Eliminator, MI vs LSG: The first finalist of IPL 2023 has been found. In Qualifier-1, Dhoni’s team Chennai Super Kings defeated Gujarat Titans and confirmed their place in the final. Now the eliminator match of IPL will be played today, in which Lucknow Super Giants (LSG) and Mumbai Indians (MI) will be face to face. The road ahead will end for the team that lost. Jo Jeetegi, on the other hand, will face Gujarat Titans in the second qualifier on May 26 at the Ahmedabad ground.
Lucknow is heavy on Mumbai in the head to head of both the teams. Lucknow qualified last season as well. The team last lost against Bengaluru in the Eliminator. This time the team will fight to secure a place in the finals.
Pitt looked a bit slow in the first qualifier. The batsmen were seen struggling on the tricky pitch. Although today’s match will be played on fresh pitch. There will be balance in the pitch of MA Chidambaram Stadium in Chennai. Along with fast bowlers, spinners will also get help in this. There is help for the spinners in Chennai. In the second innings, the spinners dominate the match. The average first innings score is 160-170 runs.
Conditions will be favorable in Chennai on Wednesday. The weather will be clear. The temperature is expected to remain between 29 to 36 degree Celsius.
Possible Playing XI
Lucknow Super Giants – Quinton de Kock (wk), Deepak Hooda, Prerak Mankad, Krunal Pandya (c), Marcus Stoinis, Nicholas Pooran, Krishnappa Gautam, Ravi Bishnoi, Yash Thakur, Naveen-ul-Haq, Mohsin Khan.
Mumbai Indians – Rohit Sharma (Captain), Ishan Kishan (Wicket-keeper), Suryakumar Yadav, Nehal Wadhera, Cameron Green, Tim David, Piyush Chawla, Chris Jordan, Jason Behrendorff, Akash Madhwal, Kumar Kartikeya.