Ind T20 League 2024, Match 20: DEL vs MUM Preview and Fantasy Prediction

By Real11 - Apr 6 2024 899 Views

Ind T20 League 2024

Match 20: MUM vs DEL


In the ongoing 2024 Ind T20 League, we've witnessed some remarkable displays of hitting and thrilling contests. However, it's surprising to see two prominent teams in the competition's history, Mumbai (MUM) and Delhi (DEL), struggling to find their form.

Out of the two, DEL managed to secure a victory against the reigning champions, Chennai (CHE). Yet, for their fans, it must be frustrating to see them defeat a potential title contender only to lose in their other three matches.

MUM showcased an excellent performance in their opening game against Gujarat (GUJ) but unfortunately ended up on the losing side. Their new captain, Hardik Pandya, is still searching for his first win in his new role.

There was a palpable sense of excitement and relief among MUM fans when it was announced that Suryakumar Yadav, also known as 'SKY,' had joined the squad for the first time this season. Yadav is renowned for his ability to strike the ball cleanly and is one of the best in the business. Despite not being at full fitness due to an ankle injury, with the Impact Sub rule in place, we can expect him to make an impact with the bat in this game.

Jasprit Bumrah, who has remained wicketless in his last two games, will also be eager to contribute and help his team secure a victory. MUM have other key players such as opener Rohit Sharma, captain Hardik Pandya, and spinner Piyush Chawla, who need to step up their performances.

On the other hand, DEL had a poor start with the ball in their previous game against Kolkata (KOL) and struggled to recover. However, in the final over of the innings, Ishant Sharma salvaged the situation by taking two wickets and conceding only eight runs, preventing the opposition from setting a record Ind T20 League team total.

In their chase, DEL had to deal with the pressure of chasing a target of over 270 runs. Despite half-centuries from Rishabh Pant and Tristan Stubbs, Ricky Ponting's side fell short by a massive 106 runs.

Ponting and Pant will urge their players to put that disappointing performance behind them and concentrate on the upcoming clash against a vulnerable MUM team on Sunday afternoon.

Overall, both teams possess talented players, but they must now strive to register a victory and regain their momentum in the tournament.

Match Details

Match: MUM vs DEL, 20th Match, Indian T20 League 2024

Date: Sunday, April 07, 2024

3:30 PM

Wankhede Stadium, Mumbai

Pitch and Weather Report

This pitch demands caution from the batters, especially at the beginning of their innings. The ball is expected to turn, and the fast bowlers will also find some assistance. Chasing down a total of 175 or more in the second innings will be a daunting task.

The match is scheduled for this afternoon and evening under clear skies, with the temperature consistently above 30 degrees. The humidity levels will remain below 30% throughout the game, posing no significant challenges in that regard.

MUM vs DEL Squads

MUM: Rohit Sharma, Tim David, Ishan Kishan, Vishnu Vinod, Nehal Wadhera, Suryakumar Yadav, Dewald Brevis, Piyush Chawla, Shreyas Gopal, Anshul Kamboj, Mohammad Nabi, Shams Mulani, Hardik Pandya (c), Romario Shepherd, Tilak Varma, Jasprit Bumrah, Gerald Coetzee, Kumar Kartikeya, Akash Madhwal, Arjun Tendulkar, Nuwan Thushara, Naman Dhir, Shivalik Sharma, Luke Wood, Kwena Maphaka 

DEL: David Warner, Abishek Porel, Ricky Bhui, Yash Dhull, Shai Hope, Prithvi Shaw, Tristan Stubbs, Kumar Kushagra, Swastik Chikara, Ishant Sharma, Jhye Richardson, Rasikh Dar Salam, Vicky Ostwal, Anrich Nortje, Mukesh Kumar, Kuldeep Yadav, Praveen Dubey, Khaleel Ahmed, Sumit Kumar, Axar Patel, Mitchell Marsh, Lalit Yadav, Rishabh Pant (c), Jake Fraser-McGurk

MUM vs DEL Probable Playing XIs

MUM: Ishan Kishan (wk), Rohit Sharma, Suryakumar Yadav, Tilak Varma, Naman Dhir, Hardik Pandya (c), Tim David, Gerald Coetzee, Piyush Chawla, Jasprit Bumrah, Akash Madhwal

DEL: Prithvi Shaw, David Warner, Mitchell Marsh, Rishabh Pant (c) (wk), Tristan Stubbs, Axar Patel, Sumit Kumar, Rasikh Salam, Anrich Nortje, Ishant Sharma, Khaleel Ahmed

Match Prediction 

Both MUM and DEL have had a slower start than anticipated in the 2024 Ind T20 League. However, it wouldn't be surprising if either team manages to turn things around and make a strong comeback, potentially securing a spot in the later stages of the tournament. With the return of Suryakumar Yadav to the MUM lineup, he is expected to have a significant impact, leading us to predict a victory for the home team.

Our prediction is that MUM will emerge as the winners.


Suggested Playing XI Real11 Fantasy Cricket

Team 1

Team 2

- Advertisement -

This game involves an element of financial risk and may be addictive. Please play responsibly at your own risk.
This game is applicable for people 18+ only.