Hendricks bowls a nice tight over -- gives away 7 runs.
MI are 20-0 after two overs.
Four! Simmons attacks Sandeep again — cuts hard and it's found the gap between point and third-man.
Short and Simmons looks to hook, but the top edge falls in no-man's land. He's safe and gets two runs.
Hendricks has been warned for running on the danger area!
FOUR! Simmons backs away & lifts Hendricks over extra cover for a boundary.
FOUR! Simmons is looking ominous. Wide from Hendricks, Simmons slashes it over point for one bounce four.
FOUR! Spanked! Short from Hendricks, Simmons swivels back & thumps it with a pull over square leg.
14 runs off the Hendricks over! MI - 43/0 after 4 overs.
Akshar Patel into the attack now.
FOUR! Terrific placement, Simmons backs away & cuts it powerfully through point off Akshar for a boundary.
FOUR! Bang!! Simmons brings up MI's fastest 50 of IPL 7, smacks Akshar straight back over his head.
Rishi Dhawan into the attack now.
Simmons gets back and turns it behind square leg. They scamper through for a couple. Simmons seems to have twisted his ankle while turning for the second and hobbled to complete it.
The physio is attending Simmons.
FOUR! On the pads from Dhawan, Simmons flicks it uppishly over short fine leg. He moves on to 49!
50 for Simmons off just 27 balls. It's the fastest 50 by an MI batsman in #IPL7. He's played some scintillating shots!
9 runs off the Dhawan over. MI 62/0 after 6!
FOUR! Edgy! Flighted from Akshar, Simmons looks to drive but gets an outside edge wide of short third man.
OUT! Akshar breaks the opening partnership. It skids on & Hussey misses it, stumps are shattered. MI - 68/1 (7) MEK Hussey b Patel 6 (13b 0x4 0x6)
Shivam Sharma into the attack now. Rayudu is the new batsman.
FOUR! A touch wide from Shivam, Simmons cuts it powerfully wide of backward point.
8 runs off Shivam's over.
Rayudu whips it wide of long on for a couple.
FOUR! Hammered! Simmons is playing some arrogant shots. Smacks this one off Akshar straight back over his head.
9 runs off Akshar's over.
SIX! Simmons just goes on & on. Gets down & swipes this one off Shivam over deep mid-wicket.
MI - 96/1 after 10 overs.
Brilliant fielding & great teamwork! Rayudu cuts it past point, Maxwell runs to his left, dives and flicks it back inside, the ball is again rolling over onto the ropes but Marsh comes across, dives & flicks it back inside. They save a couple.
7 runs from Hendricks over!
FOUR! Width offered, Simmons cuts it through point, he now possesses highest score by an MI batsman in IPL 7.
OUT! Dhawan removes Rayudu who is caught at extra cover. MI - 111/2 (11.5) Full outside off, Rayudu looks to cart it over extra cover but doesn't get the elevation, ends up hitting straight to extra cover. AT Rayudu c Sehwag b Dhawan 17 (14b 0x4 0x6)
Rohit Sharma strides out to the middle with 46 needed off 49!
Just 2 runs off the Akshar over!
Just 4 runs off the Dhawan over.
Sandeep Sharma back into the attack. He's coming from round the wicket.
SIX! Simmons dances down the track & whacks it straight back over Sandeep's head. It's his highest score in T20s!
FOUR! Rohit finally gets going! Short from Sandeep, Rohit pulls it over square leg for a boundary.