April 18, 2019
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DC vs MI Dream11 Team | Indian Premier League Match Preview & Prediction | Fantasy Team, Team News

By Shorya Panwar

DC vs MI Dream11 Team | Delhi Capitals vs Mumbai Indians Preview & Prediction | Fantasy Team & Team News

Resurgent Delhi Capitals and Mumbai Indians will fight it out to be the best of the rest for now. Chennai Super Kings have pulled away at the top and DC and MI now have the chance to be a worthy second and stay in touching distance of CSK. Both the teams have 10 points from the 8 matches they have played so far.

The DC vs MI Dream11 Match Preview

Earlier, Mumbai Indians had to deal with a loss in their opening match of the IPL season at the hands of Delhi Capitals. The new look Delhi team won it fairly comfortably in the home of the mighty Mumbai Indians. Understandably, Mumbai will be out to avenge that loss when the two teams take the field on Thursday evening.

Image Credit – AP

Mumbai Indians won’t be the only ones to prove something tomorrow as a disappointed Rishabh Pant will get the chance of making a point before the Indian cricket team selectors. Notably, Rishabh Pant of Delhi Capitals has been left out of Indian squad for the upcoming ICC Cricket World Cup. The young wicketkeeper-batsman has been in great form recently and he had a good case for making the squad.

Meanwhile. Delhi Capitals will push for another win after finding form in the last few games. Delhi captain Shreays Iyer has already spoken how his team is aiming to challenge for the title this year. Nonetheless, It should be an exciting match between two well-matched teams tomorrow.

Match Details: Competition – Indian Premier League | Venue – Feroz Shah Kotla, Delhi | Date & Time – 18th April, 08:00 PM IST

Last 5 Matches –  Won by Delhi Capitals  – 3 | Won by Mumbai Indians – 2

DC vs MI Dream11 Team News

  • Delhi are expected to field the same line-up as they seem to have found the winning combination
  • Much like Delhi, Mumbai Indians don’t need to make changes after their victorious game last time against RCB

Delhi Squad

Ishant Sharma, Shikhar Dhawan, Colin Munro, Jalaj Saxena, Amit Mishra, Colin Ingram, Trent Boult, Chris Morris, Hanuma Vihari, Bandaru Ayyappa, Axar Patel, Ankush Bains, Shreyas Iyer (c), Kagiso Rabada, Rahul Tewatia, Avesh Khan, Jagadeesha Suchith, Nathu Singh, Rishabh Pant, Sandeep Lamichhane, Keemo Paul, Prithvi Shaw, Manjot Kalra, Sherfane Rutherford

Mumbai Indians Squad

Rohit Sharma (c), Kieron Pollard, Aditya Tare, Mitchell McClenaghan, Yuvraj Singh, Lasith Malinga, Jason Behrendorff, Suryakumar Yadav, Ben Cutting, Jayant Yadav, Quinton de Kock, Evin Lewis, Barinder Sran, Siddhesh Lad, Jasprit Bumrah, Pankaj Jaiswal, Hardik Pandya, Ishan Kishan, Anmolpreet Singh, Alzarri Joseph, Krunal Pandya, Rahul Chahar, Anukul Roy, Mayank Markande, Rasikh Salam

TOSS: MI won the toss and elected to bat first

Delhi

Unchanged

Mumbai

IN: Ben Cutting, Jayant Yadav

OUT: Ishan Kishan, Jason Beherendorff

Expected Teams

Delhi Capitals – Shreyas Iyer (c), Shikhar Dhawan, Prithvi Shaw, Rishabh Pant (Wk), Keemo Paul, Axar Patel, Amit Mishra, Kagiso Rabada, Ishant Sharma, Chris Morris, Colin Munro

Mumbai Indians – Rohit Sharma (c), Quinton de Kock (Wk), Kieron Pollard, Hardik Pandya, Suryakumar Yadav, Krunal Pandya, Ben Cutting, Rahul Chahar, Jasprit Bumrah, Jayant Yadav, Lasith Malinga

DC vs MI Dream11 Fantasy Team

Fantasy picks from Delhi Capitals

Shikhar Dhawan | Rishabh Pant | Kagiso Rabada

  • Shikhar Dhawan has 2 fifties in his last 5 matches against Mumbai Indians. He has two scores in 40s as well.
  • Rishabh Pant has 2 fifties in last 3 matches against MI
  • Kagiso Rabada is in fine form with the ball and can be relied upon to take a few wickets

Fantasy picks from Mumbai Indians

Lasith Malinga | Rohit Sharma | Hardik Pandya

  • Malinga has been in rich form recently picking up wickets for fun.
  • Even though Rohit Sharma has a poor record against DC recently, he could play a captain’s inning
  • Hardik Pandya can impact the game with the ball and the bat as well.

Shorya Panwar

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