A clash between Mumbai Indians and Chennai Super Kings is somewhat a fitting farewell to the 2019 Indian Premier League which has enthralled cricket lovers for a month and a half. The El Clasico of IPL has never disappointed in the past with a galaxy of cricketing stars on display. Both Mumbai and Chennai have three titles each in their bag and the team which wins the final in Hyderabad on Sunday night, it has the chance to become the number one side of the league with a fourth cup. For the fans who love playing fantasy leagues, picking a team of eleven players when MI and CSK are in action is quite a challenging task.Here we pick the players who make the Dream XI for the big final. Mumbai Indians vs Chennai Super Kings Live Cricket Score Final T20 Match.
MI vs CSK Dream11- Wicket-Keeper
Quinton De Kock may have shone brightly for Mumbai this season but when you have Mahendra Singh Dhoni as an option, you pick him nine out of ten times.
MI vs CSK Dream11- Batsman
Rohit Sharma and Faf Du Plessis will be the two openers given their wealth of experience and sound technique against both spin and pace attack. Ambati Rayudu at the number three spot followed by Suryakumar Yadav who always plays well against Chennai. MI vs CSK Head-to-Head Record: Ahead of IPL 2019 Final Clash, Here Are Match Results of Last 5 Mumbai Indians vs Chennai Super Kings Encounters!.
MI vs CSK Dream11-All-Rounder
Mumbai have far better all-rounders in comparison to Chennai hence the Pandya brothers- Krunal and Hardik make the cut. Hardik Pandya, in particular, is one that can take the game away from the opposition even with a brief stay in the middle. Krunal Pandya is more of a bowling all-rounder but is quite capable of playing the big shots.
MI vs CSK Dream11- Bowlers
Spinners Imran Tahir and Harbhajan Singh of Chennai were brilliant against Delhi Capitals in Qualifier 2 and will enjoy bowling on the Hyderabad wicket. Lasith Malinga and Rahul Chahar complete our dream eleven given their fine wicket-taking form. IPL 2019 Final, MI vs CSK Match Preview: Mumbai Indians, Chennai Super Kings Look For Record 4th Title.
MI vs CSK Dream11- Captain
Although it may not be a popular choice, Suryakumar Yadav is a perfect option for the Captain’s spot as he will fetch good returns.
Dream XI: Rohit Sharma, Faf Du Plessis, Ambati Rayudu, Suryakumar Yadav, MS Dhoni, Hardik Pandya, Krunal Pandya, Imran Tahir, Harbhajan Singh, Rahul Chahar and Lasith Malinga.
Chennai Super Kings Squad: Mahendra Singh Dhoni (captain), Suresh Raina, Ambati Rayudu, Shane Watson, Faf du Plessis, Murali Vijay, Ravindra Jadeja, Dhruv Shorey, Chaitanya Bishnoi, Rituraj Gaikwad, Dwayne Bravo, Karn Sharma, Imran Tahir, Harbhajan Singh, Mitchell Santner, Shardul Thakur, Mohit Sharma, K M Asif, Deepak Chahar, N Jagadeesan, Scott Kuggeleijn.
Mumbai Indians Squad: Rohit Sharma (C), Quinton de Kock, Suryakumar Yadav, Yuvraj Singh, Kieron Pollard, Hardik Pandya, Krunal Pandya, Mitchell McClenaghan, Mayank Markande, Rahul Chahar, Jasprit Bumrah, Anmolpreet Singh, Siddhesh Lad, Ankul Roy, Evin Lewis, Pankaj Jaiswal, Ben Cutting, Ishan Kishan, Aditya Tare, Rasikh Salam, Barinder Sran, Jayant Yadav, Beuran Hendricks and Lasith Malinga.
Given the quality of players at the disposal, both teams will make life hard for each other throughout the contest and it should be a thrilling game of cricket decided by fine margins.