Defending champions Mumbai Indians have made a good comeback after their first defeat in IPL 2021. The team will face last year’s runner-up Delhi Capitals in their fourth match on Tuesday, April 20. Both teams have played 3–3 games so far and have won 2–2 rounds. Delhi team will play for the first time in Chennai. Before this, the team had played all the matches in Mumbai. On the other hand, Mumbai has played three games here.
Mumbai Indians vs Delhi Capitals
Mumbai Indians captain Rohit Sharma has got a good start. However, he has not been able to score a half-century in the current season so far. Only Suryakumar Yadav has been able to achieve half a century on behalf of the team. Chennai pitch is not easy for batting. Even after this, Quinton de Kock, Ishaan Kishan, Karen Pollard, Hardik Pandya would like to score big. After the last match, Rohit said that the team could bat better in the middle overs.
Bumrah and Bolt Bearing in Death Overs
Mumbai’s bowlers, led by fast bowler Jasprit Bumrah, have performed brilliantly. In the last two matches, the team has defended scores of 150 and 152 runs. Bumrah and Trent Boult are conducting brilliantly in the previous over. Leg-spinner Rahul Chahar has taken seven wickets in the last two matches. He took four wickets while bowling brilliantly against KKR. After this, he got three wickets against Hyderabad too. Apart from this, Krunal Pandya has also bowled very tightly.
Shikhar Dhawan of Delhi has scored two half-centuries.
On the other hand, Delhi Capitals opener Shikhar Dhawan is in excellent form. He has scored 186 runs with two half-centuries. Dhawan and Prithvi Shaw gave the team a quick start in two matches. The team gave Steve Smith a chance against Punjab. Captain Rishabh Pant is also known for his aggressive innings. The team would also like to avenge the loss suffered in the final last season.
Marcus Stoinis and Lalit Yadav would also like to perform mainly in this match. Fast bowlers Kagiso Rabada and Chris Woakes have performed well so far. Enrich Norkhia has also joined the team. The team can give Amit Mishra a Chennai pitch with R Ashwin.
Delhi Capitals: Rishabh Pant (captain), Ajinkya Rahane, Shikhar Dhawan, Prithvi Shaw, Shimron Hetmyer, Marcus Stoinis, Chris Woakes, R Ashwin, Amit Mishra, Lalit Yadav, Praveen Dubey, Kagiso Rabada, Enerchi Norkhia, Ishant Sharma, Avesh Sharma, Steve Smith, Umesh Yadav, Ripple Patel, Vishnu Vinod, Lukman Meriwala, M Siddharth, Tom Karen, Sam Billings and Anirudh Joshi.
Mumbai Indians: Rohit Sharma (captain), Suryakumar Yadav, Anmolpreet Singh, Chris Lynn, Saurabh Tiwari, Dhawal Kulkarni, Jaspreet Bumrah, Rahul Chahar, Trent Boult, Mohsin Khan, Hardik Pandya, Jayant Yadav, Kairan Pollard, Krunal Pandya, Anukul Roy. , Ishaan Kishan, Quinton de Kock, Aditya Tare, Adam Milne, Nathan Coulter Nile, Piyush Chawla, James Neesham, Yudhveer Charak, Marco Jenson and Arjun Tendulkar.