The moment has been finally arrived you all have eagerly waiting for as IPL 8 first qualifier between Chennai Super Kings vs Mumbai Indians is going to happen today. After the result of this match we all will get to know which is the team that will play in the grand finale of this breathtaking 2 month long tournament. CSK has finished at the top position on the points table while on the other hand MI ended up on second spot. Both the teams are looking very well balanced if we compare them with each other so we will definitely get to see a cracker of a contest as both of them will surely give their every single bit to emerge out victorious.
Mumbai Indians has a little bit of advantage as they are going to play at their home ground which is Wankhede Stadium and it is situated at Mumbai. While on the other hand Chennai Super Kings has a small disadvantage as Brendon McCullum will surely not play as he went back to his country New Zealand to fulfill his international duty The game will begin at 8:00 PM Indian Standard Time and we are hoping to see a full 40 overs match.
The toss has already happen and MI has won the toss and they have elected to bat first. Mumbai Indians are going with a completely unchanged squad while skipper Mahendra Singh Dhoni has made couple of changes as he replaced Brendon McCullum with Dwayne Smith and Ishwar Pandey with Mohit Sharma
CSK vs MI IPL 2015 Qualifier 1 Playing XI’s
Chennai Super Kings Playing XI – David Warner(c), Shikhar Dhawan, Moises Henriques, Naman Ojha(w), Eoin Morgan, Lokesh Rahul, Karn Sharma, Ashish Reddy, Praveen Kumar, Bhuvneshwar Kumar, Dale Steyn
Mumbai Indians Playing XI – Lendl Simmons, Parthiv Patel(w), Rohit Sharma(c), Ambati Rayudu, Kieron Pollard, Hardik Pandya, Harbhajan Singh, Jagadeesha Suchith, Vinay Kumar, Mitchell McClenaghan, Lasith Malinga
CSK vs MI IPL 2015 Qualifier Live Scorecard
Live Scorecard will be updated soon