MI vs CSK Match Preview: The 27th match of IPL 2021 will be played between Mumbai Indians and Chennai Super Kings from 07:30 pm today at the stadium in Arun Jaitley, Delhi. Both teams will be face to face for the first time this season. Whenever the teams of Chennai and Mumbai are face to face in the IPL, the thrill reaches its peak.
Even though Mumbai Indians have captured the title five times in the history of IPL, but the team of Chennai team seems to be heavy in this season. Chennai, ranked number 1 in the point table, has won five matches in six matches this season, while Mumbai’s team has been able to win only three matches in six matches. However, both teams have won their previous matches, in such a situation, both of them will take the field with positive attitude.
Mumbai’s strength is their strong batting, but the team’s middle order has not done well so far this season. At the same time, the team of Chennai is performing brilliantly in every department this year. However, if Chennai has to maintain its winning momentum, then it will have to handle Jaspreet Bumrah and Rahul Chahar. At the same time, Mumbai will have to overcome the challenge of Ravindra Jadeja and Faf du Plessis.
MI vs CSK Head to Head
Rohit Sharma’s team in the head-to-head between Chennai and Mumbai has been heavy. Both IPL teams have come face to face 30 times so far, out of which 18 matches have been won by Mumbai, Chennai has won 12 matches.
Although the pitch of Delhi is considered favorable for spinners, but this season, the pitch is proving to be suitable for batsmen. In the last match too, the pitch was absolutely flat. In such a situation, once again, high scoring matches can be seen here. Dew will prove to be important here too, in such a case, Tau can decide to bowl first to win.
Our match prediction meter is telling that the Chennai Super Kings have an upper hand in this match. However, the match is expected to be exciting.
Possible playing XI of Chennai Faf du Plessis, Ruturaj Gaikwad, Moin Ali, Suresh Raina, Ambati Rayudu, Ravindra Jadeja, MS Dhoni (captain and wicketkeeper), Sam Karran, Shardul Thakur, Deepak Chahar and Lungi Nagidi / Imran Tahir.
Possible playing XI of Mumbai- Quinton de Kock (wicketkeeper), Rohit Sharma (captain), Suryakumar Yadav, Krunal Pandya, Kieran Pollard, Hardik Pandya, Jayant Yadav, Nathan Culper Nile, Rahul Chahar, Jasprit Bumrah and Trent Boult.