SRH vs MI Predictions
In IPL 2017, Sunrisers will be playing against Mumbai Indians on Monday 8th May at Hyderabad. Fisirstly, SRH have played 12 matches winning 6 matches after losing to RPS on Saturday 6th May. SRH failed to chase down 148 runs losing by 12 runs. They have to win both their remaining matches if they hope of making it to the playoffs. MI have played 11 matches in IPL 2017 winning 9 of them and are currently in the top position. MI thrashed DD by a huge margin of 146 runs by bundling out DD for 66. Also, They have already qualified for the playoffs. Below are the predictions for the match of this IPL season 10 SRH vs MI Predictions.
Tournament Name: Indian Premier League 2017. Match Sunrisers Hyderabad vs Mumbai Indians Date : Monday 8th May 2017. Time 8 PM IST.Venue: Rajiv Gandhi Stadium Hyderabad.
Mumbai Indians IPL 2017 performance analysis
MI have been the team to beat in this IPL 2017. Both their losses have come against RPS. Indeed, no other team has been able to beat MI. Mumbai Indians have had strong batting performances scoring an average 170 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 294 runs from 11 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 183 runs including 2 half centuries in 11 matches.
MI bowling has been a bit of an issue with only McClenaghan (16) and Jasprit Bumrah (13) being amongst the wickets. In fact, 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. The economy rates of MI bowlers like Bumrah (7.88) and Malinga (9.38) 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.
Sunrisers Hyderabad Performance analysis
SRH who were the last year IPL champions have had quite a mixed IPL 2017 winning just 6 out of their 12 matches. Also, SRH will have to win the last 2 matches to ensure a place in the playoffs. SRH have won 5/6 matches at Hyderabad which shows they have been poor travellers. They also have won only 1 match chasing the target while winning the rest of 5 matches batting first. If they are to advance to the next stages of the IPL they will have to improve their record chasing targets. SRH top order batting has been their strength with Warner scoring 529 runs from 11 matches with 3 half centuries and a century. Dhawan has also had a decent IPL with 388 runs from 11 matches with a strike rate of 126.
SRH bowling attack is considered one of the finest in the tournament but barring B Kumar who has taken 21 wickets from 11 matches the other fast bowlers have been found wanting. Rashid , the Afghan spinner has been an exciting addition in the squad. He has taken 13 wickets from 11 matches with an impressive economy rate of 6.82. Bowlers like Nehra and Kaul have proven to be expensive leaking runs at crucial junctures of the game.
SRH have played against MI 7 times since IPL 2014 with MI having an edge winning 4/7 matches. In the last match played between SRH and MI earlier in the season MI beat SRH by 4 wickets . MI recorded their lowest score against SRH of 92 runs at Vishakhapatnam in IPL 2016. SH VS MI, highest total 178 runs in IPL 2013 1st innings at Mumbai. SH VS MI ,lowest total 113 runs (20 overs) in IPL 2015.at Hyderabad. David Warner scored 187 runs in last 3 matches against MI with highest score of 90 in IPL 2016. Most sixes in an innings: Kieron Pollard 8 sixes in IPL 2013 vs SRH
SRH vs MI Predictions
Meanwhile, Both the teams are evenly balanced but Mumbai Indians on current form look to be the favourites. Below is chart on SRH vs MI Predictions
Furthermore, SRH Predicted starting XI- David Warner, Shikhar Dhawan, Kane Williamson, Yuvraj Singh, Moises Henriques, Naman Ojha, Bipul Sharma, Rashid Khan., Bhuvaneshwar Kumar, S Kaul, Ashish Nehra,
At last, Starting XI for Mumbai Indians: Parthiv Patel, Josh Buttler, Nitish Rana, Rohit Sharma, Krunal Pandya, Kieron Pollard, KV Sharma, Hardik Pandya, Mitchell McClenaghan, Lasith Malinga, Jasprit Bumrah.