IPL 2021: CSK vs MI- Mumbai Indians (MI) Predicted Playing XI Against Chennai Super Kings (CSK). Mumbai Indians will begin their UAE campaign against Chennai Super Kings on Sunday. They blew hot and cold in the India leg of IPL 2021.
Rohit Sharma and Co. played their first five matches at Chepauk and could only win 2 out of them. The likes of Hardik Pandya, Pollard and Ishan Kishan failed to hit the straps. The fast bowlers too made forgettable returns.
However, they finished the first leg of the season after picking two wins in their last games played at Arun Jaitley Stadium. Thanks to those two wins, Mumbai Indians reached the fourth position on the points table with 4 wins in 7 matches.
Mumbai Indians are the most successful team in the history of the IPL. And you would expect them to bounce back strongly in the second leg of the tournament. They won the last edition in UAE and would be aware of the conditions on offer.
In this article, we look at Mumbai Indians’ predicted playing XI for the encounter against CSK on Sunday.
IPL 2021: CSK vs MI- Mumbai Indians (MI) Predicted Playing XI Against Chennai Super Kings (CSK)
Amongst all the MI batsmen, Rohit Sharma looked the most assured in the first leg of the tournament. In 7 matches, he scored 250 runs at an average of 35.71 and a strike rate of close to 130. For Mumbai Indians to get themselves back at the top, Rohit Sharma needs to keep scoring runs consistently in the remainder of the tournament.