Yuvraj Singh made a sarcastic reply after Harbhajan Singh questioned why Suryakumar Yadav was not being picked despite scoring plenty of runs in the domestic cricket.
MS Dhoni blamed poor shot selection for defeat and vowed to come back stronger in Qualifier 2 in Visakhapatnam on Friday.
Suryakumar batted in a copybook fashion scoring an unbeaten 71 off 54 balls.
This victory gave Mumbai Indians the pole position in IPL 2019 points table and also ensured a lucky fourth place finish for SunRisers Hyderabad.
According to the League's website, each team could retain 2 players, but the North MumbaiPanthers have hung on to only one player.
Mumbai Indians batsman Suryakumar Yadav hit the bullseye in a single attempt without even looking at the target.
Rohit Sharma has not been at his best in IPL 2018 but he achieved two rare feats in Mumbai Indians' crucial win over Kings XI Punjab on Friday night.
Suryakumar Yadav hit a fine 57 runs to help Mumbai beat Punjab.
The Indian Premier League (IPL) throws up some unlikely heroes every year and 2018 is no different.
Mumbai Indians registered their second win of IPL 2018, beating Chennai Super Kings by 8 wickets.
Sanju Samson emerged on top of the heap after the first week of IPL 2018.
The Mumbai T20 league will be held from March 11 to 21 at the Wankhede Stadium in Mumbai
Crisis man Siddhesh Lad batted stubbornly in making a patient, unconquered 71 to bail out oft-crowned champions Mumbai against Baroda in their landmark 500th Ranji Trophy Group C game that was drawn on Sunday.
Mumbai bowled out Kolkata for a paltry 107 in 18.5 overs, and then chased down the target with 33 balls to spare
KKR, the two-time champions are placed second in the table with 14 points out of 11 matches, followed by RPS and Sunrisers at 14 and 13 points.
IPL highlights, RPS vs KKR: Robin Uthappa's 87 helped Kolkata beat Pune by 7 wickets.
This match will bring Gautam Gambhir and Virat Kohli on the same stage for some fiery face-offs.
Kolkata Knight Riders will be playing their first home match at the Eden Gardens, Kolkata, on April 13 at 8 p.m.