Mumbai Indians vs Sunrisers Hyderabad
The seventeenth encounter of the IPL 2020 between MI and SRH is going to be played at the Sharjah Cricket Stadium, Sharjah on October 4th, 2020.
MI vs SRH History:
The teams completed 14 meetings, to date. Out of them, MI won 7 times, one of them was tied and the team won the super over. SRH won the same number of matches.
The teams met 5 times at the home ground of MI. The host won 4 times including one tie, in which the team won in super over. Visitors won just once.
The teams met 7 times at the home ground of SRH. The host won 4 times. On the other hand, visitors won thrice.
The teams played at the neutral venue just twice. SRH has an excellent record at neutral venues, as the team is undefeated to date.
The victory brings points:
In the group stage, the winner will earn 2 points and the defeating team will earn 0 points.
The weather forecast for Sharjah shows the weather would be pretty clear and hot during the match. The precipitation percentage would be almost 0% as of now, so there would be no chance of rain during the match. The temperature would be 33 – 36 Celsius. The wind would be between 14 to 22 km/h throughout the match. The temperature would be decreased as the match progressed.
Toss and Pitch (Record of International Matches):
Teams preferred to bat first after winning the toss, which happened 11 times out of 14 matches. The selection favored the teams, and the teams won 7 times, while lost 3 times with one tie. On the other hand, the team chose to field first after winning the toss, won just once and lost twice. Overall, the teams, who won the toss, won 8 times and lost 5 times.
The first batting team won the matches 9 times. Whereas, the teams, who batted second, won just 4 times.
The lowest defended total was 132 on the venue in 2013. On the other hand, the highest successful chase is 140 on the ground, again in 2013.
The first inning lowest total was 90 in 2013, and the highest total was 215 runs in 2016. For the second inning, the lowest total was 56 runs (completed innings) in 2013, whereas the highest was 182 runs in 2016.
The batting average of the first innings is 20.46 and 18.84 is for the second innings.
Toss and Pitch (Record of IPL 2020 Matches):
Teams preferred to field first after winning the toss, which happened thrice in 3 matches. The teams won once and lost twice. On the other hand, the team never chose to bat first, yet. Overall, the teams, who won the toss, won once and lost twice.
The first batting team won twice. Whereas, the teams, who batted second, also won once only.
The lowest defended total was 216 at the venue. On the other hand, the highest successful chase is 224 on the ground.
The first inning lowest total was 216, and the highest total was 228 runs. For the second inning, the lowest total was 200 runs, whereas the highest was 226 runs.
The batting average of the first innings is 51.31 and 31.80 is for the second innings.
History Between the Teams:
Both the teams never faced each other at the venue, yet. The upcoming encounter will be the first between the teams.
T20I History at Venue:
Mumbai Indian had just one opportunity to play at the venue, and the team lost that game. SRH got two chances to play the matches at the venue, in which the team lost both. Both the teams are waiting for the first victory and the upcoming game will give it to one side.
Tentative XI for both the Teams:
The team would prefer to go with the same eleven or may include C. Lynn in place of Q. de Kock.
Mumbai Indians Eleven: C. Lynn / Q. de Kock, RG. Sharma, S. Yadav, I. Kishan, K. Pollard, H. Pandya, K. Pandya, J. Pattinson, R. Chahar, T. Boult, J. Bumrah
The team would go with unchanged eleven, if the team may not face a forced change of B. Kumar due to injury, in that case, the team may include S. Sharma.
Sunrisers Hyderabad Eleven: D. Warner, J. Bairstow, M. Pandey, K. Williamson, P. Garg, A. Samad, A. Sharma, R. Khan, B. Kumar / S. Sharma, T. Natarajan, K. Ahmed