Hyderabad, March 26, Sunday at 07:30 PM IST
It’s time for the final clash in the Vivo IPL 2019. Two of the most successful sides in the history of the tournament – Mumbai Indians and Chennai Super Kings will square off at Rajiv Gandhi International Stadium in Hyderabad on Sunday eve for the Vivo IPL 2019 final.
Both the teams have won the title thrice and will leave no stone unturned in making it four times. Interestingly, Mumbai Indians have never lost an IPL final. So, can Rohit Sharma army make the count to four?
Also, Mumbai Indians have an upper hand over Chennai Super Kings in head to head clashes. In this season only, both the sides have met thrice and Mumbai Indians have turned out victorious on all three occasions.
While the clash between both sides is also referred to as the El-Clasico of IPL, let’s watch if CSK manages to break their jinx against MI defend the title which they clinched last year.
The coin will be tossed at 07:00 PM IST.
Total – 27
Mumbai Indians- 16
Chennai Super Kings – 11
Number of IPL Titles-
Chennai Super Kings – 03
Mumbai Indians – 03
MI have won the toss and will bat first
MI have made one change – M McClenaghan comes in for Jayant Yadav
No changes for CSK
Here’s how the two sides may lineup –
MI Playing 11:
Wicket-keeper – Quinton de Kock
Batsmen –Rohit Sharma (c), Kieron Pollard, Suryakumar Yadav, Ishan Kishan
All-rounder – Hardik Pandya, Krunal Pandya
Bowlers – Lasith Malinga, Jasprit Bumrah, Rahul Chahar, M McClenaghan
CSK Playing 11:
Wicket-keeper – MS Dhoni
Batsmen – S Watson, A Rayudu, S Raina, Faf du Plessis
All-rounder – R Jadeja, D Bravo
Bowlers – Harbhajan Singh, I Tahir, D Chahar, S Thakur
Read more: T20 Mumbai League full Squads
Siddhesh Lad, Aditya Tare, Evin Lewis, Quinton de Kock (wk), Jayant Yadav, Lasith Malinga, Jason Behrendorff, Barinder Sran, Rohit Sharma (c), Suryakumar Yadav, Hardik Pandya, Krunal Pandya, Rahul Chahar, Mayank Markande, Ishan Kishan, Yuvraj Singh, Anmolpreet Singh, Pankaj Jaiswal, Anukul Roy, Mitchell McClenaghan, Rasikh Salam, Jasprit Bumrah, Kieron Pollard, Ben Cutting, Beuran Hendricks
Chennai Super Kings –
Imran Tahir, Dhruv Shorey, Monu Kumar, Mohit Sharma, Shardul Thakur, Chaitanya Bishnoi, Sam Billings, N Jagadeesan, Faf du Plessis, Shane Watson, Dwayne Bravo, MS Dhoni (c), Suresh Raina, Ravindra Jadeja, Karn Sharma, Kedar Jadhav, David Willey, Deepak Chahar, Mitchell Santner, Murali Vijay, Harbhajan Singh, Ambati Rayudu, Ruturaj Gaikwad, KM Asif
CSK skipper MS Dhoni averages just 28 against MI and has scored 173 runs in 10 games
In last 10 games, MS Dhoni has been dismissed by pacers on five occasions and Jasprit Bumrah alone has dismissed him thrice
Shane Watson struggles against MI and has been dismissed by Lasith Malinga on five occasions
Suresh Raina averages 27 against MI and has scored 216 runs in last 9 innings
The bowlers- D Chahar and Imran Tahir have failed to pick wickets against MI. In six games, D Chahar has bagged just 4 wickets while Imran Tahir has bagged 5 wickets in 5 games
MI skipper Rohit Sharma averages 38 against CSK and has amassed 155 runs in last five innings, including three fifties
Surya Kumar Yadav is a must-have option in batters. In last 5 innings against CSK, he has scored 217 runs with an average of 72
J Bumrah has an average outing against CSK. In the last five games, he has managed just 3 wickets but has a good economy
The final update will be provided at the time of toss. Don’t forget to check!
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