The Mumbai Indians are one of the teams, apart from Sunrisers Hyderabad and Kings XI Punjab, that the Chennai Super Kings managed to defeat in this season.
The 41st match of the Indian Premier League (IPL) 2020 are going to be played between Chennai Super Kings and Mumbai Indians at the Sharjah Cricket Stadium in Sharjah.
This game is scheduled to start at 07:30 PM IST (06:00 PM local time) (02:00 PM UTC). the sport is going to be telecasted on the Star Sports Network (Available in English, Hindi, Telugu, Tamil, Kannada and Bengali). Also, the live streaming is going to be available on Disney+ Hotstar.
You might call the sport between Chennai Super Kings (CSK) and Mumbai Indians (MI) the El-Classico of the IPL. But the brand of cricket the previous has been playing this season has hardly been up to the mark. This, possibly, the worst season every for CSK – a team that made it to the playoffs in each of the last ten occasions. Languishing at rock bottom of the points table, they get set to require MI on once more this season.
The Mumbai juggernaut may need to lose the opening game of IPL 13 to CSK. But since then, they need to be picked up registering six wins out of their next eight. The graphs for both these teams have only gone the other way within a previous couple of opening then tournament opener. While MI is going to be looking forward to reclaiming the highest spot on the points table, CSK would want to salvage some pride and register a couple of wins in their remaining four games.
CSK vs MI Weather Report for Match 41:
The Mumbai Indians are one among the teams, aside from Sunrisers Hyderabad and Kings XI Punjab, that Chennai Super Kings managed to defeat during this season.
With the pitches slowing down in Sharjah, the typical scores have come down considerably. within the last two games here, the teams chasing won the match. a complete in more than 190 is to be put up, on the board, if the team batting first is to face an opportunity of a victory.
Average first innings score:
200 (Thus far at this venue within the tournament)
Record of chasing teams:
Won – 3, Lost – 5, Tied – 0
Injury and Availability News:
According to a couple of reports, Ishan Kishan is injured and might miss this game.
CSK vs MI Today’s Probable Playing XIs:
Chennai Super Kings:
Faf du Plessis, Sam Curran, Shane Watson, Ambati Rayudu, MS Dhoni (c)(wk), Ravindra Jadeja, N Jagadeesan, Deepak Chahar, Piyush Chawla/Ravisrinivasan Sai Kishore, Shardul Thakur, Josh Hazlewood.
Rohit Sharma (c), Quinton de Kock (wk), Suryakumar Yadav, Ishan Kishan/Saurabh Tiwary, Hardik Pandya, Kieron Pollard, Krunal Pandya, Nathan Coulter-Nile/James Pattinson, Rahul Chahar, Trent Boult, Jasprit Bumrah.
CSK vs MI Top Picks for Today’s Dream11 Match:
Faf du Plessis has been the simplest batsman for CSK this season with 375 runs in 10 games at a mean of 47.
Quinton de Kock has been going from strength to strength during this tournament. The left-hander has mustered 322 runs in 9 games so far.
Shane Watson scored 285 runs in 10 matches at a mean of 32 and a strike rate of 125.
Rohit Sharma mustered 260 runs in 9 matches. While he has hardly been anywhere near his best this season, he is often a game-changer during this game.
Ambati Rayudu accumulated 250 runs in 7 innings and seems to be in great touch with the bat.
Jasprit Bumrah has accounted for 15 wickets in 9 games and also has an economy rate of just 7.44.
Captain and Vice-Captain Selection:
Captain Options – Quinton de Kock, Rohit Sharma
Vice-Captain Options – Faf du Plessis, Ambati Rayudu