.