In the Indian Premier League (IPL) 2021, two matches will be played on Friday. The 55th match of IPL 14 will be played between Sunrisers Hyderabad and Mumbai Indians. For Mumbai Indians to reach the playoffs, they have to win the match at any cost. Mumbai will have to win the match against Hyderabad by a big margin so that their net run rate improves and they can overtake Kolkata Knight Riders. KKR have almost confirmed their place in the playoffs by defeating Rajasthan on Thursday. Mumbai Indians currently have 12 points from 13 matches and are at the sixth position in the points table. His net run rate minus 0.048. On the other hand, KKR has 14 points and the net run rate is +0.587. On the other hand, Sunrisers Hyderabad are out of the playoffs long ago. He will try to end his campaign with victory.
Talking about the playing XI of Mumbai Indians, then Mumbai Indians can make a change in their playing XI. He can include Rahul Chahar in the playing XI in this match. Mumbai will be expecting a stormy start from their captain Rohit Sharma. Nathan Coulter-Nile took four wickets in the last match. One would expect similar performance from him. The UAE leg did not go well for five-time IPL winners Mumbai Indians.
On the other hand, if we talk about Sunrisers Hyderabad, then they hardly make any changes in their playing XI. RCB were defeated by Hyderabad by four runs in the previous match. Kane Williamson played the captaincy innings in the last match. He will be expected to repeat the same performance in this match. It is difficult for David Warner to find a place in the playing XI in this match as well. Jason Roy may be given a chance again. Siddharth Kaul may get a chance again.
Sunrisers Hyderabad Probable Playing XI
Jason Roy, Abhishek Sharma, Kane Williamson (Captain), Priyam Garg, Jason Holder, Wriddhiman Saha (WK), Abdul Samad, Rashid Khan, Bhuvneshwar Kumar, Siddharth Kaul, Umran Malik.
Mumbai Indians Probable Playing XI
Rohit Sharma (capt), Ishan Kishan (wk), Suryakumar Yadav, Saurabh Tiwary, Kieron Pollard, Hardik Pandya, James Neesham, Nathan Coulter-Nile, Rahul Chahur, Jasprit Bumrah and Trent Boult.