Resounding victory for Mumbai

2014-05-20 00:00

A CENTURY opening stand between Michael Hussey and Lendl Simmons laid the platform for a resounding 25-run victory for the Mumbai Indians against the Rajasthan Royals in their IPL match at the Sardar Patel Stadium yesterday.

The Australian and the Trinidadian added 120 together in 14.3 overs leading to an imposing total of 178-3 to which the Royals could respond with only 153-8 in the face of the fine spin bowling led by Harbhajan Singh.

Also last night, Kings XI Punjab beat Delhi DareDevils by four wickets. Manan Vohra top-scored for Punjab with 42 runs coming off 19 balls.

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