Mumbai Indians vs Delhi Capitals, Qualifier 1 T20 Match Prediction 05 Nov 2020

Indian Premier League 2020

Mumbai Indians vs Delhi Capitals, Qualifier 1 T20 Match Prediction

2020-11-06

Dubai International Cricket Stadium, Dubai, UAE

Dubai International Cricket Stadium, Dubai, UAE
Dubai International Cricket Stadium, Dubai, UAE

Mumbai Indians

10.00 200/5 in 20.0
7.15 143/8 in 20.0

Delhi Capitals

10.00 200/5 in 20.0 Cricbettingbuzz
7.15 143/8 in 20.0
Dubai International Cricket Stadium, Dubai, UAE
Cricbettingbuzz Toss Winner - Delhi Capitals won the toss and chose to bowl first
Cricbettingbuzz Mumbai Indians beat Delhi Capitals by 57 runs

Mumbai Indians vs Delhi Capitals cricket betting odds

MI 1.74
DC 2

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Mumbai Indians, Delhi Capitals square off in Qualifier 1 game at Dubai

  • In their final round-robin game, Mumbai Indians suffered comprehensive defeat at the hands of Sunrisers Hyderbad.
  • Pacer Jasprit Bumrah and opener Quinton de Kock have been standout performers for Mumbai Indians this season.
  • Delhi Capitals registered a comfortable win over Royal Challengers Bangalore to qualify for the playoffs of the competition.

Expect Mumbai Indians to seal their place in the finals of IPL2020.

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Match Preview

Mumbai Indians and Delhi Capitals have been the two best teams of the Indian Premier League (IPL) 2020. After having been thrashed by 10 wickets in their last league fixture against Sunrisers Hyderabad, defending champions Mumbai Indians on Thursday would look to bounce back with a win against Delhi Capitals in Qualifier 1 and make a direct entry to the finals.

In their final round-robin game, Delhi Capitals registered a comfortable win over Royal Challengers Bangalore, courtesy splendid performances from Anrich Nortje, Ajinkya Rahane and Shikhar Dhawan.

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Teams Preview

Mumbai Indians

Despite a serious hamstring problem, Rohit Sharma is expected to lead the side for this important knockout game. Mumbai Indians have been standout team this season with nine victories out of fourteen games played.

The team will be depending on the likes of Quinton de Kock (443 runs at an average of 36.91) and Ishan Kishan (428 runs at an average of 47.55) to produce the goods from the top, whereas all-rounder duo of Kieron Pollard and Hardik Pandya  will be expected to provide fireworks in the later stages of the innings.

In the bowling department, the side will be relying on the likes of Jasprit Bumrah, Trent Boult and Rahul Chahar to provide crucial breakthroughs in this all-important clash.

Premier pacer Jasprit Bumrah has topped the bowling charts for the side so far in the competition with 23 wickets at an average of 15.73. His new-ball partner, Trent Boult, has done well this season and claimed 20 wickets at an economy rate of 8.94.

Mumbai Indians Actual Playing XI:

Nathan Coulter-Nile, Trent Boult, Kieron Pollard, Krunal Pandya, Hardik Pandya, Jasprit Bumrah, Rahul Chahar, Ishan Kishan, Quinton de Kock, Rohit Sharma, SA Yadav

Mumbai Indians Key Players From Previous Game
Batsmen R B 4s 6s SR
K Pollard 41 25 2 4 164
S Yadav 36 29 5 0 124.14
I Kishan 33 30 1 2 110
Bowlers O M R W Econ
D Kulkarni 3.0 0 22 0 7.33
N Coulter-Nile 4.0 0 27 0 6.75
J Pattinson 3.0 0 29 0 9.67
Bowlers O M R W Econ
D Kulkarni 3.0 0 22 0 7.33
N Coulter-Nile 4.0 0 27 0 6.75
J Pattinson 3.0 0 29 0 9.67
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Mumbai Indians Predicted Playing XI

Rohit Sharma (captain), Ishan Kishan, Quinton de Kock (wk), Suryakumar Yadav, Hardik Pandya, Krunal Pandya, James Pattinson, Rahul Chahar, Trent Boult, Jasprit Bumrah

Delhi Capitals

After getting off to an excellent start in the tournament, Delhi Capitals were patchy towards the latter stages of the tournament. Despite being the second team to make it to the playoffs, the side will need to raise their overall game with bat and ball in this fixture.

Opener Shikhar Dhawan has consistently produced notable scores this season and is Delhi Capitals man-in-form. Batting at a strike rate of 145.02, Left-hander has been franchise’s leading run-scorer with 525 runs in 14 matches with two centuries to his name.

Besides Dhawan, Captain Shreyas Iyer has been another batsman who has contributed well to the team’s cause this season. In 14 matches played, Shreyas Iyer accumulated 421 runs at an average of 32.28 with two half-centuries to his name.

The pace bowling unit has been Delhi Capitals’s strong point so far this season and is more likely to play a role at Dubai International Cricket Stadium

Delhi Capitals Actual Playing XI:

Ajinkya Rahane, Anrich Nortje, Ravichandran Ashwin, Marcus Stoinis, Shreyas Iyer, Prithvi Shaw, Kagiso Rabada, Rishabh Pant, Shikhar Dhawan, Axar Patel, Daniel Sams

Delhi Capitals Key Players From Previous Game
Batsmen R B 4s 6s SR
A Rahane 60 46 5 1 130.43
S Dhawan 54 41 6 0 131.71
M Stoinis 10 5 0 1 200
Bowlers O M R W Econ
A Nortje 4.0 0 33 3 8.25
K Rabada 4.0 0 30 2 7.5
R Ashwin 4.0 0 18 1 4.5
Bowlers O M R W Econ
A Nortje 4.0 0 33 3 8.25
K Rabada 4.0 0 30 2 7.5
R Ashwin 4.0 0 18 1 4.5
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Delhi Capitals Predicted Playing XI

Shikhar Dhawan, Prithvi Shaw, Ajinkya Rahane, Shreyas Iyer (c), Rishabh Pant (wk), Marcus Stoinis, Daniel Sams, Axar Patel, Ravichandran Ashwin, Kagiso Rabada, Anrich Nortje

Pitch And Weather Conditions

Hr Temp Rain W. speed W. direction Clouds
00h 25 0 mm. 1.12 k/h From: ESE 0%
03h 24 0 mm. 2.46 k/h From: SE 0%
06h 27 0 mm. 0.61 k/h From: SSE 0%
09h 29 0 mm. 3.89 k/h From: NW 0%
12h 29 0 mm. 4.72 k/h From: NW 0%
15h 27 0 mm. 2.54 k/h From: N 0%
18h 27 0 mm. 3.09 k/h From: N 0%
21h 26 0 mm. 3.27 k/h From: NE 0%

The track at Dubai International Cricket has something for the bowlers. The games haven’t been high-scoring affairs, but runs have flowed at a decent rate. The weather forecast for the game is expected to be fair.

Venue Details

Going by the head-to-head record this year, Mumbai Indians holds the advantage having won both its round-robin matches against Delhi Capitals. In overall record too, Rohit Sharma’s Mumbai hold the upper hand as out of the 26 matches, Mumbai has won 14 and Delhi had to be content with 12.

Toss Prediction

Both the teams will be looking to win the toss and bowl first. Anything above 175 will be difficult to chase in the second half of the game

Winning Prediction

Based on performance this season, Mumbai Indians will be firm favorites to win Qualifier 1 game against Delhi Capitals. With likes of Ishan Kishan, Quinton de Kock and Suryakumar Yadav, Mumbai Indians strength has been their top-order this season. With Rohit Sharma playing the previous game, Mumbai Indians will be looking to produce a clinical performance in this game.

On the other hand, Delhi Capitals will have to deliver collectively as a unit rather relying on one or two individual performances.

Expect Mumbai Indians to seal their place in the finals of IPL2020.

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