Kings XI Punjab


Kings XI Punjab vs Mumbai Indians

01-OCT-2020, 13th Match (N), Abu Dhabi, Oct 1 2020, IPL
Mumbai Indians



KXIP is an IPL franchise that has several highly talented players in its roster. However, the team’s performance in the IPL often leaves fans wanting more. KXIP has not won the IPL trophy even once. However, the team has made two playoff appearances. In 2008, Shaun Marsh of KXIP earned his only orange cap. In 2009, Kings XI won the fair play award. At the end of the 2018 season, Andrew Tye held the prestige of wearing the purple cap. But, apart from that, KXIP has no significant accomplishments tied to the team’s name.

On the other hand, the legacy of the Mumbai Indians is full of awards and achievements. MI is the most decorated team in the history of the IPL. With 4 IPL and 2 CL trophies to its name, MI has garnered much acclaim for itself. MI even won the most recent rendition of the IPL tournament. Jasprit Bumrah emerged as the player of the match after MI’s victory against CSK. All in all, both teams consist of strong players who have proved themselves from time to time. MI’s track-record does give the team an edge against KXIP, but nothing is set in stone.

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KXIP fans and cricket analysts alike have affirmed that the team has underperformed over the last few years. Regardless, great things are still expected from the team with the upcoming season. Fans are hoping for 2020’s IPL season to be the first one that KXIP would win. Likewise, MI’s fanbase is also hoping the same. Given that the team they support is the defending champion, 2020 will be an exciting year for them.

KXIP vs MI 2018

In KXIP’s 2018 home-ground clash against MI, the former tasted defeat. The match took place at the Holkar Cricket Stadium in Indore. The 2nd innings of the match lasted for 19 overs since MI beat KXIP’s target score by then. Chris Gayle’s half-century was impressive to watch, but it failed to do the needed damage.

All in all, KXIP’s batting squad gave a satisfactory performance. However, MI’s well-balanced approach during the chase turned KXIP’s efforts null and void. The away team’s bowling division put in a good show, but the batsmen did the heavy lifting. Krunal Pandya and Suryakumar Yadav were in top form during the match. Other batsmen of MI’s squad also performed well as and when needed.

The recent form heavily favours MI.

KXIP vs MI 2019

Kings XI Punjab held their ground quite firmly in their 2019 home-ground face-off against Mumbai Indians. The nail-biting contest started its first innings with Mumbai Indians at the batting end. The away team put together a total of 176 runs at the loss of 7 wickets. Quintin De Kock contributed the most number of runs (60) to MI’s score. Rohit Sharma also performed quite well as the opening batsman. Hardus Viljoen, Mohammad Shami, and Murugan Ashwin of KXIP took two wickets each. However, KXIP’s chase in the 2nd innings was what truly did the trick. Lokesh Rahul exceeded all expectations by pitching in 71 runs to the team’s total. Chris Gayle and Mayank Agarwal scored 40 and 43 runs respectively. The final scorecard portrayed that KXIP beat MI with 8 wickets to spare and 8 balls to face. Mayank Agarwal won the ‘Player of the Match’ title for his hotheaded batsmanship.

KXIP vs MI Match Prediction

KXIP’s last clash against MI took place at the Wankhede Stadium. Mumbai Indians experienced a win on that day. However, MI’s victory was a last-minute miracle. The home team beat KXIP’s score of 197 runs at the last-minute by merely one run. This game is the most reliable information we have to predict future KXIP vs MI matches. Based on this, we can affirm that both teams have an almost equivalent shot at victory in next matches. However, the scales are slightly tipped in MI’s favor.

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KXIP vs MI Head to Head

Games played: 24

Mumbai Indians wins: 13

Kings XI Punjab wins: 11

From a comprehensive standpoint, Kings XI Punjab and Mumbai Indians faced each other in overall 24 head-to-head matches. Mumbai Indians boast a slightly higher number of victories with 13 wins in total. Consequently, Kings XI Punjab has 11 head-to-head wins against Mumbai Indians to its name. 230 runs are the maximum KXIP has scored against MI. Along the same lines, MI’s highest score against KXIP is 223 runs. When we compare the batting stats of both the teams, KXIP players come out on top. 4 out of five highest scores in a single match are attributed to KXIP players. KXIP’s Major Kumar also exhibits the best strike rate of 400.00. On the contrary, the bowling leaderboard is dominated by players on MI’s roster. Lasith Malinga, Jasprit Bumrah and Harbhajan Singh occupy some of the top positions. However, when we compare the accolades held by both the teams, MI blows KXIP out of the water. Regardless, the clashes between these franchises are always exciting to watch.

Apr 10, 2019 – 24th Match at Wankhede Stadium, Mumbai (night)

Kings XI Punjab 197/4 (20 ov) vs Mumbai Indians 198/7 (20 ov)

Mumbai Indians won by 3 wickets (with 0 balls remaining)

Best Batsman: KL Rahul *100 (64) & Kieron Pollard 83 (31) Best Bowler: Mohammed Shami 3/21 (4)

Mar 30, 2019 – 9th Match at Punjab Cricket Association IS Bindra Stadium, Mohali, Chandigarh (day/night)

Mumbai Indians 176/7 (20 ov) vs Kings XI Punjab 177/2 (18.4/20 ov)

Kings XI Punjab won by 8 wickets (with 8 balls remaining)

Best Batsman: KL Rahul *71 (57) & Best Bowler: Murugan Ashwin 2/25 (4)


50th match, (N) at Mumbai, May 16 2018

Mumbai Indians 186/8 vs Kings XI Punjab 183/5 (20 ov, target 187)

Mumbai Indians won by 3 runs

34th match, (N) at Indore, May 4 2018

Kings XI Punjab 174/6 vs Mumbai Indians 176/4 (19/20 ov, target 175)

Mumbai Indians won by 6 wickets (with 6 balls remaining)

YearWinnerWon ByVenue
2019Mumbai Indians3 WicketsMumbai
2019Kings XI Punjab8 WicketsMohali
2018Mumbai Indians2 WicketsMumbai
2018Mumbai Indians6 WicketsIndore
2017Kings XI Punjab7 RunsMumbai
2017Mumbai Indians8 WicketsIndore
2016Kings XI Punjab7 WicketsVisakhapatnam
2016Mumbai Indians25 RunsMohali
2015Mumbai Indians23 RunsMohali
2015Kings XI Punjab18 RunsMumbai
2014Mumbai Indians7 WicketsMohali
2014Mumbai Indians5 WicketsMumbai
2013Kings XI Punjab50 RunsDharamsala
2013Mumbai Indians4 RunsMumbai
2012Mumbai Indians4 WicketsMohali
2012Kings XI Punjab6 WicketsMumbai
2011Kings XI Punjab76 RunsMohali
2011Mumbai Indians23 RunsMumbai
2010Kings XI Punjab6 WicketsMohali
2010Mumbai Indians4 WicketsMumbai (BS)
2009Mumbai Indians8 WicketsCenturion
2009Kings XI Punjab3 RunsDurban
2008Kings XI Punjab1 RunMumbai
2008Kings XI Punjab66 RunsMohali