In the 13th season of IPL, 27 matches were played in the name of Mumbai Indians. Mumbai beat Delhi Capitals by five wickets in Abu Dhabi. Mumbai lost 5 wickets in 19.4 overs to complete the target of 163.
Mumbai tops after beating Delhi
Mumbai Indians have won for the fifth time and are top of the table with 10 points. This was their seventh match. Delhi also has 10 points in the same number of matches. This is Delhi’s second defeat.
Dhawan hits 38th half century of IPL career
Delhi Capitals scored 162 for 4 in 20 overs against Mumbai Indians. Shikhar Dhawan hit an unbeaten 69 off 52 balls with the help of 6 fours and 1 six, hitting the 38th fifty of his IPL career. Captain Shreyas Aiyar also contributed 42 runs. For Mumbai, Krunal Pandya took 2 wickets and Trent Bolt took 1 wicket.
Delhi won the toss and elected to bat. Delhi have made 2 changes in their squad. Alex Carey and Ajinkya Rahane have been named in the squad to replace Rishabh Pant and Shimron Hatmeyer. While Mumbai have not made any changes in their squad.