IPL 2020 KKR vs MI Today’s Match Prediction: The 5th match of Dream 11 IPL 2020 will be played between Kolkata Knight Riders and Mumbai Indians in Abu Dhabi from 07:30 pm today. Mumbai Indians have lost their first game of this season against the Chennai Super Kings and now they will try to get their momentum by securing a win against the Kolkata Knight Riders. MI can’t afford to lose another game as two consecutive losses in the beginning of the tournament can put psychological pressure on the team. At the same time, KKR will do their best to start the season with a win. The ball by ball update of the game will be available on cricdaddy IPL 2020 KKR vs MI LIVE Updates form 7 pm tonight.
This will be a champions clash because both the teams are charged up with big players. Mumbai Indians have devastating players like Rohit Sharma, Quinton Dickock, Kieran Pollard, Hardik Pandya and Jaspreet Burah in the team while Kolkata Knight Riders have sublime stars like Sunil Narine, Eoin Morgan, Dinesh Karthik, Pat Cummins and Andre Russell. It’s unfair to predict a winner between the two but the KKR side definitely looks more promising.
Weather & Pitch Report
The weather will be perfectly clear in Sheikh Zayed Cricket Stadium in Abu Dhabi. Dew will again play an important role in the game and will benefit the team playing second. Sheikh Zayed Cricket Stadium is completely different compared to Sharjah. It is a very huge ground according to the size, making it difficult to hit out of the ground. Will a little grass present on the pitch fast bowlers are likely to get help here. Pacers will play the key role in the game tonight.
Kolkata Knight Riders Expected Playing XI
Eoin Morgan, Dinesh Karthik, Rahul Tripathi, Andre Russell, Pat Cummins, Sunil Narine, Shubman Gill, Nitish Rana, Kuldeep Yadav, Shivam Mavi and the Prasiddha Krishna.
Mumbai Indians Expected Playing XI
Rohit Sharma, Kieran Pollard, Quinton De Kock, Suryakumar Yadav, Saurabh Tiwari, Hardik Pandya, Krunal Pandya, James Pattinson, Rahul Chahar, Jasprit Bumrah and Trent Boult.