Mumbai Indians have six frontline bowlers, yet for the second game in a row, Rohit Sharma used part-time offspinner JP Duminy. Gayle and Rahul were exceptional in Punjab's previous match against MI and it was after Rahul's departure that the Punjab team never quite got going. For Rohit's side, with the exception of Suryakumar Yadav, who has 283 runs to his repertoire in eight matches as an opener, the sum total of what others have been conflicting.
Also for MI, contributions from skipper Rohit Sharma; Krunal and Hardik Pandya are utmost crucial.
Punjab bowlers, Mujeeb Ur Rahman picked up two wickets whereas Stoinis and Andrew Tye got one wicket each.
KXIP have been a force to reckon in IPL 2018 with their red-hot opening pair Chris Gayle and KL Rahul who seemed to have etched themselves as one of the most prolific pairs in the cash-rich league.
When you lose it, things go awfully wrong. That means that whenever Yuvraj has faced 30-plus balls in an innings, since IPL 2015, he strikes at 140.61.
Gayle and Rahul have scored the vast majority of their runs. The Jamaican was slow to begin with; he was two from nine balls, before exploding and adding 48 off the next 31 balls.
Tiger Woods cards 3-under 68, now 1 under at Wells Fargo Phil Mickelson shot a 64 to move up to 10th while Tiger Woods had a 68 at Quail Hollow to be tied for 31st at one under. Aaron Wise also battled with Day for the top spot for portions of the back nine before struggling down the stretch.
Gayle, though, was unperturbed as he hit six fours and two sixes.
Axar Patel's (13) pinch-hitting didn't work, and it was left to Marcus Stoinis (29 not out off 15 balls) and Mayank Agarwal (11) to produce a good finish.
KKR have aced four of their five chases so far this season, their 80% success rate the best of any team this season. "We gave away some five or 10 runs", he said.
KL Rahul celebrates after scoring a half-century. He has a stellar record against fellow Trinidadian Evin Lewis across six innings: he has dismissed him four times in 32 balls, while only conceding 37 runs.
Ajinkya Rahane (RR captain), "Very disappointed as I felt that 170-175 would have been good on this pitch". However, Rahul's adaptability and his resolve towards finishing the game proved crucial for KXIP's climb to the third spot on the points table. Rahul too had a close call with that Samson catch in the penultimate ball of that over, while Royals itself took solace over the fact that only seven runs came off it. Against Bangalore however, Hardik showed what he is capable of in the field running out Brendon McCullum in the 15 over and then returning to the bowling crease in the 17 over taking three important wickets. It clocked around 145 kph and was bowled short by the bowler as Rahul stayed back and played an upper cut over the third man to send it deep into the stands. He ended the night with figures of 3/27 and an economy of 6.75.
On Thursday, the White House warned Beijing that there will be consequences for its growing militarization in the South China Sea. China has installed anti-ship and anti-aircraft missiles on three of its bases in the Spratly Islands.
Stephen Curry returned to the starting lineup with 19 points, although he only made six of his 19 attempts from the floor. Rockets guard Eric Gordon had it going off the bench, leading all scorers with 25 points to go with two rebounds.
After a deadly school shooting at a high school in Parkland, Florida, Trump suggested he was open to new gun control measures. As Liasson reported, the NRA spent more than any other outside group on Trump's presidential campaign - more than $30 million.
Kyle Korver made four 3-pointers while scoring 18 points, George Hill had 12 points and Jeff Green tallied 11 for the Cavaliers. The Raptors went with a small lineup, giving Fred VanVleet his first career start in place of the slumping Serge Ibaka.
No matter what you think of her music, her voice and her heart is always turned to 11, with just a little bit of a wink. Dion has performed Ashes , a song from the film's soundtrack, with Deadpool as her backup dancer and apparent director.
With just hours away from the pay per view, the WWE superstars are gearing up to perform in the event in front of thousands. There are two main event-quality matches closing out the evening. "I'm feeling pretty confident about my chances".
According to a DHS statement , Nielsen "carefully considered conditions on the ground" before making the Honduras decision. The Trump administration is seeking powers from Congress to restrict access to asylum.
Prince George and Princess Charlotte are likely to be included in the bridal party, though newborn Prince Louis will stay at home. The couple have invited 2,640 members of the public to the 19 May wedding at St George's Chapel at Windsor Castle.
Wereb Stephen G sold $8.72 million worth of stock or 120,521 shares. (NASDAQ: ATVI ) earned "Overweight" rating by Morgan Stanley. Zacks Investment Research lowered shares of Activision from a "buy" rating to a "hold" rating in a report on Monday, January 8th.
When two earthquakes rocked Hawaii's Big Island on Friday, May 4, Tammy Wolbers of Monmouth, Illinois says she felt them both. People reported almost constant ground shaking in the area due to the frequency of temblors in the past several days.
Lava from Hawaii's Kilauea volcano destroyed 9 homes
He later saw a video on social media showing lava splashing and bubbling a few feet from his home, he told CNN affiliate KITV . That brings the total of fissures to 10 since the eruption began late Thursday afternoon, but a scientist with the U.S.
Ferguson remains in intensive care
I have had the possibility to know him and his wife and to understand that this is a special person. He spent 25 minutes talking to dad as i stood with my mouth wide open. "Not a normal person".
Golovkin knocks out Martirosyan
A attractive combo sent his opponent crashing to the canvas, bringing his record to a stellar 38-0-1 (34 KO's). So Martirosyan took the fight of his life on short notice.
New York Mets part ways with pitcher Harvey
Because of Harvey's $5,625,000 salary, a trade may be hard to work out unless the Mets agree to send cash as part of a deal. The Dodgers also have Ross Stripling, although he appears to be too valuable in the bullpen to move to the rotation.