IPL10: Kolkata Knight Riders vs Mumbai Indians

- Ashish Gera   19-05-2017


Match scheduled to begin at 8:00pm local time

KKR and Mumbai will face each other in 2nd qualifier of IPL10 in Bangalore. Kolkata have won their previous match against SRH to register 7 wicket win whereas Mumbai lost their previous match but on the other hand Mumbai is the only team to beat KKR in both the league matches against them, but KKR this time is back on track with a confident win.

The winner of this match between Kolkata and Mumbai will register a spot in finals of IPl10. If there is a situation of rain and the match is called off Mumbai Indians will enter the final as they are ahead of KKR on points table.

Kolkata will rely on their batting line up as they have looked good chasing down the target so far in the league. Mumbai is well known for their all-round performance, players like Hardik Pandaya and Pollard will have a huge role to play. Nitish Rana the man in form is likely to return as Ambati Rayudu failed to score runs in previous match. Mumbai will need to focus on their batting as their middle batting order collapsed against Pune in the previous game.
KKR will have a upper hand in the match as their team consist of players which can turn the game as well as they are confident with a win in previous game. Mumbai may only win if they improve with bat.