Having secured a nail-biting victory over the Royal Challengers at Bengaluru, the Mumbai Indians would be locking horns against Ashwin & Co. in what is being presumed as the battle of the giants by cricketing pundits across the nation. Kings XI Punjab, on the other hand, would be eyeing to avoid a defeat in the upcoming feud so that they safeguard some respect in front of their home public. On that note, let’s have a look at KXIP vs MI Betting Tips, Match Prediction, Venue Statistics and Predicted XI for the forthcoming contest scheduled to be played on 30th March at Punjab Cricket Association IS Bindra Stadium, Mohali.
KXIP vs MI Betting Tips, Match Prediction, Head to Heads, Pitch Report, Team News and Betting Odds
Date: March 30, Saturday.
Time: 4:00 PM IST.
Venue: Punjab Cricket Association IS Bindra Stadium, Mohali.
Head to Heads in IPL
Matches played: 22
Kings XI Punjab: 10
Mumbai Indians: 12
Venue Scoring Pattern in IPL
Total matches played: 49
Matches won batting first: 22
Matches won bowling first: 27
Average 1st Inns scores: 164
Average 2nd Inns scores: 154
Highest Total Recorded: 240/5 (20 Overs) by CSK vs KXIP
Lowest Total Recorded: 67/10 (17.1 Overs) by DC vs KXIP
Highest Score Recorded: 194/4 (18 Overs) by KXIP vs RCB
Lowest Score Recorded: 106/6 (10 Overs) by KXIP vs RCB
KXIP vs MI Toss Prediction
As per the venue scoring pattern at Mohali, one might consider opting to bowl first at the very behest to restrict the opposition within a total of 160 by the end of the first innings.
Kings XI Punjab vs Mumbai Indians Betting Odds
Kings XI Punjab: 2.10
Mumbai Indians: 1.72
KXIP vs MI Win Prediction
Kings XI Punjab – 55%
Mumbai Indians – 45%
Kings XI Punjab – Team News
Universe Boss Chris Gayle and his apprentice KL Rahul would have to render a ripping performance to assist Punjab to a match-winning score.
The duo of Mayank Agarwal and David Miller would be anticipated to replicate their previous match’s show, wherein they scored 58 and 59 respectively while battling it out in the middle.
Ankit Rajpoot and Mujeeb Ur Rahman’s absence adversely affected the outcome for KXIP in the freshly finished game at Eden Gardens.
In case the aforementioned bowlers are to make an entry in the playing XI, one would have to make the omissions in the form of Hardus Viljoen and Varun Chakravarthy for their expensive figures of 1/36 and 1/35 respectively in the lately finished contest at Kolkata.
Kings XI Punjab Expected XI
Mumbai Indians – Team News
Rohit Sharma’s 48 of 33 deliveries paved the way to a majestic total for Mumbai in the first ten overs of the contest, which were then carried over by the duo trio of Yuvraj Singh, Suryakumar Yadav and Hardik Pandya who scored 23, 38 and 32 respectively to assist the touring side in putting a total of 187 on board.
Thus, the team and management would be heavily dependent on the aforementioned players if Mumbai Indians are to bag a victory in the much-coveted feud.
Jasprit Bumrah’s flabergasting figures of 3/20 was one of the premium reasons behind Mumbai’s 6-wicket triumph over Bangalore in the lately finished duel.
Along with the 24-year-old, the likes of Lasith Malinga, Krunal Pandya, and Mayank Markande would be expected to lay a spell-binding performance in the upcoming feud at Mohali.
Mumbai Indians Predicted XI
KXIP vs MI Match Prediction
There’s a strong possibility for Mumbai Indians to emerge victorious in the coming duel at Mohali. Led by Rohit Sharma, the visitors have just the right amount of balance needed to win games against a team like Kings XI Punjab, giving them an advantage over Ashwin & Co. in their own turf.