Chennai Super Kings (CSK) & Mumbai Indians (MI) will face each other at the 30th Match of Indian Premier League 2021. The match will be played at Dubai International Cricket Stadium, Dubai, UAE on 19th September at 7.30 PM IST.
CSK vs MI: IPL 2021: Preview
Indian Premier League 2021 resumes after a 4-month break due to Covid outbreak in India. The 30th game would see the Chennai Super Kings take on defending champions Mumbai Indians. The Super Kings had done well in India. MS Dhoni’s side had a good tournament in its earlier leg where the side won five out of the seven games and they are comfortably placed at the second spot on the points table.
Mumbai Indians have enjoyed a good record against Chennai and have won the last eight out of ten games between the two teams. They had defeated CSK in the earlier league game this season and the side would like to draw inspiration from that win. Mumbai Indians is in the 4th spot after couple of ordinary performances.
CSK vs MI: IPL 2021: Weather Report
Dubai would see clear skies and a warm evening on the match day. Temperature will stay around 31°C with a wind speed of 6 km/Hr.
CSK vs MI: IPL 2021: Pitch Report
The surface is expected to be flat, and batsmen will enjoy batting here with the ball coming onto the bat nicely. Fast bowlers need to use variations well at this venue to grab wickets with little assistance from the track. Spinners have done well here in the recent games.
CSK vs MI: IPL 2021: Probable Playing XI
Chennai Super Kings: MS Dhoni (c & wk), Rituraj Gaikwad, Robin Uthappa, Suresh Raina, Ambati Rayudu, Moeen Ali, Ravindra Jadeja, Imran Tahir, Shardul Thakur, Deepak Chahar, Josh Hazelwood
Mumbai Indians: Rohit Sharma (c), Quinton de Kock (wk), Suryakumar Yadav, Kieron Pollard, Ishan Kishan, Krunal Pandya, James Neesham, Rahul Chahar, Dhawal Kulkarni, Jasprit Bumrah, Trent Boult
CSK vs MI: IPL 2021: Dream11 Team Prediction
Dream11 Team: Rituraj Gaikwad, Robin Uthappa, Quinton de Kock, Suryakumar Yadav, Rohit Sharma (vc), MS Dhoni (c & wk), Ishan Kishan, Jasprit Bumrah, Ravindra Jadeja, Trent Boult, Josh Hazelwood
CSK vs MI: Result of last 5 Matches
Chennai Super Kings: W/W/W/W/L
Mumbai Indians: W/L/L/W/W
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CSK vs MI: IPL 2021: Match Prediction
Chennai Super Kings have done well in the tournament earlier, but they are depleted squad going into this game. This would put pressure on the side and their record against Mumbai doesn’t inspire much confidence either. Mumbai Indians has a balanced side with firepower in the batting department which would be an advantage on this flat surface. It will be a close game but Mumbai Indians are expected to start favorites & win the game.