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Mumbai Indians (MI) crushed Sunrisers Hyderabad (SRH) by nine wickets in a must-win final league game to sail into play-offs of the Indian Premier League (IPL) in Hyderabad on Sunday.
Asked to bowl, Mumbai first came up with an impressive effort to bowl out Sunrisers for just 113 and then chased down the target with consummate ease with nine wickets in hand and 37 balls to spare.
By virtue of this win, Mumbai jumped to the second spot in the standings with 16 points from 14 games and will now face table toppers Chennai Super Kings (CSK) in the Qualifier 1 in Mumbai on Tuesday.
Third-placed Royal Challengers Bangalore (RCB) will meet Rajasthan Royals (RR) in the Eliminator in Pune on Wednesday.
Chasing the modest target, Mumbai finished at 114 for the loss of just one wicket in 13.5 overs.