Mumbai: Ambati Rayudu hit an unbeaten 55 off 29 balls helps Mumbai Indians to post a 63-run comprehensive Win against Deccan Chargers in the 33rd Match of IPL 3rd edition here on Saturday in Mumbai
Chasing a formidable 179 to win, the visitors managed only 115, getting dismissed with 10 balls to spare.
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Earlier, Saurabh Tiwary (44) and Kieron Pollard (21) in the late overs and a fine knock from Ambati Rayudu helps Mumbai to post a formidable total of 178 for the loss of five wickets.
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Ambati Rayudu's blistering knock inspires the hosts who have now won their past five matches.
Deccan now look an outside bet to reach the semi-finals after losing their past four games.
West Indies all-rounders Dwayne Bravo and Kieron Pollard continued their poor form with the bat in their run up to the Twenty20 World Championship when they failed again for Mumbai Indians.
Mumbai now sits firm atop the table with 14 points after a second successive win over the team from Hyderabad this season.
And Deccan Chargers, it was their fifth defeat in eighth matches, their fourth in succession and they are now just above Kings XI Punjab in the table.
Ambati Rayudu was adjudged as Man of the Match