New Delhi | Jagran Sports Desk: Mumbai Indians beat Kings XI Punjab by 48-runs in game 13 of the Indian Premier League at the Sheikh Zayed Stadium in Abu Dhabi on Thursday. With the win, Mumbai Indians have taken top spot in the points table while Punjab has been puched to sixth position.

Batting first, skipper Rohit Sharma's 70 off 45 balls helped the team put up a target of 192 despite a slow start in the powerplay. Chasing the target, Punjab's much-talked about batting line up came a cropper before Mumbai's bowlers and the team was reduced to just 143 at the end of 20 overs.

Here are the latest updates from game 13 between Mumbai Indians and Kings XI Punjab:

Punjab batsmen totter as asking rate tops 20

Nearly impossible for Punjab to make a comeback from here. They are six wickets down and the asking rate is over 20 now. Sarfaraz Khan and Krishnappa Gowtham are in the middle now.

Punjab’s hopes dwindle as Pooran falls for 44

Nicholas Pooran has been dismissed by Pattinson for 44. Really difficult for punjab to make a comeback from here. 

Nicholas Pooran takes charge for Punjab after early blows

Nichols Pooran is batting at 37 at the moment, assisted by Glenn Maxwell. The Asking rate is over 12 now. 

Chahar dismisses Rahul for 17, Punjab three down in 192-run chase

Chahar has dismissed KL Rahul for 17. Kings XI Punjab are three down in big run chase. The asking rate top 11 at the moment.

Punjab lose Agarwal, Nair in quick succession inside powerplay

Kings XI Punjab have lost two wickets in quick succession here. Jasprit Bumrah eliminated dangerous Mayank Agarwal for 25, while Nair was dismissed by Krunal Pandya for a duck.

Agarwal, Rahul give a solid start to Punjab’s 192-run chase against Mumbai Indians 

Kings XI Punjab are 36 without a loss of a wicket after four overs. A solid start to 192-run chase against Mumbai Indians.

KL Rahul, Mayank Agarwal begin Punjab's 192-run chase

KL Rahul and Mayank Agarwal have begun Kings XI Punjab's 192-run chase against Mumbai Indians. Trent Boult is with the new ball.

Flurry of boundaries in final overs guide Mumbai Indians to 191 against Kings XI Punjab

A flurry of boundaries by Hardik Pandya and Kieron Pollard have guided Mumbai Indians to 191 against Kings XI Punjab despite a slow start. Pollard hammered three sixes off the last three balls of the innings. 

Rohit Sharma marches on after Ishan’s dismissal though run rate remains a worry for Mumbai

Mumbai Indians are scoring at a run rate of 6.8 at the end of 15 overs. Rohit Sharma, however, is still in the middle and approaching his half-century.

Shami provides crucial breakthrough, Rohit Sharma falls for 70

Mohammed Shami has dismissed Rohit Sharma for 70. Big breathrough for Punjab. Mumbai Indians needed its skipper in the final overs. 

Rohit, Ishan steady Mumbai's innings after early blows

Rohit Sharma and Ishan Kishan are looking good in the middle at the moment. Mumbai's innings is relatively steady after two early dismissals inside powerplay.

Cottrell gives Punjab breakthrough in first over, de Kock departs without scoring

Sheldon Cottrell has dismissed Quinton de Kock for a duck in the first over of the match. Mumbai Indians are one down without a run on scoreboard.

Rohit Sharma, de Kock begin Mumbai Indians' innings

Rohit Sharma and Quinton de Kock have begun Mumbai Indians' innings. Sheldon Cottrell is with the new ball

Playing XI:

Kings XI Punjab: KL Rahul(wk,c), Mayank Agarwal, Nicholas Pooran, Glenn Maxwell, Nair, James Neesham, Sarfaraz Khan, Krishnappa Gowtham, Mohammed Shami, Sheldon Cottrell, Ravi Bishnoi

Mumbai Indians: Rohit Sharma(c), Quinton de Kock(wk), Suryakumar Yadav, Ishan Kishan, Hardik Pandya, Kieron Pollard, Krunal Pandya, James Pattinson, Rahul Chahar, Trent Boult, Jasprit Bumrah  

Kings XI Punjab opt to bowl

Kings XI Punjab have won the toss and opted to bowl first against Mumbai Indians in game 13. 

Toss at 7 pm:

The toss between the two teams will be held at 7 pm.

SQUAD: 

Kings XI Punjab (KXIP):

Lokesh Rahul, Harpreet Brar, Ishan Porel, Mandeep Singh, James Neesham, Tajinder Singh, Chris Jordan, Karun Nair, Deepak Hooda, Ravi Bishnoi, Arshdeep Singh, Glenn Maxwell, Mujeeb Ur Rahman, Sarfaraz Khan, Sheldon Cottrell, Mayank Agarwal, Mohammed Shami, Darshan Nalkande, Nicholas Pooran, Chris Gayle, Murugan Ashwin, Jagadeesha Suchith, Krishnappa Gowtham, Hardus Viljoen, Simran Singh

Mumbai Indians (MI): 

Rohit Sharma (c), Quinton de Kock (wk), Digvijay Deshmukh, Aditya Tare (wk), Saurabh Tiwary, Jasprit Bumrah, Krunal Pandya, Kieron Pollard, Rahul Chahar, Chris Lynn, Hardik Pandya, Sherfane Rutherford, Anmolpreet Singh, Mohsin Khan, Mitchell McClenaghan, Prince Balwant Rai, Anukul Roy, Ishan Kishan, Dhawal Kulkarni, Trent Boult, Jayant Yadav, Suryakumar Yadav, Nathan Coulter-Nile, James Pattinson

Posted By: Lakshay Raja