After registering 13 runs win over KKR in the first encounter, Mumbai Indians would like to register another triumph when they face Kolkata Knight Riders for the second encounter at Eden Gardens tomorrow. The clash will begin at 08:00 PM Local.
Mumbai Indians are currently placed at the 5th position with 4 wins in 10 matches while KKR rests at 4th position with 5 wins and as many loss in 10 matches. So, some shuffle in the points table is expected to take place tomorrow after the game at Eden Gardens.
Let’s move forwards to KKR vs MI team news and KKR vs MI dream11 prediction.
No such changes are expected in both the sides. Both the teams are expected to stick to the same playing 11 that featured in their first encounter at Wankhede. Kolkata Knight Riders, however, might bring in Shivam Mavi back in playing 11. He missed the last match due to an injury. He can return if declared fit.
KKR Risky players: Mitchell Johnson/Tom Curran
Rest no changes are expected in both the sides.
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Dinesh Karthik (c & wk), Ishank Jaggi, Apoorv Wankhade, Robin Uthappa, Rinku Singh, Shivam Mavi, Cameron Delport, Kuldeep Yadav, Mitchell Johnson, Javon Searles, Piyush Chawla, Chris Lynn, Sunil Narine, Andre Russell, Vinay Kumar, Tom Curran, Nitish Rana, Shubman Gill
Rohit Sharma (c), Ishan Kishan (wk), Rahul Chahar, Siddhesh Lad, Jean-Paul Duminy, Evin Lewis, Aditya Tare, Akila Dananjaya, Mustafizur Rahman, Krunal Pandya, Tajinder Singh, Hardik Pandya, Jasprit Bumrah, Mayank Markande, Suryakumar Yadav, Kieron Pollard, MD Nidheesh, Sharad Lumba, Ben Cutting, Mitchell McClenaghan, Saurabh Tiwary, Pradeep Sangwan, Anukul Roy, Mohsin Khan
Both the teams are expected to remain unchanged. The probable KKR vs MI playing 11 is listed below.
Sunil Narine, Dinesh Karthik (c & wk), Piyush Chawla, Robin Uthappa, Andre Russell, Prasidh Krishna/Shivam Mavi, Chris Lynn, Kuldeep Yadav, Nitish Rana, Mitchell Johnson, Shubman Gill
Rohit Sharma (c), Evin Lewis, Jean-Paul Duminy, Mitchell McClenaghan, Krunal Pandya, Suryakumar Yadav, Ben Cutting, Jasprit Bumrah, Hardik Pandya, Ishan Kishan (wk), Mayank Markande
In the previous encounter, Hardik Pandya was awarded man of the match trophy. He took 2 wickets with an economy of 4.75 and also scored 35* off 20 balls. Apart from him, Surya Kumar Yadav and Evin Lewis were the top contributors with the bat.
In bowling, M McClenaghan, J Bumrah, and M Markande will be crucial.
For KKR, Robin Uthappa, Nitish Rana, and skipper Dinesh Karthik will be the top contributors with the bat. Uthappa scored a fifty in the last encounter with MI.
In bowling, Sunil Narine and Andre Russell were the wicket-takers against MI. Both shared 2 wickets each.
Mumbai has gained momentum in the last few matches and is still a strong contender to feature in the playoffs. Their confidence was quite evident the way they have registered wins in the last two games. They clinched 13 runs win against KKR in the last encounter and are ready for making it three in a row.
Although it is the home ground for Kolkata Knight Riders, Mumbai Indians are expected to start as favorite.
As per our KOL vs MUM Dream11 match predictions, visitors will win the game.
In wicketkeeper, Dinesh Karthik will be a perfect choice.
In batting, Rohit Sharma, R Uthappa, Surya Kumar Yadav, Evin Lewis and Nitish Rana are a must have choices.
In all-rounder, Pandya brothers will be a safe bet. Andre Russell and Sunil Narine can also be crucial.
In bowling, Jasprit Bumrah, M McClenaghan, and M Markande will be the safe bet.
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