Mumbai Indians (MI) is going to play its last match today against the Delhi Daredevils (DD) and the result of the match will decide the future of MI in the IPL 2018. MI has 12 points at present and it needs to win the match with good margin to set its place in the playoffs. The match is going to be worth watching as the struggle of Mumbai Indians to enter the playoffs will be an amazing experience for the fans.
Delhi Daredevils can be for sure called the weakest team of the IPL as they have lost most of its matches and is at the lowest position. However, the team showed its ability in the last match against Chennai Super Kings (CSK) when they defeated them with 34 runs. CSK was chasing 162 set by DD in the first innings. Delhi Daredevils showed a great bowling performance in the match and stopped CSK at the score of 128 only to move match in their favour. DD cannot change its fate for playoffs with this match but it can surely change the MI’s fate of entering playoffs by claiming victory.
Mumbai Indians is playing a very crucial match today as they have to win it with the required margin to enter the playoffs. Since there is tough competition in the points table in the current IPL league, the Rohit Sharma led MI will have to prove their might in the match. The team has great bowlers like Jasprit Bumrah and Mitchell McClenaghan who are in a great from at present. Plus the added advantage of powerful batsmen like Suryakumar Yadav, Evin Lewis, Ishan Kishan, Rohit Sharma and Kieron Pollard may work in Mumbai’s favour.