Two of Indian Premier League’s (IPL) most successful teams and arch-rivals Mumbai Indians (MI) and Chennai Super Kings (CSK) will be up against each other in the final showdown of the T20 extravaganza at the Rajiv Gandhi International Stadium in Hyderabad on Sunday.
The Rohit Sharma-led Mumbai side attained the top spot in the table and even defeated CSK in the playoffs. Heading into the finals, it is the Blues which boasts of an edge against their foes as they have defeated the Yellow brigade three times earlier in the tournament including in the Qualifier 1 on Tuesday.
With the match just hours away, fans and pundits have been weighing in with their opinions. One such Mumbai Indians fan shared a picture of what was a list of tactics with the title ‘How to tackle CSK in the field’. Chennai Super Kings’official twitter handle took note of the picture and shared it with the caption “Fan made plan to tackle the #Yellove Brigade tomorrow! Bringing the infor-MI-tion to your notice, Super Coach @SPFleming7! #WhistlePodu”.
If the plans will be implemented in the match, we’ll only know when the final begins.
in the 27 matches played so far between the two sides, Mumbai Indians have the advantage with 16 wins while Chennai Super Kings have 11 victories to their name.