MI vs DC Dream11 Prediction: The 46th match of the 14th edition of the Indian Premier League (IPL 2021) will be played between Mumbai Indians and Delhi Capitals at Sharjah Cricket Stadium, Sharjah on Saturday, October 2, 2021.
MI vs DC Match Preview
The 46th match of the VIVO IPL 2021 will be played between Mumbai Indians and Delhi Capitals on 2nd October at the Sharjah Cricket Stadium.
Delhi Capitals have won eight of their eleven games and they are currently sitting at the second spot on the points table. Delhi Capitals last played Kolkata Knight Riders at Sharjah, where KKR defeated them by 3 wickets.
Mumbai Indians, on the other hand have seen a rough season, having won only five of their eleven matches. They are currently sitting at the sixth spot in the points table. Mumbai Indians last played against Punjab Kings at Abu Dhabi, where they won the game by 6 wickets.
The last time these two sides met earlier in this season, it was Delhi Capitals, who emerged victorious by 6 wickets. A win will help the Delhi Capitals become the second team to qualify for the playoffs. Mumbai Indians, on the other hand will be eager to get two points to increase their chances of finishing in the top 4.
Here are the match details, pitch report, probable playing 11, squads and Dream11 fantasy team predictions for Match 46 of the 14th edition of Indian Premier League (IPL 2021) between Mumbai Indians and Delhi Capitals on Saturday, October 2, 2021.
MI vs DC Match Details
- Match: Mumbai Indians vs Delhi Capitals, Match 46
- Date: Saturday, October 2, 2021
- Time: 3:30 PM (IST)
- Venue: Sharjah Cricket Stadium, Sharjah
MI vs DC Weather & Pitch Report
The pitch here at the Sharjah Cricket Stadium is pretty much a balanced wicket. Pacers will get some movement with the new ball. Once the batsmen get set, they can score big on this wicket. Teams winning the toss will look to chase on this venue. Anything around 150-160 will be a good total at this venue.
Another hot and sunny day here in Sharjah is expected, with the maximum temperature looming at 33 degrees Celsius and the humidity will be 60 per cent.
Average First Innings Score
The average first innings score at Sharjah Cricket Stadium, Sharjah considering the last 5 matches played here is 138 runs.
Record of Chasing Team
Based on the last 5 matches played at Sharjah Cricket Stadium, Sharjah —
- Matches Won: 4
- Matches Lost: 1
- No Result: 0
MI vs DC Head-to-Head
Mumbai Indians & Delhi Capitals Form
MI vs DC Dream11 Probable Playing XI
Rohit Sharma (C), Quinton de Kock (WK), Suryakumar Yadav, Jasprit Bumrah, Kieron Pollard, Nathan Coulter-Nile, Rahul Chahar, Saurabh Tiwary, Krunal Pandya, Hardik Pandya, Trent Boult.
Rishabh Pant (C & WK), Axar Patel, Shimron Hetmyer, Ravichandran Ashwin, Prithvi Shaw/Lalit Yadav, Steve Smith, Shikhar Dhawan, Shreyas Iyer, Anrich Nortje, Kagiso Rabada, Avesh Khan.
Top 5 Picks For MI vs DC
1. Shikhar Dhawan
The DC opener has smashed 454 runs in this season so far. He still has that hunger to chase runs and picking him in your fantasy team won’t be a bad call.
2. Kieron Pollard
He has so far smashed 226 runs in the tournament and picked up 5 wickets as well. He will be a good option among all rounders.
3. Rohit Sharma
The right-handed batsman from Mumbai Indians has hammered 334 runs in this season so far. He has been the consistent performer for Mumbai Indians this season.
4. Quinton de Kock
The wicket keeper batsman of Mumbai Indians has smashed 278 runs in this season so far. He open the innings for Mumbai Indians and will look for another big knock against Delhi Capitals.
5. Shreyas Iyer
The former captain of Delhi Capitals has accumulated 99 runs in this season so far and will be looking to get more under his belt in the tournament.
Fantasy Points of Top 5 Picks For MI vs DC
|Shikhar Dhawan||699 Points|
|Kieron Pollard||512 Points|
|Rohit Sharma||468 Points|
|Quinton de Kock||446 Points|
|Shreyas Iyer||132 Points|
Player Stats/Records of Top 5 Picks For MI vs DC
|Player||Stats (In IPL 2021)|
|Shikhar Dhawan||454 Runs|
|Kieron Pollard||226 Runs & 5 Wickets|
|Rohit Sharma||334 Runs|
|Quinton de Kock||278 Runs|
|Shreyas Iyer||91 Runs|
Captaincy Picks For MI vs DC
- Rohit Sharma
- Shikhar Dhawan
- Aiden Markram
MI vs DC Dream11 Fantasy Team Prediction
Fantasy Team 1
- Wicket-Keeper: Quinton de Kock, Rishabh Pant
- Batsmen: Rohit Sharma, Shikhar Dhawan, Steve Smith, Shreyas Iyer
- All-Rounders: Axar Patel
- Bowlers: Nathan Coulter-Nile, Jasprit Bumrah, Rahul Chahar, Anrich Nortje
- Captain: Rohit Sharma
- Vice-Captain: Shreyas Iyer
Fantasy Team 2
- Wicket-Keeper: Quinton de Kock
- Batsmen: Rohit Sharma, Shikhar Dhawan, Saurabh Tiwary, Prithvi Shaw, Kieron Pollard
- All-Rounders: Hardik Pandya
- Bowlers: Kagiso Rabada, Trent Boult, Avesh Khan, Anrich Nortje
- Captain: Shikhar Dhawan
- Vice-Captain: Quinton de Kock
MI vs DC Streaming & Broadcasting Details:
- Streaming: Disney+ Hotstar
- Broadcasting: Star Sports Network
MI vs DC Probable Winner
Delhi Capitals is expected to win this match.
Disclaimer: This team is based on the understanding, analysis, and instinct of the author. While selecting your team for the fantasy game please consider the points mentioned and make your own decision at the time of making your team.