CLT20: Sydney Sixers round off perfect group stage with win over Mumbai Indians

Mumbai Indians could not do what Kolkata Knight Riders and Chennai Super Kings did and ended their campaign on a rather timid note.

updated: October 23, 2012 00:32 IST
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Durban: Mumbai Indians' disastrous campaign in the Champions League Twenty20 came to an end with their third defeat in four matches as they meekly surrendered to Sydney Sixers by 12 runs at Kingsmead, on Monday.

Chasing a modest target of 137, Mumbai frittered away a good platform provided by openers Sachin Tendulkar and Dwayne Smith as they ended on 124 for eight in their stipulated 20 overs.

Tendulkar and Smith added 52 runs for the opening stand in 8.2 overs but the middle order failed miserably as the Big Bash champions clawed their way back into the match.

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