Kings XI Punjab (KXIP) on Saturday claimed a massive victory over Mumbai Indians by eight wickets at Punjab Cricket Association IS Bindra Stadium, Mohali.
The spectacular batting of opener Lokesh Rahul and one-down batsman Mayank Agarwal, who played a crucial role in winning second match of the Indian Premier League (IPL) 2019.
Dangerous Chris Gayle also contributed in the win by his hard-hitting batting. Chasing down the target of 176, Punjab got a decent start of 53 runs. The first wicket fell of dangerous Gayle who made 40 off 24 balls with four sixes and three fours. After his dismissal, opener KL Rahul and Mayank Agarwal propelled score to 117 in the 14th over. Agarwal was dismissed on 41 off 21 balls.
Mumbai bowlers could not pick a single wicket, resulting in the comfortable win for Punjab. Rahul scored an unbeaten 71 off 57 balls and David Miller made 15 off 10 balls.