On 19 September, IPL 2021, the season starts in Dubai with a blockbuster match between Chennai Super Kings and Mumbai Indians from MS Dhoni and Rohit Sharma. Is it possible for CSK to finish MI and put the whole season on?
KEY POINTSOn September 19, the IPL 2021 season starts with a high-intensity confrontation.
In Dubai, the Mumbai Indians are going to try to overcome the Chennai Super Kings.
In the United Arab Emirates, there will be 31 more matches in IPL 2021.
When the Indian Premier League returns to Dubai on Sunday, the defending champions are the Mumbai Indians against the MS Dhoni-led Chennai Super Kings (IPL).
The Chennai Super Kings have been one of the most consistent league teams, with three titles since 2008. Nonetheless, CSK will be without two major international talents in Faf du Plessis and Sam Curran.
On the opposite side, Mumbai Indians are the most successful defending champions in IPL history. MI is a 20-man strong team, including Rohit Sharma, Ki Pollard, Hardik Pandya, and Jasprit Bumrah.
It will be no different when the two sets meet on Sunday. It will be the biggest rivalry in IPL history. Rohit Sharma’s squad is now fourth in the IPL 2021 point table, aimed at winning Chennai’s second in the UAE beat.
Initially, the second wave in India was postponed indefinitely after only 29 games in May 2021 because of COVID-19′s second wave in India.
The two clubs have played some of the biggest games in the IPL in the last 14 months. The Indians vs. Cheennai Super Kings is the strongest rivalry in the history of the Indiana Premier League.
Although CSK and MS Dhoni are a coherent team, Mumbai has the honorary body in the overall battle.. In 32 IPL matches, the teams had 19 victories each, with a MI and a CSK winner number of 13.
CSK vs MI: Last IPL meeting
Despite stiff competition from CSK, MI has won five of the last six meetings.In the last match, Kieron Pollard scored an uneventful 87 to assist Mumbai Indians build up their greatest IPL chase and terminate the 5-game race of Chennai’s Super Kings this season. The excellent performance of Pollard allowed the Bombay Indians to achieve a high scoring target of 219 courses.
Another intense competition for both teams is planned for the first day of the UAE IPL 2021 leg.
CSK vs MI: Full squad for IPL 2021
Chennai Super Kings (CSK) Squad: MS Dhoni (C), Suresh Raina, Faf du Plessis, Cheteshwar Pujara, Ambati Rayudu, Imran Tahir, Josh Hazlewood, Ruturaj Gaikwad, Lungi Ngidi, Dwayne Bravo, Karn Sharma, Ravindra Jadeja, Moeen Ali, Deepak Chahar, Shardul Thakur, K Gowtam, Sam Curran, Robin Uthappa, Mitchell Santner, Jagadeesan N, KM Asif, R Sai Kishore, C Hari Nishaanth, M Harisankar Reddy, K Bhagath Verma
Mumbai Indians (MI) Squad: Rohit Sharma (C), Quinton de Kock, Suryakumar Yadav, Ishan Kishan, Hardik Pandya, Krunal Pandya, Jasprit Bumrah, Trent Boult, Rahul Chahar, Aditya Tare, Anukul Roy, Anmolpreet Singh, Chris Lynn, Dhawal Kulkarni, Jayant Yadav, Kieron Pollard, Mohsin Khan, Saurabh Tiwary, Adam Milne, Nathan Coulter-Nile, Piyush Chawla, Jimmy Neesham, Yudhvir Charak, Marco Jansen, Arjun Tendulkar