The Epic by Sruthi Ravindranath
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Kieron Pollardshowed up for Mumbai Indians on the toss, filling in for the rested Rohit Sharma, and he elected to bowl towards Kings XI Punjab on the Wankhede stadium. Visiting captain R Ashwin said he would have completed the identical, conserving the dew element in tips, had he gained the toss.
Rohit, who had suffered a muscle spasm in his exact leg the day previous for the length of coaching, was rested as a precautionary measure. Mumbai have handed a debut to native boy Siddhesh Lad, who has been with the crew since 2015.
For Kings XI, Karun Nair modified Mayank Agarwal, who’s yet to salvage effectively from his finger wound, in step with Ashwin. Snappy bowler Hardus Viljoen, who accomplished the first three video games for Kings XI, is help in discipline of Mujeeb Ur Rahman.
Having misplaced their previous match towards Kings XI earlier this season, Mumbai, while moreover taking a notice to toughen their patchy dwelling file, will almost definitely be hoping to turn it around on the Wankhede.
Every groups are coming into the recreation having defeated Sunrisers Hyderabad of their respective previous encounters.
Mumbai Indians:1 Quinton de Kock (wk), 2 Suryakumar Yadav, 3 Siddhesh Lad, 4 Krunal Pandya, 5 Ishan Kishan, 6 Hardik Pandya, 7 Kieron Pollard (capt), 8 Rahul Chahar, 9 Alzarri Joseph, 10 Jason Behrendorff, 11 Jasprit Bumrah
Kings XI Punjab:1 Chris Gayle, 2 KL Rahul (wk), 3 Karun Nair, 4 Mandeep Singh, 5 Sarfaraz Khan, 6 David Miller, 7 Sam Curran, 8 R Ashwin (capt), 9 Hardus Viljoen, 10 Ankit Rajpoot, 11 Mohammed Shami