PBKS Vs MI: In the match played on Tuesday night, Punjab Kings had to face defeat by 6 wickets at the hands of Mumbai Indians. With the seventh defeat this season, the chances of Punjab Kings reaching the playoffs are slim. Punjab Kings captain KL Rahul has lashed out at his batsmen for the crushing defeat.
Punjab Kings captain KL Rahul said that their batsmen were disappointed by scoring few runs. “The bowlers fought well but we didn’t score enough runs on the score board. It was one of the best pitches we have played here. We should have scored 170 runs.
KL Rahul said that the team will now need luck with better performance. He said, “The next three matches are very important for us. We will need luck along with playing well.
Punjab Kings in trouble
The dismal performance of the Kings XI Punjab batsmen continued against Mumbai Indians as well. Batting first, Punjab team could score only 134 runs in 20 overs. Mumbai Indians achieved this target in 19 overs.
Punjab Kings have played 11 matches so far in the 14th season of IPL. Out of these, Punjab Kings have won only four matches and are at the sixth position in the points table with 8 points. Even if Punjab Kings register victory in the next three matches, it is not certain to play in the playoffs.
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