Chennai Super Kings and Mumbai Indians are set to lock horns in the opening game of IPL 2021 UAE tomorrow (September 19). The much-awaited encounter will take place at Dubai International Stadium. Mumbai Indians are led by Rohit Sharma while MS Dhoni is the skipper of Chennai Super Kings.
CSK currently hold the 2nd spot in IPL 2021 points table with 10 points. The men-in-yellow have won 5 games and lost 2 out of 7. On the other hand, MI are placed on the 4th spot in the points table with 8 points. Out of 7 matches, the team has won 4 matches and lost 3. Few CSK players were in amazing form in the 1st leg. Ahead of CSK vs MI encounter, here we take a look at 3 CSK players who can win match of the match award in the opening game.
IPL 2021: CSK vs MI- 3 CSK Players Who Can Win The Man Of The Match
3. Ravindra Jadeja
Ravindra Jadeja is the first player on this list. The all-rounder showed a great performance during the first leg. In 7 games, he picked 6 wickets with an economy rate of 6.70. In 6 innings, he scored 131 runs at an average of 131 and strike rate of 161.72.
He also remained not out in 5 innings out of 6 while batting at the lower-order. In the match against Royal Challengers Bangalore in 1st leg, Jadeja smacked blistering knock of unbeaten 62 runs off 28 balls. Later, he also picked 4 wickets, one of which was a run-out.