Kolkata Knight Riders vs Mumbai Indians, IPL 2020: Hello and welcome to our coverage of Kolkata Knight Riders vs Mumbai Indians live IPL match from Abu Dhabi. Mumbai Indians defeated Kolkata Knight Riders by 49 runs in the Indian Premier League here on Wednesday. Invited to bat, Mumbai Indians scored 195 for five in the stipulated 20 overs. In reply, KKR were stopped at 146 for nine. The defending champions were well-served by their skipper Rohit Sharma (80) and Suryakumar Yadav (47) as the duo put on a quick 90-run stand for the second wicket. Here you can follow all the score and updates of KKR vs MI IPL match from Abu Dhabi. (SCORECARD) (Stream KKR vs MI)
Mumbai beat Kolkata by 49 runs
23.40 IST: Chahar to Mavi, STUMPED! and Mumbai beat Kolkata by 49 runs
23.33 IST: Pattinson to Cummins, OUT! This time he misses the connection as the ball lands directly into Hardik's safe hands.
23.31 IST: Bumrah to Cummins, SIX! No. 4 from Cummins, this time straight down the ground. Will he be the new finisher for KKR alongside Russell this season.
23.29 IST: Bumrah to Cummins, SIX! Outrageous! Cummins is doing what was expected from Morgan and Russell, counter attacking Bumrah.
23.27 IST: Bumrah to Cummis, SIX! Back to Back sixes for the big man! Cummins is trying to justify his price tag with the bat now.
23.26 IST: Bumrah to Cummis, SIX! What a shot, top-class stuff from the million dollar man as he pulls the short ball of Bumrah for a maximum.
23.25 IST: Boult to Cummins, FOUR! Good shot but it's too late for KKR they need them earlier.
23.22 IST: Boult to Naik, OUT! Short ball and the batsman tries to pull it and Hardik Pandya takes an easy catch, MI is humiliating KKR now.
23.18 IST: Bumrah to Morgan, OUT! BOOM BOOM! Another biggie departs as KKR almost out of the game, only a miracle can help them from this situation.
23.13 IST: Bumrah to Russell, OUT! Bumrah at it's very best, the yorker king is back and destroys Russell stumps.
23.11 IST: Boult to Russell, FOUR! Edged and it races away for a boundary through covers. Russell has shifted his gear now.
23.10 IST: Boult to Russell, FOUR! FULL TOSS and Russell hammers it over cover for a boundary.
23:06 IST: Pattinson to Morgan, SIX. Length ball, in his slot and Morgan dispatches it high and over deep midwicket fence for a maximum.
23:01 IST: What an over! Bumrah only concedes four runs in his second over.
22.53 IST: Pollard to Rana, OUT! Rana slices it over the mid-off and Hardik Pandya takes a stunning catch to end the innings of Rana.
22.50 IST: Pollard to Morgan, FOUR! Slower one and the southpaw picks it well to cut it through gap for a boundary.
22.45 IST: Chahar to Karthik, OUT! DK tries to sweep and misses the completely and gets plumbed in front of the wicket. Big blow for KKR
22.34 IST: Krunal to Rana, FOUR! Short ball and Rana anticipates it well and launches it into the gap for a four.
22.32 IST: Krunal to Karthik, FOUR! Little bit of room and DK sliced it beautifully to get another boundary.
22.28 IST: Chahar to Karthik, FOUR! ELEGANT! It was fullish and DK drives it beautifully into the gap for a boundary.
22.24 IST: Pollard to Karthik, FOUR! CHEEKY! DK cuts it into the gap as the ball races away for a boundary.
22.20 IST: Chahar to Rana, SIX! In the slot and Rana plays it beautifully over mid-off for a biggie. Good intent from the southpaw.
22.15 IST: Pattinson to Narine, OUT! EDGED and TAKEN! Short ball and Narine tries to pulls it but gets an outside edge. De Kock takes a tough catch as KKR lose both their openers.
22.12 IST: Pattinson to DK, FOUR! SLAPPED! The batsman shifts his weight and slaps it hard for a boundary through covers.
22.05 IST: Boult to DK, FOUR! EXQUISITE! Little bit of room and DK drives it through deep extra cover for a boundary.
22.02 IST: Boult to Gill, OUT! Short Ball and Gill tried hard to keep it down but it landed into Pollard's safe hands.
21.59 IST: Pattinson to Narine, SIX! Full and on the pads and Narine just flicks it over mid-wicket for a biggie.
21.54 IST: Boult to Gill, DOT BALL! Excellent stuff from the Kiwi pacer, maiden over to start the innings.
* Trent Boult to start proceedings with the ball for MI
* Gill and Narine to open for KKR
21.36 IST: Mavi to Pollard DOUBLE! MI score 195/5 in 20 overs
21.32 IST: Mavi to Pollard, FOUR! Full toss and Pollard slams it over mid-wicket for a boundary.
* Mavi to bowl the final over not Cummins
21.24 IST: Russell to Hardik, HIT WICKET! Pandya was too deep in the crease and clips the stumps himself with the bat.
21.18 IST: Mavi to Rohit, OUT! FINALLY! A low full toss and Rohit didn't time it well as Cummins takes an easy catch.
21.14 IST: Mavi to Rohit, SIX! Short ball and Rohit slams another one for a biggie. KKR bowlers are not learning from their mistakes and bowling constant short deliveries to Rohit.
21.11 IST: Cummins to Hardik, SIX! KUNG FU PANDYA is on fire. this time a better result .
21.09 IST: Cummins to Hardik, FOUR! Same Ball Shot Same Result, Cummins under a lot of pressure, he is not getting his length right.
21.07 IST: Cummins to Hardik, FOUR! SMACKED! Hardik Pandya special, excellent timing and in the gap at deep mid-wicket for a boundary.
* Hardik Pandya comes into bat
20.57 IST: Narine to Tiwary, OUT! The crucial wicket at this stage but the more powerful batsman are next in line to bat. Tiwary departs for 21
20.52 IST: Cummins to Tiwary, SIX! Clears his front foot and sends the ball over long-on for a biggie. CUMMINS under pressure
20.47 IST: Kuldeep to Rohit, SIX! Hitman dances down the ground and hits it straight for a six.
20.45 IST: Kuldeep to Rohit, SIX! BEAUTY! Short ball and Rohit gets enough time in the world to hammer it for a six.
20.38 IST: Sandeep to Rohit, FOUR! Short and wide and Rohit gets enough room to muscles it for a boundary.
20.28 IST: Narine to Rohit, RUN OUT! SURYAKUMAR YADAV! Risky second run and Yadav was short of the crease as Morgan grabs the ball nicely to destroy the stumps.
20.11 IST: Kuldeep to Surya, SIX! MAGNIFICENT! The batsman dances down the ground and generates enough power to hit it over covers for a maximum.
20.06 IST: Russell to Rohit, SIX! Poor bowling from KKR, another short ball and this time the result is six. Not a place to bowl to HITMAN.
20.05 IST: Russell to Rohit, FOUR! Short ball and Rohit pulls it effortlessly for once bounce four.
19.59 IST: Narine to Surya, FOUR! The batsman dances down the ground and lofts it over mid-wicket for a boundary. Welcome to the attack Narine.
19.57 IST: Cummins to Rohit, SIX! Poor bowling from the Aussie, another one in Rohit's range and he powered it over long-on for a biggie.
19.53 IST: Cummins to Rohit, SIX! HITMAN SPECIAL! The MI skipper welcomes the million-dollar man with a massive six over mid-wicket.
* Pat Cummins into the attack
19.46 IST: Sandeep to Surya, FOUR! EXQUISITE! Over mid-wicket for a lovely boundary. Fourth off the over Sandeep under pressure.
19.44 IST: Sandeep to Surya, FOUR! On the pads and flicked away for a boundary through deep mid-wicket.
19.42 IST: Sandeep to Surya, FOUR! LUCKY! Edged and it misses the stumps and races away for a boundary.
19.41 IST: Mavi to Rohit, DOT BALL! Excellent over from the young pacer maiden and a wicket.
19.37 IST: Mavi to De Kock, OUT! In the air for a long time and the fielder gets enough time to get under it. Good start from the young Knight
* Shivam Mavi to bowl from the other end.
19.30 IST: Sandeep to Rohit, SIX! Over sweeper cover for the first six of the game, Many more to come. 8 runs from the over.
19.29 IST: INTERESTING! Sandeep Warrier to start with the new ball
19.27 IST: Rohit Sharma and Quinton de Kock to open the innings for MI
19.26 IST: KKR players are on the field
19.10 IST: Playing XIs of both teams are out
Mumbai Indians (Playing XI): Rohit Sharma(c), Quinton de Kock(w), Suryakumar Yadav, Saurabh Tiwary, Hardik Pandya, Kieron Pollard, Krunal Pandya, James Pattinson, Rahul Chahar, Trent Boult, Jasprit Bumrah
19.02 IST: No change in Mumbai playing XI
19.00 IST: Kolkata Knight Riders skipper Dinesh Karthik wins toss and opts to field against Mumbai Indians
18.56 IST: Iconic game for the Mumbai Indians' legend
18.42 IST: The big man is here and looks in the mood to enthral the league
18.31 IST: Key battles to look out for
Narine 🆚 Rohit: Our Knight got the better of him on 6 occasions 💪— KolkataKnightRiders (@KKRiders) September 23, 2020
DK 🆚 Bumrah: Strike rate on 🔥
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18.17 IST: Will Russell Mania strikes again versus Mumbai Indians?
How many of you remember this Russell Mania at Eden Gardens - 80*(40) against #MumbaiIndians ?— IndianPremierLeague (@IPL) September 23, 2020
What does Dre Russ have in store for #KKR today?
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18.10 IST: KKR look all prepared for their opening game
While we wait for the Knights to start their 🏆 hunt, here's a sneak peek into this year's #Dream11IPL preparation!#KnightClub #KKRHaiTaiyaar @StarSportsIndia @SanjanaGanesan pic.twitter.com/WSKGYS2Q5q— KolkataKnightRiders (@KKRiders) September 23, 2020
18.02 IST: Two friends will collide against each other in the mega clash at Abu Dhabi.
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