MI vs DC Today Match Prediction | Mumbai Indians vs Delhi Capitals| IPL Match Preview
Hello and welcome to today’s match prediction between MI vs DC In 3rd match of Indian Premier League 2019 which is going to be played between Mumbai Indians and Delhi Capitals at Wankhede Stadium in Mumbai.
Mumbai Indians had a lackluster performance in IPL’18 and failed to qualify to playoffs. However, this year they have made a few changes in the squad and will hope to freshen up things to perform as per fan expectations. Rohit Sharma has decided to come back to his original position i.e. opening the innings and will be the biggest threat to opponents. They have many other destructive batsmen and all-rounders available to make a formidable batting order. Yuvraj Singh and Lasith Malinga have been bought by Mumbai Indians, showing a lot of faith on them due to their experience and match changing abilities. This year also Jasprit Bumrah will lead the Mumbai Indians to attack from the front
Delhi capitals have made some big buys which include Shikhar Dhawan, Axar Patel, Keemo Paul and some domestic bowlers which might change their fortune.
Shikhar Dhawan will be opening the innings alongside Prithvi Shaw or Rishabh Pant, which is his most suitable position. They have one of the best batting line up involving likes of Dhawan, Shaw, Iyer, Pant along with Ingram, Munro and Sherfane Rutherford. Their bowling department is also looking solid with pacers like Rabada, Boult, and spinners like Sandeep Lamichhane, Amit Mishra and Axar Patel.
Let’s go out with facts available for today’s match prediction between DC vs MI:
When and Where
Mumbai Indians vs Delhi Capitals, Indian Premier League 2019, Match 3
24th March 2019, 8:00 PM IST
Wankhede Stadium, Mumbai.
The pitch of Wankhede cricket stadium is a spin-friendly wicket, as both the teams back their spin bowling a lot, so this match will be a blessing for both the teams. A score of 170 runs will be quietly defendable on this ground.
Head to Head Matches played
Total Number of Matches played: 22
Mumbai Indians will come out in this match without the services of Lasith Malinga who has decided to play for Mumbai after their 6 matches keeping the World Cup view in mind. Yuvraj Singh can be included in the playing 11 today. Adam Milne has been ruled out of IPL due to injury.
Shikhar Dhawan will get directly drafted into the playing 11 whereas there is a doubt on Kagiso Rabada and Chris Morris as they are playing from their national squad against Srilanka.
Betting Odds Bet365 Betway
MI – 1.66 1.76
DC – 2.20 2.3
Rohit Sharma (C), Quinton de Kock, Evin Lewis, Ishan Kishan, Suryakumar Yadav, Siddhesh Lad, Krunal Pandya, Hardik Pandya, Kieron Pollard, Ben Cutting, Mayank Markande, Jasprit Bumrah, Barinder Saran, Rasikh Dar, Mitchell McClenaghan, Lasith Malinga, Jason Behrendorff, Anukul Roy, Anmolpreet Singh, Yuvraj Singh, Pankaj Jaiswal, Aditya Tare, Rahul Chahar, Adam Milne and Jayant Yadav
Shreyas Iyer (C), Shikhar Dhawan, Prithvi Shaw, Rishabh Pant, Colin Ingram, Axar Patel, Manjot Kalra, Chris Morris, Hanuma Vihari, Keemo Paul, Sherfane Rutherford, Kagiso Rabada, Trent Boult, Rahul Tewatia, Harshal Patel, Colin Munro, Ankush Bains, Amit Mishra, Sandeep Lamichhane, Avesh Khan, Ishant Sharma, Bandaru Ayyappa
Mumbai Indians – Rohit Sharma (c), Quinton De Kock/Evin Lewis, Suryakumar Yadav, Ishan Kishan, Kieron Pollard/Yuvraj Singh, Krunal Pandya, Hardik Pandya, Ben Cutting, M McClenaghan, Mayank Markande, J Bumrah
Delhi Capital – Shikhar Dhawan, P Shaw, S Iyer (c), Colin Ingram, Rishabh Pant (wk), S Rutherford/S Lamichhane, Axar Patel, Amit Mishra, K Rabada/Trent Boult/Sandeep Lamichhane (any two), Ishant Sharma/Harshal Patel.