KXIP vs MI Match Prediction IPL 2018
Mumbai Indians will be facing Kings XI Punjab for the first time in this IPL 2018. This match will be played in Kings XI Punjab’s second home ground Holkar Stadium, Indore at 8 P.M on 4th May.
The last time KXIP and MI faced each other was on 12th May, 2017. In that match, Punjab scored 230 runs which were the highest runs score by any teams in IPL 2017 season. In that, Wriddhiman Saha scored 93 runs in just 55 balls. Though MI lost that match but didn’t gave up till the end and score 223 runs by the end of the innings. The Man of the Match was awarded to Wriddhiman Zaha in that match.
KXIP’s season has been quite good for them as they have lost only two matches till date. They have a strong line-up in both batting and bowling, and are looking in good shape to face any target thrown at them. For Kings XI Punjab, right now the highest run scorer till date is KL Rahul with 268 runs. On the bowlers section, the highest wicket taker for KXIP is Andrew Tye with 9 wickets.
On the other hand, Mumbai Indians are also struggling to find their form for this season of IPL 2018. They have only won two matches till date out of the seven that they have played. As per the score in the table stands, it is next to impossible for MI to make comeback in this IPL 2018 season. If they wish to play in play-offs then they need to win every single match from now. In IPL 2018 MI’s top scorers for now is Suryakumar Yadav with 274 runs, and the most wicket taker for them is Mayank Markande with 10 wickets.
Kings XI Punjab and Mumbai Indians have played against each other for 20 times in IPL. Out of which, Punjab has won 10 matches and MI have won only 10 times. This match will be interesting as both the teams will be looking forward to take the lead in the head to head stats. So in this match will KXIP be able to add a win or MI will go ahead in head to head statistics?
Head to Head
|Kings XI Punjab||Mumbai Indians||No Result|
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