CL T20: Lions beat Mumbai Indians

Last Updated: Sun, Oct 14, 2012 22:21 hrs

Highveld Lions defeated Mumbai Indians by eight wickets in a Champions LeagueTwenty20 match at New Wanderers Stadium here on Sunday.

Chasing 158 for victory, Lions reached the target in 18.5 overs and by losing only two wickets.

Neil McKenzie (68*) and Quinton de Kock (51*) added 121 runs in the third wicket partnership to help Lions reach the winning score quite easily in the and.

Lions lost the wickets of Gulam Bodi (19) and Alviro Petersen (19).

Lasith Malinga and Harbhajan Singh picked up one wicket each in the match for Mumbai Indians.

Earlier, Mumbai Indians scored 157 runs for the loss of six wickets in 20 overs.

Mitchell Johnson remained the top scorer for Mumbai Indians with his 30 runs from 29 balls.

Sohail Tanvir picked up two wickets for Lions.

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