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IPL 2017 Match 51 MI vs KXIP: Preview, Prediction and Head to Head

MI vs KXIP Head to Head IPL 2017 Match 51

51st Match of Indian Premier League (IPL) 2017 will be played between Mumbai Indians (MI) and Kings XI Punjab (KXIP) at Wankhede Stadium, Mumbai on 11th May. High scoring match can be seen and dew factor will come into consideration so team winning toss will like to chase.

Mumbai Indians is at the top of the points table with 18 points in 12 matches played. They had more likely to finish on the top spot but they will definitely get the top 2; this will give them two chances to qualify for the final. Winning this match will secure their top place. Mumbai Indians had to the best combination and good replacement also. Although they had lost their previous match against Sunrisers Hyderabad by 7 wickets they will be confident of their performance so far in the tournament. Rohit Sharma is back in the form, as seen in last match where he scored 67 of 45 balls. Jos Buttler will be leaving for joining England team for ODI matches against South Africa; MI had found Lendl Simmons as his replacement. Krunal Pandya has missed the last match, will miss this match also due to hip injury despite of practising in nets as Mitchell McClenaghan said “Probably better not to take a risk." So we can see unchanged playing XI for Mumbai Indians.

Kings XI Punjab has to win all the matches to have chances to qualify for the playoffs; who is currently at the 5th position with 12 points in 12 matches. KXIP managed to win the thrilling match against Kolkata Knight Riders with 14 runs; they had to pull off two more matches to have chances to be in top four of points table. Playing XI can see few changes as Swapnil Singh and Matt Henry were expensive and bowled at an economy of 9.5 and 10.33. Matt Henry can be replaced by West Indies all-rounder Darren Sammy.

Head to Head: MI vs KXIP

MI and KXIP had played 19 times against each other but Mumbai Indians managed to get a lead of one wins when they played against each other this season; MI had 10 wins while KXIP had 9 wins.

Date Winner Won By Venue
25th April, 2008 Kings XI Punjab 66 Runs Mohali
21st May, 2008 Kings XI Punjab 1 Run Mumbai
29th April, 2009 Kings XI Punjab 3 Runs Durban
12th May, 2009 Mumbai Indians 8 Wickets Centurion
30th March, 2010 Mumbai Indians 4 Wickets Mumbai
9th April, 2010 Kings XI Punjab 6 Wickets Mohali
2nd May, 2011 Mumbai Indians 23 Runs Mumbai
10th May, 2011 Kings XI Punjab 76 Runs Mohali
22nd April, 2012 Kings XI Punjab 6 Wickets Mumbai
25th April, 2012 Mumbai Indians 4 Wickets Mohali
29th April, 2013 Mumbai Indians 4 Runs Mumbai
18th May, 2013 Kings XI Punjab 50 Runs Dharamsala
3rd May, 2014 Mumbai Indians 5 Wickets Mumbai
21st May, 2014 Mumbai Indians 7 Wickets Mohali
12th April, 2015 Kings XI Punjab 18 Runs Mumbai
3rd May, 2015 Mumbai Indians 23 Runs Mohali
25th April, 2016 Mumbai Indians 25 Runs Mohali
13th May, 2016 Kings XI Punjab 7 Wickets Visakhapatnam
20th April, 2017 Mumbai Indians 8 Wickets Indore

Match Details: IPL 2017 Match 51: MI vs KXIP

Venue: Wankhede Stadium, Mumbai
Date: 11th May, 2017
Time: 8:00 pm (IST)

Toss: Mumbai Indians won the toss and elected to bowl first

Result: Kings XI Punjab won by 7 Runs

Man of the Match: Wriddhiman Saha

Playing XI for MI: Lendl Simmons, Parthiv Patel(w), Nitish Rana, Rohit Sharma(c), Hardik Pandya, Kieron Pollard, Karn Sharma, Harbhajan Singh, Mitchell McClenaghan, Jasprit Bumrah, Lasith Malinga

Playing XI for KXIP: Manan Vohra, Martin Guptill, Shaun Marsh, Wriddhiman Saha(w), Glenn Maxwell(c), Axar Patel, Rahul Tewatia, Matt Henry, Mohit Sharma, Ishant Sharma, Sandeep Sharma