The excitement has peaked as Delhi Capitals get ready to host Mumbai Indians at the Feroz Shah Kotla. Both the franchises have a massive fan following and it is a much-awaited clash between the two major metro cities. A fan recently suggested that he felt Mumbai Indians will win only if Sanjay Manjrekar walks out for the toss with the two captains. Apparently, the fan also pointed out that the commentator says, ” Whatever happens Mumbai will win”. This did not go down well with Delhi-born Aakash Chopra who felt otherwise. Chopra felt Delhi would beat Mumbai. Also Read - India vs England 4th Test 2021: Ravichandran Ashwin is One Of India's Greatest Match Winners, Says Aakash Chopra, VVS Laxman
The post by the fan read, “If Manjrekar does the toss today, we shall hear those words again… “Whatever happens, Mumbai will win tonight.” Also Read - IPL 2021: Punjab Kings Write Letter to BCCI Asking Why Their Preferred Venues Weren't Allotted Matches
Here is Aakash Chopra’s response. “Conversely….whatever happens Mumbai will also lose tonight,” his response read.
Delhi Capitals has won three consecutive away games and would like to continue the winning momentum, whereas Mumbai will look to correct their poor record at Kotla.
Delhi Capitals (From): Shikhar Dhawan, Prithvi Shaw, Colin Munro, Shreyas Iyer (C), Rishabh Pant (wk), Axar Patel, Chris Morris, Keemo Paul, Amit Mishra, Kagiso Rabada, Ishant Sharma, Hanuma Vihari, Ankush Bains, Manjot Kalra, Sherfane Rutherford, Jalaj Saxena, Rahul Tewatia, Sandeep Lamichhane, Trent Boult, Avesh Khan, Nathu Singh, Bandaru Ayyappa, Jagadeesha Suchith
Mumbai Indians (From): Rohit Sharma (C), Quinton de Kock (wk), Suryakumar Yadav, Ishan Kishan, Krunal Pandya, Kieron Pollard, Hardik Pandya, Rahul Chahar, Jason Behrendorff, Lasith Malinga, Jasprit Bumrah, Yuvraj Singh, Anmolpreet Singh, Aditya Tare, Siddhesh Lad, Evin Lewis, Pankaj Jaiswal, Anukul Roy, Ben Cutting, Mayank Markande, Mitchell McClenaghan, Barinder Sran, Rasikh Salam, Jayant Yadav