Within the 20th match of the IPL 2020, the defending champions Mumbai Indians (MI) are taking part in towards Rajasthan Royals (RR) at Sheikh Zayed Cricket Stadium (Abu Dhabi).
Whereas Rohit Sharma-led Mumbai Indians are taking part in their sixth match of this IPL season, Steven Smith-led Rajasthan Royals are taking part in their fifth match on this IPL version. The defending champions are at the moment standing within the second place within the IPL 2020 factors desk with 6 factors (three wins and a pair of loses). In the meantime, the inaugural IPL champions Rajasthan Royals are at the moment standing within the fifth place in the identical factors desk with Four factors (2 wins and a pair of loses).
Since Rajasthan Royals returned to the IPL in 2018 after finishing their two-year suspension interval, they’ve by no means misplaced towards Mumbai Indians as they’re at the moment operating with the 4-match profitable streak on this contest. The Mumbai franchise beat Rajasthan franchise for the final time on 1st Could 2015 at Mumbai the place the hosts received by eight runs.
IPL 2020, Match 20: Mumbai Indians vs Rajasthan Royals (MI vs RR) – Toss Report
Mumbai Indians captain Rohit Sharma received the toss and determined to bat first. MI haven’t made any adjustments of their taking part in XI.
Rohit stated after profitable the toss, “We’ll bat first. Seems a great pitch, performed fairly effectively in our first match right here. There are issues now we have performed very effectively, now we have been constant up to now – now we have no adjustments in our taking part in XI.”
However, Rajasthan Royals captain Steven Smith confirmed their three adjustments within the taking part in XI. Kartik Tyagi, Yashaasvi Jaiswal and Ankit Rajpoot changed Robin Uthappa, Jaydev Unadkat and Riyan Parag.
Smith stated, “Now we have three adjustments tonight – Jaiswal is in, Rajpoot is again in and Tyagi makes his debut. Seems a wonderful wicket, wasn’t positive as to what to do on the toss – now, we’re bowling first, must do the fundamentals effectively.”
IPL 2020, Match 20: Mumbai Indians vs Rajasthan Royals (MI vs RR) – Enjoying XIs
Mumbai Indians (MI): Rohit Sharma (C), Quinton de Kock (wk), Suryakumar Yadav, Ishan Kishan, Hardik Pandya, Kieron Pollard, Krunal Pandya, James Pattinson, Rahul Chahar, Trent Boult, Jasprit Bumrah
Rajasthan Royals (RR): Jos Buttler (wk), Yashasvi Jaiswal, Steven Smith (C), Sanju Samson, Mahipal Lomror, Rahul Tewatia, Tom Curran, Jofra Archer, Shreyas Gopal, Ankit Rajpoot, Kartik Tyagi