The defending champions, Mumbai Indians, performed well in the IPL T20 season so far. They lost eight matches and are at the forefront of the Dream 11 IPL 2020 points table. They are coming into this match against Kolkata Knight Riders in their most recent match with a victory by eight wickets.
He scored 148 runs in his 20-over innings. Rahul Chahar was the most successful and most wicket taker for him, taking two wickets for 18 runs in four overs. He took one wicket in his four overs, while he scored 22 runs. Trent Boult also picked up a wicket for 32 runs in his four overs. Culter Nile was the second bowler from MI to take a wicket but he scored a lot of runs. He took three wickets for 51 runs in his four overs. Krunal Pandya was the only bowler from his side who failed to take any wicket in his four overs, while he scored 23 runs.
How was the performance of the batting order of Mumbai Indians in the last match, chasing a target of 149 runs in 16.5 overs, taking eight wickets. From his side, almost all the batsmen put some runs on the board. Quinton de Kock was the most successful and highest run-scorer for his side, who did not get out even after scoring 78 (44) runs. He hit nine fours and three huge sixes. He scored 35 (36) with the help of five fours and a six. Suryakumar Yadav was able to score just 10 runs in the last match, while Hardik Pandya was dismissed for 21 runs off just 11 balls. He hit three fours and a big six during his innings.
Kings xi punjab
In this season of the Indian Premier League, Kings XI Punjab almost failed to give their best performance. He has played a total of eight matches so far with just two wins to his name. They had lost six matches and were at the bottom of the points table. They won the previous match against Royal Challengers Bangalore after losing five consecutive matches.
He was charged with 171 runs in 20 overs. M Ashwin was the most successful bowler for them, taking two wickets for 23 runs in four overs. Mohammed Shami also took two wickets, but he took a lot of runs. He conceded 24 runs in the last over. Arshdeep Singh and Chris Jordan took one wicket each, while Ravi Bishnoi and Glenn Maxwell were bowlers who failed to take any wickets.
Kings XI Punjab won the previous match due to the excellent performance of their batting order. He chased a target of 172 runs off the last ball of his innings. From his side, almost all the batsmen put some runs on the board. Captain KL Rahul was the most successful and most run-scorer for his side, who made 61 (49) with the help of one four and five huge sixes.
Chris Gayle, who played his first match of the IPL this season, had a great performance. He scored 53 (45) runs and hit a four and five sixes. Mayank Agarwal was the second batsman from KXIP to perform brilliantly with the bat. He scored 45 (25) runs and hit three sixes and four fours. Nicholas Pooran came to bat when he needed one run off a ball. He hit a huge six and won the match for Kings XI. In the end, Kings XI gained momentum, but they are in the decisive phase. He had to win all the remaining matches with a beautiful margin to qualify for the next round of this tournament.
Our today match prediction
TODAY MATCH PREDICTON – MITODAY TOSS PREDICTION – MI
At least on paper, Mumbai Indians are a stronger team than Kings XI Punjab and have done well in this tournament so far.