IPL in pictures: Siraj's four-for and Rayudu's fifty

Mohammed Siraj broke Gujarat Lions's threatening opening stand, then chipped away at its middle order, picking up four wickets. Photo: Rajeev Bhatt
Dwayne Smith (right) and his 18-year-old opening partner Ishan Kishan took Gujarat Lions to 111 before the former got out. Photo: Rajeev Bhatt
Runs continued to flow from David Warner as he registered his fourth half-century of the season. Photo: Rajeev Bhatt
Mitchell Johnson (centre) celebrates with his mates after taking out rival skipper Gautam Gambhir. Photo: PTI
Saurabh Tiwary runs in vain to outrun Umesh Yadav in order to avoid being run out by the latter. Photo: K. R. DEEPAK
Ambati Rayudu's 37-ball 63 played a pivotal role in securing the top spot for Mumbai Indians. Photo: K. R. DEEPAK