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MI vs KKR IPL 2022 Dream 11 Prediction, MI Playing 11, KKR Playing 11 Mumbai Indians vs Kolkata Knight Riders Dream11 Team for Today’s Match

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MI vs KKR IPL 2022: Match 56 of the Indian Premier League (IPL 2022) season is scheduled to be contested between the Mumbai Indians (MI) and the Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR) on 9 May, 2022 (Monday) at the Dr DY Patil Sports Academy in Mumbai. Things have worked out amazingly well for the Mumbai Indians recently in this T20 competition as they have went on to register two brilliant back-to-back victories against Rajasthan Royals and Gujarat Titans. On the other hand, Kolkata Knight Riders lost their last match against Lucknow Super Giants.

MI vs KKR Dream 11 Prediction for Today Match

Fixture Name: Match 56, Mumbai Indians vs Kolkata Knight Riders

Competition: Indian Premier League 2022

Date: 9 May, 2022

Time: 7:30 PM IST

Ground: Dr DY Patil Sports Academy, Mumbai

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Tata IPL 2022 Pitch Report

The pitch at the Dr DY Patil Sports Academy is expected to have enough help both for the batsmen and bowlers. It will be interesting to see the nature of the pitch after the batting friendly surface in the last few games. However, the conditions are expected to assist the batsmen to a great extent in this match. The par score will remain around 160-170.

Team Form Guide:
MI (recent last): W W L L L
KKR (recent last): L W L L L


 

MI Playing 11

1. Rohit Sharma
2. Ishan Kishan
3. Suryakumar Yadav
4. Tilak Varma
5. Kieron Pollard
6. Tim David

7. Daniel Sams
8. Kumar Kartikeya
9. Murugan Ashwin
10. Jasprit Bumrah
11. Riley Meredith

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  • There are no major injury problems in the Mumbai Indians camp.
  • They are unlikely to tinker a lot with their playing 11 from the last win.
  • Rohit Sharma will be the captain.
  • Ishan Kishan will don the wicket-keeping gloves.
  • They will depend a lot on the likes of Rohit Sharma, Ishan Kishan, Suryakumar Yadav, and Tilak Varma to once again be their important mainstay clogs with the bat.
  • The likes of Jasprit Bumrah, Riley Meredith, Murugan Ashwin and Daniel Sams will have to put up a consistent show with the ball.

Suryakumar Yadav Stats in IPL

For the Mumbai Indians, Suryakumar Yadav will once again be an important performer to watch out for in this crucial match. During the previous game against Kolkata Knight Riders in IPL 2022, Suryakumar Yadav played an important knock of 52 runs off 36 balls.

Matches Runs Strike-Rate IPL 2022 Performance Recent Form
123 2644 136.89 303 runs (8 games) 13, 51, 7, 32, 37, 43, 67*, 52, 65

 

Tilak Varma Stats in IPL

In his debut IPL season, Tilak Varma has been the best batsman for the Mumbai Indians so far. The swashbuckling left-hander has scored more than 300 runs in the Indian Premier League 2022 season.

Matches Runs Strike-Rate Average Recent Form
10 328 136.67 41 21, 35, 38, 51*, 26, 36, 0

 

Rohit Sharma Stats in IPL

Mumbai Indians skipper Rohit Sharma will desperately have to take some sort of a responsibility in this misfiring batting department and play a big innings. Rohit Sharma smashed an explosive knock of 43 runs off only 29 balls against Gujarat Titans.

Matches Runs Strike-Rate 50/100 Recent Form
223 5809 130.33 40/1 43, 2, 39, 0, 6, 28, 26, 3, 10, 41, 15, 46

 

KKR Playing 11

1. Aaron Finch
2. Baba Indrajith
3. Shreyas Iyer (C)
4. Nitish Rana
5. Andre Russell
6. Rinku Singh
7. Anukul Roy
8. Sunil Narine

9. Tim Southee
10. Shivam Mavi

11. Umesh Yadav/Harshit Rana

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  • Umesh Yadav is still doubtful for this match after pulling off his calf muscle.
  • Umesh Yadav and Pat Cummins might return to the side.
  • Shreyas Iyer will captain the side.
  • Baba Indrajith will be the wicket-keeper.
  • The likes of Aaron Finch, Shreyas Iyer, Nitish Rana and Andre Russell will be expected to stand up and take some more responsibility with the bat.
  • The likes of Umesh Yadav, Sunil Narine, Shivam Mavi and Tim Southee will form part of the bowling attack.

Shreyas Iyer Stats in IPL

Kolkata Knight Riders captain Shreyas Iyer will be desperately eyeing to deliver the goods in this important match against Mumbai Indians. Shreyas Iyer has smashed more than 300 runs in the ongoing T20 tournament.

Matches Runs 50s IPL 2022 Performance Recent Form
98 2705 18 330 runs (11 games) 6, 34, 42, 12, 85, 28, 54, 10

 

Andre Russell Stats in IPL

For the Kolkata Knight Riders, big-hitting all rounder Andre Russell will be a key player to watch out for due to his sensational form especially with the bat.  In the last match against Lucknow Super Giants, Russell notched up 45 runs and also took two wickets.

Matches Runs Wickets IPL 2022 Performance Recent Form
95 1972 84 272 runs & 12 wickets 45 & 2/22, 0, 48 & 4/5, 1/29, 49* & 2/20, 24 & 1/16,

 

Nitish Rana Stats in IPL

For the Kolkata Knight Riders, left-handed batsman Nitish Rana has played some crucial knocks with the bat this tournament. In the win against Rajasthan Royals, Nitish Rana scored an unbeaten 48 runs that included 3 fours and 2 sixes.

Matches Runs 50s IPL 2022 Performance Recent Form
88 2070 15 250 runs (11 games) 2, 48*, 57, 2, 18

 

Who will win Mumbai Indians vs Kolkata Knight Riders today IPL match?

  • The Mumbai Indians have witnessed two back-to-back wins and three defeats in the recent while.
  • Kolkata Knight Riders have suffered a total of 7 losses in the Indian Premier League 2022 season.
  • During the previous game between these two sides in IPL 2022, Kolkata Knight Riders handed a crushing 5-wicket defeat to Mumbai Indians.

MI vs KKR Head to Head

Matches MI KKR
Overall (30) 22 8
Last 5 IPL Games 3 2

 

According to the Mumbai Indians vs Kolkata Knight Riders today match prediction, Mumbai Indians are the favourites to win this match.

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MI vs KKR Dream11 Team Prediction

WICKET-KEEPERS: Ishan Kishan
BATSMEN: Shreyas Iyer, Nitish Rana, Rohit Sharma, Tilak Varma, Suryakumar Yadav
ALL-ROUNDERS: Daniel Sams, Andre Russell
BOWLERS: Tim Southee, Jasprit Bumrah, Riley Meredith

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MI vs KKR Dream11 Prediction Captain & Vice Captain Choices

For Small League, Head-to-Head contests: Suryakumar Yadav, Shreyas Iyer

For Grand League: Rohit Sharma, Nitish Rana.

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