At the moment, Mumbai Indians as the second-ranked team in the tournament will be pitted on Friday against the 4th-placed Kolkata. This is the second time in the season that the two teams will face off against each other. Mumbai got the best of Kolkata in their previous outing against each other, winning the match by a margin of 49 runs.
Since then, in this match, Kolkata has grown a great deal as a team and will look to take revenge. They have played in 7 games so far and have managed to win 4, collecting 8 points in their bag. And, they’ve been bettered by Mumbai, winning 5 of their 7 games and having 10 points in their pocket. In the Head to Head fight, while Mumbai leads 20-6, nothing can be taken for granted.
The weather will be cloudless on the day of the match, and so the possibility of rainfall is zero. It is expected that the temperature will be around 30 degrees Celsius.
In this tournament, Abu Dhabi is the only venue where the chasing teams have done considerably well. The pitch provides the bowlers and the batters with a fair amount of assistance. Shouldn’t make a big difference to Throw here.
Rohit Sharma (c), Quinton de Kock (wk), Suryakumar Yadav, Ishan Kishan, Hardik Pandya, Kieron Pollard, Krunal Pandya, James Pattinson, Rahul Chahar, Trent Boult, Jasprit Bumrah
Kolkata Knight Riders:
Dinesh Karthik (c&wk), Pat Cummins, Shubman Gill, Nitish Rana, Eoin Morgan, Andre Russell, Rahul Tripathi, Shivam Mavi, Prasidh Krishna, Varun Chakravarthy, Tom Banton/Chris Green
Mumbai Indians vs Kolkata Knight Riders Dream 11:
Rohit Sharma (c), Ishan Kishan (wk), Suryakumar Yadav, Nitish Rana, Rahul Tripathi, Shubman Gill, Kieron Pollard, Andre Russell, Trent Boult, Jasprit Bumrah, Varun Chakravarthy
Mumbai Indians is the better side in terms of stat, and they also have an excellent record against Kolkata Knight Riders. There is a reasonable expectation that they can keep their winning momentum going in the tournament. Let’s back Mumbai Indians to beat Kolkata Knight Riders at baji.live now!