Kieron Pollard lifted Mumbai Indians with a display of powerful batting and their bowlers bowled excellently as they won the final against Chennai Super Kings.
Harbhajan Singh picked important wickets and Dwayne Smith batted excellently vs. Rajasthan Royals as Mumbai Indians reserved their place in the final of IPL.
Brad Hodge demonstrated a crunchy innings down the order against Sunrisers Hyderabad and guided his team Rajasthan Royals into the qualifier of the IPL 2013.
Michael Hussey and Suresh Raina toyed with the bowling of Mumbai Indians while contributing unbeaten 140 runs as Chennai Super Kings grabbed the match easily.
The debutants in IPL 2013, Sunrisers Hyderabad, won an important game vs. Kolkata Knight Riders, got into the playoffs and eliminated Royal Challengers Bangalore.
The hopeless performance of Delhi Daredevils continued in the IPL 2013, when Pune Warriors clinched the game and went one step ahead of them on the table.
Virat Kohli led Chennai Super Kings from the front by blasting unbeaten fifty as Chris Gayle assisted him well while Chennai Super Kings lost the encounter.
Azhar Mahmood delivered a knockout punch to Mumbai Indians with his all round performance ably assisted by Shaun Marsh as Kings XI Punjab triumphed convincingly.
Biplab Samantray strengthened Sunrisers Hyderabad with his prominent fifty, Amit Mishra bowled well as Rajasthan Royals were unable to chase an average target.
A combined teamwork by Kings XI Punjab injected another defeat to the low profiled Delhi Daredevils who kept on sliding towards bottom in the IPL 2013.