MI vs CSK Dream11 Prediction | Player Stats | Indian Premier League 2020

Mumbai Indians will take on Chennai Super Kings in the 1st Match of Dream11 IPL 2020 at Sheikh Zayed Stadium, Abu Dhabi. We will provide MI vs CSK Dream11 Prediction, Probable Playing XI, and Fantasy Cricket Tips.

Mumbai Indians:

The defending champions Mumbai Indians are the most successful team with 4 trophies to their name. This season also their squad is looking in the right balance, and they have a lot of match winners. They have a fair amount of International at the same time Indian players and young talent who can win matches for the team, and Mumbai Indian would be hoping to win the trophy once again this year.

  • Skipper Rohit Sharma will open the inning along with either Quinton de Kock or Chris Lynn.
  • Surya Kumar Yadav, Ishan Kishan, and allrounder Kieron Pollard will form the team’s middle order.
  • All-rounders Hardik Pandya and Krunal Pandya will be crucial in the lower middle order.
  • The team’s pace attack will be handled by Jasprit Bumrah, Trent Boult, and Nathan Coulter-Nile/Mitchell McClenaghan.
  • Rahul Chahar and Krunal Pandya will be the spin duo of the team.

Chennai Super Kings:

Runners-up in the previous edition, Chennai would look to go a step further this time around and win the trophy. They are the most consistent team in the history of IPL, as they have gone to the playoffs in every season that they have played. Some mishaps have happened recently within the squad as Raina would not be playing this season, but they have many other players who could win the matches for CSK.

  • Shane Watson and Faf du Plessis will probably open the inning for CSK.
  • The middle-order will comprise of Ambati Rayudu, skipper MS Dhoni, and Kedar Jadhav.
  • All-rounders Ravindra Jadeja and Dwayne Bravo are likely to be the lower middle order of the team.
  • Shardul Thakur and Deepak Chahar will take care of the pace bowling department.
  • Imran Tahir will lead the spin attack along with Piyush Chawla and Ravindra Jadeja.

Match Details

MI vs CSK, 1st match of Dream11 IPL 2020.

Venue: Sheikh Zayed Stadium, Abu Dhabi, UAE.

Date: 19th September 2020

Time: 7:30 PM (IST)

Venue Stats

Average 1st Innings Score: 137

Average 2nd Innings Score: 128

Total Matches Played: 44

Batting First Won: 19

Batting Second Won: 25

Pitch Conditions

The pitch here is a balanced one between bat and ball. But the spinners and medium pace bowlers will play a crucial role in picking up the wickets.

The team winning the toss here would want to bat first as the ball comes on to the bat nicely. Anything above 150 would be considered to be a good and fighting total.

Weather Conditions

The Weather will be hot, around 35 degrees, and there is no chance of rain.


Mumbai Indians:

Rohit Sharma, Hardik Pandya, Jasprit Bumrah, Krunal Pandya, Ishan Kishan, Surya Kumar Yadav, Rahul Chahar, Anmolpreet Singh, Jayant Yadav, Aditya Tare, Anukul Roy, Quinton de Kock, Kieron Pollard, Lasith Malinga, Mitchell McClenaghan, Sherfane Rutherford, Trent Boult, Dhawal Kulkarni, Chris Lynn, Nathan Coulter-Nile, Saurabh Tiwary, Mohsin Khan, Digvijay Deshmukh, Prince Balwant Rai Singh.

Chennai Super Kings:

MS Dhoni, Suresh Raina, Faf du Plessis, Murali Vijay, Ravindra Jadeja, Mitchell Santner, Lungi Ngidi, Kedar Jadhav, Ambati Rayudu, Narayan Jagadeeshan, Harbhajan Singh, KM Asif, Shardul Thakur, Shane Watson, Imran Tahir, Ruturaj Gaikwad, Deepak Chahar, Monu Kumar, Karn Sharma, Dwayne Bravo, Sam Curran, Piyush Chawla, Ravisrinivasan Sai Kishore, Josh Hazlewood.

MI vs CSK Dream11 Team News

Mumbai Indians:

  • Either Quinton de Kock or Chris Lynn would open the innings.
  • Mitchell McClenaghan likely would get a chance over Nathan Coulter-Nile in the playing XI.
  • Lasith Malinga will not be playing in this season.

Chennai Super Kings:

  • Suresh Raina and Harbhajan Singh have announced that they would not play this season due to personal reasons.
  • If Bravo is not fit for the 1st match, then either Sam Curran or Mitchell Santner would get a chance to play XI.

Probable Playing XI

Mumbai Indians:

Rohit Sharma (C), Quinton de Kock (wk)/Chris Lynn, Surya Kumar Yadav, Ishan Kishan, Kieron Pollard, Hardik Pandya, Krunal Pandya, Mitchell McClenaghan/Nathan Coulter-Nile, Rahul Chahar, Jasprit Bumrah, Trent Boult.

Chennai Super Kings:

Shane Watson, Faf du Plessis, Ambati Rayudu, MS Dhoni (C&WK), Kedar Jadhav, Ravindra Jadeja, Dwayne Bravo, Piyush Chawla, Deepak Chahar, Shardul Thakur, Imran Tahir.

Top Picks for MI vs CSK Dream11 Team

Mumbai Indians:

Rohit Sharma:

(188 M, 4898 R, 31.60 A + 55.2 O, 15 W)

Skipper Rohit Sharma is a destructive batsman and generally opens the inning for MI. He also has a hundred in IPL.

Quinton de Kock:

(50 M, 1456 R, 30.33 A)

He is the wicket-keeper batsman for the team and generally opens along with Rohit. Quinton is a good striker of the ball and also has scored a hundred in IPL.

Hardik Pandya:

(66 M, 1068 R, 28.86 A + 144.5 O, 42 W)

He is one of the top allrounders in India. Hardik Pandya can bit big sixes and is also able to pick up wickets consistently.

Surya Kumar Yadav:

(85 M, 1548 R, 28.14 A)

He generally bats at NO.3 in the team. Surya plays according to the situation of the match and is also capable of playing big shots.

Kieron Pollard:

(148 M, 2755 R, 28.69 A + 199.5 O, 56 W)

He is a match-winning allrounder and has performed for the team with both bat and ball. Pollard has looked in good form in the recently concluded CPL.

Krunal Pandya:

(55 M, 891 R, 26.20 A + 157.2, 40 W)

He is a bowling allrounder and has troubled many batsmen with his left-arm orthodox style. Krunal is also quite handy with the bat and has played few match-winning knocks for the team.

Jasprit Bumrah:

(77 M, 288.4 O, 82 W)

He is one of the best bowlers across the world. Bumrah is consistent in picking up the wickets and controls the flow of runs with his pace and Yorkers.

Trent Boult:

(33 M, 127.3 O, 38 W)

Boult is very dangerous and one of the top bowlers across the world. He is a left-arm bowler who can swing the ball early in the inning and controls the flow of runs in death overs.

Mitchell McClenaghan:

(56 M, 212.2 O, 71 W)

He has been performing well for MI for the past few seasons. McClenaghan has been consistent in picking up wickets and also troubles the batsmen with his bouncers.

Chennai Super Kings:

Shane Watson:

(134 M, 3575 R, 31.08 A + 338 O, 92 W)

Shane Watson is a dangerous player for any opponent as he can turn the game towards his side on the back of his brilliant batting skills. He generally opens the inning for CSK and has 4 IPL hundreds.

Faf du Plessis:

(71 M, 1853 R, 31.40 A)

He is a right-handed batsman and an excellent striker of the ball. Faf opens the inning along-side Shane Watson and has won quite a few matches for the team.

Ambati Rayudu:

(147 M, 3300 R, 28.69 A)

He is a decent striker of the ball and plays according to the situation of the match. Rayudu has a hundred in the IPL.

MS Dhoni:

(190 M, 4432 R, 42.20 A)

Dhoni is one of the best captains and finishers in the world. If he gets in the mood, then he can cause havoc in the death overs.

Ravindra Jadeja:

(170 M, 1927 R, 24.08 A + 415.5 O, 108 W)

He is one of the top allrounders in India. Jadeja can hit some big sixes down the order and pick up a few wickets with his spin bowling.

Dwayne Bravo:

(134 M, 1483 R, 23.17 A + 431 O, 147 W)

Bravo is one of the key players for CSK. He bowls with variations, which cause difficulty for the batsmen to play and can also hit some big shots down the order.

Deepak Chahar:

(34 M, 71 R, 11.83 A + 113 O, 33 W)

He is a right-arm fast bowler and is good at controlling the flow of runs. Deepak Chahar can also be handy with the bat when required.

He is very good to pick in MI vs CSK Dream11 Team.

Imran Tahir:

(55 M, 204.2 O, 79 W)

Imran Tahir is a talented bowler turning out to be difficult to pick for a batsman when batting. He has been consistently picking up wickets for the team.

Piyush Chawla:

(157 M, 584 R, 11.91 A + 520.4 O, 150 W)

He is one of the experienced players in IPL and is a consistent wicket-taker. Chawla will be playing for CSK for the 1st time this season.

MI vs CSK Dream11 Team Prediction:

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Mumbai Indians vs Chennai Super Kings Dream11 Team 1st match IPL 2020
Mumbai Indians vs Chennai Super Kings Dream11 Team 1st match IPL 2020

Captain/Vice-Captain Choices:

  • Rohit Sharma
  • Quinton de Kock
  • Hardik Pandya
  • Jasprit Bumrah

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Disclaimer: This team is based on the understanding, analysis, and instinct of the author. While selecting your team, consider the points mentioned and make your own decision.

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