At the Wankhede Stadium in Mumbai, the Mumbai Indians will face the Chennai Super Kings in IPL 2022 match 59. Both teams have had a ferocious rivalry in the IPL thus far, making the game tomorrow a must-see for fans of both teams.
While Chennai is coming off a dominant win over Delhi in their previous match, Mumbai has had to contend with a crushing defeat against the Kolkata Knight Riders. Both sides will be hoping for a favorable outcome in tomorrow’s game, despite the fact that they are now out of contention for the playoffs.
CSK vs MI: Match Details
- Venue: Wankhede Stadium
- Match 59, MI vs CSK.
- Date & Time: May 12, 7:30 PM
Mumbai Indians: Analysis
The Mumbai Indians, who had a poor start to the season with eight straight losses in their first eight games, appeared to be on the mend after two consecutive wins over Rajasthan and Gujarat. However, their loss against Kolkata in the preceding encounter has caused the team management and coaching staff to be concerned once more.
The bowling unit, led by Jasprit Bumrah, who took a wonderful fifer with the ball, did a fantastic job, but it wasn’t enough for the side to win the match. In the absence of Suryakumar Yadav, who was out with an injury, the batting order looked particularly vulnerable as the squad failed to chase down a middling score of 165 and was bowled out for 113.
Dewald Brevis is anticipated to take the place of an out-of-form Ramandeep Singh in the XI tomorrow.
Possible Playing XI: Ishan Kishan (wk), Rohit Sharma (c), Tilak Varma, Dewald Brewis, Tim David, Kieron Pollard, Daniel Sams, Murugan Ashwin, Kumar Kartikeya, Jasprit Bumrah, Jaydev Unadkat.
Chennai Super Kings: Analysis
The Chennai Super Kings have a slim chance of making the playoffs with five wins in their first 12 games. Anyway, the team put up a strong effort against DC in their last game, rescuing some pride and making things more difficult for the opposition. The hitters did an outstanding job in posting a massive score, which was then successfully guarded by the bowlers.
Moeen Ali’s contribution as a part-time spinner was a huge plus for the team. Debo Conway has also been a fantastic find for the side so far this season with the bat. The management of the team is hoping for a similar performance in the upcoming games.
Possible Playing XI: Ruturaj Gaikwad, Devon Conway, Ambati Rayudu, Moeen Ali, MS Dhoni (c & wk), Shivam Dube, Ravindra Jadeja, Dwayne Bravo, Mahesh Theekshana, Simarjeet Singh, Mukesh Choudhary.
CSK vs MI: Probable Top Performers
Dewald Brevis, a 19-year-old right-handed batter, has put in numerous outstanding efforts with the bat for his team so far. The teenager has demonstrated his ability to bat under pressure and go after bowlers with a fearless heart at any time.
His aggressive style will undoubtedly delight the crowd and pose a threat to the opposition bowlers in tomorrow’s game. He has 124 runs in six IPL matches so far this season, and he will be hoping to add to that total tomorrow.
Jasprit Bumrah did his hardest to win his side the game after a fantastic 5-wicket haul in the previous encounter. Unfortunately for him, it wasn’t enough, as his team lost by a large margin.
The bowler appears to have found his groove and will be in good form to give another outstanding performance with the ball in tomorrow’s game. His ability to pick wickets and strangle runs at any stage of the game will undoubtedly benefit his team.
CSK vs MI: Head to head stats
- Matches played – 33
- MI won – 19
- CSK won – 14
CSK vs MI: Winning Prediction
The Mumbai Indians appear to be favorites to beat the Chennai Super Kings in a crucial match tomorrow, with a full playing XI. A win will help them expand their lead over Chennai in the IPL’s all-time head-to-head record versus the team.