The first match of the second phase of IPL 2021 starting from October 19and will be played between Mumbai Indians. This match is going to be very important for both the teams, as now only half the journey is left to reach the playoffs. So both the teams would like to take the field with their best playing XI. So let us tell you in this article the team with the possible XI players of both the teams.
This could be the probable XI team of Chennai-Mumbai
Mumbai Indians and Chennai Super KingsWould like to beat the opposition team by coming with their best playing XI in the first match. So that the players get confidence. So here’s a look at the possible XI team of both the teams can look like this:
Mumbai Indians (MI) : Rohit Sharma, Quinton de Kock, Suryakumar Yadav,, Hardik Pandya, Krunal Pandya, Kieron Pollard, Rahul Chahar, Jasprit Bumrah, Trent Boult, Nathan Coulter-Nile.
Chennai Super Kings: Rituraj Gaikwad, Robin Uthappa, Suresh Raina, Ambati Rayudu, MS Dhoni, Ravindra Jadeja, Moeen Ali, Shardul Thakur, Dwayne Bravo, Deepak Chahar, Imran Tahir.
Who will have the upper hand?
The first match of IPL will be played between the two most successful teams in the history. Mumbai has won 5 trophies so far and Chennai 3 trophies. In such a situation, the 30th match of IPL 2021 is going to be very exciting. Earlier, in the first leg played in India, Mumbai is fourth with 8 points and Chennai is second in the points table with 10 points.
Now if both the teams are compared, then head to head looks in favor of Mumbai and in the last IPL season held in UAE, Mumbai won the title. So somewhere in this match, Mumbai’s upper hand is going to be heavy. But MS Dhoni’s team cannot be taken lightly.