IPL 2024 Match 29, MI vs CSK – Match Prediction

Mumbai Indians vs Chennai Super Kings

Preview – MI vs CSK

Mumbai Indians and Chennai Super Kings will once again engage in a fierce IPL rivalry on April 14 at Wankhede Stadium. This rivalry has been compared to the football league’s El Clasico. In 2015, Hardik Pandya scored 21 runs in 21 balls, while MS Dhoni scored a dramatic finish in 2022. It is important to note that both teams boast star-studded lineups with players who possess the all the ingredients needed for a blockbuster match that captures the true essence of T20 cricket.

MI vs CSK Match Details

Match Details
MatchMumbai Indians Vs Chennai Super Kings, IPL 2024
VenueWankhede Stadium, Mumbai
Date & TimeFriday, Sunday, April 14, 7:30 PM (IST)
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MI vs CSK Chance of Winning


MI vs CSK Today Match Prediction Cricket Betting Tips

  • MI
    • In the IPL 2024 points table, Mumbai Indians are ranked lower, having won two of five matches. Rohit Sharma leads a team that shows promise with players such as Jasprit Bumrah and Suryakumar Yadav. While their batting lineup is strong, their bowling attack has been inconsistent, particularly in the death overs, which has cost them several crucial matches. The team needs to harness their potential fully by tightening their bowling strategy and maximizing their batting depth to climb the points table.
  • CSK
    • Chennai Super Kings, who are seated mid-table with three wins from five games, are stronger. Ruturaj Gaikwad and Ravindra Jadeja have contributed significantly to Chennai Super Kings under MS Dhoni’s leadership. In upcoming matches, spin bowling could play an important role. In order to support their solid batting and spin department, their pace attack needs to become more consistent.

MI vs CSK Head-to-Head Record

  • MI
    • Mumbai Indians have often come out on top against Chennai Super Kings, demonstrating a competitive edge at crucial moments. It is evident from MI’s 21 wins out of 38 matches that they are capable of performing under pressure. There have been several notable performances, including Hardik Pandya’s explosive innings and Kieron Pollard’s match-winning knocks, which have frequently tipped the scales in Mumbai’s favor. As a result of their strategic use of bowlers and batsmen during high-stakes moments, Chennai Super Kings has a favorable head-to-head record. Mumbai Indians have a slightly higher winning percentage compared to Chennai Super Kings.
  • CSK
    • Chennai Super Kings have shown resilience and strategic depth in their matches against Mumbai Indians, winning 17 of 38 matches. Chennai Super Kings’s approach, often facilitated by the calm leadership of MS Dhoni, has resulted in several memorable victories, including thrilling finishes and impressive comebacks. Several players, including Suresh Raina and Dwayne Bravo, have delivered performances that have turned potentially challenging matches in their favor. While Chennai Super Kings is slightly behind Mumbai Indians in the win count, their ability to rise to the occasion against Mumbai Indians demonstrates their competitive spirit and tactical skill.

Cricket Teams Preview of the Match

  • MI
    • Hardik Pandya (captain), Rohit Sharma, Dewald Brevis, Suryakumar Yadav, Ishan Kishan, N. Tilak Varma, Tim David, Vishnu Vinod, Arjun Tendulkar, Shams Mulani, Nehal Wadhera, Jasprit Bumrah, Kumar Kartikeya, Piyush Chawla, Akash Madhwal, Luke Wood, Romario Shepherd, Gerald Coetzee, Shreyas Gopal, Nuwan Thushara, Naman Dhir, Anshul Kamboj, Mohammad Nabi, Shivalik Sharma, Luke Wood, Kwena Maphaka.
  • CSK
    • Ruturaj Gaikwad (captain), MS Dhoni, Moeen Ali, Deepak Chahar, Tushar Deshpande, Shivam Dube, Rajvardhan Hangargekar, Ravindra Jadeja, Ajay Mandal, Mukesh Choudhary, Ajinkya Rahane, Shaik Rasheed, Mitchell Santner, Simarjeet Singh, Nishant Sindhu, Prashant Solanki, Maheesh Theekshana, Rachin Ravindra, Shardul Thakur, Daryl Mitchell, Sameer Rizvi, Mustafizur Rahman, Avanish Rao Aravelly.

Weather Conditions

Match day temperatures in Mumbai are expected to be 30°C and 26°C, with strong winds of 28 km/h at Wankhede Stadium. The clouds are minimal at 3% and there is no chance of rain, with an atmospheric pressure of 1010 mb and a 70% humidity. Sunrise and sunset are at 6:22 AM and 6:56 PM respectively, setting the stage for typical humid Mumbai conditions, ideal for a day of cricket.

Venue and Pitch Conditions

Wankhede Stadium in Mumbai, located on the coast, offers a pitch that generally favors batsmen with high-scoring games, especially when the lights are on. Historically conducive to spin, the pitch may play a crucial role in the later overs as the match progresses. As a result of the high humidity in Mumbai in the evening, swing bowlers may also benefit from the conditions. There have been no significant changes to the pitch conditions in recent matches between Mumbai Indians and Chennai Super Kings.


The IPL 2024 matchup between Mumbai Indians and Chennai Super Kings at Wankhede Stadium is set to be a titanic one, reminiscent of football’s El Clasico. Both teams, with five IPL titles each, bring a blend of experienced stalwarts and dynamic newcomers to the pitch. Despite the favorable match conditions, the power lineups of both teams promise a thrilling match at Wankhede.