The 41st match of the 13th season of IPL will be played between Chennai Super Kings (CSK) and Mumbai Indians (MI) in Sharjah at 7:30 pm today. For Chennai, it will be a do or die match. At the same time, Mumbai would like to win this match and reach the top position in the points table.
Chennai will have to win all four of their remaining matches for the play-offs. At the same time, Mumbai, playing in great form, is almost certain to reach the play-offs.
Chennai defeated Mumbai in the opening match:
On 19 September, Chennai defeated Mumbai by 5 wickets in the IPL’s opening match. In the match played in Abu Dhabi, Mumbai batting first gave a target of 163 runs. In reply, Chennai won the match by scoring 166 runs for 5 wickets in 19.2 overs.
Mumbai Indians in great form:
After losing the opening match, Mumbai performed brilliantly in the tournament. Mumbai is the only team that has made the fewest changes in their playing eleven. Mumbai has played 9 matches in the season, winning 6 and losing 3.
MI lost in 2 super over matches in this season:
Mumbai have lost 2 matches of the season in Super Over. The first against Royal Challengers Bangalore and the second against Kings XI Punjab.
De Kock and Rohit Sharma top scorers for Mumbai:
Mumbai opener Quinton De Kock and Rohit Sharma have scored the most runs for their team. De Kock has scored 322 and Rohit 260 so far in the season. Apart from these, Suryakumar Yadav has scored 243 runs so far in the season.
Chennai has the highest success rate in IPL:
Chennai has the highest success rate of 59.48% in the IPL. CSK has played a total of 175 matches so far. 103 matches won and 71 matches lost. One match was inconclusive. At the same time, Mumbai has a success rate of 58.67%. Mumbai has played a total of 196 matches so far. In this, team has won 115 matches and lost 81.