CONVENCING WIN FOR THE DEFENDING CHAMPIONS
Mumbai's knocking down some pins was not on the cash and they paid the cost by getting hit barbarously. Anderson, Harbhajan and Bumrah grabbed 1 wicket each. Prior Morkel knocked down some pins a splendid spell to leave Mumbai battling at one stage. Sharma and Anderson however got Mumbai back in this IPL 2015 First Match of Kolkata Knight Riders vs Mumbai Indians. An easy win at last to Kolkata.
Most number of sixes award was given to Suryakumar Yadav. He additionally was adjudjed the Man of the Match as well.