IPL 2019: Match 15, Mumbai Indians vs Chennai Super Kings – Statistical Preview
All the key stats and numbers ahead of the clash between the most successful teams in the IPL.
Published - Apr 2, 2019 11:56 pm | Updated - Apr 2, 2019 11:56 pm
Mumbai Indians will be hosting the Chennai Super Kings in a key fixture on Wednesday at the Wankhede Stadium. Both the teams have won three IPL titles apiece and their rivalry is one of the most talked subjects in the league. Mumbai lost two of their three matches thus far while the defending champions CSK won all the three matches they played thus far. This game will be a crucial one for MI who are looking to gain some winning momentum.
All the key stats and numbers ahead of the clash between the most successful teams in the IPL:
3 – Chennai Super Kings won each of the three matches they played at the Wankhede Stadium in Mumbai during the previous edition. The CSK team have won three of their last four IPL matches against Mumbai Indians in Mumbai.
5 – Dwayne Bravo has dismissed Rohit Sharma on five occasions in the IPL; all the five were “caught” dismissals. Rohit has scored 75 runs from 66 deliveries with ten boundaries against Bravo in this league.
12.67 – MS Dhoni’s batting average in the IPL against Jasprit Bumrah. The CSK skipper scored only 38 runs from 35 balls against Bumrah in this league and has been dismissed on three occasions.
23 – Lasith Malinga has claimed 23 wickets in the IPL against the Chennai Super Kings which are the 2nd most by any player against them. The current CSK player Harbhajan Singh has claimed 24 wickets against them till the 2015 edition. Malinga’s 23 wickets came across 17 matches at an average of 19.3.
27 – Dwayne Bravo’s 27 wickets in the IPL against the Mumbai Indians are the most for any player. Bravo picked those wickets across 15 IPL games at an average of 15.03.
44.91 – Suresh Raina’s batting average of 44.91 in the Twenty20 format at the Wankhede is the 2nd best for any player behind Virat Kohli’s 86.5. (Min: 300 runs) Raina scored 539 runs from 17 innings with help of three fifties at this venue.
99 – Number of wickets for Dwayne Bravo in the IPL for the Chennai Super Kings. He needs one more wicket to become the first player to claim 100 IPL wickets for CSK.
606 – Runs aggregated by Rohit Sharma in the IPL against CSK; the 2nd most by any player against them behind Virat Kohli’s 738 runs. Rohit averages 30.03 against CSK having scored six fifties across 23 innings. Rohit has three fifties from his previous six IPL matches against CSK.
3998 – MS Dhoni needs two more runs to complete 4000 runs for the Chennai Super Kings in Twenty20 format. Only Suresh Raina (5071) has scored more T20 runs for CSK than Dhoni.