PBKS vs MI, IPL 2022: Kings (PBKS) on Wednesday beat Mumbai Indians (MI) by 12 runs in match 23 of the of the ongoing IPL 2022 season at the MCA Stadium in Pune. The 23rd match of the 15th season of IPL was played between Mumbai Indians and Punjab Kings. Batting first, Punjab Kings scored 198 runs for the loss of 5 wickets in 20 overs.
In reply, Mumbai Indians could only manage 186 runs in 20 overs for the loss of 9 wickets. Punjab won this match by 12 runs. This is the fifth consecutive defeat of Mumbai Indians this season.
Mumbai Indians had a good start. But Rohit 28 and Kishan have returned to the pavilion in successive overs after scoring three runs. However, after that Brevis and Tilak took over the innings. Brevis returned to the pavilion after scoring 49 runs.
In the ninth over, Mumbai Indians made a comeback in the match. Young South African batsman Devald Brevis, popularly known as ‘Junior de Villiers’ and ‘Baby AB’, hit four sixes off four consecutive balls of Rahul Chahar. Apart from this, a four was also hit. Mumbai scored 29 runs in this over. Tilak Verma was run out after scoring 36 runs. Pollard was run out after scoring 10 runs.
Shikhar Dhawan has scored 70 runs for Punjab. Punjab openers Shikhar Dhawan and Mayank Agarwal have given the team a great start. Mayank and Dhawan shared a 97-run partnership for the first wicket. Bairstow was dismissed for 12 runs in 13 balls. Livingstone scored 2 runs in 3 balls and was bowled by Bumrah.
Dhawan scored 70 off 50 balls with five fours and three sixes and Mayank scored 52 off 32 balls with six fours and two sixes, while Jitesh scored 30 off 15 balls with two fours and two sixes. Played a stormy innings of 15 runs in six balls with the help of sixes.