Syed Mushtaq Ali Trophy 2019-20: Haryana vs Mumbai, Group D, Round 2 – Dream11 Fantasy Cricket Tips – Playing XI, Pitch Report & Injury Update

Siddhesh Lad picked five wickets with the ball against Mizoram. He could be entrusted to deliver again and he also bats at four.

Suryakumar Yadav. (Photo: IANS)

Match Details:

The Round 2 match of Group D in Syed Mushtaq Ali Trophy 2019-20 will be played between Haryana and Mumbai at the Wankhede Stadium, Mumbai.

The match starts at 2:00 PM local time & IST. It will be live on Star Sports 2 and Star Sports 2 HD. Live streaming will be available on Hotstar.


Preview for Dream11 Fantasy

The Group D game of the Syed Mushtaq Ali Trophy will be played between Haryana and Mumbai. The two stalwarts will lock horns at the prestigious Wankhede stadium in Mumbai. Mumbai is certainly going to have the upper hand in the encounter as the side has won the Syed Mushtaq Ali Trophy thrice. On the other hand, Haryana will be eager to deliver consistent performances to clinch their maiden trophy.

Suryakumar Yadav, who is delivered phenomenal batting performances in the last 10 matches will be eager to lead the Mumbai team from the front. Yadav amassed 360 runs in the 10 matches at an impressive average of 51.42 last season. Youngster Jay Bista has also shown his potential in the last three matches in the format. The 23-year-old has gathered 112 runs in three matches at an average of 56.00.

On the other hand, Mumbai will be facing a formidable bowling attack of Haryana comprising Amit Mishra and Sumit Kumar. Amit Mishra, who has vast experience to his name scalped 13 wickets in the 10 matches at an economy of 7.82 in the previous season. He has been assisted by Sumit Kumar, who picked 12 wickets in his last 7 matches of the tournament in 2018-19.

Weather Condition/Report:

There’s no possibility of showers to interrupt the match. Mumbai will experience hazy sunshine tomorrow with the temperature level hovering around 30 degrees Celcius. However, the air condition is expected to turn hazy and humid as the day progresses.

Pitch Condition/Report:

The wicket at Wankhede is known to offer help to both pacers and spinners. The pitch is expected to assist the turn for spinners. Moreover, pacers are also expected to get help from the pitch in the initial part of the day. The new ball will favour the bowlers but the pitch will tend to ease out and favour batsmen as the innings progresses further.

Average first innings score: NA (Only 1 match played this season so far)

Record of chasing teams: NA

Injury and Availability News:

Yuzvendra Chahal is not available for this match with him being part of India squad for Bangladesh T20Is.

Probable Playing XIs for Dream11 Fantasy:


Himanshu Rana, Chaitanya Bishnoi, Yashu Sharma, Nitin Saini (C & WK), Ankit Kumar, Rahul Tewatia, Sumit Kumar, Jayant Yadav, Amit Mishra, Arun Chaprana, Ashish Hooda.

Bench – Rohit Sharma -Jr, Pramod Chandila, Shivam Chauhan, Harshal Patel, Tinu Kundu, Aman Kumar, Ajit Chahal, Ravi Balhara.


Aditya Tare (wk), Jay Gokul Bista, Suryakumar Yadav (C), Siddhesh Lad, Sarfaraz Khan, Shams Mulani, Dhawal Kulkarni, Shubham Ranjane, Kruthik Hanagavadi, Sujit Nayak, Tushar Deshpande.

Bench – Parikshit Valsangkar, Dhrumil Matkar

Top Picks:

Tushar Deshpande is touted as Mumbai’s talisman in the tournament. The 24-year-old has scalped 20 wickets in the 10 matches previous season at an impressive strike rate of 9.8. In his first-class career, Deshpande has picked 38 wickets in 13 matches at an economy of 3.07. Moreover, the youngster has the capability to provide services with the bat too.

Amit Mishra will be eager to lead Haryana from the front and showcase his calibre. The veteran has the experience spanning over a decade and has picked up 13 wickets in the last season. The 36-year-old is expected to serve as the spine of Haryana’s bowling attack. These players should be picked in your Dream11 Fantasy side.

Captain and Vice-Captain Selection:

Captain- Suryakumar Yadav, Aditya Tare, Siddhesh Lad

Vice-Captain- Amit Mishra, Chaitanya Bishnoi, Tushar Deshpande

Suggested Playing XI No.1 for Dream11 Fantasy:

Keeper – Aditya Tare

Batsmen – Suryakumar Yadav (VC)Siddhesh Lad (C), Nitin Saini, Chaitanya Bishnoi

All-rounders – Jayant Yadav, Rahul Tewatia

Bowlers – Dhawal Kulkarni, Tushar Deshpande, Shams Mulani, Amit Mishra

Suggested Playing XI No. 2 for Dream11 Fantasy:

Keeper – Aditya Tare (C)

Batsmen – Suryakumar Yadav, Siddhesh Lad, Jay Gokul Bista, Chaitanya Bishnoi (VC)

All-rounders – Shubham Ranjane, Jayant Yadav, Sujit Nayak

Bowlers – Dhawal Kulkarni, Amit Mishra, Arun Chaprana


Expert Advice:

There is no clarity whatsoever with Haryana’s squad and we have formed the possible playing XI through the players given in Dream11. Wait for the playing XI to be announced before finalising your team.

Siddhesh Lad picked five wickets with the ball against Mizoram. He could be entrusted to deliver again and he also bats at four. So he is a good bet to make the captain.

Probable Winners:

Mumbai is expected to win the match.

*Disclaimer: This team is based on the understanding, analysis and instinct of the author. While selecting your team, consider the points mentioned and make your own decision.