Mumbai Indians and Punjab Kings are about to compete against each other in one of the most interesting match of Indian Premier League 2021. A loss tonight for any of these teams can shatter their dreams of reaching the playoffs and Mumbai is having some serious injury concerns as well. The skipper of MI ‘Rohit Sharma’ suffered a wrist injury in the previous match against RCB while Hardik Pandya’s fitness is still a mystery because he has not bowled a single over in the last match.
Mumbai Indians have won the toss after which they opted to field first. MI has made 2 changes in their playing xi today, Nathan Coulter-Nile comes in for Adam Milne and Saurabh Tiwary comes in for Ishan Kishan. Punjab Kings have made only one change, Mayank Agarwal has stiff back so he misses out and Mandeep Singh comes in his place.
Today match no. 42 of IPL 2021 between MI vs PBKS will start at around 7:30 PM IST. This match will be played at Sheikh Zayed Stadium which is located in Abu Dhabi, UAE.
Punjab Kings (Playing XI): KL Rahul(w/c), Mandeep Singh, Chris Gayle, Aiden Markram, Nicholas Pooran, Deepak Hooda, Harpreet Brar, Nathan Ellis, Mohammed Shami, Ravi Bishnoi, Arshdeep Singh
Mumbai Indians (Playing XI): Rohit Sharma(c), Quinton de Kock(w), Suryakumar Yadav, Saurabh Tiwary, Krunal Pandya, Hardik Pandya, Kieron Pollard, Nathan Coulter-Nile, Rahul Chahar, Jasprit Bumrah, Trent Boult
We are predicting a Mumbai Indians win in todays match no. 42 of IPL 2021. 5 times IPL champion MI will go all guns blazing because its a do or die match for them and if they managed to play even half of their potential then its game over for PBKS.