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| On Updated : Nov 5, 2020 12:00 PM IST

DC vs MI Prediction: Toss, Pitch, Cricket Betting Tips for Delhi Capitals vs Mumbai Indians IPL 2020 Qualifier 1

DC vs MI Prediction: The league stages of IPL 2020 are finally over and the much-awaited high voltage playoffs matches will start from today onwards. To start the proceedings the top two teams on the points table Mumbai Indians and Delhi Capitals will face off against each other to book a seat in the finals on November 10th. With both teams evenly balanced, the match is expected to be a closely contested one.

Delhi Capitals vs Mumbai Indians
Indian Premier League 2020, Qualifier 1
Date & Time: 05th November 2020 at 7:30 PM IST
Dubai International Cricket Stadium, UAE


Delhi Capitals:

  • DC has a strong batting line-up. Top-5 packed by top Indian batsmen along with Stoinis makes them a strong force.
  • The Proteas duo of Kagiso Rabada and Anrich Nortje has been impressive in this tournament so far.
  • A well balanced and settled batting eleven.

Mumbai Indians:

What has been the biggest highlight of India's tour of Australia 2020-21?

  • A highly potent top-order batting which has a blend of youth and experience.
  • A strong middle order with power-packed finishers.
  • All their pacers have been pretty good in the early part of the innings.


Delhi Capitals:

  • The form of Rishab Pant and Prithvi Shaw is a huge worry.
  • If Rabada gets hit, then their bowling unit fails to regroup together as it was clearly evident from the matches that they lost.

Mumbai Indians:

  • The spin department of Mumbai looks weak compared to the rest of the teams in IPL 2020.
  • If by chance Bumrah and Boult get hit, then they are a very weak bowling unit as it was clearly visible from the last match against SRH where they failed to take a wicket in the absence of these two.

DC vs MI Who will win?

Win Prediction

  • DC- 55%
  • MI- 45%

Betting odds

Bet365: MI- 1.66, DC- 2.20
Betway: MI- 1.66, DC- 2.10

Delhi Capitals to win this match

Photo: BCCI

DC has finally found back their lost rhythm after the last win against RCB. With Rahane stepping into the middle order, the batting also seems to be well settled. So they are expected to continue the winning momentum and hence they are expected to win this match as per MI vs DC today match prediction.

If you are in for online IPL betting, place your money on DC.

Head to Head (overall)

  • Matches Played- 26
  • MI – 13
  • DC- 13

Head to Head (UAE)

  • Matches Played- 3
  • MI – 1
  • DC- 2


Photo: BCCI

Both these sides are well balanced and evenly matched. Delhi is expected to field an unchanged eleven as the trio of overseas seamers seems to work for them. Mumbai, on the other hand, is sure to field their best eleven, and hence Hardik, Boult, and Bumrah who were rested for the last match are expected to take back their places.

DC Playing XI: Shikhar Dhawan, Prithvi Shaw, Shreyas Iyer, Ajinkya Rahane, Rishabh Pant, Marcus Stoinis, Axar Patel, Daniel Sams, Kagiso Rabada, Ravichandran Ashwin, Anrich Nortje

MI Playing XI: Quinton de Kock, Rohit Sharma, Suryakumar Yadav, Ishan Kishan, Krunal Pandya, Kieron Pollard, Hardik Pandya, James Pattinson, Rahul Chahar, Trent Boult, Jasprit Bumrah

DC vs MI Toss Prediction and Pitch Report

Despite the large boundaries and the slow nature of the pitch, the Mumbai Indians have managed to post scores in excess of 170 on this pitch consistently. So a high scoring game is on the cards. With expected dew towards the second half of the innings, chasing is preferred in this pitch for this encounter.

Predicted Score:

If Mumbai Indians bat first: 170-180
If Delhi Capitals bat first: 160- 170

MI vs DC cricket betting tips

Players who are expected to perform well as per Dream11 Prediction.

Photo: BCCI

Top Batsman

MI- Quinton de Kock

The South African captain is in the form of his life. In almost the matches that he has played, he has served full justice to the team by providing match-winning innings that suit the situation. As for IPL betting tips, he is the man to invest your money in.

DC- Shreyas Iyer

DC captain Shreyas Iyer is in his best-ever IPL form. With this encounter being their toughest assignment yet, expect him to continue the same form.

Other Prominent Batsmen: Shikhar Dhawan, Rohit Sharma, Surya Kumar Yadav

Top Bowler

MI- Jasprit Bumrah

Boom Boom Bumrah is at his absolute best.  Expect him to continue the same.

DC- Kagiso Rabada

The best bowler in IPL 2020 so far. He can take wickets at any stage of the match. But he was taken to the cleaners in the last match and hence he will be keen to bounce back much more than ever. As for IPL betting tips, he is the man to invest your money in.

Other Prominent options: Anrich Nortje, Trent Boult, James Pattinson

Most Sixes

MI- Quinton de Kock
DC- Shreyas Iyer

Player of the Match

Kagiso Rabada

He is a proven match-winner. A person tailor-made for big occasions such as these. Expect him to grab the prestigious ‘Player of the Match’ award.

Expert free tip for DC vs MI Dream11

Suitable Captaincy options: Quinton de Kock, Kagiso Rabada, Jasprit Bumrah, Rohit Sharma

Suitable VC options: Surya Kumar Yadav, Ishan Kishan, Shreyas Iyer, Ajinkya Rahane

Must have players: Kieron Pollard, Kagiso Rabada, Jasprit Bumrah, Shreyas Iyer, Quinton De Kock

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Midhun M Menon @Mid_On_

An engineer who watches, plays, and writes cricket. Out here to tell you interesting stories from 22 yards from the perspective of a 22-year-old guy.