IPL: Rohit Sharma guides MI to win against RCB

01 May 2017 | By Rishikesh Malkhede
IPL 10: MI vs RCB - Update!

Mumbai Indians returned to the top of the table as they defeated Royal Challengers Bangalore by five wickets in the 38th match of 2017 Indian Premier League.

Chasing 163, Nitish Rana and Jos Buttler gave a stable start to Mumbai.

Rohit Sharma then put on 56-runs off 37-balls to guide Mumbai to a five-wicket win against RCB.

In context: IPL 10: MI vs RCB - Update!

Match 38RCB play for their pride against upbeat Mumbai

Standing second in the points table, Mumbai Indians will look to extend their winning streak as they take on Royal Challengers Bangalore.

Mumbai are on an all-time high after a thrilling super-over win over the Gujarat Lions, while RCB are almost out of the race for play-offs.

It will be an interesting encounter between these two teams.

First inningsAB de Villiers strikes; guides RCB to 162 runs

AB de Villiers' 43-off-27 rescued Royal Challengers Bangalore as they went on to score 162 runs after skipper Virat Kohli opted to bat first.

AB put on 45-runs partnership with Travis Head for the third wicket.

Pawan Negi (35-off-23) and Kedar Jadhav (28-off-22) then put on 54-runs together to help RCB get past 150 in the death overs.

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