IPL in pictures: Mumbai marches on despite Amla ton

Nitish Rana's dream run in the IPL continued on Thursday as he played a knock of 62 to guide Mumbai Indians to a victory against Kings XI Punjab in Indore.
Sanjay Manjrekar hands over the one-time benefit cheques to women cricketers Sandhya Agarwal (from left), Arundhati Kirkire, Rupanjali Shastri, Rekha Punekar and Bindeshwari Goyal before the match. Photo: Sportzpics
It was an evening to remember for Kings XI Punjab's Hashim Amla. The South African batsman cracked his maiden Twenty20 century but his sublime knock went in vain. Amla hammered a 60-ball 104 not out. Photo: Sportzpics
Mitchell Mcclenaghan celebrates the fall of a Kings XI Punjab wicket in Indore on Thursday. He scalped two wickets. Photo: Sportzpics
Ishant Sharma had a dismal outing against the Mumbai Indians. Conceding 58 runs in four overs, the speedster failed to make an impact. Photo: Sportzpics
Bollywood actress Mahima Choudhary was spotted at the stands, cheering for Kings XI Punjab. Photo: Sportzpics