In the third and final play-off match of IPL 10 Mumbai Indians will play against Kolkata Knight Riders on 19th May at M.Chinnaswamy Stadium, Bengaluru. Live streaming will be available on Sony Max, Sony ESPN, Sony ESPN HD, Sony Six, Sony Six HD, SonyLIV and Hotstar. UK viewers can watch IPL 10 live on SKY Sports. For USA viewers IPL live streaming will be available on ESPN & Willow TV. Match will start at 02:30 PM GMT / 08:00 PM LOCAL (IST).
Mumbai Indians played brilliantly in IPL 10 right from the start and finished the points table at top. In the Qualifier 1 Rising Pune Supergiant defeated Mumbai Indians. As Mumbai Indians finished in top two so they get another shot to go to the finals. In the batting department Nitish Rana had batted supperbly thoughout the season. Parthiv Patel also has been good. He was the lone bright star in the qualifier 1. Other batsmen haven’t scored consistently. Skipper Rohit Sharma, Kieron Pollard and Hardik Pandya have made valuable contributions for the team one or twice; however, team managgement would like them to come good at the most important juncture of the tournament.
In bowling department Jasprit Bumrah and Mitchell McClenaghan have bowled well for Mumbai Indians. Lasith Malinga has been a bit off color this season. Seasoned campaigner Harbhajan Singh has bowled decently for them.
Kolkata Knight Riders started superbly; however, midway of the tournament they were a bit shaky and that cost them the finish in top two. They ended the league table at 4th spot. They defeated Sunrisers Hyderabad in rain curtailed Eliminator. Their batting line up is in good form with skipper Gautam Gambhir and surprise opener Sunil Narine giving them explosive start. Robin Uthappa is batting brilliantly and hitting boundaries at will
Kolkat Knight Riders’ bowlers are in good form with Nathan Coulter-Nile and Umesh Yadav taking getting the wickets. Sunil Narine, Kuldeep Yadav nd Piyush Chawla have bowled nicely for them. Nathan Coulter-Nile was super in Eliminator.