IPL Factors Desk: Mumbai Indians have gained six of their eight matches and lead the desk.© BCCI/IPL
Mumbai Indians sailed to victory in match 32 of the Indian Premier League (IPL) 2020 in opposition to Kolkata Knight Riders to go high of the factors desk. Mumbai Indians have 12 factors from eight matches – the identical as 2nd place Delhi Capitals – however are forward of the Shreyas Iyer-led facet on the premise of a superior web run price. The defeat noticed Kolkata Knight Riders, enjoying their first recreation underneath new captain Eoin Morgan, take a beating on their web run price, which can play an important position because the match goes on.
KKR keep fourth, with 4 wins and 4 losses from their eight video games.With all groups having performed eight on the stage, RCB are third, sandwiched with 10 factors between the highest two groups and KKR.
SunRisers Hyderabad, Chennai Tremendous Kings and Rajasthan Royals all have six factors apiece, and will probably be seeking to overtake KKR with a win of their subsequent matches, with solely RR having a worse NRR than the Kolkata-based franchise.
Jasprit Bumrah and Trent Boult picked up a wicket every to maneuver as much as 12 for the season, tying with Jofra Archer and Mohammed Shami behind Kagiso Rabada within the race for the Purple Cap.
Rabada leads the pack comfortably, with 18 scalps in eight matches.
Rahul Chahar took two wickets in two balls on Friday to maneuver as much as 9 scalps within the season. James Pattinson, who has 10 this yr, was rested for the sport.
The race for the Orange Cap noticed little motion in Friday’s recreation. KL Rahul at present leads the run charts with 448 runs within the yr, whereas his Kings XI Punjab opening associate Mayank Agarwal is behind him with 384 runs.
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