Punjab Kings face Mumbai Indians tonight-Here is a glimpse of the teams
Reeling from defeat, both Punjab Kings and Mumbai Indians are at a crucial point in the tournament. Though it is still too early for the positions to be decided, Punjab Kings is at the bottom of the points table since it has been facing consecutive defeats after their victory in the first match against Rajasthan Royals. Mumbai Indians played 4 matches and emerged victorious in two of them. Today’s match is a perfect setup for both teams to get back on track but, as always, there can be only one winner.
The defending champions lost the first match against Royal Challengers Bangalore but managed to defeat Kolkata Knight Riders and Sunrisers Hyderabad in the next two matches. In their previous encounter against Delhi Capitals, the captain Rohit Sharma stood his ground and managed to score 44 runs for the team and besides him, Surya Kumar Yadav, Ishan Kishan, and Jayant Yadav were the only players running that scored double digits contributing to a total of 137 runs. Delhi Capitals team chased the score with ease resulting in the defeat of Mumbai Indians.
Punjab Capitals share a different story than Mumbai Indians. PBKS won their first encounter against Rajasthan Royals and suffered three losses in every match thereafter. The team had been struggling to secure a victory since then and today’s match will be a perfect setup to regain a morale boost. Although it is a tough job to beat the defending champions, the Punjab Kings team has some of the best players for the job.
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