Kolkata Knight Riders vs Mumbai Indians Match Prediction Tips | KOL vs MUM Who will win Today’s Match
Match 41, IPL 2018
KKR vs MI Dream11 Prediction
Kolkata, May 09 at 08:00 PM IST
With two back-to-back wins, Mumbai Indians have revived their campaign just in time. Now they are up against fourth-placed Kolkata Knight Riders and need another successful performance to cling on to their hopes of a playoff place.
The two sides are meeting for the second time in space of three days. On Sunday, MI thumped KKR, courtesy a splendid all-round effort from Hardik Pandya. Rohit Sharma led Mumbai side do have the momentum on their side but have a lot of work to do.
On the other hand, KKR are just above Mumbai Indians in the race to secure playoffs spot. They would be hoping for a power-packed show before their fans to book a place in round 2.
Read on for KOL vs MUM Dream11 Team News and KKR vs MI playing11.
KKR vs MI Team News
Kolkata Knight Riders
- Prasidh Krishna, coming in for Mavi, leaked far too many runs on his debut game. The latter can come back.
- Tom Curran can swap for Mitchell Johnson.
- Shubman Gill might drop lower in the batting order.
- Ben Cutting is the only uncertain starter for Mumbai Indians. Pollard might slot in for the Australian.
- There are no reports of any injuries in the MI squad.
KOL vs MUM Playing 11
Speaking of KOL vs MUM Playing 11, both the sides might make a change or two to their playing XIs.
KKR Playing 11: Dinesh Karthik (c & wk), Piyush Chawla, Mitchell Johnson/Tom Curran, Robin Uthappa, Sunil Narine, Andre Russell, Chris Lynn, Kuldeep Yadav, Nitish Rana, Prasidh Krishna/Shivam Mavi, Shubman Gill
MI Playing 11: Jean-Paul Duminy, Rohit Sharma (c), Mitchell McClenaghan, Suryakumar Yadav, Ben Cutting/Mustafizur Rahman/Adam Milne/Kieron Pollard, Evin Lewis, Jasprit Bumrah, Hardik Pandya, Ishan Kishan (wk), Krunal Pandya, Mayank Markande
KOL vs MUM Key Players
Kolkata Knight Riders:
- Dinesh Karthik is the top run-getter for KKR with 316.
- Chris Lynn and Robin Uthappa are other key contributors with the bat.
- The spin trio – Narine, Kuldeep and Chawla – are the three pillars of their bowling.
- Suryakumar Yadav, Rohit Sharma and Evin Lewis have been the stand-out batsmen for MI.
- Hardik Pandya and Mayank Markande have picked 14 and 13 wickets, respectively.
Note: This KOL vs MUM Dream11 prediction is based on news sourced from various sources. We suggest you pick your playing 11 from the squad listed above basis KKR vs MI team news.
KOL vs MUM Dream11 Team
- In your KKR vs MI Dream11 team, you can choose either of Dinesh Karthik or Ishan Kishan for wicket-keeping duties.
- The best choice batsmen to go with are Rohit, Uthappa, Lynn, Yadav, Lewis, Rana, Duminy and Shubman.
- In the all-rounder category, you can choose from Narine, Russell, Krunal and Hardik.
- The bowlers you can bet on are Bumrah, Markande, Yadav, McClenaghan, Chawla, Kuldeep.
The above KOL vs MUM dream11 team was made on the basis of current form and availability of players.
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