January 19, 2022


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Fantasy Picks ; KKR v MI, 5th Match IPL 2021 : Venue, Pitch, Key choices, Captain’s choices, Playing XI


It will be a intresting battle between Mumbai Indians and Kolkata Knight Riders tonight at Chennai. Kolkata Knight Riders won the first match against Sunrisers Hyderabad while Mumbai Indians lost their opening game against Royal Challengers Bangalore.

Probable XI of Kolkata Knight Riders :
Shubman Gill, Nitish Rana, Rahul Tripathi, Shakib Al Hasan, Eoin Morgan, Andre Russell, Dinesh Karthik, Pat Cummins, Varun Chakravarthy, Prasidh Krishna, Harbhajan Singh

Probable XI of Mumbai Indians :
Rohit Sharma (c), Chris Lynn, Suryakumar Yadav, Ishan Kishan (w), Hardik Pandya, Krunal Pandya, Kieron Pollard, Rahul Chahar, Marco Janson, Trent Boult, Jasprit Bumrah

Key choices :

Rohit Sharma : He is the highest runs scorer against Kolkata Knight Riders. He scored 919 runs against Kolkata Knight Riders, the most by any batsmans against a single IPL team. He should be in your playing XI

Shubman Gill : Shubman Gill has the impressive record against defending champions Mumbai Indians. He scored two fifties in last four Innings against Mumbai.

Suryakumar Yadav : Suryakumar Yadav is an absolute form after making his T20I debut, in last match he dismissed on 31 runs. He should be in your XI.

Jasprit Bumrah : Jasprit Bumrah has an outstanding record against captain Morgan and Andre Russell. Last season he was second highest wickets taker. Also in Last match he took 2 wickets in crucial phase of game.

Kieron Pollard : Kieron Pollard has the fastest fifty against Kolkata Knight Riders. He smashed it in just 17 balls. Mumbai Indians gone with just 5 bowlers in last game. Pollard might be bowl in this game.

Mumbai Indians totally dominated Kolkata Knight Riders in history of IPL. He’s is the first team to beat any IPL side for 20 times. Just amazing record !

Head to Head :

matchesKolkata Knight RidersMumbai Indians
2706 won21 won
Teams HIghest ScoreLowest Score
Kolkata Knight Riders23267
Mumbai Indians 210108
TeamsCaptainVice Captain
Defensive Team 1Rohit SharmaShubman Gill
Defensive Team 2Nitish RanaSuryakumar Yadav
Defensive Team 3Kieron PollardJasprit Bumrah
Aggressive Team 1Rohit SharmaKieron Pollard
Aggressive Team 2Hardik PandyaAndre Russell
Aggressive Team 3Nitish RanaIshan Kishan
Aggressive Team 4Opener of any teamOpener of same team

Tip : Please make your fantasy team after the toss, insure that all players are playing in their XI. You can also make Captain & Vice Captain as your choice.
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