IPL 2024: MI vs KKR Match Preview, Pitch, Head-to-Head record

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MI vs KKR: The Indian Premier League (IPL) 2024 is set to witness a high-voltage encounter between Mumbai Indians (MI) and Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR) at the iconic Wankhede Stadium in Mumbai. This match, scheduled for May 3, 2024, will be the first face-off between the two teams this season.

MI vs KKR: Match Preview

KKR, led by Shreyas Iyer, has been performing exceptionally well, securing six wins out of their nine matches. They are currently placed second in the league standings. Their last victory was a seven-wicket triumph over Delhi Capitals (DC).

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On the other hand, MI, captained by Hardik Pandya, has been struggling this season. They have managed to win only three out of their ten matches and are placed ninth in the points table. Their last match against Lucknow Super Giants (LSG) ended in a four-wicket defeat.

MI vs KKR: Pitch Report

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The Wankhede Stadium is known for its batting-friendly pitch and short boundaries. The pitch is expected to favour the batsmen, and a high-scoring game can be anticipated. Teams winning the toss might opt to bowl first, considering the history of successful chases at this venue.

MI vs KKR: Head-to-Head Record

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In the history of IPL, MI and KKR have faced each other 32 times. MI has been dominant, winning 23 of these encounters, while KKR has managed to secure victory in 9 matches. Remarkably, at the Wankhede Stadium, MI has an impressive record, winning 9 out of 10 matches against KKR.

This match promises to be an exciting contest between a team looking to solidify its position at the top and a team aiming to revive its campaign. While KKR would want to maintain their winning momentum, MI would be desperate to turn things around in their favour. It will be interesting to see which team comes out on top in this clash.

Also Read: DEEPAK CHAHAR TO MISS REST OF THE IPL 2024, STEPHEN FLEMING UPDATES ABOUT PACER’S INJURY

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Teja Devathoti
Teja Devathoti
Sports Content Writer at Swen Entertainment. Teja Devathoti has done his Bachelors in Commerce. He previously worked at Amazon as an associate in Operations. He has been a passionate follower of Cricket and other Sports since his childhood and this was the major reason to shift his career path to content creation because of its story-telling ability. He has a great desire to travel to all corners of the world covering various sports. Other than watching sports, Teja has a keen interest in Travelling, Music and Singing. His favourite cricket memory is India winning the 50 over World Cup and the great man Sachin Tendulkar achieving his biggest dream in his home ground.

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