Match Details for MI vs KXIP MyTeam11 contest
Indian Premier League 2020
Mumbai Indians vs Kings XI Punjab
Dubai International Stadium, Dubai
18th October, 2020,
7:30 PM IST
Preview for MI vs KXIP MyTeam11 Contest:
Everything’s fine in the Mumbai Indians dugout as things stand. With 6 wins and 12 points in the bag, they comfortably lead the table at the top. They easily overcame the threat of Kolkata Knight Riders in the last game and will be the favourites for this match as well.
After being propelled by KL Rahul, Mayank Agarwal and Chris Gayle in the chase, KXIP once again looked vulnerable at the very end and there were doubts if they could win the game. However, Nicholas Pooran kept his cool and hit a six off the very last ball and won the game for his side.
Injuries and unavailability:
There are no injuries to either side.
Probable Playing XIs:
Mumbai Indians: Rohit Sharma (C), Quinton De Kock (WK), Surya Kumar Yadav, Ishan Kishan, Hardik Pandya, Kieron Pollard, Krunal Pandya, Rahul Chahar, Trent Boult, Nathan Coulter Nile, Jasprit Bumrah
Kings XI Punjab: KL Rahul, Mayank Agarwal, Chris Gayle, Nicholas Pooran, Glenn Maxwell, Chris Jordan, Ravi Bishnoi, Mohammad Shami, Arshdeep Singh, Murugan Ashwin, Deepak Hooda
MI vs KXIP MyTeam11 Teams
Head to Head/Small League
In the small league, the expected playing XI consisting of the best players should be chosen. And as such, assembling the best individuals to ensure maximum quality in all departments will be the right thing to do.
Experimental lineups should be put out for this and since both teams could look to shuffle the pack a little.
Top Picks for MI vs KXIP MyTeam11 Contest:
Quinton De Kock: De Kock showed once again why he’s among the best batsmen in the world with a spectacular innings against KKR. He was the Man of the Match and remained unbeaten at 78 runs which he scored off 44 deliveries.
Jasprit Bumrah: After a little inconsistency, Bumrah looks to be at his best once again. He has picked up 12 wickets in this season already and is in the running for the Purple Cap award.
KL Rahul: KL Rahul has really come into his own in this tournament and his batting has been a treat to watch. After his unbeaten knock of 132 runs against Royal Challengers Bangalore, he scored 69 off 54 deliveries against Rajasthan. He has already amassed 448 runs in this tournament.
Mayank Agarwal: Along with KL Rahul, Mayank Agarwal forms a formidable duo. He got his century in the match against Rajasthan Royals. He has scored 382 runs in 8 games thus far!
Captain Picks for MI vs KXIP MyTeam11 Contest:
Captain: KL Rahul and Quinton De Kock
KL Rahul is the current Orange Cap holder and has batted brilliantly in the tournament. Quinton De Kock is coming into this game on the back of an excellent match-winning innings.
Vice Captains: Jasprit Bumrah and Mayank Agarwal
Jasprit Bumrah would fancy his chances to pick up a few more wickets in order to get close to Rabada at the top of the Purple Cap list. Mayank Agarwal has also been splendid at the top!
Budget picks for MI vs KXIP MyTeam11 Contest:
Trent Boult: Trent Boult is one of the best players between both the teams and would be expected to do well. He is available for just 8.5 credits.
Nicholas Pooran: Nicholas Pooran is an excellent batsman and can prove to be an important multiplier pick at just 8.5 credits.
Rahul Chahar: Rahul Chahar is very impressive in his wicket taking abilities. He is available for just 8.5 credits.