When: 06 May 2018 | 04:00 PM Local
Where: Wankhede Stadium, Mumbai
The first match of Sunday’s doubleheader will be played at Wankhede Stadium, Mumbai between Mumbai Indians and Kolkata Knight Riders. Both the sides have won their last game and would be looking to carry their momentum forward.
This will be the first time both the sides will come face to face in this edition. A cracker of a game is expected to take place at Wankhede tomorrow.
So, let’s move forward to playing 11 and betting odds.
Rohit Sharma (c), Ben Cutting, Mitchell McClenaghan, Pradeep Sangwan, Ishan Kishan (wk), Suryakumar Yadav, Mustafizur Rahman, Krunal Pandya, Tajinder Singh, Akila Dananjaya, Mayank Markande, Kieron Pollard, Jean-Paul Duminy, Sharad Lumba, Evin Lewis, MD Nidheesh, Saurabh Tiwary, Rahul Chahar, Siddhesh Lad, Jasprit Bumrah, Aditya Tare, Anukul Roy, Hardik Pandya, Mohsin Khan
Dinesh Karthik (c & wk), Cameron Delport, Sunil Narine, Nitish Rana, Chris Lynn, Apoorv Wankhade, Robin Uthappa, Tom Curran, Kuldeep Yadav, Javon Searles, Shivam Mavi, Piyush Chawla, Mitchell Johnson, Andre Russell, Ishank Jaggi, Vinay Kumar, Rinku Singh, Shubman Gill
Both the team can undergo a couple of changes. Here’s the probable playing 11 –
Suryakumar Yadav, Rohit Sharma (c), Jean-Paul Duminy, Ishan Kishan (wk), Hardik Pandya, Ben Cutting, Evin Lewis, Jasprit Bumrah, Mitchell McClenaghan, Krunal Pandya, Mayank Markande
Dinesh Karthik (c & wk), Shubman Gill, Mitchell Johnson/Tom Curran, Andre Russell, Kuldeep Yadav, Rinku Singh/Nitesh Rana, Sunil Narine, Robin Uthappa, Chris Lynn, Piyush Chawla, Shivam Mavi
Now, let’s have a look at the betting odds.
The match-winning odds for both the teams are same- 10/11. You will get a return of 190.90 on placing a 100 INR bet either on MI winning the game or KKR winning game.
The toss winning odds are also same for both the teams. The odds are – 10/11 to win the toss for both KKR and MI. The 10/11 here means you will get a return of 190.90 on a bet of 100 INR.
So, as per Bet365 MI vs KKR who will win betting odds, it is an evenly poised game.
The slow starters Mumbai Indians will host Kolkata Knight Riders at Wankhede Stadium on Sunday. Both the teams are coming after a win in their last encounter. MI won the last encounter against Punjab by 6 wickets while Kolkata Knight Riders clinched 6 wickets wins over CSK in their last game.
Kolkata Knight Riders are sitting at the third position in the points table and Mumbai has paved their way up to the fifth position. Both the teams will look for a win here, especially Mumbai as they can’t afford one more win. The good news for Mumbai is that they will be playing at their home.
As per our MUM vs KOL today match prediction, hosts will be favorite.