Mumbai Indians captain Rohit Sharma with the IPL trophy.© BCCI/IPL
Mumbai Indians tackle Chennai Super Kings in a crunch conflict at Dubai on Sunday to mark the resumption of IPL 2021, which was postponed indefinitely in May because of the devastating second wave of Covid-19 pandemic in India. CSK are positioned second within the factors desk with 10 factors whereas MI are within the fourth spot with 8 factors from their seven matches.
It is a vital match for Rohit Sharma and his staff as they appear to launch one more marketing campaign to finish a hat-trick of titles, and add to their kitty of 5 IPL titles general. MI gained the final season in UAE with a string of dominating performances to interrupt their jinx of not profitable the trophy in consecutive years.
The undeniable fact that Mumbai Indians is probably the most profitable staff within the match is not only established by the truth that they’ve gained probably the most titles, but additionally because of their spectacular head-to-head file towards most groups. Mumbai maintain the file for being the staff with most wins towards a selected opponent within the historical past of the league. MI have overwhelmed KKR 22 instances in 28 matches.
Rohit Sharma’s facet now has the prospect so as to add one other landmark on this record. If they beat CSK on Sunday, then will probably be their twentieth win towards MS Dhoni’s facet. This would result in Mumbai occupying the highest two slots within the record of groups with most wins towards a selected opponent. This may even make MI the one staff in IPL historical past to have gained 20 or extra matches towards two opponents.
CSK have overwhelmed MI 12 instances they usually wish to enhance their file by denying MI a win on Sunday.
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