IPL Live Streamings: Mumbai Face Confident Playing against Kings XI Punjab
Mumbai Indians has reserved the seat for IPL 2017 reaching the playoffs with 9 wins and 3 loss. In today match also MI is all set in the mood of taking off Kings XI Punjab at Wankhede Stadium on Thursday.
Mumbai Indians top of all the teams has lost the last match against Sunrise Hyderabad by seven wickets. But still in confidence to take KXIP. The team of KXIP on other hand is in the tough situation to anyhow win the remaining three matches to reach the cash-rich tournament.Looking towards the teams MI has much more advantage with stable players in the team as compared to Kings XI Punjab.
The batting department includes purple patch players Parthiv Petal, Jas Buttler, Rohit Sharma, Nitesh Rana, Hardik Pandya are well known to increase the run rates frequently, on other hand bowling department including veteran off-spinners Harbhajan Singh, Mitchell MCC Lenaghan and Jasprit Burman are also in good form. But the target of KXIP is to finish strong to win the match to play further IPL matches. KXIP is in do or die situation whereas MI aim to maintain the top position from the remaining playoff now having 18 points from 12 games.If KXIP lost against MI than the chance for KKR would be (16 points from 13 games), RPS (16 from 12 games) and defending champions SRH (15 points from 13 games) will reach directly to the playoffs without playing respective last league games.
If KXIP lost the match tonight there would be only 14 points for the team that won’t benefit them.