IPL 2013 Match 53 Highlights: Mumbai Indians vs Kolkata Knight Riders

Mumbai Indians vs Kolkata Knight Riders Highlights of IPL 2013, 53rd T20 Match Played at Wankhede Stadium, Mumbai on 7th May 2013.

# Today’s was 8th win in 12 games for MI. They are 2nd with 16 points

# KKR have lost 8 games out of 12 and remain at 7th in the Points Table

# Gautam Gambhir was out for a 2-ball duck in the first over. He was bowled by Mitchell Johnson

# KKR were 38/1 in 6 overs. 50 came off 45 balls. 100 in 101

# Harbhajan Singh took 3/27 in 4 overs

# Lakshmipathy Balaji started the innings with a maiden over

# Balaji was outstanding in his 3 overs with 0/7 with 1 maiden. However, captain Gautam Gambhir did not give him the fourth over to finish his quota

# MI finished the innings with 25 runs in the final over by Ryan McLaren

# Sachin Tendulkar hit 5 consecutive fours off McLaren

# McLaren was expensive, 2/60 in 4 overs

# Tendulkar made 48 off 28 with 8 fours. He was bowled by Rajat Bhatia

# Dwayne Smith was slow in his batting and made 47 off 53 with 7 fours

# Tendulkar and Smith had an opening wicket partnership of 93 in 13 overs

# Dinesh Karthik ended with 34 not out off 18 balls with 3 fours and 2 sixes

# MI were 41/0 in 6 overs

# There was 17-minute stoppage in play during MI innings as 2 floodlight towers stopped functioning. The delay happened after the completion of 9th over with MI on 63/0

# MI’s 50 came in 42 and 100 in 82. 150 in 116 deliveries

# Ambati Rayudu and Harbhajan Singh were run out without facing a ball. In both dismissals, the batsman at other end was Dinesh Karthik

# This was second diamond duck this season for Rayudu