| On Apr 23, 2021 4:30 PM IST

PBKS vs MI Dream11 IPL Today Match Prediction 23 April [STATS for GRAND LEAGUE – Batting, Bowling, Team, Pitch]


PBKS vs MI IPL 2021: The 14th edition of the Indian Premier League (IPL) has been a sensational affair so far with some exciting battles between quality sides and now it is time another cracking contest wherein the Punjab Kings (PBKS) will be taking on the Mumbai Indians (MI) at the MA Chidambaram Stadium in Chennai on April 23. Punjab Kings have now lost three games in a row and the Mumbai Indians also lost their previous match against Delhi Capitals. In the 26 matches played between these two teams, Mumbai have won 14 games while Punjab have emerged victorious on 12 occasions. However, both Punjab and Mumbai will now be aiming to strike back to winning ways in this crucial phase of IPL 2021.

PBKS vs MI Today Match Prediction Details

Fixture Name: VIVO IPL, Punjab Kings vs Mumbai Indians

Competition: VIVO IPL

Date: 23 April

Time: 7:30 PM IST

Ground: MA Chidambaram Stadium, Chennai

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

Brief score of the last result at the venue: Sunrisers Hyderabad 121/1 beat Punjab Kings 120/10 by 9 wickets in the 14th match of IPL 2021.

Pitch Report: The Chepauk track will once again offer slow and dry conditions. The spinners from both the teams will get some great amount of assistance from the track. The par score will remain around 150-160 mark with the dew factor coming in the play during the second innings.

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PBKS vs MI Playing 11

PBKS Team News

Injury Update, Unavailability

  • There are no injury issues in the Punjab Kings camp.

Expected Team Changes

  • They are expected to play with the same team.
  • KL Rahul will lead the team and also take care of the wicket-keeping duties.
  • Mayank Agarwal and KL Rahul will open the batting.
  • Chris Gayle, Nicholas Pooran, Shahrukh Khan and Deepak Hooda will bat in the middle-order.
  • Murugan Ashwin, Mohammed Shami and Arshdeep Singh will be their key bowlers.

PBKS Playing 11 (likely)
KL Rahul
Mayank Agarwal
Chris Gayle
Nicholas Pooran
Deepak Hooda
Shahrukh Khan
Moises Henriques
Fabian Allen
Mohammed Shami
Murugan Ashwin
Arshdeep Singh

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MI Team News

Injury Update, Unavailability

  • There are no injury issues in the Mumbai Indians camp.

Expected Team Changes

  • They are unlikely to make any changes.
  • Rohit Sharma will captain the side.
  • Ishan Kishan will be the wicket-keeper.
  • Rohit Sharma, Quinton de Kock, Ishan Kishan, Suryakumar Yadav and Kieron Pollard will be their main batters.
  • Jasprit Bumrah, Trent Boult, Krunal and Rahul Chahar will be the crucial bowlers.

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MI Playing (likely)
Rohit Sharma
Quinton de Kock
Suryakumar Yadav
Ishan Kishan
Kieron Pollard
Hardik Pandya
Krunal Pandya
Jayant Yadav
Rahul Chahar
Trent Boult
Jasprit Bumrah

Who will win today match

The Punjab Kings will be desperately hoping for an improved performance from their experienced batters like KL Rahul, Mayank Agarwal, Chris Gayle and Nicholas Pooran. Murugan Ashwin, Mohammed Shami, Arshdeep Singh and Fabian Allen will be their main bowlers. On the other hand, Mumbai Indians will want that their middle-order players, Ishan Kishan, Hardik Pandya and Kieron Pollard support the likes of Suryakumar Yadav and Rohit Sharma in the batting department while Chahar, Bumrah, Boult and Jayant will be their key bowlers for this game. Mumbai Indians will definitely start as favourites as they have the experience of playing on this tricky Chennai wicket. In our Dream 11 Today Match Prediction we back Mumbai Indians to win this match.

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Fantasy Cricket Tips, Captain & Differential Pick

Captain Options:

Stats King Tips:

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PBKS vs MI Dream11 Prediction

Grand League Team 1

We are picking KL Rahul as the Captain of this team due to his fabulous performance against MI in the last five games having smashed 3 fifties and 1 hundred.

WICKET-KEEPERS: KL Rahul (C), Quinton de Kock (VC)
BATSMEN: Rohit Sharma, Suryakumar Yadav, Mayank Agarwal
ALL-ROUNDERS: Deepak Hooda, Kieron Pollard
BOWLERS: Trent Boult, Rahul Chahar, Murugan Ashwin, Jayant Yadav

Grand League Team 2

We are making Rohit Sharma as the Captain in this team because of his amazing record against Punjab Kings having scored 669 runs in 24 matches at a strike-rate off 142.3.

WICKET-KEEPERS: KL Rahul, Ishan Kishan
BATSMEN: Rohit Sharma (C), Suryakumar Yadav, Chris Gayle (VC), Mayank Agarwal
ALL-ROUNDERS: Krunal Pandya, Fabian Allen
BOWLERS: Jasprit Bumrah, Rahul Chahar, Arshdeep Singh

Grand League Team 3

We are picking Suryakumar Yadav as the Captain of this team as he has been consistently getting good starts this season and even notched up a wonderful fifty against KKR on the same venue.

WICKET-KEEPERS: KL Rahul, Ishan Kishan
BATSMEN: Suryakumar Yadav (C), Rohit Sharma, Mayank Agarwal, Hardik Pandya
ALL-ROUNDERS: Deepak Hooda (VC)
BOWLERS: Trent Boult, Murugan Ashwin, Jayant Yadav, Arshdeep Singh

Grand League Team 4

We are choosing Mayank Agarwal as the Captain of this team due to his brilliant knock of 69 runs off just 36 balls against DC.

BATSMEN: Rohit Sharma, Suryakumar Yadav, Chris Gayle, Mayank Agarwal (C)
ALL-ROUNDERS: Kieron Pollard (VC), Fabian Allen
BOWLERS: Trent Boult, Mohammed Shami, Rahul Chahar, Jayant Yadav

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