Mumbai Indians will play against Sunrisers Hyderabad in the 65th match of the Indian Premier League (IPL) 2022 on Tuesday, May 17.
Mumbai Indians defeated Chennai Super Kings in their most recent match by five wickets. CSK were bowled out for 97 after Daniel Sams took three wickets, and Riley Meredith and Kumar Kartikeya took two. After that, Mumbai Indians chased it down in 14.5 overs.
Sunrisers Hyderabad had lost their previous match against Kolkata. KKR reached 177/6, and Umran Malik took three wickets. Sunrisers Hyderabad was unable to chase it down, falling short of chasing it, and were restricted to 123/8, losing by 54 runs.
The Wankhede’s pitch is batting friendly, it will help batters. It will be challenging for fast bowlers and spinners will have some help. In this venue, the team that wins the toss should bowl first and chase.
Probable Playing XIs
No changes are expected in either team.
Rohit Sharma (c), Ishan Kishan (wk), Tilak Varma, Tristan Stubbs(✈️), Ramandeep Singh, Tim David(✈️), Daniel Sams(✈️), Kumar Kartikeya, Hrithik Shokeen, Jasprit Bumrah, Riley Meredith(✈️)
Kane Williamson (c)(✈️), Abhishek Sharma, Rahul Tripathi, Aiden Markram(✈️), Nicholas Pooran (wk)(✈️), Shashank Singh, Washington Sundar, Marco Jansen(✈️), Bhuvneshwar Kumar, T Natarajan, Umran Malik
Abhishek Sharma has performed impressively well in the last few games. During the ongoing tournament, he has scored 374 runs in a total of 12 games.
Aiden Markram has delivered some crucial match-winning performances in this tournament. He has scored 358 runs from 10 innings in the IPL 2022.
Tilak Varma has scored 368 runs in 12 matches and is the 2nd highest run getter among uncapped players.
Rohit Sharma, the captain of the Mumbai Indians, will have to take responsibility for the team’s batting difficulties and play a big innings. At home against the Gujarat Titans, Rohit Sharma struck a blistering 43-run knock off only 29 balls.
Right-arm pacer Jasprit Bumrah returned to form for the Mumbai Indians in a glorious way. Bumrah’s bowling figures of 5 for 10 in the match against Kolkata Knight Riders were incredible.
Wicket-Keepers: Nicholas Pooran
Batters:Rahul Tripathi, Abhishek Sharma, Tilak Varma, Rohit Sharma, Tim David
All-Rounders: Aiden Markram, Daniel Sams
Bowlers: Marco Jansen, T Natarajan, Jasprit Bumrah
Captain & Vice Captain Choices
Abhishek Sharma, Tilak Varma, Rohit Sharma, Nicholas Pooran.