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Mumbai Indians vs Chennai Super Kings IPL 2018 Preview | Match Time And Venue
To start this season of IPL we have the most anticipated contenders, the Mumbai Indians and Chennai Super Kings. These rivals will meet at Wankhede Stadium – Mumbai on April 7, 2018 at 8PM local time (India).
Also Read – Points Table IPL 2018
MI vs CSK Match Details:
Match Number – 1
Match Venue – Wankhede Stadium, Mumbai
Match Date & Timings – 7 April, 8:00 PM (IST)
Live TV Telecast – Star Sports, Sky Sports, Fox Sports
Live Streaming – Hotstar, Sky Go
- Mumbai Indians are defending champions, while Chennai Super Kings are making a comeback after two years in IPL.
- Mumbai Indians are playing on their home ground, losing only 3 in the last season out of the 8 played.
Chennai Super Kings will be taking the field after a 2 year ban in 2015 which makes the match more interesting with questions as to how good their form will be. On the other hand, the Mumbai Indians are a great team, but takes a bit of time get traction to hit things off.
Mumbai Indians also had a great last season, winning 10 out of the 14 matches played, went up against Rising Pune Supergiants in the final to snatch the title, their third win in IPL seasons. Chennai Super Kings on the other hand had lost 5 of the total 14 they played in 2015, lost to Mumbai Indians in the final.
Mumbai Indians vs Chennai Super Kings IPL 2018 Match Prediction
MI vs CSK Match Prediction – We are betting on the Chennai Super Kings to win this game.
MI vs CSK IPL 2018 Match Squad
Mumbai Indians Squad: Rohit Sharma (Captain), Jasprit Bumrah, Rahul Chahar, Pat Cummins, Ben Cutting, Akila Dananjaya, Aditya Tare (W), Saurabh Tiwary, Suryakumar Yadav, JP Duminy, Ishan Kishan, Siddhesh Lad, Evin Lewis, Sharad Lumba, Mayank Markande, Mitchell McClenaghan, Mohsin Khan, Mustafizur Rahman, MD Nidheesh, Hardik Pandya, Krunal Pandya, Kieron Pollard, Anukul Roy Pradeep Sangwan and Tajinder Singh.
Chennai Super Kings Squad: MS Dhoni (Captain) (W), KM Asif Sam Billings, Chaitanya Bishnoi, Dwayne Bravo, Deepak Chahar, Faf du Plessis, Harbhajan Singh, Imran Tahir, Ravindra Jadeja, Kedar Jadhav, Narayan Jagadeesan,Lungi Ngidi, Suresh Raina, Ambati Rayudu, Mitchell Santner, Kanishk Seth, Karn Sharma, Dhruv Shorey, Shardul Thakur, Murali Vijay, Shane Watson, Mark Wood, Kshitiz Sharma and Monu Kumar.
Mumbai Indians vs Chennai Super Kings IPL 2018 Live Score
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