IPL 2020 Match 32- Mumbai vs. Kolkata Predictions, Fantasy picks, and Probable XI
Mumbai Indians take on Kolkata Knight Riders tonight, October 16, 2020 in the 32nd Match of IPL 2020. The match will take place at the Sheikh Zayed Stadium, Abu Dhabi.
Mumbai have had a stellar showing as they are second in the points table. KKR are just 2 points behind them at the fourth position. Let's take a look at the Fantasy picks, predictions, and probable XI for this game.
Fantasy League picks
Keiron Pollard has the ability to knock the ball out of the park. Down the line-up, he provides MI with the boost they need towards the end of the innings.
Captain and Vice-Captain
Suryakumar Yadav is a great choice for MI at the no.3 position. He can take the innings forward if MI's openers fail to deliver. He has amassed 233 runs in 7 matches at a strike rate of 155. Shubman Gill provides KKR with the start the need. He maintains a good strike throughout his innings and has the potential to score big knocks for Kolkata Knight Riders. He has scored 254 runs in 7 matches this season at a strike rate of 119.
Eoin Morgan is a crucial batsman for Kolkata Knight Riders in the middle order. He has not performed exceptionally well so far and KKR will be expecting a lot more from him.
Nitish Rana seems to be having a rough season as he has managed to score only 150 runs in 7 matches at a strike rate of 135. KKR needs him to step-up and score some big ones.
Trent Boult, Jasprit Bumrah are two of the sharpest bowlers for MI. Varun Chakravarthy on the other hand has been performing well for KKR.
Predictions, My XI, and Probable XI
As far as Fantasy Prediction goes, Mumbai Indians seem to have the upper hand this game.
My XI – Suryakumar Yadav (Captain), Shubman Gill (Vice-Captain), Kieron Pollard, Eoin Morgan, Quinton de Kock, Trent Boult, Jasprit Bumrah, Varun Chakravarthy, Andre Russell, Rohit Sharma, Rahul Tripathi.
Probable XI (KKR)- Shubhman Gill, Rahul Tripathi, Nitish Rana, Eoin Morgan, Dinesh Karthik (C, wk), Andre Russell, Pat Cummins, Kamlesh Nagarkoti, Varun Chakravorthy, Lockie Ferguson, Prasidh Krishna/Kuldeep Yadav.
Probable XI (MI)- Quinton de Kock (wk), Rohit Sharma (C), Suryakumar Yadav, Ishan Kishan, Kieron Pollard, Hardik Pandya, Krunal Pandya, James Pattinson, Rahul Chahar, Trent Boult, Jasprit Bumrah.