MI vs DC -The most important and exciting match of the last week of the IPL 2022 league will be played between Mumbai Indians and Delhi Capitals (MI vs DC) tomorrow i.e. on 21st May. After the result of this match is to be held at Wankhede Stadium in Mumbai, the picture of the 4 teams making the playoffs this year will be completely clear. Rishabh Pant-led Delhi Capitals DC will have to beat Mumbai Indians MI, which are at the bottom of the points table, to enter the playoffs.
This is the second time this year that Delhi and Mumbai (MI vs DC)are going to compete against each other. In the earlier meeting, Capitals defeated Paltan in a thrilling encounter. But now Mumbai Indians, out of the race for the playoff, can prove fatal in the last stop. While the pressure is going to be completely on Delhi in this match, there is nothing to lose or gain for Rohit Sharmas team. Let us tell you about every important piece of information related to MI vs DC match.
This match between Mumbai Indians and Delhi Capitals (MI vs DC) is likely to be the most interesting match of IPL 2022. The team led by Rishabh Pant only needs to beat Mumbai Indians MI to make it to the playoffs this year. Delhi, which is placed 5th in the points table with 14 points, will be eyeing to snatch the place from 16-point Royal Challengers Bangalore.
Talking about the performance of Mumbai Indians from the last few matches, this team has won 3 out of the last 4 matches, for example, late but Rohit Sharma has got his best playing XI. Due to this now he will leave no stone unturned to shatter the Delhi Capitals dream of a playoff.
Mumbai Indians (MI) are already out of the race for the playoffs, but Mumbai Indians MI can win this match and take Royal Challengers Bangalore (RCB) to the playoffs. If Mumbai Indians (MI) wins in the match played on Saturday (May 21), then Bangalore (RCB) team will reach the playoff, but if Mumbai Indians (MI) loses in this match then Bangalore (RCB) For this the journey will end in this season.
If Delhi Capitals DC beat Mumbai Indians in Saturdays match, they will qualify for the playoffs due to their better net run rate. But this task is not going to be easy for the Delhi DC team, because even though Mumbai Indians MI are in the bottom position this year, this team has shown the spirit of fighting at the end of the tournament. In such a situation, the fighters of Rohit Sharma would not like to give up on any occasion.
Delhi Capitals (DC) is not dependent on any team to reach the playoffs. If Delhi Capitals (DC) wants to reach the playoffs, then this match will have to be won at any cost. Delhi Capitals (DC) will reach the playoffs as soon as they win the match. So far, 3 teams have made it to the playoffs. Gujarat Titans, Rajasthan Royals and Lucknow Super Giants have already reached the playoffs. The fourth team to reach the playoffs will be Royal Challengers Bangalore (RCB) and Delhi Capitals (DC)..
Talking about the Wankhede Stadium before the match between Mumbai Indians and Delhi Capitals (MI vs DC), the pitch here has always been helpful for the batsmen. Here the average score in IPL has been 180 runs. However, here it is easier to chase runs in the second innings. Due to having short boundaries, the result remains in favor of the batsmen more than the bowlers. Since the faster outfield gives the full advantage to the batter, it is also easier to hit big shots on this ground.
One of the major reasons for this is that it is getting hotter and with the onset of evening, the dew starts falling rapidly. In such a situation, the ball comes easily on the bat, which the batsman does not hold back from taking advantage of. Big scores have also been seen in the matches held here. If the start is good, it will be easy to touch the target of 200 runs here. Thats why winning the toss also becomes more important on this ground.
|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|