MI vs CSK, Dhoni vs Rohit Sharma: Check mouth-watering contests in IPL 2021 biggest match; 4 key battles

MI vs CSK, Dhoni vs Rohit Sharma: Check mouth-watering contests in IPL 2021 biggest match; 4 key battles to watch out; CSK vs MI
MI vs CSK, Dhoni vs Rohit Sharma: Check mouth-watering contests in IPL 2021 biggest match; 4 key battles to watch out; CSK vs MI

MI vs CSK, Dhoni vs Rohit Sharma: Check mouth-watering contests, dream matchups in IPL 2021 biggest match; 4 key battles – In one of the epic battles of IPL, MS Dhoni’s Chennai Super Kings (CSK) will lock horns against Rohit Sharma-led Mumbai Indians (MI) at Arun Jaitley Stadium, New Delhi. The two teams are coming on the back of a win in the first fixture of their 2nd leg in Delhi. But, it’s Dhoni’s CSK who have an upper hand over Rohit’s MI. They are placed on top of the IPL 2021 table as compared to MI who have registered 3 wins in 6 matches. Having said that, MI have won more matches against CSK. They have registered 18 wins in 30 matches. The riveting contest will see key battles between players such as MS Dhoni-Rohit Sharma, Faf du Plessis- Rahul Chahar, R Jadeja vs Kieron Pollard, Ruturaj Gaikwad vs Jasprit Bumrah, among others.

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MI vs CSK: Check mouth-watering contests, dream matchups in IPL 2021 biggest match; 4 key battles

MS Dhoni vs Rohit Sharma

MS Dhoni does not have the best numbers as a skipper when it comes to playing against MI. He has won only 12 matches in 30 matches. He is expected to improve his record against defending champions and ride on their top form in the ongoing IPL 2021 season. It is notable that CSK are placed on top of the IPL 2021 points table with 5 wins in 6 matches.

MI vs CSK: Check mouth-watering contests, dream matchups in IPL 2021 biggest match; 4 key battles

Faf du Plessis vs Rahul Chahar

The in-form batsman Faf du Plessis will be up against Rahul Chahar. The CSK opener leads the Orange Cap leaderboard in the top 2 while Rahul Chahar is also the 3rd leading wicket-taker of IPL 2021. Du Plessis has scored 270 runs in the first 6 matches, while Chahar has scalped 11 wickets in an equal number of contests. The latter will try to pick the price wicket of du Plessis.

MI vs CSK: Check mouth-watering contests in IPL 2021 biggest match; 4 key battles

Ruturaj Gaikwad- Jasprit Bumrah

The Chennai Super batsman has been doing wonders for CSK since returning to form. He has already shared three consecutive fifty partnership with du Plessis (including two 100 runs partnerships). In the last match, he smashed 75 off 44 deliveries, his second fifty of IPL 2021. He would like to continue his top form. Jasprit Bumrah, on the other hand, has emerged as one of the most economical bowlers of IPL 2021. He is unlikely to give him any easy runs during the powerplay overs.

MI vs CSK: Check mouth-watering contests, dream matchups in IPL 2021 biggest match; 4 key battles

R Jadeja vs Kieron Pollard

Ravindra Jadeja has taken everyone by storm with all-around performance in IPL 2021. He is everywhere, from taking catches to run-outs, taking wickets and contributing with the bat. It will be interesting to see if MI’s Kieron Pollard can step us his game to help MI register a win over CSK. The latter is yet to score big or take wickets in IPL 2021.

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