MI vs DC: Mumbai Indians will be squaring off against Delhi Capitals in the 46th match of this season at the Sharjah Cricket Stadium.
Delhi Capitals have won 8 of their 11 games and are currently sitting at the second spot on the points table. Mumbai Indians, on the other hand, has managed to grab 5 victories from 11 matches, they are currently placed at the 5th spot on the points table.
The two teams have met on 29 occasions and the last time these two sides met, Delhi Capitals defeated Mumbai Indians by 6 wickets.
Delhi Capitals will look to win this match and become the second team to qualify for the playoffs while Mumbai Indians will be desperate to win the match to increase their chances of finishing in the top four.
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 Sharjah Cricket Ground has a flat track. The batsmen can pile runs while batting first and make life difficult for the chasing side. Bowlers can expect almost no help from the surface and may struggle to get wickets. However, the chasing side have won three of the last five completed games.
The weather during the DC vs MI match will be extremely hot. According to AccuWeather, the temperature in Sharjah is expected to be around 36-Degree Celsius during the commencement of the match. Meanwhile, the humidity levels throughout the course of the match will hover between 62 to 65 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 Predicted Playing XI
Rohit Sharma (C), Quinton de Kock (WK), Jasprit Bumrah, Trent Boult, Suryakumar Yadav, Saurabh Tiwary, Hardik Pandya, Nathan Coulter-Nile/Jayant Yadav, Kieron Pollard, Rahul Chahar, Krunal Pandya.
Bench: Arjun Tendulkar, Dhawal Kulkarni, Yudhvir Singh, Aditya Tare, Ishan Kishan, Marco Jansen, Chris Lynn, Mohsin Khan, James Neesham, Anukul Roy, Jayant Yadav/Nathan Coulter-Nile, Anmolpreet Singh, Piyush Chawla.
Rishabh Pant (C & WK), Lalit Yadav, Steven Smith, Avesh Khan, Anrich Nortje, Axar Patel, Ravichandran Ashwin, Shimron Hetmyer, Shreyas Iyer, Shikhar Dhawan, Kagiso Rabada.
Bench: Umesh Yadav, Ishant Sharma, Tom Curran, Vishnu Vinod, Kulwant Khejroliya, Marcus Stoinis, Praveen Dubey, Lukman Meriwala, Ajinkya Rahane, Sam Billings, Ben Dwarshuis, Prithvi Shaw.
Match Predictions For Match 46 – MI vs DC
If Mumbai Indians Won the Toss & Bowl First
- Delhi Capitals Powerplay Score: 40-45
- Delhi Capitals Overall Score: 130-145
Delhi Capitals wins the match.
If Delhi Capitals Won the Toss & Bowl First
- Mumbai Indians Powerplay Score: 40-45
- Mumbai Indians Overall Score: 125-140
Delhi Capitals wins the match.
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