Even a practice match became tight when Robin Uthappa's team managed to beat Sanju Samson's side by just two runs in a Rajasthan Royals Intra-Squad Match.
Manan Vohra timed his jump to perfection to produce a top fielding effort by blocking the ball mid-air.
IPL Highlights and ball-by-ball commentary from the 22nd T20 match between Kings XI Punjab (KXIP) and Mumbai Indians (MI) at Holkar Cricket Stadium, Indore on Thursday.
IPL highlights, KXIP Vs MI: Mumbai Indians registered their fifth consecutive win by beating Punjab by 8 wickets in Indore.
Manan Vohra seems to be confident that his team's third loss on a trot will not lead to any added pressure and there is no need to press the panic button just yet as the side will regain momentum during its home matches.
Bhuvneshwar Kumar returned with figures of 5 for 19 that helped his side notch up a five-run win against Kings XI Punjab.
Bhuvneshwar Kumar's five-for dashed KXIP's late fight as Sunrisers Hyderabad edged out Kings XI Punjab by 5 runs in a nail-biter.
Sunrisers Hyderabad achieved their first-ever 10-wicket win when they thrashed Gujarat Lions and they will aim for a repeat against Kings XI Punjab, who are at the bottom of the 2016 Indian Premier League table.
Manan Vohra, who was adjudged the man of match for his knock of 51 against Rising Pune Supergiants, has earned praise from David Miller and the latter feels that the 22-year old Manan has a lot of talent and a bright future ahead of him.
Kings XI Punjab restricted the Rising Pune Supergiants to 152/7 and chased down the target with eight balls to spare for their first win in three outings in the Indian Premier League 2016