Punjab vs Mumbai match report
April 2nd is the day of the Kings XI Punjab vs Mumbai Indians game.Both teams will be looking to win and are potentially capable of making advancements.Both teams have lost their previous game and will be hungry for a good comeback.
Symonds and R.Sharma will be playing against their former skipper,Gilchrist.
Gilchrist has never seen a win against Tendulkar’s team since IPL 2009 and will want to break the jinx.
KXIP batsman Abhishek Nayar will be playing against his former team.
Both teams have slight worries in ttheir middle order batting and will have to improve.
Adam Gilchrist:If he can score a bulk of 35-50 runs,Punjab will have something to build on.
Paul Valthaty:His 120 gave KXIP the momentum they needed vs Chennai and he should to try to do the same again
Piyush Chawla:He did not have a very good world cup and he will want to bounce back.Now he has the chance to make his mark.
Sachin Tendulkar:He had a remarkable IPL until the CSK game.Now will be a good time to make a comeback.
Harbhajan Singh:He is having a rather economical IPL,and if he can get an early wicket or 2,Mumbai will get into the driver’s seat.
Lasith Malinga:He has had a wonderful IPL so far.He also has he purple cap.
He will be Mumbai’s key to a good win.
Both teams also have high potential players such as David Hussey(KXIP),Davy Jacobs(MI)Praveen Kumar(KXIP) and James Franklin(MI)