Kolkata Knight Riders vs Mumbai Indians 5th Match IPL today match prediction. Indian Premier League . We provide 100 % sure today cricket match prediction tips by cricfrog. Who will win today match KKR vs MI. Indian Premier League toss prediction.
Kolkata Knight Riders Reviews
Kolkata Knight Riders are one of the oldest and experienced teams of the Indian Premier League. They had been the part of this tournament since 2008 and also had won the title of IPL T20 for two times. The performance of this team was not impressive in the previous season of IPL. They played a total of 14 matches at the league stage with six wins to their name. The team management of this team had made some key changes in their squad for this season of Dream11 IPL. The wicket-keeper batsman, Dinesh Karthik will be leading this team during this tournament. The batting order of this team is strong at least on papers.
Eoin Morgan, Shubman Gill, Nikhil Naik, Nitish Rana, Siddhesh Lad, Rinku Singh, and Rahul Tripathi will be leading the batting order of Kolkata Knight Riders.With Andre Russell, Shivam Mavi and Chris Green are the bowling all-rounders for this side while Tom Banton is the wicket-keeper batsman who is the part of the squad of this team. Kolkata Knight Riders are very rich when it comes to the bowling department. Some best and well-known bowlers of the t20 format are the part of the squad of KKR. Pat Cummins, Kuldeep Yadav, Sunil Narine, Sandeep Warrier, Lockie Ferguson, Manimaran Siddharth, Prasidh Krishna, Kamlesh Nagarkoti, Varun Chakravarthy, and Ali Khan will be taking care of the bowling department of the Kolkata Knight Riders.
Mumbai Indians Reviews
The defending champions and the most successful team of Indian Premier League failed to have a kick start to this edition of Dream11 IPL and lost their opening match against Chennai Super Kings by the margin of five wickets. The performance of their batting order was good. They scored a total of 162 runs in their inning of 20 overs. Saurabh Tiwary was the most successful and highest run-scorer from their side who scored 42 runs while he faced 31 deliveries and smashed three boundaries and one six. Quinton de Kock also had a good performance with the bat. He scored 33 runs on just 20 balls with the help of five boundaries. Kieron Pollard scored 18 runs while Suryakumar Yadav had 17 runs to his name. Hardik Pandya could manage to score 14 runs while the skipper, Rohit Sharma had just 12 runs to his name.
Almost all bowlers from their side picked wickets. James Pattinson was one most economical bowler from their side who picked one wicket in his four overs bowled out against 27 runs. Trent Boult also performed well with the ball. He picked one wicket in his 3.2 overs bowled out against 23 runs.He leaked 43 in his four overs bowled out and picked one wicket. Krunal Pandya and Rahul Chahar picked one wicket each in the previous match. We had observed in the previous match that the batting order of Mumbai Indians is in good form but their bowling unit is struggling and they need to give their best performance in the upcoming matches.
Favorite Team in Today Match Prediction
Mumbai Indians are overall a strong team and already had played a match. Mumbai Indians is a strong team as compared to the Kolkata Knight Riders at least on papers. According to our IPL T20 prediction, Mumbai Indians is the favorite team that will win this match. There are many factors that make Kolkata Knight Riders a favorite team to win this match. Some of the key factors are mentioned as under:
- The batting order of both teams is strong at least on papers
- Mumbai Indians had lost the first match and they will come with the full strength
- The presence of Eoin Morgan and Andre Russel make Kolkata Knight Riders a strong team
- The bowling unit of Kolkata Knight Riders is experienced and strong
Winning Chances of Today Match for the Both Teams
Mumbai Indians are full of experienced and young players in the t20 format. The batting order of this team is also strong and some well-known hitter of t20 format is the part of the squad of this team, so the winning chances of today match for Kolkata Knight Riders have been increased. The equation of who will win today’s cricket match prediction and who will win the cricket match today is mentioned as under.
Mumbai Indians have 53% chances to win this match
Kolkata Knight Riders have 47% chances to win this match
Toss Prediction in Today Match Prediction
The toss is going to play an important role in the result of each and every match of the Indian Premier League as we had observed in the previous matches. According to our toss prediction, the team who will win the toss will elect to field first.
Who Will Win Kolkata Knight Riders vs Mumbai Indians 5th Match IPL T20