Abu Dhabi: Final 12 months’s runners-up Chennai Tremendous Kings received the toss and selected to bowl towards defending champions Mumbai Indians within the Indian Premier League (IPL) season opener at a barren Sheikh Zayed Stadium right here.
The match is a repeat of the 2019 closing which MI received to clinch their fourth title.
CSK captain MS Dhoni mentioned that he has picked Shane Watson, Faf Du Plessis, Lungi Ngidi and Sam Curran as their 4 abroad gamers allowed within the taking part in XI whereas MI captain Rohit Sharma named Quinton de Kock, Kieron Pollard, James Pattinson and Trent Boult as his overseas gamers within the XI.
Mumbai Indians: Rohit Sharma (captain), Quinton de Kock (wicketkeeper), Suryakumar Yadav, Saurabh Tiwary, Kieron Pollard, Hardik Pandya, Krunal Pandya, James Pattinson, Rahul Chahar, Trent Boult, Jasprit Bumrah
Chennai Tremendous Kings: Shane Watson, Murali Vijay, Faf du Plessis, Ambati Rayudu, MS Dhoni (captain, wicketkeeper), Kedar Jadhav, Ravindra Jadeja, Piyush Chawla, Deepak Chahar, Sam Curran, Lungi Ngidi
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