A nail-biting triumph over the Royal Challengers Bangalore would have surely escalated the hopes of the Mumbai Indians before they on the likes of Ashwin & Co. in the upcoming game at Mohali. Kings XI Punjab, on the other hand, would aim to settle with a victory in the coming feud, having suffered a humiliating defeat in the lately played contest against the Kolkata Knight Riders in the conditions of Eden Gardens. Here’s KXIP vs MI Today Match Prediction featuring the Team News, Head to Heads, Venue Statistics, Predicted XI & Match Prediction for the upcoming contest scheduled to be played on March 30 at Punjab Cricket Association IS Bindra Stadium, Mohali.
KXIP vs MI Today Match Prediction, IPL 2019, Match 9: Who will win?
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
Kings XI Punjab – Team News
Chris Gayle and KL Rahul would be shouldering the responsibility of putting the team on a berserking total in the first few overs of the competition.
Mayank Agarwal and David Miller’s berserking knocks of 58 and 59 respectively had kept the scoreboard ticking for KXIP in the game against KKR, making it all the more important for them to render a matching show in the contest versus MI.
Varun Chakravarthy and Hardus Viljoen would be expected to sit out for the coming duel, while Mujeeb Ur Rahman and Ankit Rajpoot would be making their way back in the playing XI.
The trio of Ravichandran Ashwin, Mohammed Shami, and Andrew Tye had registered pensive figures in the match against KKR, and thus they would be eyeing to set their line and lengths straight in the coming contest.
Kings XI Punjab Predicted XI
Team News – Mumbai Indians
Batting wise, the team would be once again reliant on the prowess of Rohit Sharma and Suryakumar Yadav at the top-order, as was visible from their knocks of 48 and 38 respectively in the lately concluded duel against RCB.
Yuvraj Singh’s 23 off 13 deliveries coupled with Hardik Pandya’s equally enthralling knock of 32 in 14 deliveries had assisted the Mumbai Indians in putting up a total of 187 on board in the freshly finished game versus RCB, and a similar would be anticipated out of them in the upcoming contest versus KXIP.
Jasprit Bumrah and Hardik Pandya’s death over bowling proved to be a game changer for the Mumbai Indians in the lately finished match against Kohli’s men.
Along with the aforementioned duo, the likes of Mayank Markande and Krunal Pandya would also be hoping to emulate a similar show in the forthcoming feud at Mohali.
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Mumbai Indians Predicted XI
Kings XI Punjab vs Mumbai Indians: Match Prediction
Mumbai Indians has a strong chance of sealing a triumph in the upcoming feud. The victory against Royal Challengers Bangalore gave a glimpse of their prowess when playing amidst nerve-wracking situations, and a similar performance would be anticipated out of them in the game at Mohali.