The El Clasico match of IPL 2021 will take place between Mumbai Indians and Chennai Super Kings today. The Mumbai Indians have been on top of the Chennai Super Kings for quite some time now, but CSK is in excellent form in the current IPL. Both teams are going to take the field to win. The Chennai Super Kings team led by MS Dhoni has won five matches in a row, while Mumbai is not in as much form this time.
Chennai Super Kings have won 5 out of 6 matches so far and are in first place in the points table. Mumbai Indians are in fourth place after winning three of the 6 matches.
Mumbai Indians are confident at the moment after their win against Rajasthan Royals. But, now it has to be seen whether Ishaan Kishan will return in the playing XI of Mumbai. A total of 30 matches have been played between the two teams so far. Mumbai Indians have won 18 matches while CSK has won 12 matches.
Possible playing XI of both teams:
Possible playing for Mumbai Indians 11 - Quinton de Kock (wicketkeeper), Rohit Sharma (captain), Suryakumar Yadav, Krunal Pandya, Kirron Pollard, Hardik Pandya, Ishan Kishan / Nathan Coulter Nile, Jayant Yadav, Rahul Chahar, Trent Bolt, Jaspreet Bumrah.
The possible playing of Chennai Super Kings 11 - Faf du Plessis, Ruturaj Gaikwad, Moin Ali, Suresh Raina, Ambati Rayudu, Ravindra Jadeja, MS Dhoni (captain and wicketkeeper), Sam Karan, Shardul Thakur, Deepak Chahar, Lungi Ngidi.