The IPL 2021 will resume on 19th September with the clash of arch-rivals, Mumbai Indians and Chennai Super Kings will lock horns in the Match 30 of the tournament. The Mumbai Indians have the presence of Quinton De Kock and Jasprit Bumrah as their key players, while Chennai Super Kings have Ravindra Jadeja and Suresh Raina as their consistent performers. The MI team will led by Rohit Sharma and MS Dhoni will captain the CSK team.
The Chennai Super Kings team have 5 wins in 7 matches, and are positioned 2nd in the points table. While, the Mumbai Indians team have secured 4 victories in the same number of league matches. The both teams need 2-3 victories to find them sealing the top 4 spots and playing the play-offs, and have 7 league matches remaining in the Phase 2.
The spread of the covid cases in the team camps led to the postponement of the tournament, and will now be played in United Arab Emirates. The 3 venues, Dubai, Sharjah, and Abu Dhabi will host this year’s remaining matches like it hosted the full IPL 2020 season as well. The shift in the venues is due to the persistent covid cases in India.
Fixture Name: Match 30
Competition: Indian Premier League 2021
Date: 19 September
Time: 7:30 PM IST
Team Form Guide:
CSK(recent last): W W L
MI(recent last): L W W
Venue: Dubai International Cricket Stadium, Dubai
Pitch Report: The match between CSK and MI will be played at Dubai. Here, in a total of 26 matches, the team batting first has won 14 matches and have a slight edge upon their sleeves. On this venue, the scores of around 160 are easily achievable and the batters will have a good time in scoring runs by playing their natural game. While, bowlers will have to be intelligent in their variations to induce wickets.
Brief score of the last result at the venue: Mumbai Indians 157/5 won by 5 wickets against Delhi Capitals 156/7 in Indian Premier League 2020.
The 5 players from CSK, and 6 from Mumbai Indians are chosen for the first match of IPL 2021. The wicket-keeper Quinton De Kock is in sublime form for South Africa. Then Rohit Sharma and Kieron Pollard are coming into this season with terrific performances in their last series/tournament. The both all-rounders will be crucial for the CSK and your CSK vs MI Dream11 prediction. All the pace bowlers will need to be picked due to their track record in the T20 format.
WICKET-KEEPERS: Quinton De Kock
BATSMEN: Rohit Sharma, Kieron Pollard, Suryakumar Yadav, Ruturaj Gaikwad
ALL-ROUNDERS: Ravindra Jadeja, Moeen Ali
BOWLERS: Trent Boult, Jasprit Bumrah, Deepak Chahar, Dwayne Bravo
The Mumbai Indians team is expected to win this fixture due to the consistent performances of their players in the international circuit for the past few months. In their last encounter, MI won the game by 4 wickets and will be upbeat ahead of this fixture. While CSK would need to bat well to give their bowlers enough runs to defend and win the match.
The Chennai Super Kings team have played well in this season and have 5 wins in 7 matches. They will feel the absence of Sam Curran and Faf Du Plessis who are isolating and have injury concerns respectively. The bowlers have been average, and batters have contributed well in the IPL 2021 Phase 1. The top picks for this fixture would be the all-rounders Moeen Ali and Ravindra Jadeja.
Jadeja was on fire in the first phase of the IPL, and he will hope to go the same way in this one with both the bat and the ball. He was promoted in the batting order earlier, and might come to bat in the same place and could provide quickfire contributions. In the IPL 2021, he scored 131 runs and has scalped 6 wickets.
Moeen has been pretty good with the bat lately, he will bat at number three position and bowl his quota of bowling. He is ideally a must pick from the CSK team, as he has got the potential to turn around the game, with his performance. He might pick up wickets as well, so he is a good pick. In the IPL 2021, he has 206 runs and has picked up 5 wickets.
Captain: MS Dhoni
Wicket-keeper: MS Dhoni
Possible Top Four: Ruturaj Gaikwad, Robin Uthappa, Suresh Raina, Ambati Rayudu
Opening Bowlers: Deepak Chahar, Josh Hazlewood
Overseas Players: Moeen Ali, Josh Hazlewood, Imran Tahir
CSK Playing 11 (likely)
The Mumbai Indians has been the successful side in the IPL history and has won 4 out of 8 games in this season. In their last league match, they won a thriller against the same oppeonents by 4 wickets. After giving around 220 runs, the performances from openers, De Kock and Rohit Sharma provided a fine platform. Then Kieron Pollard was terrific with 87* off 34 balls to secure their 4th win in the season.
QDK is the most important batsman for the Mumbai Indians team. He opens for the team and has a crucial role to play in anchoring the innings and will be a top pick for sure to be in everyone’s fantasy XI. He is a hard hitter and can give a fierce start in the power-play overs. In this season, Quinton has scored 155 runs at an average of 31.
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Trent Boult is a gun bowler for the franchise and picks up quick wickets in the power-play and gives a head-start to the bowling department. Boult has an ability to nail perfect yorkers and has a potential to take wickets with the new as well as old ball. In 7 matches, he has scalped 8 wickets and will look to maintain the same form in the Phase 2.
Captain: Rohit Sharma
Wicket-keeper: Quinton De Kock
Possible Top Four: Rohit Sharma, Quinton De Kock, Suryakumar Yadav, Ishan Kishan
Opening Bowlers: Trent Boult, Jasprit Bumrah
Overseas Players:Quinton de Kock, Trent Boult, Nathan Coulter Nile
MI Playing 11 (likely)
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The CSK vs MI match will be broadcasted on the Star Sports TV Network in different languages like Star Sports 1 English, Star Sports 1 Hindi, Star Sports 1 Tamil, Star Sports 1 Telugu, Star Sports 1 Kannada, and Star Sports Malayalam. The Star India has won the broadcasting rights for the Indian Premier League Phase 2. to All the cricketing nations including 100 countries will be able to view the Indian Premier League 2021 on their Television Sets.