MI’s Kieron Pollard flings the bat at Bangalore’s Mitchell Starc during their match at Mumbai on Tuesday. (IE Photo Kevin D’souza)
Mumbai Indians keep cool to defend 187 in an ill-tempered match against Royal Challengers Bangalore.
Bravo had insisted that the IPL had helped in diffusing the decades of tension between the players of the two countries. But the Starc-Pollard episode has shown there’s no love lost between them.