Jadeja smashed an eight-ball 22, embellished with two fours and an equal number of maximum hits, as he notched up a strike-rate or 275 to put his team on course to a two-wicket victory in a last-ball thriller.
It was the second of the weekend’s afternoon matches in the UAE leg and in the end, CSK survived the twists and turns and some heart-stopping moments to emerge victories in the match, reaching 172/8 in response to KKR’s 171/6.
Seventh-placed Royals come into the contest on the back of a 33 runs defeat to Delhi Capitals, while Sunrisers head into the match on the back of their eighth loss of the campaign. SRH failed to chase down a paltry target of 126 against Punjab Kings on Saturday (September 25).
In a report published by Daily Mail on Sunday, they quoted a source saying that the CA’s “guidelines were better than expected”.
MI v RCB Dream11 Prediction: With losses coming in both games for both these sides, Royal Challengers Bangalore and Mumbai Indians would be willing to put it all on the line in a bid to win and keep their playoff hopes alive.
The match is set to be held at the Sheikh Zayed Cricket Stadium in Abu Dhabi. It’s scheduled to start at 7:30 PM IST. Fans can watch the action live on the Star Sports Network in their preferred languages.
He further added that Dhoni should be playing at that position regardless of whether CSK are chasing or defending a total.
The Capitals bowling unit restricted the Royals to 121 for six after the team put on board 154 for six on the back of Shreyas Iyer’s 43 and a late flourish provided by Shimron Hetmyer, who scored 28 runs off 16 balls.
MI did not have the best of starts in the second phase of the tournament, losing their first two games against Chennai Super Kings and Kolkata Knight Riders.
19-year-old Yashasvi Jaiswal scored a skilful 49 in the first innings, smashing six boundaries and two sixes to guide Royals towards a competitive total.
Currently sitting seventh and eighth respectively on the points table, the game will have big ramifications for both sides if they are to keep the playoffs dreams alive in the Indian Premier League this season.
The Rishabh Pant-led side gave a befitting response to their sceptics, registering a thumping eight-wicket win against SRH an all-round performance and now face a side who they have beaten four times in the last five encounters.
On a roll post-IPL’s resumption, both Chennai Super Kings and Kolkata Knight Riders would look to continue their winning streak when the two most impressive sides of the tournament’s second phase lock horns against each other in the second doubleheader.
RCB, who have never won an IPL title, had earlier lost to Kolkata Knight Riders by nine wickets in the opening match of the second leg of the tournament here where they could only score a dismal 92 runs.
SRH vs PBKS Dream11 Team Prediction: Sunrisers Hyderabad and Punjab Kings clash in Match 37 of the Indian Premier League (IPL) 2021 at the Sharjah Cricket Stadium in Sharjah
Natarajan had tested positive for COVID-19 before the team’s fixture against Delhi Capitals on Wednesday.
“As it was the team’s second offence of the season under the IPL’s Code of Conduct relating to minimum over rate offences, Kolkata Knight Riders captain Eoin Morgan was fined Rs 24 lakhs,” an IPL statement said.
The young Venkatesh Iyer and Shubman Gill have gelled well at the top, with the former smashing an unbeaten 41 and 53 in the two games here and played a pivotal role in KKR’s wins.
Chennai Super Kings registered a convincing 69 runs win over Royal Challengers Bangalore when both teams met in Mumbai in the first phase.
The left-handed batter was in superlative form with the bat in the recently concluded Caribbean Premier League.
Rohit missed the opening game as the team management felt it was important to give him some more recovery time after he injured himself during the Test series in England.
And the South African pacer was happy for obvious reasons as he had missed the first half of the tournament and also survived a Covid-19 scare.
MI vs KKR Dream11 prediction: Mumbai Indians (MI) will be up against Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR) in the 34th match of the Indian Premier League (IPL) 2021.
Left-arm pacer Natarajan, who is coming back from knee surgery, has been isolated along with six close contacts which also include out of favor India all-rounder Vijay Shankar.
Mumbai was without the services of Rohit and star all-rounder Hardik Pandya in their 20-run defeat to Chennai Super Kings on Sunday as both were rested as a precautionary measure due to having niggles.