IPL 2020 1st Match LIVE between Mumbai Indians vs Chennai Super Kings (MI vs CSK) Dream11 Team Prediction.
The opening match of IPL season 13 will be played between three times winner Chennai super king and defending champion four times IPL titles winner MI at sheik Zayed Cricket Stadium Abu Dhabi at 7:30 PM IST. Here are some predictions for playing XI for CSK and MI about today’s match.
Under the guidance of CSK wicketkeeper-batsman MS Dhoni, the Chennai based franchise got the title of IPL 2018.
The MI team is considered to be the most successful team of IPL with the very strongest players; it is known as the favorite team of IPL 2020 season 13.
The head coach of MI, Mahela Jawyawardena, also confirmed that the Captain of MI with open the batting with south African‘s Wicketkeeper Quinton De Kock. However, it will not be easy for the Blue Army to take on CSK but wait for the result.
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Mumbai Indians Playing XI Prediction
Let’s have a quick eye on Mumbai Indians (MI) Playing XI for the first match vs Chennai Super Kings (CSK)
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Wicketkeeper: Mahendra Singh Dhoni (captain)
Batsmen: Rohit Sharma (vice-captain), Quinton De Kock, Shane Watson, Francois Du Plessis
All-rounders: Hardik Pandya, Ravindra Jadeja
IPL First Match CSK vs MI Pitch Report
According to the pitch report at the Sheik Zayed Stadium for the first match of IPL 2020 will be a competitive contest between bowlers and batsmen.
The spinners will play an important role. The pacer should get the ball to turn early on the pitch with the ball skidding on under the lights.
With this being an evening game, both sides will look to chase with anything around 150 being par in Abu Dhabi. There will be clear weather with a 30-degree centigrade average temperature. The sunset will be by 6:32 PM. Sheikh Zayed Stadium pitch is more or less similar to Indian Cricket pitches, but it supports well to spinners.
Mumbai Indians (MI) squad for the IPL 2020
- Opening Pair: Rohit Sharam, Quinton de Kock
- Middle Order: Chris Lynn, Suryakumar Yadav
- All-rounders: Hardik Pandya, Krunal Pandya, Kieron Pollard
- Bowlers: Rahul Chahar, Dhawal Kulkarni, Trent Boult, Jasprit Bumrah
The captain of Mumbai Indians, Rohit Sharma, and Quinton De Kock is the perfect choice of opening pair for MI. Both are experienced and top performers of the previous IPL league. Sharam is the opener for team Indian for six years; similarly, De Kock is also the opener for team South Africa.
Middle Order and All Rounders
For middle-order, Chris Lynn and Suryakumar Yadav is a good choice. All-Rounders, Hardik Pandya, Krunal Pandya, and Kieron Pollard are the Best Choices.