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Zaheer Khan’s DD vs Rohit Sharma’s MI, IPL10 2017 22 April 25th Match preview

Zaheer Khan’s DD vs Rohit Sharma’s MI, IPL10 2017 22 April 25th Match preview
Written by Pallavi Parmar

The twenty fifth match of IPL10 2017 is between Delhi Daredevils vs Mumbai Indians. Mumbai Indians are ready to walk into their seventh game of IPL10 2017, against Delhi Daredevils. They had solid start to the tournament that has been highlighted by the performances from their lesser-known Indian players. While Delhi Daredevils started the campaign with much promise. Mumbai Indians are on the first position on the points of table with ten points. They played six matches in which one lost and five won. On the other side Delhi Daredevils are on the fourth position on the points of table in which they played five matches three lost and two won.

Squads

Delhi Daredevils

Zaheer Khan(c), Sanju Samson, Sam Billings, Karun Nair, Shreyas Iyer, Rishabh Pant(w), Angelo Mathews, Chris Morris, Pat Cummins, Mohammed Shami, Amit Mishra, Corey Anderson, Kagiso Rabada, Ankit Bawne, Aditya Tare, Murugan Ashwin, Navdeep Saini, Shashank Singh, Shahbaz Nadeem, Jayant Yadav, Carlos Brathwaite, Chama Milind, Khaleel Ahmed, Pratyush Singh, Ben Hilfenhaus.

Mumbai Indians

Rohit Sharma(c), Parthiv Patel(w), Jos Buttler, Nitish Rana, Hardik Pandya, Kieron Pollard, Krunal Pandya, Harbhajan Singh, Mitchell McClenaghan, Lasith Malinga, Jasprit Bumrah, Ambati Rayudu, Shreyas Gopal, Lendl Simmons, Vinay Kumar, Siddhesh Lad, Jagadeesha Suchith, Tim Southee, Jitesh Sharma, Deepak Punia, Saurabh Tiwary, Nicholas Pooran, Mitchell Johnson, Karn Sharma, Asela Gunaratne, Krishnappa Gowtham, Kulwant Khejroliya.

Here are sneak preview of IPL 2017 25th match

IPL10 season 2017, 25th match is between Delhi Daredevils vs Mumbai Indians.

When and Where

This 25th match of Indian Premier League (IPL) season 10, 2017 between DD vs MI is taking place today 22 April at 8pm Feroz Shah Kotla Ground, Delhi.

Delhi Daredevils likely XI

Zaheer Khan (capt), Sanju Samson, Sam Billings, Shreyas Iyer, Rishabh Pant (wk), Karun Nair, Corey Anderson, Chris Morris, Pat Cummins, Amit Mishra, Shahbaz Nadeem.

Mumbai Indians likely XI

Rohit Sharma (c), Parthiv Patel (wk), Jos Buttler, Nitish Rana, Kieron Pollard, Krunal Pandya, Hardik Pandya, Mitchell McClenaghan, Harbhajan Singh, Lasith Malinga, Jasprit Bumrah.

Head to Head

Both teams have played eighteen matches and got victory at nine each. Mumbai Indians won nine matches whereas Delhi Draedevils had also won nine matches.

Openers

Delhi Daredevils: Sanju Samson and Sam Billing

Sam Billings returned to form with a superb 55, while Sanju Samson is the only player to have century in IPL-10 so far. Sam Billings even if the left-hander impressed with a glorious innings lower down the order.

Mumbai Indians: Parthiv Patel and Jos Butler

Jos Buttler to open the batting and the Somerset-born right-hander repaid the faith his team had in him by scoring a 19-ball 38 with the help of three fours and three sixes. While Parthiv Patel has been in fine form and is likely to open the batting for Mumbai Indians against the Knight Riders.

Predictions

According to us Mumbai Indians will hold an edge.

  • Mumbai Indians are the best team in the death overs (16-20) with a run rate of 12.27,while Delhi Daredevils have been the best with the ball in the same stage conceding just at 7.71 per over.
  • Rohit Sharma has scored 655 runs against DD from 19 matches at 40.93 the most runs scored against them by a player.
  • Lasith Malinga is the leading wicket taker against DD in IPL with 19 wickets and he has never been wicketless against them.

About the author

Pallavi Parmar

Journalism is my profession, Blogging and Writing are my passion, Travelling is my love, Food is my life and Feminist by nature.