MI vs DC Qualifier 1: Which team will be the first to qualify for IPL Final? Mumbai or Delhi

IPL 2020 MI vs DC Qualifier 1: Delhi Capitals aims to reach IPL final for the first time with today's IPL match against defending champions MI in Dubai. Let's find out in the given article that which team will be the first to qualify for the IPL Final - MI or DC.

By Mohit Sindhu, Updated : Nov 05, 2020 16:22 IST
MI vs DC Qualifier 1: Which team will be the first to qualify for IPL Final? Mumbai or Delhi
IPL 2020 MI vs DC Qualifier 1 Roads to the IPL Final

IPL 2020 MI vs DC Qualifier 1: In IPL 2020 Qualifier 1, defending champions Mumbai Indians(MI) will square off with young Delhi Capitals(DC) at Dubai International Stadium, Dubai in today's IPL match 57. The IPL 2020 Qualifier 1 match between Mumbai Indians vs Delhi Capitals begins at 7:30 PM IST. The winner of this match directly through the big Final on the same venue in Dubai. The loser gets one more shot to go through the IPL final on 10th November 2020. Let's find out which team will be the first to qualify for the IPL Final - MI or DC.

Delhi Capitals, Mumbai Indians and Royal Challengers have already qualified for playoffs and now SRH has also joined the trio in the IPL 2020 playoffs. Mumbai Indians skipper Rohit Sharma didn’t look in trouble after returning from a hamstring injury in the previous encounter against SRH. He will be keen to see the return of Bumrah, Boult and Pandya while DC aims to reach IPL final for the first time with today's IPL match against MI in Dubai

Hitman Rohit Sharma's Mumbai Indians(MI) have started their campaign with a defeat against MS Dhoni-led Chennai Super Kings (CSK) as generally they did early in the past couple of years. But after that, the defending champions had a dream run which so far and the team have won 9 out of 13 matches to occupy the top spot in the IPL Points Table and secured their place in the Qualifier 1.

Meanwhile, the challengers' Delhi Capitals, they had ups and downs throughout the season. Shreyas Iyer-led DC marched their way to 14 points, with 7 wins from their first 9 games. But after that, had a terrible fall, losing 4 successive matches. However, they returned back to the winning ways in their last league game against Virat's RCB to finish the second in the points table to set up a clash against Mumbai in the Qualifier 1 tonight.

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In the last two meetings early in this tournament. MI defeated DC on both of the occasions, firstly with the help of Quinton de Kock and Suryakumar Yadav’s fifties. The second meeting was rather than a one-sided game as MI pacer Jasprit Bumrah and Trent Boult’s three-wicket hauls and Kishan’s quickfire 72* run blitz to seal a nine-wicket win.

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MI vs DC Qualifier 1 Playing XI's:

MI Likely XI: Rohit Sharma (C), Suryakumar Yadav, Quinton de Kock (wk), Ishan Kishan, Hardik Pandya, Kieron Pollard, Krunal Pandya, Nathan Coulter-Nile, Rahul Chahar, Trent Boult, Jasprit Bumrah

DC Likely XI: Prithvi Shaw, Shikhar Dhawan, Ajinkya Rahane, Shreyas Iyer (C), Rishabh Pant (wk), Marcus Stoinis, Axar Patel, Ravichandran Ashwin, Daniel Sams, Kagiso Rabada, Anrich Nortje

IPL 2020 Qualifier 1 MI vs DC Live streaming

The IPL 2020 Qualifier 1 match between Mumbai Indians vs Delhi Capitals will be live-streamed on Star Sports channels - Star Sports 1, Star Sports 1 HD, Star Sports 3 and Star Sports 3 HD.

Also check - IPL 2020 Playoff Schedule: MI will face DC in Qualifier 1, SRH to challenge RCB

How to watch Qualifier 1 match between MI vs DC online?

The online streaming of the IPL 2020 Qualifier 1 match between MI vs DC will be available on Disney+Hotstar VIP. You can also catch the live commentary, scorecard and latest updates of the IPL 2020 match between Mumbai Indians vs Delhi Capitals on cricket.seelatest.com