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MUM vs HIM Dream11 Predictions, Team News, Match Preview & Playing 11

By Yash Mittal

MUM vs HIM Dream11 Predictions

Vijay Hazare Trophy, 2018

Mumbai vs Himachal Pradesh, Round 08, Elite Group A

As the caravan of the 2018-19 Vijay Hazare Trophy rolls on, Himachal Pradesh will take on Mumbai in the Round 8, Elite Group A encounter on Sunday.

Venue:- KSCA Cricket (3) Ground, Alur

Match Timings:- Sunday, September 30, 2018, 09:00 AM IST

Mumbai comes into this encounter on the back of three successive victories and at the time of writing, is currently involved in a tussle with Punjab at Bengaluru. Mumbai’s charge in the first three games was laid by Prithwi Shaw, skipper Ajinkya Rahane and Shreyas Iyer. With all three of them unavailable due to India duties, Jay Gokul Bista (68) and Akhil Herwadkar (32) put on a gritty 75-run stand for the first wicket. Siddhesh Lad (35) and Suryakumar Yadav (31) consolidated the innings but no one could kick on and post a substantial score as the middle-order capitulated resulting in a sub-par total of 245.

They’ll face Himachal Pradesh, who come into this encounter on the back of three back-to-back wins. Their last completed game against Vidarbha resulted in a four-wicket win after they successfully chased down 297 thanks to a swashbuckling 139-ball-173 by Ankush Bains. But they were well beaten by Maharashtra after they failed to chase down 278 and were bowled out for a poultry 195. Ankush Bains (62) and Nikhil Ganta (76) were the lone contributors in an otherwise insipid batting display.

Read on for MUM vs HIM Team News & MUM vs HIM Playing 11

MUM vs HIM Team News:-

  • Hyderabad’s Pankaj Jaiswal is injured and there is no confirmation as of yet about his participation in the match.
  • Shardul Thakur has been named in India’s Test squad for the series against the Windies. He might not feature in this match.

MUM vs HIM Squad:-

Himachal Pradesh:-

Prashant Chopra (c),  Amit Kumar, Rishi Dhawan, Priyanshu Khanduri, Ekant Sen, Vinay Galetiya, Ayush Jamwal, Sumeet Verma, Ankush Bains (wk), Nikhil Gangta, Pankaj Jaiswal, Kanwar Abhinay Singh, Mayank Dagar, Gurvinder Singh

Mumbai:-

Dhawal Kulkarni(c), Vijay Gohil, Eknath Kerkar, Tushar Deshpande, Suryakumar Yadav, Siddhesh Lad, Royston Dias, Shubham Ranjane, Aditya Tare (wk), Jay Gokul Bista, Akhil Herdwadkar, Shivam Dubey, Shardul Thakur, Shams Mulani, Akash Parkar

MUM vs HIM Playing 11

Here’s how both teams might line-up for MUM vs HIM:-

Mumbai:-

Wicket-keeper: Aditya Tare

Batsmen: Akhil Herwadkar, Siddhesh Lad, Suryakumar Yadav, Jay Bista

All-rounders: Shivam Dube, Akash Parkar, Shams Mulani

Bowlers: Dhawal Kulkarni, Tushar Deshpande (D:-Shardul Thakur)

Himachal Pradesh:-

Wicket-keeper: Ankush Bains

Batsmen: Prashant Chopra, Nikhil Gangta, Priyanshu Khanduri, Ankit Kaushik, Amit Kumar

All-rounders: Rishi Dhawan

Bowlers: Mayank Dagar, Ayush Jamwal, Kanwar Abhinay Singh, Vinay Gatelya (D:- Pankaj Jaiswal)

MUM vs HIM Key Players:-

Mumbai:-

  • Akhil Herwadkhar and Jay Bista will be the cornerstone of Mumbai’s batting in the absence of Shaw and Shrey Iyer while Suryakumar Yadav can be their X-factor.
  • The bowling department will be led by skipper Dhawal Kulkarni and Tushar Deshpande.

Himachal Pradesh:-

  • Himachal Pradesh’s batting depends on their top4 in Chopra, Nikhil Gangta, Ankush Bains and Priyanshu Khanduri.
  • With the ball, Vinay Galetia, Rishi Dhawan and Mayank Dagar will be crucial.

MUM vs HIM Dream11 Team:-

Yash Mittal

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