Mumbai Indians vs Gujarat Lions Prediction IPL 9th Match Preview who will win on Saturday 16th April 2016. MI vs GL match result prediction tips, Mumbai vs Gujarat today toss prediction astrology report with IPL live scorecard ball by ball coverage.
Mumbai vs Gujarat will play the ninth match of IPL 2017 that will be big match for both teams on Saturday. MI vs GL match will be live telecast on various sports channel like Sony Six, Geo Super and Super Sports as match schedule to start at 20:00 local (14:30 GMT | 19:30 PKT) live from Wankhede Stadium, Mumbai.
Mumbai vs Gujarat IPL Match Preview
Mumbai team captained by Rohit Sharma would like to win their third IPL title, having previously won in 2013 and 2015. With Lasith Malinga, Mitchell McClenaghan, Jasprit Bumrah, Tim Southee and Harbhajan Singh in the armoury, MI have got one of the best bowling unit in whole of IPL. Gujarat Lions on the other hand are one of the two new teams into this season’s IPL, following the removal of Chennai Super Kings(CSK) and Rajasthan Royals(RR).
MI have made a quick turnaround following their humiliating nine-wicket loss against the new IPL team – Rising Pune Supergiants (RPS) – in their campaign opener at the Wankhede Stadium here on April 9.
They came back strongly to post a thumping six-wicket win over Kolkata Knight Riders and that augurs well for their expected tough battle against yet another league debutants – Gujarat Lions. MI had suffered a string of four straight losses initially before overturning despair into delight by storming their way to the title last year. They had lost five straight matches in the beginning in 2014 edition also prior to entering the play-offs.
Mumbai Indians vs Gujarat Lions Prediction
Gujarat Lions will win the toss choose to bat first but Mumbai Indians will win the match. Sitting at the top of the table with successive wins over Kings XI Punjab (away by 5 wickets) and RPS (at home in Rajkot by 7 wickets), Gujarat Lions would fancy their chances.
MI vs GL Head To Head: This will be their first clash so no previous record for this match.
Gujarat Lions Team Squad: Aaron Finch, Brendon McCullum, Suresh Raina (captain), Dwayne Bravo, Dinesh Karthik (wicketkeeper), Ravindra Jadeja, Akshdeep Nath, James Faulkner, Praveen Kumar, Shadab Jakati, Praveen Tambe, Paras Dogra, Eklavya Dwivedi, Ishan Kishan, Shivli Kaushik, Dhawal Kulkarni, Sarabjit Ladda, Amit Mishra, Pradeep Sangwan, Jaydev Shah, Umang Sharma, Dwayne Smith, Dale Steyn, Andrew Tye.
Mumbai Indians Team Squad: Rohit Sharma (captain), Parthiv Patel (wicketkeeper), Hardik Pandya, Jos Buttler, Mitchell McClenaghan, Ambati Rayudu, Kieron Pollard, Harbhajan Singh, Jagadeesha Suchith, Tim Southee, Jasprit Bumrah, Shreyas Gopal, R Vinay Kumar, Corey Anderson, Unmukht Chand, Marchant de Lange, Siddhesh Lad, Kishore Kamath, Krunal Pandya, Kishore Kamath, Deepak Punia, Nitish Rana, Jitesh Sharma, Nathu Singh, Akshay Wakhare, Lendl Simmons, Lasith Malinga