Delhi Capitals (earlier Delhi Daredevils) have never managed to even reach the final of Indian Premier League. They come into this year’s edition with renewed hopes given that they possess some of the best young Indian talents in the tournament but they are under some pressure to improve upon their miserable performances in recent seasons. Meanwhile, Mumbai Indians have some symmetry when it comes to winning IPL trophy, they won 2015 season, then 2017 season, they could not qualify for the playoffs in the last edition, Is this is the edition for the Mumbai Indians? We shall find out soon. The good thing is that Rohit Sharma will open the Innings for them, which will sort some problems which they were facing in the last season. It will be interesting to see how these teams play against each other at the Iconic Wankhede Stadium. Let’s head to the squad, playing XI, MI vs DC Dream11 team and Fantasy Cricket Tips.
Date: 24th March, 2019
Time: 08:00 PM IST
Venue: Wankhede Stadium, Mumbai
Pitch Report: This pitch has always been a batting paradise, any score is chase-able at this ground, but the par score is around 180 at this pitch.
Squad for MI vs DC:
Mumbai Indians: Yuvraj Singh, Lasith Malinga, Rohit Sharma (c), Kieron Pollard, Aditya Tare, Mitchell McClenaghan, Adam Milne, Jason Behrendorff, Suryakumar Yadav, Ben Cutting, Jayant Yadav, Quinton de Kock, Evin Lewis, Barinder Sran, Siddhesh Lad, Jasprit Bumrah, Pankaj Jaiswal, Hardik Pandya, Ishan Kishan, Anmolpreet Singh, Krunal Pandya, Rahul Chahar, Anukul Roy, Mayank Markande, Rasikh Salam
Delhi Capitals: Shikhar Dhawan, Amit Mishra, Colin Ingram, Colin Munro, Jalaj Saxena, Trent Boult, Harshal Patel, Chris Morris, Hanuma Vihari, Bandaru Ayyappa, Axar Patel, Ankush Bains, Shreyas Iyer (c), Kagiso Rabada, Rahul Tewatia, Avesh Khan, Nathu Singh, Rishabh Pant, Sandeep Lamichhane, Keemo Paul, Prithvi Shaw, Manjot Kalra, Sherfane Rutherford, Ishant Sharma
MI vs DC Fantasy Cricket Tips
Lasith Malinga will miss out first 6 matches of the tournament due to world cup selection squad. Quinton de Kock might miss out this match as he has just finished his international match. This won’t have much impact on the balance of the squad as they have all bases covered. The Onus will be on Rohit Sharma, Yuvraj Singh, Bhumrah and Pandya Brothers.
Openers: Rohit Sharma (c) and Ishan Kishan/Quinton de Kock (w)
Middle Order: Surya Kumar Yadav, Yuvraj Singh, Hardik Pandya, Krunal Pandya, Pollard/Cutting
Bowlers: Mayank Markande, Jasprit Bhumrah, Adam Milne, Mitchell McClenaghan
Strengths: Core Indian Batting Lineup
Weakness: Backup Indian Fast Bowler
They have got a huge pick in terms of Shikhar Dhawan, along with him Prithvi Shaw and Captain Shreyas Iyer will have a huge responsibility. Their first eleven looks strong, but backup looks a bit concern.
Openers: Shikhar Dhawan and Prithvi Shaw
Middle Order: Shreyas Iyer (c), Rishabh Pant (wk), Hanuma Vihari, Colin Ingram, Axar Patel
Bowlers: Chris Morris, Rabada/Boult/Sandeep Lamichhane, Avesh Khan, Amit Mishra/Rahul Tewatiya
Strengths: Indian Batting lineup
Weakness: Indian Bowling department
MI vs DC Dream11 Team
Keeper – Rishabh Pant
Batsmen – Shikhar Dhawan (VC), Rohit Sharma(C), Surya Kumar Yadav, Yuvraj Singh
All-Rounders – Axar Patel, Chris Morris, Hardik Pandya
Bowlers – Avesh Khan, Jasprit Bumrah, Mayank Markende
Dc vs Mi Rotobash Team:
Keeper – Rishabh Pant
Batsmen – Prithvi Shaw, Rohit Sharma(C), Surya Kumar Yadav, Colin Ingram
All-Rounders – Chris Morris, Hardik Pandya
Bowlers – Avesh Khan, Jasprit Bumrah, Mayank Markende, Adam Milne
Captain V/c Picks:
- Rohit Sharma
- Shikhar Dhawan
- Hardik Pandya
- Shreyas Iyer
- Jasprit Bhumrah
Grand League Choice:
- Yuvraj Singh
- Rishabh Pant
PUNT: Prithvi Shaw
Battle to watch: Bhumrah vs Shikhar Dhawan
Today IPL Match Prediction MI vs DC
Mumbai Indians are playing at their home ground so they are likely to win this match.
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