IPL 2020: Stage is all set for playoffs as Mumbai Indians take on Delhi Capitals in Qualifier 1

IPL 2020: Delhi Capitals defeated Royal Challengers Bangalore on Monday to seal the second spot in the points table thus qualifying for the playoffs. Meanwhile, RCB also qualified for the playoffs with a better run-rate than KKR and they are currently in third position in the points table.

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Also, if Sunrisers Hyderabad beat MI on Tuesday then they will book the fourth playoffs spot on the basis of better net run rate than Kolkata Knight Riders but if they fail to beat Mumbai, then KKR will go through.

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Notably, the Virat Kolhi-led team will either meet Kolkata Knight Riders or Sunrisers Hyderabad in the Eliminator of IPL 2020.

All you need to know about Qualifier 1 between Mumbai Indians & Delhi Capitals

Date: 5th November 2020

Time: 7:30 PM IST

Venue: Dubai International Stadium

Head-to-head record

Played MI Won DC Won Tie No Result
26 14 12 0 0

 

1 2008 2008 IPL Mumbai MI 29 runs Shaun Pollock – MI – 33 (15) and 2/16
2 2008 2008 IPL Delhi DC 5 wickets Dinesh Karthik – DC – 56* (32)
3 2009 2009 IPL East London DC 7 wickets Ashish Nehra – DC – 2/27
4 2009 2009 IPL Centurion DC 4 wickets Virender Sehwag – DC – 50 (27)
5 2010 2010 IPL Delhi MI 98 runs Sachin Tendulkar – MI – 63 (32)
6 2010 2010 IPL Mumbai MI 39 runs Kieron Pollard – MI – 45* (13)
7 2011 2011 IPL Delhi MI 8 wickets Lasith Malinga – MI – 5/13
8 2011 2011 IPL Mumbai MI 32 runs Ambati Rayudu – MI – 59 (39)
9 2012 2012 IPL Mumbai DC 7 wickets Shahbaz Nadeem – DC – 2/16
10 2012 2012 IPL Delhi DC 37 runs Virender Sehwag – DC – 73 (39)
11 2013 2013 IPL Mumbai MI 44 runs Dinesh Karthik – MI – 86 (48)
12 2013 2013 IPL Delhi DC 9 wickets Virender Sehwag – DC – 95* (57)
13 2014 2014 IPL Sharjah DC 6 wickets Murali Vijay – DC – 40 (34)
14 2014 2014 IPL Mumbai MI 15 runs Michael Hussey – MI – 56 (33)
15 2015 2015 IPL Delhi DC 37 runs Shreyas Iyer – DC – 83 (56)
16 2015 2015 IPL Mumbai MI 5 wickets Harbhajan Singh – MI – 2/11
17 2016 2016 IPL Delhi DC 10 runs Sanju Samson – DC – 60 (48)
18 2016 2016 IPL Visakhapatnam MI 80 runs Krunal Pandya – MI – 86 (37) and 2/15
19 2017 2017 IPL Mumbai MI 14 runs Mitchell McClenaghan – MI – 3/24
20 2017 2017 IPL Delhi MI 146 runs Lendl Simmons – MI – 66 (43)
21 2018 2018 IPL Mumbai DC 7 wickets Jason Roy – DC – 91* (53)
22 2018 2018 IPL Delhi DC 11 runs Amit Mishra – DC – 3/19
23 2019 2019 IPL Mumbai DC 37 runs Rishabh Pant- DC- 78* (27)
24 2019 2019 IPL Delhi MI 40 runs Hardik Pandya – 32 (15)
25 2020 2020 IPL Abu Dhabi MI 5 Wickets Quinton De Kock – MI -53(36)
26 2020 2020 IPL Dubai MI 9 Wickets Ishan Kishan – MI – 72(47)

 

Interesting facts:

  • Mumbai Indians, who are defending their title, have won four IPL titles (2013, 2015, 2017, 2019) which is the most by any team in the cash-rich league.
  • Delhi Capitals are one of the three franchises who have never won the Indian PremierLeague title. The other teams who have never laid their hands on the coveted trophy are Royal Challengers Bangalore and Kings XI Punjab.
  • MI and DC locked horns twice in the IPL 2020 group stage and both the times Mumbai outplayed Delhi.
  • MI have played five IPL finals till date.
  • DC have qualified for the playoffs stage for four times (2008, 2009, 2019, 2020) but they have never appeared in IPL final.

SQUADS

Mumbai Indians:
Rohit Sharma (c), Quinton de Kock (wk), Digvijay Deshmukh, Aditya Tare (wk), Saurabh Tiwary, Jasprit Bumrah, Krunal Pandya, Kieron Pollard, Rahul Chahar, Chris Lynn, Hardik Pandya, Sherfane Rutherford, Anmolpreet Singh, Mohsin Khan, Mitchell McClenaghan, Prince Balwant Rai, Anukul Roy, Ishan Kishan, Dhawal Kulkarni, Trent Boult, Jayant Yadav, Suryakumar Yadav, Nathan Coulter-Nile, James Pattinson

Delhi Capitals: Prithvi Shaw, Shikhar Dhawan, Shreyas Iyer (C), Rishabh Pant (wk), Marcus Stoinis, Shimron Hetmyer, Harshal Patel, Ravichandran Ashwin, Praveen Dubey, Kagiso Rabada, Anrich Nortje, Ajinkya Rahane, Mohit Sharma, Axar Patel, Alex Carey, Avesh Khan, Sandeep Lamichhane, Keemo Paul, Tushar Deshpande, Daniel Sams, Lalit Yadav