RR vs MI: The 51st game of the IPL 2021 will be played between Mumbai Indians and Rajasthan Royals at Sharjah Cricket Stadium on October 5.
Rajasthan Royals are coming into this match on the back of a 7 wickets victory over Chennai Super Kings and will be high on confidence. They kept their playoffs hopes alive and now will be looking to win the upcoming two games to make it to the playoffs. Overall, they have played eleven games out of which they have won five. They are currently sitting at the 6th spot in the points table.
Mumbai Indians, on the other hand, haven’t been the real defending champions this year as they kept on failing again and again and could manage only five wins from seven games. They are currently placed at the 7th spot in the points table with 10 points. They will be looking to win their upcoming games with a huge margin to keep their playoff hope alive.
RR vs MI Match Details
- Match: Rajasthan Royals vs Mumbai Indians, Match 51
- Date: Tuesday, October 5, 2021
- Time: 7:30 PM (IST)
- Venue: Sharjah Cricket Stadium, Sharjah
RR vs MI Weather & Pitch Report
The surface here in Sharjah is a flat deck, bowlers will find it difficult to contain the flow of runs and whoever wins the toss should bowl first. Once the batsmen get set, they can score big on this wicket.
It will be ideal weather conditions to play cricket here in Sharjah in the evening with the temperature ranging between 30-32 degrees Celsius and the humidity will be 65 per cent. There is no chance of precipitation for this match.
Average First Innings Score
The average first innings score at Sharjah Cricket Stadium, Sharjah considering the last 5 matches played here is 136 runs.
Record of Chasing Team
Based on the last 5 matches played at Sharjah Cricket Stadium, Sharjah —
- Matches Won: 3
- Matches Lost: 2
- No Result: 0
RR vs MI Head-to-Head
Rajasthan Royals & Mumbai Indians Form
RR vs MI Predicted Playing XI
Sanju Samson (C & WK), Kartik Tyagi, Chetan Sakariya, Evin Lewis, Mustafizur Rahman, Shivam Dube, Rahul Tewatia, David Miller, Mahipal Lomror, Glenn Phillips, Yashasvi Jaiswal.
Bench: Tabraiz Shamsi, Chris Morris, Liam Livingstone, Jaydev Unadkat, KC Cariappa, Shreyas Gopal, Akash Singh, Kuldip Yadav, Riyan Parag, Oshane Thomas, Manan Vohra, Mayank Markande.
Rohit Sharma (C), Quinton de Kock (WK), Suryakumar Yadav, Hardik Pandya, Trent Boult, Jasprit Bumrah, Krunal Pandya, Nathan Coulter-Nile, Jayant Yadav, Saurabh Tiwary, Kieron Pollard.
Bench: Anukul Roy, Arjun Tendulkar, Rahul Chahar, Piyush Chawla, Aditya Tare, Marco Jansen, Mohsin Khan, Ishan Kishan, James Neesham, Dhawal Kulkarni, Yudhvir Singh, Chris Lynn, Anmolpreet Singh.
Match Predictions For Match 51 – RR vs MI
If Rajasthan Royals Won the Toss & Bowl First
- Mumbai Indians Powerplay Score: 40-45
- Mumbai Indians Overall Score: 140-160
Mumbai Indians wins the match.
If Mumbai Indians Won the Toss & Bowl First
- Rajasthan Royals Powerplay Score: 40-45
- Rajasthan Royals Overall Score: 130-150
Mumbai Indians wins the match.
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