KKR vs MI Dream11 Team Predictions: Kolkata Knight Riders vs Mumbai Indians
The two-time champions Kolkata Knight Riders will take on five time Champions Mumbai Indians at M A Chidambaram Stadium, Chennai on 13th April 2021.
Tuesday night match will be the second match for both the teams in this season. Amid the COVID restriction the match will be played without audience making into the stadium. The IPL 2021 match between MI and KKR will live streamed on Star Sports Network from 7.30 PM.
Prior to this game, Kolkata Knight Riders have clashed with Mumbai Indians on 27 occasions. Kolkata Knight Riders has won 6 games while Mumbai Indians has won 21 games and one match ended in No result.
Mumbai Indians have already played at this venue. It was the IPL 2021 opener against Royal Challengers Bangalore. RCB emerged victorious by two wickets. In the second game at the venue Kolkata Knight Riders beat Sunrisers Hyderabad by 10 runs.
Last time when the two teams met was in 2020 in UAE. Mumbai comfortably won the match by 49 runs thanks to the heroics of the Mumbai Indian captain Rohit Sharma.
KKR vs MI Dream11 Team Predictions: Team News
Mumbai Indian’s star wicket-keeper Quinton D Kock will be available for the selection.
Royal Challengers Bangalore beat Mumbai Indians by two wickets.
KKR vs MI Dream11 Team Predictions: Suggested Team
Wicket Keeper: Ishan Kishan and Quinton de Kock
Batsman: Rohit Sharma, C Lynn, Suryakumar Yadav and Nitish Rana
All Rounder: Andre Russell and Hardik Pandya(C)
Bowler: J Bumrah, P Cummins (VC) and M Jensen
KKR vs MI Dream11 Team Predictions: Wicket-keeper
Ishan Kishan will be first choice as Wicket Keeper for MI vs KKR Dream11 teams. In first made he scored 28 runs from 19 balls and was able to deliver 44 Dream11 points. Playing at No. 4 he got some quick runs but failed to make it big.
Dinesh Karthik is known for his cameos and he played one on the day. The right-handed batsman came to bat with 15 balls left in the innings and managed 22 runs off nine balls with two fours and a six.
Quinton de Kock may start for Mumbai Indians in this match. He has always been an asset for Mumbai Indians.
Kolkata Knight Riders vs Mumbai Indians Dream11 Team Prediction: Batsman
Suryakumar Yadav carried on his good form and eased his way to 31 before becoming the first IPL victim of Kyle Jamieson, edging a short and wide ball behind the stumps.
Chris Lynn rode on his luck made most of the opportunity and made fluent 49. He slammed three brutal sixes to go with his four fours and set the platform for the other big-hitters in the side.
Rohit Sharma was looking good on the crease when a horrible mix-up with Chris Lynn cut short his innings for 19 from 15.
Shubhan Gill and Nitish Rana opened the innings for KKR against Sunrisers Hyderabad.
Shubman Gill started well but couldn’t capitalise and got out for 15 in 13 balls. Nitish Rana notched his half-century off 37 balls. He managed 80 runs off 56 balls.
Rahul Tripathi looked in good touch against SRH. He scored 53 runs off 29 balls with five fours and two sixes.
KKR skipper Eoin Morgan didn’t bothered scorers much and got out to Nabi for two runs.
KKR vs MI Dream11 Team Predictions: All Rounders
Hardik Pandya disappointed his team as he missed a slower ball from Harshal Patel to be trapped in front of the stumps for 13 off a full toss. However, he will be the very first preference as Dream11 all-rounder.
Kieron Pollard perished to for just 7 runs. He could deliver only 12 points in last match
Krunal Pandya contributed 53 Dream 11 points. He took two wickets in the match but failed as a batsman.
Andre Russell did well with the ball for Knight Riders but his dry run with the bat continued. Overall he could contribute only 33 Dream11 points.
Shakib Al Hasan didn’t have much to do with the bat in hand. He came to bat at number seven and scored three runs. He also picked up the wicket of Wriddhiman Saha in his very first ball and gave away 34 runs.
KKR vs MI Dream11 Team Predictions: Bowlers
Mumbai Indians debutant Marco Jensen was quite economical and took two vital wickets. He dismissed Maxwell and Shahbaz Ahmed and ended with impressive figures of 2 for 28. He mixed his deliveries smartly.
Jasprit Bumrah once again showed his class for the team. Trapped Kohli LBW at a key moment in the game and dismissed Christian to give MI hope. He ended with 2 for 26 and delivered vital 77 Dream11 points.
Trent Boult proved to be quite expensive. In 4 overs he gave 36 runs and dismissed debutant opener of RCB Rajat Patidar with a good knuckle ball.
Rahul Chahar disappointed with the ball and didn’t pick any wicket. He gave away 43 runs in 4 overs.
Pat Cummins was not so impressive in first game. However, he picked the all-important wicket of Jonny Bairstow. Initially he was sharp up front with swinging deliveries and didn’t gave much runs until last over.
Prasidh Krishna took two important wickets in first game. He got rid off SRH skipper David Warner in his very first over which was followed by wicket of Mohammed Nabi. In four overs, he only gave away 35 runs with as many as 11 dot balls.
Varun Chakravarthy didn’t quite have the best day with the ball in hand. In his four overs, the youngster went for 36 runs.
Harbhajan Singh bowled the first over for the Knight Riders and it was the only over he bowled. He went for 8 runs with no wicket.
KKR vs MI Dream11 Team Predictions: Where to Watch
The 5th of IPL 2020 will be played on Tuesday. It will be the 2nd match for both Kolkata and Mumbai. Mumbai lost their first game while Kolkata defeated SRH in their season opener. The IPL 2021 match between MI and KKR will live streamed on Star Sports Network from 7.30 PM.