Daredevils debutant Jason Roy led the chase with an unbeaten 91 - he faced the first and last ball of the chase - and was supported by Rishabh Pant and Shreyas Iyer as the visitors left the Wankhede with their first points in the bag.
At Rajiv Gandhi Stadium in Hyderabad, Mumbai Indians batted first, and scored 147 runs in twenty overs, Hyderabad won this game by one wicket. Similarly the Mumbai Indians too have not been able to produce a respectable score in their previous game, but the bowlers seem to have done fine with rookie leg-spinner Mayank Markande who has shown a lot of promise in the two games.
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Markande was the most successful bowler with four wickets, while Mustafizur Rahman took three and Jasprit Bumrah claimed two. They brutally punished Boult as 15 runs came in his second over, with Yadav hitting two fours and Lewis striking his first six. With two losses, both Mumbai Indians and Delhi Daredevils need a win to stay abreast with the rest of the pack to avoid having to play catch up later.
After being placed at 158 for 2 at the end of 15 overs, the Mumbai batsmen could only muster 35 runs in the last five overs, losing five wickets as well.
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Under the cosh now, the three-time victor - which has been forced to make a few changes because of an ankle-related injury to all-rounder Hardik Pandya and the non-availability of Australian fast bowler Pat Cummins - is hopeful of fielding its best eleven against the Daredevils. Trent Boult and Mohammad Shami both are being punished without discrimination. The pitch condition is good and it is hoping for Mumbai Indians.
Stanlake, Kaul and Sandeep Sharma picked up two wickets apiece, while Rashid Khan and Shakib Al Hasan chipped in with one wicket each.
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It also brought up the 100-run partnership for the first wicket with Suryakumar Yadav. The away side got their first breakthrough in the 9th over as Lewis (48 runs) miscued Tewatia delivery to Jason Roy at long off falling two runs short of a half-century.