IPL 2024: MI vs SRH Match Preview, Pitch, Playing 11, Head-to-Head Record

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MI vs SRH: The upcoming T20 cricket match between Mumbai Indians (MI) and Sunrisers Hyderabad (SRH) is set to take place on Monday, 06 May 2024 at Wankhede Stadium, Mumbai. This is the 55th match of the Indian Premier League, 2024.

MI vs SRH: Match Preview

SRH is currently placed fourth in the table with 12 points from 10 matches, whereas MI is at the bottom of the standings with six points from 11 games. MI lost their last game to the Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR) by 24 runs. SRH, on the other hand, managed to sneak in a lucky win against RR.

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For MI, Jasprit Bumrah will be a key player. He has been performing consistently and will be crucial for MI’s bowling attack. For SRH, the opening combination of Travis Head and Abhishek Sharma, and then the mid-over block led by Pat Cummins will be crucial.

MI vs SRH: Head-to-Head Record

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Historically speaking, MI have a slight edge over SRH, leading the stats 12-10 in the IPL. In their latest encounter at Wankhede, Mumbai Indians won handsomely by 8 wickets in IPL 2023, with Aussie all-rounder Cameron Green smashing a century off just 47 balls.

MI vs SRH: Pitch Report

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The Mumbai pitch did not offer its traditional characteristics in the match against KKR. The wicket was tricky to bat on, which meant that MI were bowled out for just 145 runs while chasing 170 at the Wankhede Stadium. The pitch has generally been flat and has aided the team in batting second on the surface.

Probable Playing XIs

Ishan Kishan (wk), Rohit Sharma, Suryakumar Yadav, Tilak Varma, Hardik Pandya ©, Naman Dhir, Tim David, Gerald Coetzee, Piyush Chawla, Jasprit Bumrah, Nuwan Thushara.

Travis Head, Abhishek Sharma, Aiden Markram, Heinrich Klaasen (wk), Nitish Reddy, Abdul Samad, Shahbaz Ahmed, Mayank Markrande, Pat Cummins ©, Bhuvneshwar Kumar, T Natarajan.

The match promises to be an exciting encounter, with both teams aiming to secure crucial points. SRH will be looking to solidify their playoff spot, while MI will be striving to climb from the bottom of the table. The stage is set for a captivating encounter embodying the essence of IPL drama and intensity.

Also Read: ROHIT SHARMA RESPONDS TO LOSING MI’S CAPTAINCY TO HARDIK PANDYA IN IPL 2024

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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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