IPL 2018, MI vs SRH match preview: Can Rohit Sharma gift a win to Sachin Tendulkar?

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Its Match number 23 between Mumbai Indians and SunRisers Hyderabad at the Wankhede Stadium on Tuesday which will begin at 20:00 IST.

In the early days of the latest edition of Indian Premier League, SunRisers Hyderabad looked unstoppable after they won three games back-to-back and the last two games, SRH faced loses against Kings Xi Punjab and Chennai Super Kings

Both SunRisers Hyderabad and Mumbai Indians have played five matches each till now. And, as the Points table shows, Mumbai Indians are in the bottom two with just one win and two points. On the other hand, SRH are at number four with six points.

SRH’s Rashid Khan and other bowler performed outstandingly in the first three matches, restricting their opponents below the score of 150.

Kane Williamson-led team will now be looking to regain their dominance in the League when they face Rohit Sharma’s brigade in Mumbai.

Meanwhile, Mumbai Indians, which was being considered as one of the strongest team amongst all is now facing trouble in marking in the top four spots of the Points table.

Match Predictions – It is expected that SRH’s Bhuvneshwar Kumar may not play in this match and Sandeep Sharma be brought in and as replacement. Sandeep also performed well in the last match he played for SRH.

And Shikhar Dhawan could again prove to be a match winner for SRH, who missed last match after he got hit by ball on his elbow and was retired hurt.

On papers, SunRisers Hyderabad and Mumbai Indians have played 11 matches together and SRH came victorious on 6 occasions while MI won 5 matches.

Mumbai Indians Mayank Markande is one of the leading wicket takers of this season and definitely will be watched out in today’s match.

However, team Mumbai Indians will be looking to dedicate and gift a win to Master Blaster Sachin Tendulkar on his 45th birthday.

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