Maintaining their winning streak, reigning champions Mumbai Indians (MI) outclassed Kolkata Knight Riders
(KKR) by eight wickets on Friday to reclaim the top spot on the Indian Premier League (IPL) points table.
While it was MI’s sixth win from eight games, KKR suffered their second consecutive and fourth defeat overall
in the ongoing season. Mumbai now have 12 points — the same as Delhi Capitals — from eight matches. But Mumbai
are ahead on net run rate (+1.353) while Delhi Capitals are second with +0.990.MI 149/2 wkts in 16.5 overs
(Quinton de Kock 78, Rohit Sharma 35; Varun Chakravarthy 1/23) beat KKR 148/5 wkts in 20 overs (Pat Cummins
53 not out, Eoin Morgan 39 not out; Rahul Chahar 2/18) by 8 wickets.