Already 1-0 up Pakistan just needs a win in the second Test to take an unassailable lead in the three-match series.
Kolkata Knight Riders won the match by 17 runs when they last played Sunrisers Hyderabad.
Both teams languish in the bottom half of the points table.
Mumbai Indians need only two wins to qualify for the playoffs.
RPS had won the match when the two teams last met in the tournament this year.
This will be the first match at Mohali this season.
Delhi Daredevils have won only two matches in the season thus far.
The team with better bowling on the day shall prevail in the battle for survival between two batting-heavy lineups.
Both teams come into the game riding on impressive wins against strong oppositions.
Both teams have suffered a defeat in their previous matches.