Mumbai Indians started their IPL 2023 campaign with a defeat over Royal Challengers Bangalore at M Chinnaswamy Stadium in Bengaluru. RCB got the better of MI by eight wickets in their first game.
Mumbai Indians will be looking forward to making a statement straightaway at home as they host Chennai Super Kings for the grand El-Clasico at Wankhede Stadium in Mumbai.
It will be quite interesting to see how these two teams will go about their work in the highly-anticipated battle which is slated to be held on April 8 (Saturday). Now, in this article, let’s take a look at the four overseas combination Mumbai Indians might pick for the game against Chennai Super Kings.
1. Cameron Green
It is quite obvious that Cameron Green would straightaway get into the playing XI. The young all-rounder is considered the next big thing in international cricket for his all-round potential. He will be looking forward to making his presence count in the next game against Chennai Super Kings.
2. Tim David
Tim David is one of the brilliant strikers of the ball. The Singaporean-born Australian cricketer is known for his potential to score runs at a rate of knots. Having played 10 games in the IPL, he has scored 191 runs at a strike rate of 198.9.
3. Jofra Archer
Jofra Archer played his first game for Mumbai Indians against Royal Challengers Bangalore recently. Although he didn’t seem to be in a good rhythm with the ball, he is expected to pick up the pace in the games to come. He is one of the bowlers to watch out for in the upcoming game against CSK.
4. Riley Meredith
Mumbai Indians recruited the services of Riley Meredith as a replacement for the injured Jhye Richardson in IPL 2023 season. Jhye Richardson was ruled out of the IPL 2023 after undergoing surgery for hamstring problems. Riley Meredith has joined the MI camp and will be looking forward to making his presence count against CSK.