Match No 56 of Tata IPL 2022 will between played between Mumbai Indians and Kolkata Knight Riders(MI vs KKR) on 9th May 2022 at Dr DY Patil Sports Academy, Mumbai. Match will start at 07:30PM IST.
KKR have very terrible record against MI. Both teams have played 30 games against each other, Mumbai Indians have won 22 games whereas Kolkata Knight Riders just have 8 wins to their name against Mumbai Indians.
It’s not the best season for both teams, KKR lost all momentum they had in first 4 games. Mumbai Indians are probably out of playoffs race and they are at bottom of points table with 2 wins in 10 games. MI could be very dangerous side for teams who are in playoffs race as they can kill any team’s hopes. Some positives have been for MI in last two games.
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Tim David has smashed opponent bowlers and Daniel Sams last over brilliance against Gujarat Titans are some positives for Mumbai Indians. Season have went not upto mark for Rohit Sharma, Kieron Pollard and Jasprit Bumrah. MI and fans will except some entertainment from these top T20 players.
Kolkata Knight Riders suffered a big loss against Lucknow Super Giants in last match. Now, they are at No 8 in points table with 4 wins in 11 matches. Opening pair have been a sign of concern for Kolkata Knight Riders throughout the season. It is looking KKR might try someone else in place of Baba Indrajith/ Aaron Finch at the top.
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KKR is trying different players in bowling lineup. Bowlers haven’t able to show consistency this season except Sunil Narine. Bowlers have leaked runs on their off days. KKR can try benched players as their playoffs hopes are also looking dead. Match is also going to be like a dead-rubber.
Possible Playing XI for Mumbai Indians:-
Ishan Kishan(wk), Rohit Sharma(c), Suryakumar Yadav, Tilak Varma, Kieron Pollard, Tim David, Daniel Sams, Murugan Ashwin, Kumar Kartikeya/Basil Thampi, Jasprit Bumrah, Riley Meredith
Possible Playing XI for Kolkata Knight Riders:-
Aaron Finch, Venkatesh Iyer/Ajinkya Rahane, Shreyas Iyer(c), Nitish Rana, Sheldon Jackson/Baba Indrajith(wk), Andre Russell, Aman Khan/Anukul Roy, Sunil Narine, Tim Southee, Umesh Yadav/Harshit Rana, Shivam Mavi
Dream11 Prediction Team for MI vs KKR Match:-
Wicket Keepers – Ishan Kishan
Batsmans – Rohit Sharma, Suryakumar Yadav(c), Shreyas Iyer, Nitish Rana
All Rounders – Sunil Narine, Andre Russell(vc), Daniel Sams
Bowlers – Tim Southee, Murugan Ashwin, Riley Meredith