With the exception of captain Rohit Sharma, everyone in the Mumbai team is in better form. Opener Decock .. After that Ishan Kishan, Suryakumar Yadav, Kieran Pollard, Hardik Pandya were the ones who showed the winning performance in the latest season. Jaspreet Bumra and Trent Boult are also in good touch in bowling. Spinner Rahul Chahar is also taking wickets in the middle overs. Overall .. Mumbai team looks in good balance compared to Delhi.
Experimental opener Marcus Steinis and Shikhar Dhawan are in super form in the Delhi team while the midfielder’s weakness continues. Shreyas Iyer and Rishabh Pant lost touch recently. Simran Hitmeyer returned to form after effectively facing the Hyderabad bowlers in the last match. Akshar Patel will be the finisher in the slog overs. While Kagiso Rabada and Anrich Northez are doing well in bowling, Ashwin and Akshar Patel are running in the middle overs but wickets are falling. Stainis, who has recently made a name for himself not only in batting but also in bowling, is hoping for a resurgence in Delhi.
Delhi Capitals (Playing XI): Marcus Stoinis, Shikhar Dhawan, Ajinkya Rahane, Shreyas Iyer (c), Shimron Hetmyer, Rishabh Pant (w), Axar Patel, Ravichandran Ashwin, Kagiso Rabada, Praveen Dubey, Anrich Nortje
Mumbai Indians (Playing XI): Quinton de Kock (w), Rohit Sharma (c), Suryakumar Yadav, Ishan Kishan, Hardik Pandya, Kieron Pollard, Krunal Pandya, Jayant Yadav, Nathan Coulter-Nile, Trent Boult, Jasprit Bumrah