The current season of the IPL 2023 will see the 57th match between Mumbai Indians & Gujarat Titans on 12th May at Wankhede Stadium, Mumbai. mumbai‘s form in the last 2 weeks has drawn immense attention from all corners of the IPL and Gujarat Titans have proved themselves to be a formidable opponent against those it has played until now. The match will be fireworks since the teams are evenly matched & are going to battle each other fiercely. Read Also: Yashasvi Jaiswal breaks IPL record for the fastest half-century; smashes 50 in 13 balls against KKR
The teams will take each other head-on at the Wankhede Stadium, Mumbai & will fight a fierce battle against each other. In their last outing, GT won the match by 55 runs. This time GT will look to continue its winning streak & MI will look to change the last time’s result. They have played 2 matches with each other up until now out of which both the teams have won 1 match each.
Mumbai Indians Playing 11:
Rohit Sharma (c), Ishan Kishan (wk), Cameron Green, Suryakumar Yadav, Tim David, Nehal Wadhera, Chris Jordan, Piyush Chawla, Akash Madhwal, Kumar Kartikeya, Jason Behrendorff
Gujarat Titans Playing 11:
Wriddhiman Saha (wk), Shubman Gill, Hardik Pandya (c), Vijay Shankar, David Miller, Abhinav Manohar, Rahul Tewatia, Rashid Khan, Mohit Sharma, Noor Ahmad, Mohammed Shami
Pitch & Conditions:
A high-scoring match is expected at the Wankhede since the pitch favours the batters & boundaries. Spinners might come into play at a later stage in the match, dew factor might also play in.
The fight will be evenly matched as both the teams are equally matched & are looking to register a win desperately. The batting & bowling line-ups of both the teams are strong & have proved themselves totally in the last few matches. MI is expected to push GT hard & GT will definitely fight back which will make this match a delight to watch.
According to the pitch conditions & match probabilities it is expected that the toss-winning side will choose to field first. Chasing the target under the Wankhede pitch conditions is better than defending it for the toss-winning side.