IPL Live Updates Punjab Kings jump in Points Table of IPL 2022 by defeating Mumbai Indians, made place in top-3
With this defeat, all avenues for Mumbai Indians to progress in the tournament are almost closed. While Punjab Kings beat Mumbai Indians to register their third win in five matches and move up to the third position in the table. The team of Mumbai Indians, facing defeat in a total of 5 matches played so far, remains at the last position in the points table.
|Team||match||Victory||Garland||Tie||no result||Points||net runrate|
|Kolkata Knight Riders||5||3||2||0||0||6||+0.446|
|Lucknow Super Giants||5||3||2||0||0||6||+0.174|
|Royal Challengers Bangalore||5||3||2||0||0||6||+0.006|
|Chennai Super Kings||5||1||4||0||0||0||-0.745|
Mumbai will now need to win eight out of nine matches to avoid elimination and it looks impossible considering their weak bowling. The only positive for Mumbai was the batting of Brevis. He did not spare any bowler from Punjab. Brevis, popularly known as ‘Baby AB’, also took 29 runs in an over. He missed the half-century by just one run.
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At the other end, Tilak also left a mark of his performance. He played 6 with Brevis. Partnered for 84 runs in 5 overs, but after the dismissal of both, the match again went out of Mumbai’s JD. Suryakumar Yadav scored 43 runs in 30 balls while Kieron Pollard added 10 runs in 11 balls. Mumbai needed 33 runs in the last three overs but Kagiso Rabada dismissed Surya in the 19th over, ending Mumbai’s true hopes.
Earlier, Punjab Kings scored 198 for five with the help of half-centuries from captain Mayank Agarwal and veteran Shikhar Dhawan.