The home team Mumbai Indians (MI) will face Kings XI Punjab (KXIP) on Wednesday (10th April) night at Wankhede Stadium (Mumbai). It will be the sixth match for MI and seventh match for KXIP in IPL 2019.
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Meanwhile, MI will play their third home match in this season, and KXIP will play their fourth away match in this season. KXIP has already won four matches in this season while the Mumbai franchise has won three matches in this season.
IPL 2019 form (oldest to latest): Lost, Won, Lost, Won and Won
IPL 2019 form (oldest to latest): Lost, Won, Won, Lost and Won
Overall (23 matches): MI won 12 matches; KXIP won 11 matches
In IPL (23 matches): MI won 12 matches; KXIP won 11 matches
At Wankhede Stadium, Mumbai (8 matches): MI won 4 matches; KXIP won 4 matches
In last 5 matches: MI won 3 matches; KXIP won 2 matches
- Earlier, in the ongoing IPL season, MI and KXIP met once at Punjab Cricket Association IS Bindra Stadium (Mohali) on 30th March 2019. The home team KXIP won that match by eight wickets (with eight balls remaining).
i) The right-handed batsman has scored 7,913 runs in 304 T20 matches. He is 87 runs away to complete his 8,000 T20 runs. After Suresh Raina and Virat Kohli, Rohit Sharma will be the third Indian batsman to score 8,000 or more T20 runs.
i) The Indian pacer has picked up 71 wickets for MI. At present, he is the joint third most wicket-taker for this franchise as Mitchell McClenaghan has also taken 71 wickets for this team. Only Lasith Malinga (182 wickets) and Harbhajan Singh (147 wickets) are ahead of them in this list.
i) The Indian cricketer has already hit 47 IPL sixes for MI, and he is three sixes away to complete his 50 IPL sixes for this side. Till the date, Kieron Pollard (161 sixes), Rohit Sharma (135 sixes) and Ambati Rayudu (79 sixes) have hit 50+ IPL sixes for this franchise.
i) The Australian pacer has picked up 26 wickets for KXIP. With three more wickets, he will become the most wicket-taker for this side as an Australian bowler. Mitchell Johnson, the former Australian left-arm pacer, is on top of this list with 28 T20 wickets for KXIP.
i) The Caribbean batsman has scored 577 IPL runs against MI. Among the non-Indian batsmen, only AB de Villiers (581 runs) has scored more IPL runs against MI than Chris Gayle.