| Mumbai Indians
||vs|| Delhi Daredevils
ScheduleFriday, 23 May 2014 at 10:30 GMT / 11:30 UK / 16:00 IST
VenueWankhede Stadium, Mumbai
Lendl Simmons blasted the first ton of the IPL 2014 for Mumbai Indians against a high rated Kings XI Punjab and won the match for his team. MI gathered 10 points from 12 games whereas the dismal performance of Delhi Daredevils continued in the event since they managed just four points from 12 matches. The first will enter the field against DD with the clear intention for another victory.
The brilliant batting by Lendl Simmons continued in the tournament as he dispatched a magnificent hundred in the previous game. Rohit Sharma, Ambati Rayudu and Kieron Pollard are their in form batsmen. Shreyas Gopal, Jasprit Burmah and Praveen Kumar bowled superbly for MI in the last game vs. KXIP.
Dinesh Karthik, Jean-Paul Duminy, Murali Vijay and Kevin Pietersen are the batsmen among runs for DD. Mohammad Shami, Jean-Paul Duminy and Imran Tahir are fighting hard with the ball.
Friday, May 23, 2014 @ 10:30 GMT, 16:00 local at Wankhede Stadium, Mumbai
Partly cloudy with temperatures around 27-33ᵒC
The winning captain will bat first
A nicely prepared strip for batting
Mumbai Indians – Rohit Sharma (C), Lendl Simmons, Michael Hussey, Ambati Rayudu, Kieron Pollard, Aditya Tare, Jasprit Bumrah, Pragyan Ojha, Pravin Kumar, Krishmar Santokie, Shreyas Gopal.
Delhi Daredevils – Kevin Pietersen(c), Murali Vijay, Dinesh Karthik, Jean-Paul Duminy, Manoj Tiwary, Mayank Agarwal, Kedar Jadhav, Wayne Parnell, Mohammed Shami, Imran Tahir, Jaydev Unadkat.
MI are favourites to win the encounter