MI vs RR Match: Today in the IPL 2020, the second match of Super Sunday will be played between Mumbai Indians and Rajasthan Royals. Today’s match will be played from 7:30 pm at Sheikh Zayed International Cricket Stadium in Abu Dhabi.
The Mumbai Indians team is number one in the points table and would like to win the match today and reach the playoffs. The same Rajasthan Royals team would like to win this match even higher in the table.
While Mumbai Indians captain Rohit Sharma has not yet received any update regarding fitness. If Sharma recovers then Saurabh Tiwari may have to sit outside. If Rohit is not fit in this match, then the team of Mumbai Indians will come down with the same playing XI.
While the Rajasthan Royals team has not been able to hit the ground with their right combination yet, in this match, the place of Rajasthan players can be changed. Let’s know how the weather will be here.
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The weather is expected to be very clear in this match played at Sheikh Zayed International Cricket Stadium in Abu Dhabi. However, the players on this ground may have to face severe heat.
And the role of dew will also be very important on this ground. In such a situation, the team that wins the toss can decide to bat first on this ground. Now let us know about the pitch report.
Sheikh Zayed International Cricket Stadium of Abu Dhabi is quite different compared to Sharjah International Cricket Stadium. And it is also very big in size. The fast bowlers can get a lot of help on this ground.
In such a situation, both the teams can land on the ground with three bowlers. Now let us know about match prediction. Our match prediction meter says that Rajasthan Royals will win in this match.
However, this match is likely to be very close. MI vs RR Match Possible playing XI may be given below.
Possible playing XI of Mumbai Indians:
Quinton de Kock, Rohit Sharma (captain), Suryakumar Yadav, Ishan Kishan, Hardik Pandya, Kieron Pollard, Krunal Pandya, Nathan-Kipter Nile, Rahul Chahar, Tret Bolt, Jasprit Bumrah.
Possible playing XI of Rajasthan Royals:
Robin Uthappa, Ben Stokes, Sanju Samson, Steve Smith, Josh Butler, Ryan Parag, Rahul Teotia, Jaufra Archer, Shreyas Gopal, Ankit Rajput, Karthik Tyagi.