Sunrisers Hyderabad vs Mumbai Indians
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The match between SRH and MI is the fifty-fifth meeting of the IPL 2021, which is going to be played at the Sheikh Zayed Cricket Stadium, Abu Dhabi on October 8th 2021.
SRH vs MI History:
The teams competed against each other 17 times, till date. Out of them, SRH won 8 times, and lost 9 times including a super over victory in a tied game.
Last 5 (completed) match results of SRH against MI are LWLL*L.
The teams faced each other 7 times at the home ground of SRH. The host won 4 times. On the other hand, the visitors won thrice.
Last 5 (completed) match results of SRH against MI are LWWWL.
The teams competed 5 times at the home ground of MI. The home team won 4 times including a one over eliminator win in a tied game and lost just once.
Last 5 (completed) match results of MI against SRH are W*LWWW.
The teams met 5 times at the neutral venue. SRH won thrice, whereas MI won twice.
Last 5 (completed) match results of SRH against MI are LWLWW.
Points and Ranks:
In the group stage, the winner will earn 2 points and the defeating team will earn 0 points.
SRH is at the bottom of the table and will be staying at the same position without having impact from the result of the game, but earn 2 points in the winning and 0 in the defeat.
Last 5 (completed) match results of SRH are WLLWL.
MI is at the sixth rank in the table and will come to either fourth or fifth position by earning 2 points after winning the match. The team will stay at the same position in defeat.
Last 5 (completed) match results of MI are WLWLL.
Weather forecast for Abu Dhabi shows the weather would be sunny and clear throughout the match. Though, the precipitation percentage would be between 1% to 5% as of now, so there would be almost no chance of rain during the match. The temperature would be 32 to 33 Celsius. The wind would be between 9 to 16 km/h. The speed of wind and the temperature would decrease gradually.
Toss and Pitch (Record of IPL):
Teams prefer to bat first 17 times in 36 matches. The selection didn’t favor the teams, as the team won 7 times, though one of them was tied, but the team, with batting first, managed to win by boundary counts (as, the super over was also tied), and lost 10 times.
Last 5 (completed) match results at the venue, when the team chose to bat first, are LLWLL.
On the other hand, the team chose to field first after winning the toss, which happened 19 times out of 36 matches. The selection favors the teams, and the teams won 11 times, and lost also 8 times, though one of the defeats was in a super over in a tied game.
Last 5 (completed) match results at the venue, when the team chose to field first, are LWWLW.
Over all, the teams, who won the toss, won the matches 18 times and lost also 18 times.
Last 5 (completed) match results at the venue, while winning the toss, are LWWLL.
The first batting team won the matches 15 times including two ties, in one game the first batting team won by boundary counts (as the super over was also tied) and the other one was decided by super over. Whereas, the teams, who batted second, won 21 times.
Last 5 (completed) match results at the venue, while the team bat first, are LLLLW.
The lowest successful defended total was 132 on the venue. On the other hand, the highest successful chase is 206 on the ground.
The first inning lowest total was 70, and the highest total was 205 runs. For the second inning, the lowest total was 84 runs (completed innings), whereas the highest was 206 runs.
The batting average of the first innings is 26.37 and 27.84 is for the second innings.
T20 History Between the Teams at the Venue:
Both the teams never faced each other at the venue. The upcoming encounter will be the first between the teams.
Last 5 (completed) match results of SRH against MI at the venue are – – – – -.
Teams’ T20 History at the Venue:
SRH got 7 chances to play the match at the venue, the team has a below average record, as the team won thrice, and lost 4 times, including a defeat for the team in the super over in the tied game.
Last 5 (completed) match results of SRH at the venue are WLWL*W.
MI got 11 chances to play the match at the venue, the team has a pretty good record, as the team won 7 times, and lost 4 times.
Last 5 (completed) match results of MI at the venue are WLWLW.
Tentative XI for both the Teams:
The team may go with a winning combination.
Sunrisers Hyderabad Eleven: J. Roy, A. Sharma, K. Williamson, P. Garg, A. Samad, W. Saha, J. Holder, R. Khan, B. Kumar, S. Kaul, U. Malik
The team may go with R. Chahar in place of J. Yadav.
Mumbai Indians Eleven: R. Sharma, I. Kishan, S. Yadav, S. Tiwary, H. Pandya, K. Pollard, J. Neesham, N. Coulter-Nile, R. Chahar, J. Bumrah, T. Boult
*Notes: the result of the most recent match is at the left. *Notes: “*” means the match was tied but the match was resulted through one over eliminator.