Punjab Kings (PBKS) defeated Mumbai Indians by 9 wickets in the 17th match of the IPL 2021 due to great performance in bowling.
Earlier PBKS won the toss and chose to bowl first against Mumbai Indians (MI). Due to the great bowled by Mohammad Shami 2/21 (4), and Ravi Bishnoi 2/21 (4), MI made not a good score of 131/6 against PBKS. Only Rohit Sharma 63 (52) played well from the MI side.
Due to good batted by K.L.Rahul 60 (52) not out, and Chris Gayle 43 (35) not out, PBKS chased the target easily in 17.4 over and won this match by 9 wickets. Rahul Chahar 1/19 (4) is a bowler who takes one wicket from the MI side.
After winning this match, PBKS has moved to the 5th position with 4 points on the IPL 2021-point table. Previously PBKS lose three matches in the IPL 2021.
K.L Rahul (PBKS) was declared as the Player of the Match due to his great performance in batting.