Excitement continues as the 24th match in IPL 12 is commencing today in Wankhede Stadium, Mumbai. IPL 12 which has already been the source of excitement and thrill since its commencement on March 23rd. Many suspenseful last over matches that were an edge of the seat action have made the fans super happy regardless of the team they are supporting.
Currently, Chennai Super Kings stands at the top of the points table with 10 points with 5 victories among the 6 matches it had played. Kolkata Knight Riders after losing a match against CSK yesterday has come down to the second place and is in possession of 8 points with 4 wins among the 6 matches it had played. Kings XI Punjab is in the third place with 4 victories and Mumbai Indians is at the 5th place with 3 victories.
Today’s match between both the teams will decide if KXIP retains its dominance or that MI will move up in its ranks. Mumbai Indians has won two of its previous matches against Chennai Super Kings and Sunrisers Hyderabad sequentially. Having beaten the two strongest teams, one might expect Mumbai Indians repeat its glorified performance in today’s match against KXIP. Mumbai Indians possesses the best of players like Rohit Sharma, Quinton De Kock, Kieron Pollard, Hardik Pandya, Jasprit Bumrah, Lasith Malinga, Alzarri Joseph, etc.
On the other hand, KXIP won its previous match against Sunrisers Hyderabad but lost the match against CSK. The team is strong with players like Lokesh Rahul, Chris Gayle, David Miller, Ravichandran Ashwin, Andrew Tye, Sam Curran, etc. Though lost the match against CSK, KXIP performances in the previous matches have proven its worth in the current season of IPL. It is highly likely that the team is one of the strongest in IPL alongside CSK, KKR, etc.
KXIP and MI had already played their first match in Mohali on 30th March and KXIP won the match beating MI by 8 wickets. While this becomes Mumbai Indians’ biggest motivator, it can also make the match psychologically easier for KXIP. Where does your support lie?
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