MI vs DD Predictions: Match Preview.
Who will win MI vs DD Predictions PL match.
In IPL 2017, Mumbai Indians and Delhi Daredevils will play against each other at Wankhede Stadium in Mumbai. MI have played 10 matches in IPL 2017 winning 8 matches and are almost of qualification for the playoffs. DD have also played 10 matches but won only 3 matches so far in IPL 2017.Also, MI vs DD Predictions below.
Tournament Name: Indian Premier League 2017.
Match Name: MI vs DD Predictions
Date Saturday 6th May 2017 Time Local Time 20 : 00 IST Stadium: Wankhede Stadium Mumbai.
IPL 2017 performance analysis- Mumbai Indians have been the team to beat in this IPL 2017. Both their losses have come against RPS. No other team has been able to beat MI. Moreover, Mumbai Indians have had strong batting performances scoring an average 166 runs. Mumbai Indians have successfully chased down totals in 6/8 matches where they have won. Against GL, MI managed to tie the match and held their nerves to win the only super over this IPL has witnessed. Nitish Rana (312 runs) and Josh Butler (272 runs) have been the mainstays of the batting order. Kieron Pollard has only scored 230 runs from 10 matches. But his power hitting has ensured a win for MI on a couple of occasions.
MI Skipper Rohit Sharma’s batting form has not been impressive at all this season. He has scored only 173 runs including 2 half centuries in 10 matches.
MI bowling has been a bit of an issue with only McClenaghan (15) and Jasprit Bumrah (12) being amongst the wickets. Also, MI old timers like Lasith Malinga and Harbhajan Singh have been disappointing and have not played all the games either. MI bowlers have conceded an average of 164 runs in 10 matches to the opposition teams. In fact, The economy rates of MI bowlers like Bumrah (7.92) and Malinga (9.96) have not been up to the mark. MI have not had the opportunity to win many matches batting first. Before the playoffs they will have to experiment batting first in the upcoming matches to ensure they don’t falter in the crucial playoff matches.
Starting XI for Mumbai Indians:
Parthiv Patel, Josh Butler, Nitish Rana, Rohit Sharma, Krunal Pandya, Kieron Pollard, KV Sharma, Hardik Pandya, Mitchell McClenaghan, Lasith Malinga, Jasprit Bumrah.
DD on the other hand have had a disappointing season till now winning just 4 out of 10 matches. They have to win all their remaining matches to qualify for the playoffs. Sanju Samson has been the only batsman to perform impressively with 374 runs from 10 matches with a century.DD have scored an average of 164 runs in this IPL till now where as they have conceded an average of 156 runs which is strange in a way. Daredevils have won last 2 matches chasing huge targets against SRH and GL. They have also been dismissed for 67 against KXIP their lowest IPL total which clearly shows their batting inconsistency. In the bowling department Daredevils have not had many match winning spells as they have lacked the fire power required to unsettle the opposition batsmen. Furthermore, Chris Morris is the leading wicket taker for them with 12 wickets from 9 matches.
Starting XI for DD (Delhi Daredevils):
Karun Nair, Sanju Samson, Rishabh Pant, Shreyas Iyer, Corey Anderson, Marlon Samuels, Pat Cummins, Kagiso Rabada Shadab Nadeem, Amit Mishra, Mohammad Shami.
Firstly MI have played against DD 6 times in last 3 seasons of IPL with both teams winning 3 matches each. MI vs DD highest score is 218 in IPL 2010. MI vs DD lowest score is 92 runs by MI in IPL 2012. Both the teams have not lost a home match against each other since IPL 2014. At last, Krunal Pandya has scored 122 runs in 2 matches for MI vs DD in IPL 2016.