Mumbai Indians opener Quinton Dickock made his fourth fifty in the season.
The 36th match of the 13th season of IPL is being played between Mumbai Indians (MI) and Kings XI Punjab (KXIP) in Dubai. Mumbai won the toss and decided to bat. Mumbai batsman Quinton Dickock is at the crease. Dickock placed 14th in the IPL and fourth in the season. Hardik Pandya was out after scoring 8 runs. Shami catches him at the hands of Nicholas Pooran.
Krunal Pandya (34) was caught by Ravi Bishnoi at the hands of Deepak Hooda. Krunal shared a 58-run partnership for the fourth wicket with Dickock. Earlier Rohit Sharma was dismissed by 9 runs. Arshdeep Singh dismissed him. Suryakumar Yadav returned to the pavilion without opening an account. He was caught by Mohammed Shami at the hands of Murugan Ashwin.
Dickock became the second batsman after Sachin to put 3 consecutive Fifty
Dickock placed Fifty in 3 consecutive matches for Mumbai Indians. He has become the second player after Sachin Tendulkar to do so. Earlier, Sachin achieved this feat while playing for Mumbai in 2010.
Highlights of mumbai’s innings
|0-5||38/2||Dickock: 20 runs||Shami: 1 wicket|
|6-10||32/1||Krunal: 25 runs||Arshdeep: 1 wicket|
|11-15||44/1||Dickock: 23 runs||Bishnoi: 1 wicket|
Foreign players in both teams
Mumbai captain Rohit Sharma included Quinton Dickock, Kieron Pollard, Nathan Coulter-Nile and Trent Boult in the playing XI. While Chris Gayle, Nicholas Pooran, Glenn Maxwell and Chris Jordan got a chance in the Punjab team.
Mumbai: Rohit Sharma (captain), Quinton Dickock (wicketkeeper), Suryakumar Yadav, Ishaan Kishan, Hardik Pandya, Kieron Pollard, Krunal Pandya, Nathan Coulter-Nile, Rahul Chahar, Trent Boult and Jaspreet Bumrah.
Punjab: Lokesh Rahul (captain and wicketkeeper), Mayank Agarwal, Chris Gayle, Nicholas Pooran, Glenn Maxwell, Deepak Hooda, Chris Jordan, Murugan Ashwin, Mohammed Shami, Ravi Bishnoi and Arshadip Singh.
Do or die match for Punjab
Mumbai, ranked second in the points table, will have a chance to register their sixth consecutive win. At the same time, it is a do or die match for Kings XI Punjab, winning the previous match. Punjab are at the bottom of the points table at number 8 after winning 2 out of 8 matches.
Both teams face off for the second time in the season
Both teams are face to face for the second time in the season. In the previous match, Mumbai had defeated Punjab by 48 runs. The 13th match of the season was played in Abu Dhabi, in which Mumbai had previously scored 191 runs. In response, Punjab could score only 143 runs.
Punjab and Mumbai’s most expensive players
Captain Lokesh Rahul is the most expensive player in Punjab with a price of Rs 11 crore and Glenn Maxwell at Rs 10.75 crore. At the same time, captain Rohit Sharma is the most expensive player in Mumbai. The team will give him Rs 15 crore a season. After him, Hardik Pandya’s number comes in the team, he will get Rs 11 crore.
Mumbai won the title 4 times at most
Mumbai has won the title 4 times (2019, 2017, 2015, 2013) in IPL history. The last time he defeated Chennai in the final by one run. Mumbai has played the final five times so far. At the same time, Punjab had played the final once (2014) till now. He was defeated by KKR by three wickets.
Mumbai has a success rate of 58.71% in IPL, more than Punjab
Mumbai’s success rate in the league is higher than Punjab. Mumbai has played 195 matches in IPL. Out of these, 115 matches have been won and 80 are lost, that is, his success rate in the league is 58.71%. At the same time, Punjab has a success rate of 45.38% in the league. Punjab has so far played 184 matches in the league, won 84 and lost 100.