In the 10th edition of the IPL, the 48th match will be played on Monday between Mumbai Indians and Sunrisers Hyderabad. It will be played from 8 pm at Rajiv Gandhi International Stadium, Hyderabad.
Last year’s champion Sunrisers Hyderabad and numeral top-ranked Mumbai Indians will be in the IPL for the second time this season. In the previous match, Mumbai beat Hyderabad by four wickets.
The Mumbai team, adorned with youth, has already confirmed its place in the play-off on the strength of its strong performance. At the same time, after winning the previous match against Rising Pune Supergaints, it is very important for Hyderabad to win this match. With 6 victories in 12 matches, Hyderabad is fourth in the point table.
Sunrisers Hyderabad Vs Mumbai Indians Live Score & Team Details
Match : Sunrisers Hyderabad Vs Mumbai Indians
Vanue : Rajiv Gandhi International Stadium, Hyderabad.
Time : 08:00 PM
Hyderabad team is currently at fourth with 13 points in the points table. To ensure the place in the play-off, they will have to win their next two matches. Hyderabad had to face defeat against Delhi Daredevils by six wickets in Delhi. In the last match in Hyderabad, on Saturday SRH was defeated by Rising Pune Supergaints by 12 runs. This was Hyderabad’s first defeat at the domestic ground in the current IPL season.
Chasing Pune’s target of 149 runs, Hyderabad team could score only 136 runs. Pune’s fast bowler Jaidev Unadkat took five wickets including a hat-trick.
Batting in the middle overs is a matter of concern for Hyderabad. Bowling of the team is his strong side. Bhuvaneshwar Kumar, Rashid Khan and Siddharth Kaul have consistently achieved success for the team. Experienced Ashish Nehra had returned back just seven balls after on Saturday due to stiffness in the leg and his availability is not clear.
On the other hand, Mumbai’s team has already qualified for playoff. The team is in good form and on Saturday, they beat Delhi Daredevils by 146 runs. Thanks to Lendl Simmons (66) and Kieran Pollard (63 not out), the team scored 212 runs. Parthiv Patel and Nitish Rana are also in good form while captain Rohit Sharma has also contributed with the bat. The Pandya brothers Krunal and Hardik also contributed.
In the bowling, experienced Harbhajan Singh and Karan Sharma picked three wickets each while Mitchell McLenghn also got wickets in the recent matches. Jaspreet Bumrah has performed brilliantly in the death overs.
In the captaincy of Rohit Sharma, Nitish Rana, Butler, Raidu will face Bhuvneshwar, Rashid, Nehra’s deadly bowling, while Yuvraj, Warner, Dhawan will have to win this match to get two points, so that they can reach to play off .
Between the two teams, there have been nine total matches in the IPL so far. In these Mumbai is ahead by winning 5 out of nine.
Sunrisers Hyderabad Team – David Warner (Captain), Shikhar Dhawan, Ken Williamson, Yuvraj Singh, Moises Henriques, Naman Ojha, Bipul Sharma, Rashid Khan, Mohammad Siraj / Ashish Nehra, Bhuvneshwar Kumar, Siddharth Kaul
Mumbai Indians Team – Parthiv Patel, Lende Simmons, Nitish Rana, Rohit Sharma (Captain), Kieron Pollard, Hardik Pandya, Karan Sharma / Crunal Pandya, Harbhajan Singh, Mitchell McClenaghan, Lasith Malinga, Jaspreet Bumrah.