Delhi Capitals (DC) vs Mumbai Indians (MI) Dream11 Prediction, Fantasy Cricket Tips, Playing XI, Pitch Report, Dream11 Team, Injury Update of VIVO IPL 2021. Both the teams are in excellent recent form, Delhi Capitals are second on the points table while Mumbai Indians stand just below them on the table.
DC vs MI VIVO IPL 2021 Match 13 Details:
The thirteenth match of VIVO Indian Premier League (IPL) 2021 is set to be played on 20th April between Delhi Capitals (DC) and Mumbai Indians (MI) at M.A Chidambaram Stadium, Chennai (Chepauk).
The game is scheduled to start at 07:30 PM IST and the live streaming can be seen on Star Sports network as well as Hotstar while the live scores and updates can be tracked on the Cricknewz.com website.
DC vs MI VIVO IPL 2021 Match 13 Preview:
The thirteenth match of VIVO IPL 2021 will be played between Delhi Capitals and Mumbai Indians at M.A Chidambaram Stadium, Chennai. Both the teams have played 3 games by far in this season of VIVO IPL. Delhi Capitals and Mumbai Indians are sitting in the upper half of the points table by winning 2 games each and will try to gain a lead over their opponent by winning this game.
Delhi Capitals have won 2 out of their 3 matches they have played by far in this season and must be eyeing their third victory in the tournament against a strong Mumbai Indians side. In their last game against Punjab Kings, Delhi Capitals hunted down a large total while chasing. After winning the toss, skipper Rishabh Pant decided to bowl first in answer to which Punjab Kings piled up a huge target of 196 runs. In the bowling department, Kagiso Rabada, Chris Woakes, Avesh Khan, and Lukman Meriwala picked a wicket each.
While chasing this large target, Delhi Capitals got off to a terrific start. Prithvi Shaw scored 32 runs off just 17 deliveries while experienced player Shikhar Dhawan, once again, showed his scoring intent and played a match-winning knock of 92 runs off 49 deliveries, including 13 fours and 2 huge sixes and also became the Player of the Match for his outstanding show with the bat.
All-rounder Marcus Stoinis played a crucial knock of 27 runs from 13 balls and led the team to a comfortable win. There is not much scope of changes in the playing XI and the team is likely to continue with their winning combination.
Talking about Mumbai Indians, this team also has won two out of three games in this season till now. This team has won its last two games and will be looking for a hat-trick of victories. The biggest positive for this team has been their strong bowling department. In their last game against Sunrisers Hyderabad, after winning the toss, captain Rohit Sharma decided to bat first.
Openers Quinton de Kock and Rohit Sharma gave their team a positive start at the top. Rohit Sharma scored 32 runs off 25 deliveries while Quinton De Kock played an impactful knock of 40 runs off 39 deliveries. The middle-order of Mumbai Indians, once again, failed to perform and this resulted in a below-par total for the team. With the help of 35 runs off 22 deliveries from the explosive all-rounder Kieron Pollard, the team reached a total of 150 runs.
While defending this total, initially the bowlers of Mumbai Indians proved to be expensive against the blazing guns of Hyderabad’s explosive duo David Warner and Jonny Bairstow. As soon as the openers of Sunrisers Hyderabad departed, Mumbai Indians made an unexpected comeback and bowled the entire team out for 137 runs with 2 balls to spare, and registered the victory by 13 runs.
Trent Boult and Rahul Chahar picked 3 wickets each while Jasprit Bumrah and Krunal Pandya got one wicket each. Two crucial run-outs from the veteran all-rounder Hardik Pandya were also among the notable performances.
Out of 28 clashes between Delhi Capitals (DC) and Mumbai Indians (MI) in VIVO IPL, Delhi won 12 games while Mumbai won 16 games. More recently, in the last edition of VIVO IPL, Mumbai Indians won all four games against Delhi Capitals.
DC vs MI VIVO IPL 2021 Match 13 Weather Report:
The ambient temperature will be around 30 degree Celsius. The precipitation chances are very low with around 72% humidity.
DC vs MI VIVO IPL 2021 Match 13 Pitch Report:
The pitch at Chepauk is helping bowlers and low targets have been defended at Chepauk till now in this season of VIVO IPL. As both the teams have quality bowling, the match is expected to favour the bowlers once again.
Average first innings score:
The average first inning score at Chepauk is 162 runs.
Record of chasing teams:
The chasing team have won 53.3% of the games at Chepauk.
DC vs MI VIVO IPL 2021 Match 13 Injury Updates and Availability News:
Spinner Shams Mulani has got a place in the squad of Delhi Capitals as a short-term replacement of Axar Patel.
DC vs MI VIVO IPL 2021 Match 13 Probable XIs:
Delhi Capitals: Prithvi Shaw, Shikhar Dhawan, Steven Smith, Rishabh Pant (c), Marcus Stoinis, Lalit Yadav, Chris Woakes, Ravichandran Ashwin, Kagiso Rabada, Avesh Khan, Lukman Meriwala
Bench: Shimron Hetmyer, Amit Mishra, Ishant Sharma, Umesh Yadav, Sam Billings, Praveen Dubey, Aniruddha Joshi, Vishnu Vinod, Manimaran Siddharth, Shams Mulani, Ripal Patel, Tom Curran, Ajinkya Rahane
Mumbai Indians: Rohit Sharma (c), Quinton de Kock, Suryakumar Yadav, Ishan Kishan, Hardik Pandya, Kieron Pollard, Krunal Pandya, Rahul Chahar, Adam Milne, Jasprit Bumrah, Trent Boult
Bench: Marco Jansen, Piyush Chawla, Dhawal Kulkarni, Saurabh Tiwary, Aditya Tare, Chris Lynn, Nathan Coulter-Nile, Jayant Yadav, James Neesham, Anmolpreet Singh, Anukul Roy, Mohsin Khan, Arjun Tendulkar, Yudhvir Singh
DC vs MI VIVO IPL 2021 Top Picks for Dream11 Prediction And Fantasy Cricket Tips:
Shikhar Dhawan is in golden form with the bat, he scored 92 runs in the last game and is also excellent on the field, thus a must pick in the fantasy team. He is also a safe multiplier pick here.
Prithvi Shaw is also carrying a brilliant form and by far has scored 106 runs in three innings of this season’s VIVO IPL.
Kagiso Rabada is a consistent wicket-taking option for Delhi Capitals and is capable of picking multiple wickets for his team at crucial intervals.
Rohit Sharma is in positive touch with the bat and will be eyeing to play a substantial knock for his team in this match as he has failed to convert the starts he got so far. He also holds the record of second-highest run-scorer against Delhi Capitals wherein he has scored a total of 818 runs at an average of 32.72.
Surya Kumar Yadav failed to perform in the last game and will look to make a comeback in this game by piling up quick runs for his side at the top.
Jasprit Bumrah is looking in decent touch with the ball and holds a promising record against Delhi wherein he has grabbed 18 wickets in 15 innings against them so far in VIVO IPL.
DC vs MI VIVO IPL 2021 Match 13 Captain and Vice-Captain Choices:
Captain – Rohit Sharma, Surya Kumar Yadav
Vice-Captain – Prithvi Shaw, Trent Boult
Suggested Playing XI No.1 for DC vs MI VIVO IPL 2021 Dream11 Team:
Keeper – Quinton de Kock, Ishan Kishan
Batsmen – Rohit Sharma (C), Prithvi Shaw (VC), Shikhar Dhawan, Surya Kumar Yadav
All-rounder – Chris Woakes
Bowlers – Trent Boult, Jaspreet Bumrah, Rahul Chahar, Avesh Khan
Suggested Playing XI No.2 for DC vs MI VIVO IPL 2021 Dream11 Team:
Keepers – Rishabh Pant, Ishan Kishan
Batsmen – Surya Kumar Yadav (C), Shikhar Dhawan, Steven Smith, Rohit Sharma, Prithvi Shaw
All-rounder – Chris Woakes
Bowlers – Trent Boult (VC), Avesh Khan, Rahul Chahar
DC vs MI VIVO IPL 2021 Match 13 Expert Advice:
The suggested combination for this match is 2-4-1-4. Marcus Stoinis can be tried in the second team by replacing one of the batsmen. Shikhar Dhawan can be tried as a captain in the small league teams.
DC vs MI VIVO IPL 2021 Match 13 Probable Winners:
Mumbai Indians are the probable winners for this match.