MI vs KOL The 56th match of IPL 2022 will be played between Mumbai Indians and Kolkata Knight Riders (MI vs KOL) at the DY Patil Stadium on 9 May. Both the teams will be looking for victory in this match. While the previous match was no less than a nightmare for KOL, MI is coming out with a slew of enthusiasm in their last match by defeating Gujarat Titans. In this match to be held at 7:30 pm on Monday, both the teams are almost out of the playoffs.
Mumbai Indians MI have won only 2 matches out of 10 and are at the bottom of the points table with 4 points. On the other hand, KOL is at the 8th position in the points table with 8 points winning just 4 matches out of 11. This season has not been good for both teams. But, in this clash to be held on Monday, both would like to register a victory. Before this match between MI vs KOL, lets take a look at every piece of information related to it.
Talking about Kolkata Knight Riders (MI vs KOL), Lucknow had to face a crushing defeat in the match played on Saturday evening last week. With this defeat, the equation of the team reaching the playoffs has also completely deteriorated. He now has three more matches to play this season. Now the situation is that if she wins all her three matches, then she will get 14 points. But, these points cannot guarantee him a playoff as he will have to rely on many equations for this.
KOL poor bowling and poor batting against Lucknow was the result of the defeat. The problem of Kolkata KOL has been that it is not able to find its right playing-11. She has been making constant changes and every strategy has been a flop. The opening pair of the team has not been able to score yet. Venkatesh Iyer, Ajinkya Rahane, Baba Indrajit, and Aaron Finch have played the role of the opening batsman. But, not one has shown continuity. In such a situation, if to win against Mumbai MI, then Kolkata Knight Riders KOL (MI vs KOL) will have to focus on bowling along with batting and give the best performance.
After losing 8 consecutive matches this season, Mumbai Indians (MI vs KOL) have registered a spectacular victory in their last three matches. However, before the match against Kolkata, she lost one player. Yes, we are talking about Tymal Mills, who has been out of the league due to injury. The biggest concern of Mumbai MI has been Rohits form which was seen coming in the last match.
Rohit had scored 42 runs in the last match and Ishan Kishan also scored 45 runs in the same match. The rest of Tilak Verma, Suryakumar Yadav, and Tim David has shown a good game to the team. Kieron Pollards form is also a matter of concern for the team. He is not able to show his amazing neither in bowling nor in batting. Although KOL is coming after losing in the last match. But, she knows how to counterattack. Therefore, to put a hat-trick of victory, Mumbai Indians (MI vs KOL) will have to perform well in every field.
In this match between Mumbai Indians and Kolkata Knight Riders (MI vs KOL) to be held on 9 May, the goal of both the teams will be to win. But, this victory is not going to be so easy. Talking about the head to head matches played between the two teams so far, both have faced 30 times in the history of IPL and during this time Mumbai Indians are dominating KOL.
MI has won 22 out of 30 matches. So at the same time, KOL (MI vs KKR) has got only 8 wins. From these records, you can get an idea of how MI has won a continuous victory over Kolkata KOL. However, this is the second time the two clash this season. In the first match, KOL won.
Talking about the pitch before the match between Mumbai Indians (MI) and Kolkata Knight Riders (KOL) (MI vs KOL) at DY Patil Stadium, it is good for the bowlers. Here the fast bowlers will get a good bounce. Therefore, chasing the target of 180+ runs is a big challenge for the teams here. The score of 200 plus has been seen in the very first match of IPL 2022 played at this stadium, which RCB could not defend.
But, the target of 129 runs in the second match also seemed difficult. In the third match, the team batting first here, Rajasthan won. While defending the target of 194 runs, Rajasthan restricted Mumbai MI to 170. So far this season a total of 16 matches have been played on this pitch. One thing that has been common in these 16 matches has been that if the batsman gets stuck on the crease here, then it becomes very difficult to stop him. In MI vs KOL, it is going to be even more interesting to see whether the side of the match is on the side of a team.
|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|