IPL 2020: After various theories and impediments in the midst of Covid pandemic, the 2020 version of the Indian Premier League (IPL) is good to go to start from Saturday (September 19) in the United Arab Emirates (UAE).
The initial match of the thirteenth period of the money rich group will see three-time victor Chennai Super Kings (CSK) taking on guarding champion and four-time champs Mumbai Indians at Sheik Zayed Cricket Stadium in Abu Dhabi.After various theories and snags in the midst of Covid pandemic, the 2020 release of the Indian Premier League (IPL) is good to go to start from Saturday (September 19) in the United Arab Emirates (UAE).
The initial match of the thirteenth period of the money rich alliance will see three-time victor Chennai Super Kings (CSK) taking on protecting hero and four-time champs Mumbai Indians at Sheik Zayed Cricket Stadium in Abu Dhabi.
Mumbai Indians, then again, are the best group throughout the entire existence of the IPL, having won the title on four events.
Prior, Mumbai Indians lead trainer Mahela Jawyawardena had affirmed that captain Rohit Sharma will open the batting with South Africa’s Quinton De Kock.
In the interim, the match will likewise observe the arrival of previous wicketkeeper-batsman Mahendra Singh Dhoni in real life just because since India’s semi-last conflict against New Zealand in the ICC Cricket World Cup in June 2019.
Wicketkeeper: Mahendra Singh Dhoni (captain)
Batsmen: Rohit Sharma (vice-captain), Quinton De Kock, Shane Watson, Francois Du Plessis
All-rounders: Hardik Pandya, Ravindra Jadeja
Bowlers: Krunal Pandya, Piyush Chawla, Jasprit Bumrah, Deepak Chahar
Probable Playing XIs:
Mumbai Indians XI: Rohit Sharma, Quinton de Kock, SuryaKumar Yadav, Ishan Kishan, Krunal Pandya,Hardik Pandya, Kieron Pollard/Nathan Coulter-Nile, Dhawal Kulkarni, Rahul Chahar, Trent Boult, Jasprit Bumrah
Chennai Super Kings XI: Shane Watson, Francois Du Plessis, Ambati Rayudu, MS Dhoni, Kedar Jadhav, Ravindra Jadeja, Dwayne Bravo, Shardul Thakur, Piyush Chawla, Deepak Chahar, Lungi Ngidi / Imran Tahir
The two squads are as follows:
Chennai Super Kings: Narayan Jagadeesan, Ruturaj Gaikwad, KM Asif , Ravindra Jadeja, M Vijay, MS Dhoni, Josh Hazlewood ,Kedar Jadhav, Harbhajan Singh, Karn Sharma, Piyush Chawla, Ambati Rayudu, Suresh Raina, Imran Tahir , Deepak Chahar, Faf du Plessis, Shardul Thakur, Mitchell Santner, Dwayne Bravo, Lungi Ngidi, Sam Curran, Monu Kumar, Shane Watson, Sai Kishore
Mumbai Indians: Rohit Sharma, Sherfane Rutherford, Suryakumar Yadav, Anmolpreet Singh, Chris Lynn , Saurabh Tiwary, Dhawal Kulkarni, Jasprit Bumrah, Lasith Malinga, Mitchell McClenaghan, Rahul Chahar, Trent Boult, Mohsin Khan, Prince Balwant Rai Singh, Digvijay Deshmukh, Hardik Pandya, Jayant Yadav, Kieron Pollard, Krunal Pandya, Anukul Roy, Nathan Coulter-Nile, Ishan Kishan, Quinton de Kock, Aditya Tare
The clash will begin at 7.30 p.m IST and it will take place in the absence of fans amid COVID-19 pandemic.The match will be telecast on Star Sports Network, while the live streaming of the matches will also be available on Star’s streaming application Hotstar.