The Indian Premier League reached the business end of the tournament where the top four teams would play to win for the championship title for the year. The first qualifier have the top two teams battling it out, Mumbai Indians and Chennai Super Kings. The winner of the game moves directly into the finals.
The match will be held on Tuesday, at Chennai’s Chepauk. Mumbai may have finished the league games on the top of the IPL points table, but it’ll be a contest to walk to the finals. CSK lost their previous games brutally, while Mumbai enter the game with their head held high. Kedar Jadhav injured his shoulder while fielding against KXIP, hence he has been ruled out of the tournament.
IPL Playoffs, Qualifier 1, Match 57, 7th May 2019 – 7:30 pm : Mumbai Indians (MI) vs Chennai Super Kings (CSK)
Venue : M. Chidambaram Stadium, Chennai
Last 5 Matches :
MI – W W L W L
CSK – L W L W L
Mumbai Indians Squad :
Rohit Sharma (C), Quinton de Kock, Evin Lewis, Ishan Kishan, Suryakumar Yadav, Siddhesh Lad, Krunal Pandya, Hardik Pandya, Kieron Pollard, Ben Cutting, Mayank Markande, Jasprit Bumrah, Barinder Sran, Rasikh Dar, Mitchell McClenaghan, Lasith Malinga, Jason Behrendorff, Anukul Roy, Anmolpreet Singh, Yuvraj Singh, Pankaj Jaiswal, Aditya Tare, Rahul Chahar, Alzarri Joseph and Jayant Yadav
Possible Playing 11: Rohit Sharma (C), Quinton de Kock(WK), Suryakumar Yadav, Krunal Pandya, Hardik Pandya, Ishan Kishan, Kieron Pollard, Rahul Chahar, Jasprit Bumrah, Lasith Malinga and Mitchell McClenaghan.
Chennai Super Kings Squad:
Mahendra Singh Dhoni(WK&C), Suresh Raina, Shane Watson, Ambati Rayudu, Kedar Jadhav, Dhruv Shorey, Ruturaj Gaikwad, Sam Billings, David Willey, Ravindra Jadeja, Dwayne Bravo, Faf du Plessis, Karn Sharma, Harbhajan Singh, Imran Tahir, Mitchell Santner, Deepak Chahar, Shardul Thakur, Mohit Sharma, Monu Kumar, KM Asif, Murali Vijay, Chaitanya Bishnoi, N Jagadeesan and Scott Kuggeleijn.
Possible Playing 11 : Shane Watson, Suresh Raina, Faf du Plessis, Mahendra Singh Dhoni(WK&C), Ambati Rayudu, Dhruv Shorey, Imran Tahir, Dwayne Bravo, Deepak Chahar, Ravindra Jadeja and Harbhajan Singh.
Dream 11 :
Wicket Keeper : Mahendra Singh Dhoni
Batsmen : Rohit Sharma, Suryakumar Yadav, Suresh Raina, Faf du Plessis(vc)
Allrounders : Krunal Pandya, Hardik Pandya(c), Ravindra Jadeja
Bowlers : Jasprit Bumrah, Lasith Malinga, Harbhajan Singh