IPL: Mumbai Indians win toss, opt to field vs KKR

IPL 2017 I wasn't worried about the onslaught launched by Manan Vohra I'm used to it says Bhuvneshwar Kumar

Mumbai Indians pulled off a thrilling four wicket win over Kolkata Knight Riders for their first win in the Indian Premier League here today.

Chasing 179 for victory, Mumbai - who have now won 14 times in their 19 meetings with KKR - were always up against it losing wickets at regular intervals.

Kolkata Knight Riders batsman Chris Lynn led the run scoring charts in the IPL prior to match 10 of the season.

Gambhir praised Pandya (29 not out of 11 balls) and man of the match Nitish Rana (50 of 29 balls) for playing "unbelievable innings".

Skipper Gautam Gambhir, who was forced to go off the field due to dehydration in the last match against Mumbai Indians at the Wankhede Stadium, too joined practice with others.

It remains to be seen whether KKR take off from where they left in the last game or Mumbai put a spanner in their works. Lynn has already undergone a MRI scan.

The Mumbai franchise found themselves in all sorts of trouble needing 60 to win with just 23 balls left after Kieron Pollard had holed out to a wide one from Trent Boult. If the dislocation is confirmed, it is the third time in around 18 months the Queenslander has dislocated the same shoulder.

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Gambhir would have liked it had Rana struck a quick-fire fifty a month ago for Delhi - he was dropped after scores of 5, 5, and 0 - and if he had played more games.

KXIP were going comfortably at 145/4 in 17 overs when Umesh made his presence felt with a flurry of wickets to dismiss Miller and Saha, while Axar Patel (0) became his fourth victim.

In spin department, KKR appear to have an edge over MI who appear to possess a superior pace bowling arsenal with Malinga and New Zealanders Mitchell McCleanaghan and Tim Southee and Australian Mitchell Johnson to call upon, apart from Indians Jasprit Bumrah and Hardik Pandya.

Earlier, a praiseworthy knock of 81 runs (not out) by Manish Pandey propelled KKR to a comfortable total in the end of their innings.

He got two wickets in a same over of Gambhir and Robin Uthappa.

Ankit Rajput (3/37) was the pick of the bowlers while West Indian Sunil Narine (1/22) was the most economical for the visitors.

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