Indian Premier League 2020 match no. 5 between Kolkata Knight Riders vs Mumbai Indian is happening today at Sheikh Zayed Stadium located at Abu Dhabi. While this is going to be the first match for KKR in this season of IPL on the other hand MI will be playing their 2nd game after suffering a loss by the hands of Chennai in the season opener. It will be exciting to watch that whether we get a Russell show tonight or not.
The coin flip for this match has already taken place and Kolkata Knight Riders have won the toss after which they have opted to field first. Pitch conditions are looking good and we are expecting a high scoring match today. All eyes will be on Jasprit Bumrah yet again because he has not yet find his groove after returning from the injury.
Kolkata Knight Riders (Playing XI): Sunil Narine, Shubman Gill, Nitish Rana, Eoin Morgan, Andre Russell, Dinesh Karthik(w/c), Nikhil Naik, Pat Cummins, Kuldeep Yadav, Sandeep Warrier, Shivam Mavi
Mumbai Indians (Playing XI): Rohit Sharma(c), Quinton de Kock(w), Suryakumar Yadav, Saurabh Tiwary, Hardik Pandya, Kieron Pollard, Krunal Pandya, James Pattinson, Rahul Chahar, Trent Boult, Jasprit Bumrah
KKR vs MI 5th IPL Match 23 Sept 2020 Score Updates
Mumbai Indians – 195/5 – 20 Overs
Kolkata Knight Riders – 146/9 – 20 Overs
Mumbai Indians won the match by 49 runs
Our prediction for todays match is that Mumbai Indians will win this match and the biggest reason is that lack of quality international openers in the Kolkata Knight Riders team. If it turns out to be an high scoring game then surely its gonna be game over for KKR tonight.