PBKS vs MI, IPL 2024 Match Highlights in Pictures: Punjab Kings falls short in yet another final over thriller

Sam Curran won the toss and Punjab Kings opted to bowl first

Rabada struck off his first ball, removing Ishan Kishan in the third over. Harpreet Brar took a neat coach at the deep third boundary

Rohit Sharma and Suryakumar Yadav stitched an 81-run stand off 57 balls for the second wicket to steady MI’s PowerPlay

Featuring in his 250th IPL match, Rohit was dismissed after a handy 25-ball 36

With some assistance from Tilak Varma, with whom he put up a 49-run stand in 28 balls, Surya Kumar Yadav helped propel the MI score to a healthy place

Tim David’s 7-ball 14 also helped as Mumbai Indians finished with 192/7 on the board, the highest total at this venue in the format

In response, Bumrah and Coetzee made life difficult for the home team, removing the top four with just nine runs on the board

Shashank Singh kept the PBKS chase alive with key partnerships with the middle order

Ashutosh Sharma’s maiden fifty got PBKS close to what would have been a memorable win

With just nine runs needed off the last ball but only one wicket in hand, PBKS was nervy heading into the final over, but Rabada was run out handing MI a relieving win.