MI vs KKR: Match Preview, Pitch Report, & Playing XI

The 56th match of IPL 2022 will be played between Mumbai Indians and Kolkata Knight Riders at the DY Patil Cricket Stadium in Navi Mumbai. In this season both the teams have played a match, in which Kolkata Knight Riders defeated Mumbai Indians by 5 wickets.

At the same time, this season has been very bad for Mumbai Indians. The team has so far won only 2 matches out of a total of 10 matches while losing 8 matches, while Kolkata Knight Riders have played a total of 11 matches so far in this season, in which only 4 wins have been achieved. In the points table, Kolkata’s team is at 8th position while Mumbai is at 10th position. 

MI vs KKR: Match Preview

First of all, if we talk about Mumbai, then this team defeated Gujarat Titans in their last match. Rohit Sharma, Tim David and Ishan Kishan batted well in that match while Daniel Sams and Murugan Ashwin did well in the bowling. Although, now Mumbai is out of the race for the playoffs, but despite this, Mumbai can go without change.

At the same time, talking about Kolkata, out of the last seven matches, this team has won only one match. So far this team has not been able to prepare one of its best playing XI. Wicket-keeper batsman Baba Inderjit has failed to capitalize on the opportunities he has got so far. At the same time, a big innings will also be expected from Captain Iyer. Umesh Yadav, who missed the last match due to injury, may make a comeback.

Pitch And Weather Report

Talking about the pitch of DY Patil Stadium in Navi Mumbai, fast bowlers get good bounce here. It will be a challenge to score things above 180 on this ground. In the very first match of IPL 2022 played at this stadium, the score of 200 plus was seen, which RCB could not defend.

At the same time, talking about the weather, the temperature here on Monday will be between 33 to 29 degree Celsius. At the same time, the wind will move at a speed of 24 kilometers per hour while the humidity will be 69 percent. There is no chance of rain.

Potential Playing 11 of Both The Teams

KKR: Baba Inderjit, Aaron Finch, Shreyas Iyer, Nitish Rana, Rinku Singh, Andre Russell, Sunil Narine, Anukul Roy, Shivam Mavi, Tim Southee, Harshit Rana.

Mumbai Indians: Ishan Kishan, Rohit Sharma, Suryakumar Yadav, Tilak Verma, Kieron Pollard, Tim David, Daniel Sams, Murugan Ashwin, Kumar Karthikeya, Jasprit Bumrah, Riley Meredith.

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