The MI vs RR 20th match of Indian Premier League (IPL) 2020 will be played between Mumbai Indians vs Rajasthan Royals at the Sheikh Zayed Stadium in Abu Dhabi.
This match starts at 19:30 IST (18:00 local time) (14:00 GMT). The game will be broadcast on the Star Sports Network (available in English, Hindi, Telugu, Tamil, Kannada and Bengali). Live streaming will also be available on Disney + Hotstar.
Defending champions, Mumbai Indian, have taken control of the season with three wins in five matches. Unlike some other seasons, this season has not started slowly.
Additionally, his NRR at this stage of the tournament is +1,214. In the three games won, MI bridged a huge gap. In the upcoming match, they will face “Men in Pink” – Rajasthan Royals (RR).
The Rajasthan Royals were dominant in the first two matches in Sharjah. However, in Dubai and Abu Dhabi, the team suffered heavy defeats in the last two matches.
It is important that they understand this condition earlier rather than later. Otherwise, they would find themselves in a difficult place immediately after the first half of the tournament.
Mumbai Indians vs Rajasthan Royals MI vs RR 20th T20
Match: Mumbai Indians vs Rajasthan Royals 20th T20, IPL 2020
Date: Tuesday, 6th October 2020
Time: 18:00 Local | 14:00 GMT | 19:00 PKT | 19:30 IST
Venue: Sheikh Zayed Stadium, Abu Dhabi
MI vs RR Weather Report for Match 20:
The humidity levels during the game will be in the late 60s. Like on most of the other days, the temperatures will hover around 33 degrees Celsius while there will be strong winds blowing around.
Given that the top-order batsmen take about 10 or 15 balls initially, the sailing should get smooth. The spinners have enjoyed bowling at this venue.
MI vs RR Head to Head:
- Overall Matches: 23
- MI Won: 11
- RR Won: 11
- Abandoned: 1
Mumbai Indians vs Rajasthan Royals Probable Playing XI
Mumbai Indians Probable XI: Rohit Sharma (C), Quinton de Kock (WK), Suryakumar Yadav, Ishan Kishan, Hardik Pandya, Kieron Pollard, Krunal Pandya, Rahul Chahar, James Pattinson, Trent Boult, Jasprit Bumrah.
Rajasthan Royals Probable XI: Steve Smith (C), Jos Buttler (WK), Yashasvi Jaiswal/Robin Uthappa, Sanju Samson, Riyan Parag, Mahipal Lomror, Rahul Tewatia, Tom Curran, Shreyas Gopal, Jofra Archer, Jaydev Unadkat/Kartik Tyagi.
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Mumbai Indians IPL Key Players
Kieron Pollard: has scored 145 since he was last out in the tournament, with his late batting Camus for Mumbai in IPL 2020.
Quentin DE Kock: the top scoring for Mumbai in both matches against Rajasthan last season, and the previous score against sunrises was 39 balls’ 67 runs.
Jasprit Bumrah: not as economical as usual this season, but he has seven wickets in five games and has worked 2-18 in a win against Kings xi.
Rajasthan Royals Key Players
Jos butler worked against Mumbai Indians last season and is again because of a big-hitting opener, after two short flurries.
Jofra Archer: catching the eye with his late order, mar, but he keeps delivering with the ball. He has taken 2-18 and 1-18 in his last two outs.
Steve Smith: the tournament started from the last half-centuries and – now after a two-digit score is because of another big inning.
Mumbai Indians vs Rajasthan Royals Top Picks for Today’s Dream11 Match:
Rohit Sharma is the leading run-scorer thus far for the Mumbai Indians with 176 runs in 5 games at an average of 35.
Kieron Pollard has been dismissed only once till now in the tournament and has mustered 163 runs in 5 matches at a strike rate of 209.
Sanju Samson missed out in the last two matches. Yet, he is the leading run-scorer for RR with 171 runs and has got a strike rate of 199.
Steve Smith could only score 3 and 5 runs respectively in the last two games. But he has generally been in good form and has mustered 127 runs so far in the tournament.
Trent Boult has picked up 8 wickets in 5 matches and has an economy rate just over 8.
Jofra Archer accounted for 4 wickets from 4 games but has also scored 62 runs and smashed 8 sixes.
Let’s Have a Look at Mumbai Indians vs Rajasthan Royals 20th T20 Team Squads:
Rajasthan Royals (From): Sanju Samson (wk), Steven Smith (c), Robin Uthappa, Yashasvi Jaiswal, David Miller, Riyan Parag, Shreyas Gopal, Tom Curran, Jofra Archer, Jaydev Unadkat, Varun Aaron, Aniruddha Joshi, Manan Vohra, Ankit Rajpoot, Andrew Tye, Rahul Tewatia, Shashank Singh, Mahipal Lomror, Oshane Thomas, Mayank Markande, Anuj Rawat, Kartik Tyagi, Akash Singh.
Mumbai Indians (From): Rohit Sharma (c), Quinton de Kock (wk), Digvijay Deshmukh, Aditya Tare (wk), Saurabh Tiwary, Jasprit Bumrah, Krunal Pandya, Kieron Pollard, Rahul Chahar, Chris Lynn, Hardik Pandya, Sherfane Rutherford, Anmolpreet Singh, Mohsin Khan, Mitchell McClenaghan, Prince Balwant Rai, Anukul Roy, Ishan Kishan, Dhawal Kulkarni, Trent Boult, Jayant Yadav, Suryakumar Yadav, Nathan Coulter-Nile, James Pattinson.