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Mumbai Indians will take on Rajasthan Royals in the 9th match of the IPL 2022 on Saturday. Mumbai Indians have made a habit of losing their first match in the IPL history. At one point they were very much in the game against Delhi Capitals and later some fine display of batting from Lalit Yadav and Axar Patel took the game away from them. They take a lot of positives from the loss with some spectacular performances from Ishan Kishan, Basil Thampi, and Murugan Ashwin. This is just the beginning and they got the extreme potential to make a comeback.
In the 27 matches played between these 2 teams, Rajasthan Royals have won 12 matches and Mumbai Indians have won 14 matches.
The average first innings score on this wicket is 147 runs.
The team batting second has great records here. They have maintained a winning percentage of 80 on this ground.
The DY Patil ground has a pitch that bestows decent bounce to the bowlers but often it stays true. We can expect matches that produce scores in the vicinity of 160-170 as a standard fare. Overall, it is a surface that has help on offer for both departments.
The temperature is expected to hover around 36°C on the matchday with 34% huMIdity and 19 km/hr wind speed. There are no chances of precipitation during the game.
|1||Gujrat Titans - Q||14||10||4||0||0.316||20|
|2||Rajasthan Royals - Q||14||9||5||0||0.298||18|
|3||Lucknow Super Giants - Q||14||9||5||0||0.251||18|
|4||Royal Challengers Bangalore - Q||14||8||6||0||-0.253||16|
|5||Delhi Capitals - E||14||8||6||0||0.204||14|
|6||Punjab Kings - E||14||7||7||0||0.126||14|
|7||Kolkata Knight Riders - E||14||6||8||0||0.146||12|
|8||Sunrisers Hyderabad - E||14||6||8||0||-0.379||12|
|9||Chennai Super Kings - E||14||4||10||0||-0.203||8|
|10||Mumbai Indians - E||14||4||10||0||-0.506||8|
|Recent Forms: W = Won, L = Lost, T = Tie, D = Draw, NR = No Result|