KXIP vs MI Predictions
In IPL 2017, KXIP will be playing against MI in a crucial match. Both the teams have played 5 matches each. KXIP have won only 2 matches and lost their last match to DD by 51 runs. MI meanwhile have won 4 matches losing just 1 match. MI beat GL by 6 wickets at Wankhede on Sunday 16th April. Below are the predictions for KXIP vs MI Predictions IPL match.
Tournament Name: Indian Premier League 2017. Match Kings XI Punjab vs Mumbai Indians. Date : Thursday 20th April 2017. Time 8 PM IST. Venue: Holkar Cricket Stadium Indore
KXIP vs MI Predictions Head to Head.
KXIP have played MI 6 times in Last 3 IPL seasons. Win loss record KXIP 2/6 (33%) and MI 4/6 (66%).
In IPL 2016 however KXIP and MI have won 1 match each. KXP vs MI, highest total 189 runs in IPL 2008 1st innings at Mumbai . KXP vs MI, lowest total 119 runs in IPL 2009 at Durban. Last 5 matches results, L L W L W. Neither team has won against each other playing at home in last 2 IPL seasons.
First of all only 2 matches had been played at Indore way back in IPL 2011 before this season. The Indore pitch is generally a high scoring one. This season KXIP have won both their matches at Indore. Highest score chasing at Indore is 179 by KXIP against RR in IPL 2011.
KXIP vs MI 20th April Toss Predictions.
First of all teams should look to field at Indore after winning the toss. In IPL 2011 teams winning the toss at Indore elected to field on 3/4 occasions winning the match on all 3 occasions. In IPL 2016 Kings XI Punjab won toss on 6/14 occasions interestingly losing all the 6 matches after winning the toss.
Who will win KXIP vs MI Predictions
Mumbai Indians in all probability should be winning against Kings XI Punjab.
KXIP predicted starting XI and stats-
Kings XI Punjab had the most forgettable IPL 2016 winning just 4/14 (28%) matches finishing at the bottom of the team standings. They have changed their captain in almost every IPL season which has not helped their cause. Strength- Manan Vohra and Hashim Amla are in good form.. Weakness- Bowling is a big worry with no match winners in bowling department. Also Lack of support from middle order in batting. Players to watch out- Glenn Maxwell and Darren Sammy.Star Impact- Axar Patel has picked up 13 wickets from 14 matches in IPL 2016. Finally Murali Vijay has scored 453 runs from 14 matches in IPL 2016. Finally Starting XI for Punjab-Hashim Amla, Manan Vohra, Eoin Morgan, Glenn Maxwell, David Miller, Wriddhiman Saha, Axar Patel, Mohit Sharma, KC Cariappa. Ishant Sharma, Sandeep Sharma.
Mumbai Indians Predicted starting XI, Stats.
Mumbai Indians had quite a mixed season in IPL 2016 winning 7 out of their 14 matches therefore they would be looking to improve it this time. Strength: Firstly Nitish Rana and Kieron Pollard have won matches for Mumbai with batting. Weakness: First of all batting over dependent on Rohit Sharma and inconsistent middle order. Also despite quality bowlers like Malinga and Southee wickets have been hard to come by. Star impact- Rohit Sharma was leading run scorer for Mumbai Indians with 489 runs from 14 matches in IPL 2016. Players to watch out for: Nitish Rana and Hardik Pandya. Finally, Starting 11 for Mumbai Indians:, Parthiv Patel, Josh Buttler, Nitish Rana, Rohit Sharma, Kieron Pollard, Krunal Pandya, Hardik Pandya, Harbhajan Singh, Mitchell McClenaghan , Lasith Malinga, Jasprit Bumrah.