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Mumbai Indians vs Chennai Super Kings, IPL 2021 Preview

Ultimately, the match will depend on the spinners on both sides who will be expected to use the help of the pitch to spin a web around the batsman but both teams possess an array of players who on their day can single-handedly turn the fortune of the match.

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New Delhi: Defending champions Mumbai Indians (MI) will face Chennai Super Kings (CSK) on Saturday (May 1) at the Arun Jaitley Stadium in the Indian Premier League (IPL) in New Delhi. The clash between the two teams has always been one of the most eye-catching clashes in the tournament

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CSK have put their previous season’s miseries behind them as they are top of the table with the team performing brilliantly in all facets of the game. Ruturaj Gaikwad and Faf Du Palessis are back in form while Moeen Ali and Suresh Raina have also performed fairly well.

However, the star of the team is undoubtedly all-rounder Ravindra Jadeja who can’t seem to put a foot wrong. The left hander took Harshal Patel to the cleaners in the match against RCB and has also shone with the ball and in the field.

Meanwhile, Mumbai Indians have had a mixed start to their campaign as they sit fourth on the table. The team has shown flashes of brilliance and collapse and are hard to judge this year. Suryakumar Yadav continues to be in good form while Jasprit Bumrah and Trent Boult have displayer excellent skills with the bowl.

Rohit Sharma’s men dropped Ishan Kishan in the last match as they looked to accommodate Jayant Yadav on a spin friendly pitch at New Delhi.

Ultimately, the match will depend on the spinners on both sides who will be expected to use the help of the pitch to spin a web around the batsman but both teams possess an array of players who on their day can single-handedly turn the fortune of the match.