IPL 2022, Match 37: LKN vs MI Dream11 Prediction, Fantasy Cricket Tips, Dream11 Team, Playing XI, Pitch Report, Injury And Weather Updates – Lucknow Super Giants vs Mumbai Indians
MI vs LKN Dream11 Match Preview
Lucknow Super Giants are at the 4th position with 4 wins and 3 defeats in 7 matches. They lost their last game by 18 runs against the Royal Challengers Bangalore. Lucknow's main strength is their opening pair and they struggled in the last game when both KL Rahul and Quinton de Kock got out cheaply. They have a good middle-order in Deepak Hooda, Ayush Bodoni, Krunal Pandya, and Marcus Stoinis. Jason Holder too can bat down the order. Lucknow needs to be consistent with the bat.
Their bowling unit has done well till now. Avesh Khan, Jason Holder and Dushmantha Chameera have been in good form while Ravi Bishnoi and Krunal Pandya have done well as their spinners. Marcus Stoinis can bowl an over or two as well. LSG have already defeated the Mumbai Indians once this season and will look to repeat the same in this game.
Mumbai Indians, on the contrary, are at the bottom of the points table with 7 defeats in 7 games. The 5-time champions are yet to win their first game of IPL 2022. They were defeated by the Chennai Super Kings by 3 wickets in their last game. Rohit Sharma and Ishan Kishan’s below average performance till now is the main reason for their poor performance. The bowlers too have struggled especially in the death overs. Suryakumar Yadav has been their best batter while Dewald Brevis and Tilak Varma have contributed as well.
The bowlers have been below average as well this season. Jasprit Bumrah too has gone for runs in some games and has failed to pick wickets. Others have been very expensive and the spin department has failed completely. Hritik Shokeen showed a lot of potential as an off-spinner and he did well with the bat as well against CSK. Jaydev Unadkat has picked wickets but he has been expensive. Riley Meredith was decent in his first game for MI while Daniel Sams bowled well and picked up 4 wickets in the last game. MI needs their batters and bowlers to step up and do well in this game to register their first win of the season.
LKN vs MI Dream11 Match Venue, Date and Time
Match: Lucknow Super Giants vs Mumbai Indians, Match 37, Indian Premier League (IPL) 2022
Venue: Wankhede Stadium, Mumbai
Date and Time: 24th April 2022, Sunday, 7:30 PM IST
Pitch Report for LKN vs MI Dream11 Match
Wankhede stadium has been an excellent venue for batting and it will be the same in this game as well. 222 was almost chased down in the DC vs RR game played here. There is good bounce in the wicket which will allow the batters to play their shots while pacers will enjoy some movement with the new ball. There won’t be much for the spinners in this game. Teams will look to chase here after winning the toss. THe average first innings score here is 167 runs in IPL 2022. Chasing sides have won 5 out of 7 games played here.
LKN vs MI Dream11 Match Prediction
Lucknow Super Giants will be the favorites to win this game as they are looking in good form and are more balanced as a team.
LKN vs MI Playing XI
Lucknow Super Giants are expected to be unchanged for this game
Lucknow Super Giants: KL Rahul (c), Quinton de Kock (wk), Manish Pandey, Deepak Hooda, Ayush Badoni, Krunal Pandya, Marcus Stoinis, Jason Holder, Dushmantha Chameera, Ravi Bishnoi, Avesh Khan
Mumbai Indians are expected to be unchanged as well.
Mumbai Indians: Rohit Sharma (c), Ishan Kishan (wk), Dewald Brevis, Tilak Varma, Suryakumar Yadav, Kieron Pollard, Hritik Shokeen, Daniel Sams, Jaydev Unadkat, Riley Meredith, Jasprit Bumrah
Top Captaincy Choices for LKN vs MI Dream11 Match
Suryakumar Yadav: Suryakumar Yadav has been the most consistent batter for MI in IPL 2022. He scored 37 against the first encounter with Lucknow. Surya is in excellent form and will be an excellent choice for captaincy in this game.
KL Rahul: KL Rahul will be the best captaincy option for this game. He is one of the best batters in the league and he scored a brilliant century against Mumbai when these two sides met earlier. Rahul has an exceptional record against MI as well.
Jason Holder: Holder has been very consistent with the ball for Lucknow. He will bowl with the new ball and then in the death overs as well. Holder picked 2 wickets and scored 16 runs in the last game. He will be a very good captaincy choice.
Budget Picks for LKN vs MI Dream11 Match
Jaydev Unadkat (8.5 Credits): Jaydev Unadkat is a top budget pick for this game. He has been picking up wickets consistently for MI in the last few games and can bat as well if he gets the chance. He picked up 2 wickets in the last game and scored 19 runs as well.
Dewald Brevis (8.5 Credits): Brevis is a very exciting batter and a good budget pick for this game. He bats at number 3 and looks to play attacking cricket. He scored a quickfire 31 in the last game against Lucknow. Brevis may bowl an over or two as well if required.
Differential Pick for LKN vs MI Dream11 Match\
Riley Meredith: Meredith played his first game of IPL 2022 against CSK. He was a little expensive but he bowled well and picked up a wicket as well. Meredith will love the conditions at the Wankhede Stadium and can be very troublesome for the Lucknow batters with his pace. He will be an excellent differential pick.
Small/Head-to-Head League Team for LKN vs MI Dream11 Match
If LKN Bats First: C -KL Rahul, VC - Suryakumar Yadav
If MI Bats First: C - Avesh Khan, VC - Tilak Varma
Mega League Team for LKN vs MI Dream11 Match
If LKN Bats First: C - Jason Holder, VC - Quinton de Kock
If MI Bats First: C - Dewald Brevis, VC - Marcus Stoinis