MI vs KKR Match Prediction IPL 2018

Mumbai Indians will be facing Kolkata Knight Riders for the first time in this IPL 2018. This match will be played in Mumbai Indian’s home ground Wankhede Stadium, Mumbai at 4 P.M on 6th May.

The last time MI and KKR faced each other was on 19th May 2017. In that match, Kolkata scored only 107 runs. Mumbai reached that target and scored 111 runs and won that match by 6 wickets. The Man of the Match was awarded to Karn Sharma in that match as he took 4 wickets and gave only 16 runs in 4 overs.

The performance, top scorer, and most wicket taker of MI and KKR in this IPL to date are as follows.

Mumbai Indians (MI)

Mumbai Indians are also struggling to find their form for this season of IPL 2018. They have only won two matches to date out of the eight 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 playoffs then they need to win every single match from now. In IPL 2018 Mumbai Indian’s top scorers, for now, is Suryakumar Yadav with 283 runs, and the most wicket taker for them is Mayank Markande with 11 wickets.

Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR)

Kolkata Knight Riders in this season of IPL is playing good but not to its original form. They had been struggling a bit in some matches, where they had to taste defeat. As the IPL continues they are getting back to their original form and are on the winning streak once again. Right now as per the table stands, KKR has played 8 matches out of which they have won 4 times. To date in this IPL, the top run scorer for KKR is Chris Lynn with 248 runs. The most wicket taker for Knight Riders is Sunil Narine with 8 wickets.


MI and KKR have faced each other for a total of 21 times in IPL. Out of which Mumbai Indians have won 16 times and Kolkata Knight Riders have won 5 matches. On MI’s home ground, both have faced each other around 7 times in which MI has bagged 6 wins and KKR has only 1.

In this match on Wankhede, will KKR add a win and increase its score on the head to head stats or MI will add one more to its tally?

Head to Head

Matches Played

Mumbai Indians Kolkata Knight Riders No Result
21 16 5



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