DC vs MI Playing 11: Praveen Dubey and Jayant Yadav makes IPL debut for their respective teams

IPL 2020, DC vs MI Playing XI: After three back to back loses, Delhi Capitals will desperate needs a win against IPL Qualifier Mumbai Indians in today's IPL match 51. The best playing 11 for DC vs MI

By Mohit Sindhu, Updated : Oct 31, 2020 15:31 IST
DC vs MI Playing 11: Praveen Dubey and Jayant Yadav makes IPL debut for their respective teams
IPL 2020 DC vs MI Playing XI's

IPL 2020, DC vs MI Playing 11: Shreyas Iyer led Delhi Capitals(DC) taking on the table-toppers Mumbai Indians(MI) in a must-win game at Dubai International Stadium, Dubai in today's double-header. All is set to fire in today's IPL match 51 in the rich-cash league of Dream11 IPL 2020. The marquee encounter will be held at 7:30 PM IST. Kieron Pollard-led the Mumbai side well on course in the absence of Rohit Sharma due to an injury last week. The best playing 11 for DC vs MI match is given in the article.

Three changes for DC - Praveen Dubey makes his IPL debut. Prithvi Shaw and Harshal Patel are also back. No Rohit Sharma yet. Hardik Pandya is also resting today along with James Pattinson. They have been replaced by Jayant Yadav and Nathan Coulter-Nile

In the absence of Hitman Rohit Sharma, MI have not taken pressure and played like a dominant team. SKY and Ishan Kishan gives great starts up to the order while Bumrah-led pace attack delivers well on time for the Mumbai side.

Their opponent Delhi Capitals, on the other hand, will desperate searching for 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 context among the top of the table in Dubai.

For DC, their top order fells earlier from last few matches and Kagiso Rabada-led pace battery doesn't look good in last two encounters and gives many runs to their opponents, so the team looking to bounce back against table-toppers but it won't be so easy for them.

Earlier in the tournament when these two sides met, Delhi Capitals lost to Mumbai Indians by five wickets. However, the four-time IPL champions are the only team assured of a playoff spot after CSK beat KKR on Thursday and they will be eyeing to carry their winning momentum. MI will be desperate to make DC journey harder for the playoffs. If Mumbai Indians wins in today's IPL match, the likes of SRH, KXIP and KKR feel some better.

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The Playing XI for DC vs MI Match 51 are given below;

Delhi Capitals(Playing XI)

1) Shreyas Iyer(C)

2) Rishabh Pant(wk)

3) Shimron Hetmyer

4) Prithvi Shaw*

5) Shikhar Dhawan

6) Marcus Stoinis

7) Harshal Patel*

8) Ravichandran Ashwin

9) Kagiso Rabada

10) Anrich Nortje

11) Praveen Dubay*

Mumbai Indians(Playing XI)

1) Ishan Kishan

2) Quinton de Kock(wk)

3) Suryakumar Yadav

4) Saurabh Tiwary

5) Jayant Yadav*

6) Kieron Pollard(C)

7) Krunal Pandya

8) Nathan Coulter-Nile*

9) Rahul Chahar

10) Trent Boult

11) Jasprit Bumrah

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DC vs MI Squads:

Delhi Capitals(DC) - Shikhar Dhawan, Shreyas Iyer(c), Ajinkya Rahane, Rishabh Pant(w), Shimron Hetmyer, Marcus Stoinis, Axar Patel, Ravichandran Ashwin, Kagiso Rabada, Anrich Nortje, Tushar Deshpande, Prithvi Shaw, Daniel Sams, Harshal Patel, Mohit Sharma, Alex Carey, Avesh Khan, Praveen Dubey, Sandeep Lamichhane, Keemo Paul, Lalit Yadav

Mumbai Indians(MI) - Rohit Sharma(C), Hardik Pandya, Kieron Pollard, Krunal Pandya, James Pattinson, Rahul Chahar, Trent Boult, Jasprit Bumrah, Nathan Coulter-Nile, Ishan Kishan, Quinton de Kock(wk), Suryakumar Yadav, Saurabh Tiwary, Dhawal Kulkarni, Aditya Tare, Mitchell McClenaghan, Chris Lynn, Jayant Yadav, Anmolpreet Singh, Anukul Roy, Mohsin Khan, Sherfane Rutherford, Digvijay Deshmukh, Prince Balwant Rai