DC vs MI Dream 11 Team Prediction: Table-toppers and the first IPL qualifier Mumbai Indians(MI) will go up next against Delhi Capitals in today's IPL match no. 51 at Dubai International Cricket Stadium, Dubai. Shreyas Iyer led Delhi Capitals have suffered a big dip in its momentum as the IPL 2020 nears the end of the league stages. DC has lost three consecutive matches, makes this game a must-win match for them. The match will start at 2 PM Local and 3:30 PM IST. If you are searching for the best fantasy cricket tips for DC vs MI Dream11 prediction and playing 11 updates, scroll down below.
Delhi Capitals makes three changes for today's must-win match - Praveen Dubey makes his IPL debut. Prithvi Shaw and Harshal Patel are also back. Hardik Pandya is resting today along with James Pattinson also misses out. They have been replaced by Jayant Yadav and Nathan Coulter-Nile.
Although Mumbai Indians(MI) became the first team to qualify for the IPL 2020 playoffs after Chennai Super Kings defeated Kolkata Knight Riders(KKR) on Thursday. Kieron Pollard does well in the absence of Hitman Rohit Sharma and his led side Mumbai Indians now looking for top-two finish by virtue of which the team give themselves two shots at reaching the IPL final. Now, the Mumbai side will be desperate to make Delhi Capitals’ journey very hard to the IPL playoffs.
A win for Mumbai Indians will give the likes of Sunrisers Hyderabad and Kolkata Knight Riders some hopes of qualification to the knockout league. Rajasthan Royals thrash KXIP by 7 wickets in tomorrow's match at Abu Dhabi and it gives joy to the like of KKR and SRH.
Delhi Capitals, on the other hand, will desperate needs a win here against IPL qualifiers as they lost their last three back to back matches and are trembling down in the points table as well. So, it seems to be an epic exciting rivalry between the two top-quality sides in tomorrow's double-header.
Delhi Capitals lost their previous game against Mumbai Indians by five wickets. However, the four-time champions are the only team assured of a playoff spot and they will be determined to ensure that they maintain the momentum.
The Dubai's pitch has been excellent for batting, bowlers have indeed found rather tough on the track. Batsmen have put a strong show in the powerplay and in the death overs if they haven’t lost early wickets. The average score on this venue will be around 180-185 runs. The playing conditions will be warm with the temperature around the 27 degree Celsius
Delhi Capitals (Playing XI): Prithvi Shaw, Shikhar Dhawan, Shreyas Iyer(c), Rishabh Pant(w), Shimron Hetmyer, Marcus Stoinis, Harshal Patel, Praveen Dubey, Kagiso Rabada, Ravichandran Ashwin, Anrich Nortje
Mumbai Indians (Playing XI): Quinton de Kock(w), Ishan Kishan, Suryakumar Yadav, Saurabh Tiwary, Krunal Pandya, Kieron Pollard(c), Jayant Yadav, Nathan Coulter-Nile, Rahul Chahar, Trent Boult, Jasprit Bumrah
MI - Quinton de Kock(w), Ishan Kishan, Suryakumar Yadav, Saurabh Tiwary, Krunal Pandya, Hardik Pandya, Kieron Pollard(c), James Pattinson, Rahul Chahar, Trent Boult, Jasprit Bumrah, Dhawal Kulkarni, Aditya Tare, Rohit Sharma, Mitchell McClenaghan, Chris Lynn, Nathan Coulter-Nile, Jayant Yadav, Anmolpreet Singh, Anukul Roy, Mohsin Khan, Sherfane Rutherford, Digvijay Deshmukh, Prince Balwant Rai
DC - Shikhar Dhawan, Shreyas Iyer(c), Rishabh Pant(w), Ajinkya Rahane, Shimron Hetmyer, Marcus Stoinis, Axar Patel, Kagiso Rabada, Ravichandran Ashwin, Tushar Deshpande, Anrich Nortje, Harshal Patel, Mohit Sharma, Alex Carey, Avesh Khan, Praveen Dubey, Sandeep Lamichhane, Keemo Paul, Prithvi Shaw, Daniel Sams, Lalit Yadav
Table-toppers Mumbai Indians is going smoothly after a bad start in the tournament but now they play like a complete team and qualifies for the playoffs. Undoubtedly, MI has the most probable winner for this upcoming double-header against Shreyas Iyer and Co at Dubai Cricket Stadium, Dubai in today's must-win game. However, Mumbai side needs to be alert against the Capitals as they can outplay their opponent on any given day.