CSK vs MI encounter is all set to kick start the UAE leg of IPL 2021. Chennai Super Kings and Mumbai Indians will lock horns in the IPL 2021 opening encounter on September 19. The much-awaited clash will take place at Dubai International Stadium. While Mumbai Indians hold 4th spot in IPL 2021 points table, Chennai Super Kings hold 2nd spot.
If we take a look at CSK vs MI head-to-head encounters in the Indian Premier League, Mumbai Indians have an upper hand. Both the teams have locked horns in 31 games. While MI have bagged victories in 19 matches, CSK have won 12 games. The CSK vs MI encounters are often nail-biting events and the UAE leg’s upcoming clash is also expected to be a thrilling one. In this article, we talk about 3 historic CSK vs MI matches in that MI has ended up on the losing side
IPL 2021: CSK vs MI- 3 Historic Matches That MI Has Ended Up On The Losing Side
CSK vs MI, IPL 2010 Final
In IPL 2010 final, Mumbai Indians reached the final for the first time, facing opponent Chennai Super Kings. CSK batted first and piled up 168-5 on the scoreboard. Suresh Raina scored unbeaten 57 runs off 35 balls to take the team’s total to a decent score, smacking 3 fours and 3 sixes.
Later, Mumbai Indians could only reach 146-9 in 20 overs. Sachin Tendulkar played an amazing knock of 48 runs. Kieron Pollard tried his level-best, in the end, to chase the target, smacking 27 runs off just 10 balls. However, MI ultimately remained short of 22 runs and Chennai Super Kings clinched their first IPL trophy.