Battle of two cities in IPL 10: What happens when Delhi meets Mumbai?

IPL 10 match schedule

In the 45th match of the IPL 10, Delhi Daredevils will play against Mumbai Indians on 6th May, 2017. Match will be played at Delhi Daredevils’ home ground Feroz Shah Kotla, Delhi. 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 live streaming of IPL 10 will be available on ESPN & Willow TV. Match will start at 2:30 AM GMT / 08:00 PM LOCAL (IST).

Delhi Daredevils

Delhi Daredevils have played 10 matches till now. They have won 4, lost 6 and sitting at at 6th spot with 8 points.

Batting line up

Delhi Daredevils have seen their share of ups and downs this season. They were bowled out for 67 against Kings XI Punjab and lost the match by 10 wickets. After that they have won two consecutive matches. They chased down a total of 208 against Gujarat Lions when young Rishabh Pant and Sanju Samson batted brilliantly. If they continue their performance then Delhi have a good chance to qualify for play-offs.

Bowling attack

Their bowling is very strong on papers; however, Gujarat Lions’ batsmen hammered them badly. The experienced captain Zaheer Khan didn’t play in the last match; however, may come back for this match. They will rely on the experience of Mohammed Shami and Amith Mishra. Kagiso Rabada has been expensive till now and would like to improve that.

IPL 10

Mumbai Indians

Batting line up

Mumbai Indians is playing well as a unit and comfortably sitting on top of the table after winning 8 of the 10 matches they have played till now. They are batting nicley; however, team management would expect for more. Nitish Rana has been a real revelation for them. Apart from him skipper Rohit Sharma, Kieron Pollard, Parthiv Patel, Jos Buttler and Hardik Pandya have made valuable contributions for the team.

Bowling attack

In regards to bowling they have been bowled superbly. They defeated Gujarat Lions in Super over after Jasprit Bumrah defended 12 runs. Mitchell McClenaghan and Harbhajan Singh have bowled particularly well.

Mumbai Indians would like to continue winning and make it to the top two at the end of the league matches while Delhi Daredevils can’t afford to lose another if they want to remain in the contention for play-offs.

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