Mumbai: The 59th match of IPL 2022 is to be played between 5-time champions Mumbai Indians and defending champions Chennai Super Kings at the Wankhede Stadium. When these two teams face each other, the excitement of the match will be at its peak. Mumbai Indians are already out of the race for the playoffs after losing 9 matches this season, so their eyes will be on spoiling the game of the rest of the teams.
Mumbai can start it against Dhoni’s Chennai Super Kings. CSK are on the verge of being knocked out of the playoff race. If they face defeat at the hands of Mumbai Indians, Chennai will become the second team to be out of IPL 2022, while if Dhoni’s team manages to beat Mumbai, they will jump three places in the points table to 6th. Will reach the top.
‘El Clasico’ of IPL will be exciting
Chennai Super Kings vs Mumbai Indians match is known as ‘El Clasico’ of IPL. So far, these two teams have faced each other 33 times in this colorful league, in which Mumbai has won 19 times and Chennai has won 14 times. This will be the second meeting of MI and CSK in IPL 2022.
In the first match played between Mumbai Indians and Chennai Super Kings this season, CSK won by 3 wickets. In that match, Dhoni snatched the match from Mumbai’s mouth in the last over. Even today, there will be hope for an exciting match between the two teams.
One loss and CSK out
IPL 2022 hasn’t been a good journey so far for four-time champions Chennai Super Kings. So far, the team has faced 4 wins and 7 losses in 11 matches. Jadeja was appointed the captain of the team before the start of the season, while Dhoni took the reins in the middle of the season. Now every match for Chennai is ‘do or die’.
If Chennai wins the next three matches, they can reach 14 points and remain in the race for the playoffs, but a defeat from here could take them out of this race. Mumbai Indians have become the first team to be out of this race, so they can spoil the game of CSK.