Kane Williamson and Rohit Sharma, IPL 2021
Kane Williamson and Rohit Sharma (Image: Twitter)

Last Update on: October 8th, 2021 at 09:27 am

SRH vs MI: Weather Forecast And Pitch Report of Sheikh Zayed Cricket Stadium- IPL 2021 Match 55. Sunrisers Hyderabad and Mumbai Indians are set to battle against each other in their upcoming clash of IPL 2021. SRH vs MI match will take place at Sheikh Zayed Cricket Stadium on October 8.

While Mumbai Indians seek an entry into playoffs with the match, Sunrisers Hyderabad aim to end the tournament on a winning note as they are already out of the playoffs race. In their previous encounter, Sunrisers Hyderabad defeated Royal Challengers Bangalore by 4 runs in a thrilling clash.

Batting first, SRH piled up 141-7 on the scoreboard. Opener Jason Roy hit 44 runs while Kane Williamson also scored 31. However, the rest of the batsmen struggled to score and they eventually ended with 141.

Kane Williamson
Kane Williamson. (Photo: IPL)

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Later, RCB’s opener Devdutt Padikkal hit 41 runs for the team. However, his slow innings off 52 balls created an issue for RCB in the end. Moreover, Glenn Maxwell lost his wicket at a crucial moment after smacking 40 off 25 balls. In the end, RCB failed to get 13 runs off the final over and lost by 4 runs.

Glenn Maxwell
Glenn Maxwell. Credits: IPL

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Talking about Mumbai Indians, the Rohit Sharma-led side bagged an impeccable victory against Rajasthan Royals in their previous match. With a deadly bowling attack by Nathan Coulter-Nile (4 wickets), James Neesham (3 Wickets), and Jasprit Bumrah (2 wickets), MI restricted RR to a miserable score of 90-9.

Nathan Coulter-Nile
Nathan Coulter-Nile. Credits: IPL

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Later, Rohit Sharma hit 22 of 13 while Ishan Kishan shattered a fabulous 25-ball-50 to bag victory by 8 wickets. MI reached the target in just 8.2 overs and improved their net run rate to a great extent. Now, they will seek to defeat Sunrisers Hyderabad in the same way.

Ishan Kishan
Ishan Kishan. Credits: IPL

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SRH vs MI: Weather Forecast And Pitch Report of Sheikh Zayed Cricket Stadium- IPL 2021 Match 55

Sunrisers Hyderabad vs Mumbai Indians match of IPL 2021 is the 55th match of the tournament. The game will be played at Sheikh Zayed Cricket Stadium in Abu Dhabi on October 8. The day will witness two matches simultaneously at 7:30 PM and SRH vs MI game is one of them.

According to weather.com, the temperature of Abu Dhabi city on October 8 will be 35° Celcius during the day. It will fall to 30° Celcius during the night. The sky will be clear and the chances of rains are only 5%, which makes it highly impossible for rain-showers on the day. The humidity will be around 76%.

Rohit Sharma and Kane Williamson
Rohit Sharma and Kane Williamson (Image: Twitter)

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The previous match at Sheikh Zayed Stadium witnessed CSK and RR hitting massive totals of 180+. The ground does not give a big advantage to the team batting first or second. The average 1st innings score is 140 while the average 2nd innings score is 129. Most of the matches in the UAE leg of IPL 2021 have observed low totals, so MI vs SRH match might also be a low-scoring one.

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