4ranews / Cricket / IPL 2021 Mumbai Indians vs Royal Challengers Bangalore, April 9 Match Prediction

IPL 2021 Mumbai Indians vs Royal Challengers Bangalore, April 9 Match Prediction

April 7, 2021, 9:35
405
IPL 2021 Mumbai Indians vs Royal Challengers Bangalore, April 9 Match Prediction

The first match of the 14th edition of Indian Premier League, IPL 2021, will be Mumbai Indians vs Royal Challengers Bangalore. It will be played at MA Chidambaram Stadium, Chepauk, Chennai, from 7:30 PM IST on April 9. The game pits 5-time IPL champions, and defending champions Mumbai Indians (MI) against a Royal Challengers Bangalore (RCB) side attempting to win their first-ever IPL title. With the T20 World Cup approaching, players on both sides would be eager to impress over the course of the season to secure their sports in their national team’s squads. A win here would be a good start.

Head-to-Head

Both sides have faced each other 29 times before now, with MI winning 19, and RCB winning 10 times.

IPL 2021 Mumbai Indians vs Royal Challengers Bangalore, April 9 Match Prediction

Match Predictions and Team Previews

Mumbai Indians are the most successful side in the IPL’s history. The Rohit Sharma-led team have won 3 of the last 4 IPL championships, and are defending IPL champions. Over the last 2 seasons, they won about 70% of all the matches they played in. Their wonderful batting line-up includes players like Rohit Sharma, Ishan Kishan, Suryakumar Yadav, Hardik Pandya, Quinton de Kock and Kieron Pollard. And their bowling line-up is just as impressive with Krunal Pandya, Rahul Chahar, and Jasprit Bumrah on the team. With this line-up, it’s no wonder they’ve been as successful as they have.

Virat Kohli’s Royal Challengers Bangalore’s quest for a first IPL title continues this year. They have come close with 3 appearances in the final but failed to clinch it all 3 times. The RCB team looks stronger than the one from last year, at least on paper. Whether it would be enough to win the title remains to be seen. Their performance in recent times has depended very heavily on the form of Virat Kohli and AB de Villiers, and RCB will be hoping to improve on that this season

Team News

Probable Mumbai Indians starting 11

  • Rohit Sharma (C)
  • Quinton de Kock (wk)
  • Suryakumar Yadav
  • Ishan Kishan
  • Kieron Pollard
  • Hardik Pandya
  • Krunal Pandya
  • Rahul Chahar
  • Trent Boult
  • Jasprit Bumrah
  • Dhawal Kulkarni/Nathan Coulter-Nile

Probable Royal Challengers Bangalore starting 11

  • Devdutt Padikkal
  • Virat Kohli (C)
  • AB de Villiers (wk)
  • Glenn Maxwell
  • Daniel Christian
  • Mohammed Azharuddeen
  • Washington Sundar
  • Mohammed Siraj
  • Navdeep Saini
  • Kane Richardson
  • Yuzvendra Chahal

Players to Watch

IPL 2021 Mumbai Indians vs Royal Challengers Bangalore, April 9 Match Prediction

MI vs RCB Betting

Mumbai Indians are favourites to win this match against this Royal Challengers Bangalore side. Their strong, and balanced line-up makes them very hard to beat, and we expect that to be the case here against an RCB side still trying to find the right balance.

Summary

MI vs RCB ushers in the much-awaited IPL 2021. Both teams would want to make good starts by winning this. There is enough quality on both sides to make this an exciting game to watch. Join on the excitement of this IPL season by betting on this opener, and other matches at 4rabet.

Rating:
(Rating: 0.00 , Votes: 0 )

Last posts

Chelsea Manchester United

November 28, 2021 4:30 pm

News Predictions
November 22, 2021, 12:00 825
Chelsea vs Manchester United Match Prediction: November 28, 2021

Contents1 Match Predictions and Betting Odds1.1 Chelsea vs Manchester United Match Prediction: Team News, Probable XI1.2 Key Players and Matchups2 Prediction Match Predictions and Betting Odds The head-to-head stats indicate that Machester United have faced Chelsea on 40 previous occasions in the English Premier League out of which both teams have won 14 times while […]

Dhawal Pagay
Manchester City Paris Saint-Germain

November 24, 2021 8:00 pm

News Predictions
November 22, 2021, 11:41 761
Manchester City vs Paris Saint-Germain Match Prediction: November 24, 2021

Contents1 Match Predictions and Betting Odds1.1 Manchester City vs Paris Saint-Germain Match Prediction: Team News, Probable XI1.2 Key Players and Matchups2 Prediction Match Predictions and Betting Odds The head-to-head stats indicate that Manchester City have won all of their five meetings against Paris Saint Germain in the UEFA Champions League, however, this record has been […]

Dhawal Pagay
Atletico Madrid AC Milan

November 24, 2021 9:00 pm

News Predictions
November 22, 2021, 10:24 776
Atletico Madrid vs AC Milan Match Prediction: November 24, 2021

Contents1 Match Predictions and Betting Odds1.1 Atletico Madrid vs AC Milan Match Prediction: Team News, Probable XI1.2 Key Players and Matchups2 Prediction Match Predictions and Betting Odds In the UEFA Champions League, Atletico Madrid have squared off against AC Milan on 4 previous occasions out of which, Atletico have won 3 fixtures, while Milan have […]

Dhawal Pagay
Barcelona Benfica

November 23, 2021 9:00 pm

News Predictions
November 19, 2021, 11:30 712
Barcelona vs Benfica Match Prediction: November 23, 2021

Contents1 Match Predictions and Betting Odds1.1 Barcelona vs Benfica Match Prediction: Team News, Probable XI1.2 Key Players and Matchups2 Prediction Match Predictions and Betting Odds Coming into this fixture, both Barcelona and Benfica are in a similar vein of form. Barcelona have managed to secure just 2 wins in their past 6 matches (2 losses, […]

Dhawal Pagay
Watford Manchester United

November 20, 2021 3:00 pm

News Predictions
November 19, 2021, 10:48 753
Watford vs Manchester United Match Prediction: November 20, 2021

Contents1 Match Predictions and Betting Odds1.1 Watford vs Manchester United Match Prediction: Team News, Probable XI1.2 Key Players and Matchups2 Prediction Match Predictions and Betting Odds Manchester United have been in woeful form coming into this fixture and have only managed to win 2 out of their past 5 matches in the English Premier League, […]

Dhawal Pagay
Sheriff Tiraspol Real Madrid

November 24, 2021 10:00 pm

News Predictions
November 18, 2021, 13:20 815
Sheriff Tiraspol vs Real Madrid Match Prediction: November 24, 2021

Contents1 Match Preview1.1 Sheriff Tiraspol1.2 Real Madrid2 Sheriff Tiraspol vs Real Madrid Match Odds3 Sheriff Tiraspol vs Real Madrid – Match Prediction Date & Time: November 24th, 2021 – 23:45 (IST) Venue: Bolshaya Sportivnaya Arena, Tiraspol. Sheriff Tiraspol will be looking to cause another huge upset as they host Real Madrid in front of their […]

Sam Hayes