IPL 2020 Match 51- Mumbai vs. Delhi Predictions, Fantasy picks, and Probable XI
Mumbai Indians take on Delhi Capitals today 31 October, in the 51st match of IPL 2020 which will be played at the Dubai International Cricket Stadium, Dubai.
Mumbai Indians are at the top of the table with 16 points where as Delhi Capitals are third with 14 points. These teams boast two of the best bowling attacks of this season. Let's take a look at the Fantasy picks, predictions, and probable XI for this game.
Fantasy League Picks
Kieron Pollard has a strike rate of 200 which is the highest among any other batsman this season. He has scored 218 runs in 12 matches and has also scalped 3 wickets.
Captain and Vice-Captain
Quinton de Kock has been one of the most consistent, in-form batsman for Mumbai Indians. In 12 matches, he has scored 392 runs at a strike rate of 140. Shreyas Iyer is the second highest run-scorer for Delhi Capitals with 389 runs in 12 matches at a strike rate of 127. This young lad is full of talent and it is under his captaincy that Delhi Capitals are in the top 3.
Shikhar Dhawan is the highest run scoring batsman in the DC camp and the second in the race for the orange cap of this season. He has scored 471 runs in 12 matches at a strike rate of 147.
Delhi Capitals will have a lot of expectations from Marcus Stoinis. He had some poor performances in the last few games where he conceded a lot of runs and did not score enough. He iscurrently struggling and needs to step-up his game.
Kagiso Rabada is the current purple cap holder with 23 wickets in 12 matches at an economy rate of 8.13. Not far behind is Jasprit Bumrah with 20 wickets in 12 matches at an eocnomy rate of 718. Anrich Nortje has also been impressive this season.
Predictions, My XI, and Probable XI
Fantasy Prediction wise, MI seems stronger of the two teams.
My XI- Quinton de Kock (Captain), Shreyas Iyer (Vice-Captain), Shikhar Dhawan, Kieron Pollard, Kagiso Rabada, Suryakumar Yadav, Jasprit Bumrah, Anrich Nortje, Trent Boult, Ishan Kishan, Hardik Pandya.
Probable XI (MI)- Quinton de Kock (wk), Ishan Kishan, Suryakumar Yadav, Saurabh Tiwary, Krunal Pandya, Hardik Pandya, Kieron Pollard (c), James Pattinson, Rahul Chahar, Trent Boult, Jasprit Bumrah.
Probable XI (DC)- Shikhar Dhawan, Prithvi Shaw/Ajinkya Rahane, Shreyas Iyer (c), Rishabh Pant (wk), Marcus Stoinis, Shimron Hetmyer, Axar Patel, Kagiso Rabada, R Ashwin, Harshal Patel/Tushar Deshpande, Anrich Nortje.