After thrashing Rajasthan Royals by six wickets in match 42 of the Indian Premier League, Mumbai Indians will be up against Punjab Kings in their next match and would like to avenge their previous match defeat. Kings are also coming off by defeating Chennai Super Kings by five wickets in their previous match and are also high on confidence.
Mumbai Indians have been very inconsistent in their campaign for the Indian Premier League 2023 and are placed in the seventh spot with eight points and four wins and four losses out of eight matches. MI would be aiming to win yet another match against Punjab Kings and also strengthen their place in the points table.
Punjab Kings on the other hand will be high on confidence after the win against Chennai Super Kings and also will be hoping to carry out the same momentum against Mumbai Indins. PBKS although will also have an upper hand in the match after they defeated MI in the previous fixture of the IPL 2023. Arshdeep Singh was the hero of the Kings' bowling and ended the match with a four-wicket haul.
Punjab Kings: Prabhsimran Singh, Shikhar Dhawan (c), Matthew Short, Liam Livingstone, Jitesh Sharma(w), Sam Curran, Shahrukh Khan, Harpreet Brar, Rishi Dhawan, Rahul Chahar, Arshdeep Singh
Mumbai Indians: Rohit Sharma (c), Ishan Kishan(w), Cameron Green, Tilak Varma, Tim David, Nehal Wadhera, Jofra Archer, Piyush Chawla, Kumar Kartikeya, Akash Madhwal, Arshad Khan
Mumbai Indians win the toss, elect to bowl first.
Punjab Kings: M Rathee, S Singh, A Taide, Sikandar Raza, N Ellis
Mumbai Indians: T Stubbs, V Vinod, Suryakumar Yadav, Dewald Brevis, R Singh
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Punjab Kings and Mumbai Indians both are coming off winning their previous matches against Rajasthan Royals and Chennai Super Kings respectively and also will look forward to continuing the momentum. Looking at the head-to-head record and current form, MI are favorites to win the match.
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Wicketkeeper: Ishan Kishan(wk)
Batters: Rohit Sharma(c), Shikhar Dhawan, Sikander Raza, Suryakumar Yadav, Tim David
All-rounders: Cameron Green
Bowlers: Piyush Chawla, Jason Behrendorff, Rahul Chahar, Arshdeep Singh
The pitch at the IS Bindra Stadium in Mohali has been great for batting in the Indian Premier League 2023 as till now the team batting first has scored more than 190 twice. The pitch is expected to remain the same in the MI vs PBKS IPL 2023 and the clash can turn out to be yet another high-scoring affair.
If we talk about the head-to-head record of both the teams. Mumbai Indians and Punjab Kings have been able to win 15 matches a piece out of 30 games and have leveled record. However, PBKS will have a slight edge in the match as they were able to win the last match played between both teams in IPL 2023.
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