The league stage of IPL 2020 is done and dusted and the all-important playoffs are set to begin. The defending champions Mumbai Indians will lock horns with Delhi Capitals in the first qualifier at Dubai International Cricket Stadium on Thursday.
Both these teams have met twice in the ongoing season and on both occasions, Mumbai Indians were able to get on top of Delhi Capitals.
We have got some useful cricket betting tips for you which can help you in placing the right bets. We will discuss current form, head to head, stats and players to watch out for in the upcoming match.
Last five matches for MI: W L W W L
Mumbai Indians has been the most consistent team in the ongoing season. MI are a force to reckon with and there is hardly any chink in their armour. The reigning champions are known to tick the right boxes and their experience of winning the big matches will be crucial. Furthermore, Rohit Sharma has also returned to the final XI after recovering from injury.
Last five matches for DC: L L L L W
Delhi Capitals would be glad to finally break their losing streak in the last league stage match against RCB. DC haven’t been at their best in the last few matches and they will look to turn the tables. Capitals have a potent bowling unit and they would aim to bring their best against MI.
Head to Head: Total matches – 26, Won by MI – 14, Won by DC – 12.
Players to look out for: Ajinkya Rahane returned back to form for DC and Shikhar Dhawan also played a fine knock in the last match. Iyer, Stoinis, Kagiso Rabada, Ravichandran Ashwin and Anrich Nortje will hold the key for DC.
Quinton de Kock, Ishan Kishan, Kieron Pollard, Jasprit Bumrah and Trent Boult will be the main players for MI.