IPL 2020, Match 51: Delhi Capitals (DC) vs Mumbai Indians (MI) - Stats Preview
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IPL 2020, Match 51: Delhi Capitals (DC) vs Mumbai Indians (MI) – Stats Preview

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On Saturday (31st October) afternoon, Delhi Capitals (DC) and Mumbai Indians (MI) will face each other at Dubai International Cricket Stadium (Dubai) in the 51st match of the IPL 2020.

It will be the 13th match for both these teams. The defending champions Mumbai Indians are leading the IPL 2020 points table with 16 points (8 wins and 4 loses) and Delhi Capitals are standing in the third position in the same points table with 14 points table (7 wins and 5 loses).

It will be their second meeting this season. While they met for the first time this season during the 27th match of the IPL 2020 (at Abu Dhabi on 11th October 2020), Mumbai Indians won that match by 5 wickets.

Also Read: IPL 2020, Match 51: Delhi Capitals (DC) vs Mumbai Indians (MI) – Head To Head Records

IPL 2020, Match 51: Delhi Capitals vs Mumbai Indians (DC vs MI) – Stats Preview

Teams’ forms in IPL 2020

Recent results (in last 5 matches)

DC (oldest to latest) – Won, Won, Lost, Lost and Lost

MI (oldest to latest) – Won, Lost (Super Over), Won, Lost and Won

Men-in-form

Stats DC MI
Top run-scorers Shikhar Dhawan (471 runs) Quinton de Kock (392 runs)
Shreyas Iyer (389 runs) Suryakumar Yadav (362 runs)
Rishabh Pant (253 runs) Ishan Kishan (323 runs)
Top wicket-takers Kagiso Rabada (23 wickets) Jasprit Bumrah (20 wickets)
Anrich Nortje (15 wickets) Trent Boult (17 wickets)
Ravichandran Ashwin (9 wickets) Rahul Chahar (14 wickets)

 

Records of DC and MI in the UAE

Team Matches Won Lost Tied (W/L) No Result
DC 17 8 8 1 (1/0) 0
MI 17 8 7 2 (0/2) 0

 

Records of DC and MI at Dubai International Cricket Stadium (Dubai)

Team Matches Won Lost Tied (W/L) No Result
DC 8 4 3 1 (1/0) 0
MI 5 0 3 2 (0/2) 0

 

Crucial personal stats

Delhi Capitals (DC)

Shreyas Iyer

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i) Shreyas Iyer has scored 2070 runs for Delhi Capitals. He is 105 runs away to surpass Virender Sehwag, who scored 2174 IPL runs for this team, and become the leading IPL run-scorer for this team.

Rishabh Pant

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Rishabh Pant (Image Credit: IPL)

i) The left-handed wicket-keeper batsman Rishabh Pant has scored 1989 T20 runs for Delhi Capitals. He is 11 runs away to complete 2000 T20 runs for this team. After Virender Sehwag (2382 runs) and Shreyas Iyer (2070 runs), Pant will be the third batsman to score 2000 T20 runs for this team.

Mumbai Indians (MI)

Kieron Pollard

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Kieron Pollard (Image Credit: IPL)

i) West Indies cricketer Kieron Pollard has scored 3476 T20 runs for Mumbai Indians. Adding 24 more runs, the right-handed batsman Pollard will become the second batsman to score 3500 T20 runs for this team. Rohit Sharma was the first batsman to achieve this feat as he has scored 4261 T20 runs for this team.

ii) In the meantime, Kieron Pollard has already scored 2973 IPL runs for Mumbai Indians. He is 27 runs away to complete his 3000 IPL runs for this team. After Rohit Sharma (3988 IPL runs), Pollard will become the second batsman to score 3000 IPL runs for this team.

Krunal Pandya

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Krunal Pandya (Image Credit: IPL)

i) Adding 14 more runs, the left-handed batsman Krunal Pandya (986 runs) will become the first left-handed batsman and eighth overall batsman to score 1000 T20 runs for Mumbai Indians.