The strongest team of this IPL season, Mumbai indians are playing their 5th IPL finals under Rohit Sharma. Rohit will be looking to maintain his captaincy record of 100% conversion in the finals of any tournament he is leading the team. Rohit is also playing his 200th IPL match and will be looking to fire on all cylinders to give a captain’s knock.
Apart from the captain Rohit, Mumbai indians boast of a strong batting lineup in the likes of the innovative Quinton de Kock, our own Indian 360 – Suryakumar Yadav, pocket size dynamo – Ishan Kishan and the destructive trio of Kieran Pollard, Hardik Pandya and Krunal Pandya. These MI batsmen will also be looking to provide solid support in this game with very high stakes.
Apart from this dangerous batting line-up, Mumbai indians also has the best bowling attack in the tournament. The Devastating duo of Jasprit Bumrah and Trent Boult are giving the opposition a hard run for their wickets. Also, the spin duo of Rahul Chahar and Krunal Pandya are striking well and bowling with less economical rates. James Pattinson or Nathan Coulter-Nile, whoever is in the side, join the Pace duo and strike the batsmen in tandem dealing the opposition a huge blow.
Standing strong with such a good line-up, Mumbai indians will be looking to defend the cup this season and record their 5th IPL tittle. They have bet Delhi Capitals thrice already in this same tournament and are clear favourites in this game.
Possible – 11
Rohit Sharma (C), Quinton de Kock (WK), Suryakumar Yadav, Ishan Kishan, Hardik Pandya, Krunal Pandya, Kieran Pollard, Nathan Coulter-Nile, Rahul Chahar, Trent Boult, Jasprit Bumrah.
Delhi came in second on the points table and is the second strongest team in this season comparatively, omitting a few bad games. Delhi has been having an inconsistent run on the path leading to the finals and couldn’t be predicted as easily as other teams.
The Delhi Capitals team also boasts of strong batting line-up with the likes of Gabbar – Shikhar Dhawan, composed Ajinkya Rahane, Young Prithvi Shaw, talented and maturing young captain Shreyas Iyer, hard-hitting Shimron Hetmyer and the striking Marcus Stoinis. Delhi can also produce some exiting runs on board with such an amazing batting line-up.
Delhi Capitals also has a great bowling attack with the likes of Kagiso Rabada, Anrich Nortje, Ravichandran Ashwin, Axar Patel. They can make any batsmen dance to their tunes on their given day.
Delhi Capitals is playing their first ever IPL finals, will they win? That’s a wait we have to make to know. But going heads-on against such a stellar team like Mumbai indians, Delhi Capitals is facing an uphill battle. They do not start as favourites in this clash.
Possible – 11
Shikhar Dhawan, Prithvi Shaw, Shreyas Iyer (C), Ajinkya Rahane, Rishabh Pant (WK), Shimron Hetmyer, Marcus Stoinis, Axar Patel, Ravichandran Ashwin, Kagiso Rabada, Anrich Nortje.
Mumbai indians will be looking to defend their tittle and make this their 5th IPL Crown. While, Delhi Capitals will be looking to win their first ever IPL tittle. The game looks very interesting with many brilliant players going heads-on in such a game with very high stakes. The IPL showdown comes to the final 4 hours, who’ll win? We are suggesting that the defending champions will be coming out on top to claim this season’s tittle too. With such an interesting clash coming up, grab your snacks, Get set, Game on!
Mumbai Indians will be having an edge to win this clash.
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