Fifties from Pant and Iyer weren't enough to prevent Mumbai from completing a 4-0 whitewash of the Capitals
They have grown more formidable by the season, and this year they were well-nigh unstoppable. How did they get so far ahead of the pack?
Anything less than a win would have been almost unfair to their excellence this season
Captain Shreyas Iyer wants Capitals to improve in powerplay with both bat and ball
"We were right on the money from ball one when we started; till today, we never looked back"
The art of T20 six-hitting: Why Pollard and the Pandya brothers are key to Mumbai Indians' dominance
That Mumbai are the best team at the death in a fickle format in a competitive league is down to these three - controlled - power-hitters
ESPNcricinfo's updates from the IPL 2020 final
"The way we plan, each and every box is ticked... the openers, middle-order batsmen, finishers, death bowlers"
Suggests possibility of split-captaincy, with Kohli continuing to lead in Tests.
What they said: Jasprit Bumrah, Suryakumar Yadav, Ishan Kishan, Pandya brothers react to Mumbai's fifth title win
Players hail Mumbai's 'hunger' and the support staff for their success
Can Iyer strike quickly and will Mumbai Indians get a chance to bat first?
Strong on paper, started with a bang, lost their way... but all it takes to win a final is one player's brilliance, and they have plenty who could deliver that
'If there's a team Mumbai Indians wouldn't want to play in the final, it would be us' - Ricky Ponting
Powerplay batting has been Delhi Capitals' problem, but Marcus Stoinis opening might have solved that, says the head coach
Mumbai Indians captain says Trent Boult on the road to recovery; Hardik Pandya still not comfortable bowling
Fantasy suggestions for the IPL game between Mumbai Indians and Delhi Capitals
And did the defending champions miss a trick by not bowling Bumrah when Pant came in?
Mumbai, four-time winners, have won all their three games against Capitals, who are in their first final
|1st||45||RG Sharma||Q de Kock|
|2nd||45||RG Sharma||SA Yadav|
|3rd||47||RG Sharma||Ishan Kishan|
|4th||10||KA Pollard||Ishan Kishan|
|5th||9||HH Pandya||Ishan Kishan|
|6th||1||KH Pandya||Ishan Kishan|