Chennai Super Kings once again faltered against Mumbai Indians, this time on the bigger occasion of the Qualifier 1. Despite having the home advantage, Chennai could not stop Mumbai from charging into the final. Their batting was sluggish on a difficult wicket, leaving the bowlers very little to defend.
Mumbai Indians will look to achieve a hat-trick of victories against Chennai Super Kings when the teams clash in the first qualifier of IPL 2019 on Tuesday at the MA Chidambaram Stadium. Chennai have traditionally struggled against Mumbai and this season has been no different as they have lost both their home and away games.
Kings XI Punjab and Kolkata Knight Riders will take on each other in what will be a do-or-die contest in match number 52 of the Indian Premier League at Mohali on Friday. Both the teams will need a win to stay in contention as they have 10 points from 12 games. KKR are ahead on net run-rate though.