MI vs CSK: IPL 2023, Stats and Records at the famous Wankhede Stadium

MI aim to open victory account in the IPL 2023 against their arch-rivals CSK

MI vs CSK: Stats and Records at the famous Wankhede Stadium
  • Disha | April 8, 2023 | 4:57 am

The arch-rivals of the Indian T20 League, Mumbai Indians and Chennai Super Kings will lock horns against each other in the match number 12 of IPL 2023 at the famous Wankhede Stadium on 8th April,2023.

Chennai Super Kings come to the contest with a win and loss apiece in the two games they played. Ruturaj Gaikwad continued his dominance in the IPL as he smacked back-to-back fifties in the tournament so far. Devon Conway also joined the party by contributing 47 runs in the second game.

CSK after losing the first game against the defending champions came back strong in the second game with their all-round performances from both the departments, eventually defeating LSG by 12 runs after posting a humungous total of 217 at the famous MA Chidambaram Stadium.

Captain MS Dhoni two big hits against the in-form Mark Wood, with that two maximums he completed 5000 IPL runs becoming the only fifth Indian to achieve this feat.  They would look to carry the winning momentum, going into the third game

Mumbai Indians, on the other hand, come into the contest after being Hammered by 8-wickets against Royal Challengers Bangalore. Tilak Varma was the stand-out performer for MI in the first game as he registered his highest score both in IPL and T20s.

All the bowlers was taken to the cleaners by RCB’s top-orders. MI would badly need Cameron Green, who they invested for huge amount in the auction to step-up if at all they need to contest good against their opponents. Rohit Sharma, continued his poor IPL run as he went without 50 plus score in his consecutive 22nd innings.

MI would seek improved performance in both the departments and would expect their heavy-weights to step-up if at all they need to taste the success in the upcoming games.

Mumbai Indians vs Chennai Super Kings Head-to-Head

Both the teams have played 34 games against each other in which MI has been on the winning side on 20 occasions and CSK has won 14 games. In the last five IPL games, MI have won three games and CSK has tasted success two times.

Matches Played30
Mumbai Indians20
Chennai Super Kings14

IPL 2023: Stats and Records at Wankhede Stadium

In 102 IPL games played in this venue, pacers have enjoyed bowling here with average of 27.7 and have struck at 20.6 as compared to spinners, who average 31.1 and struck at 24.8.

Spinners are less economical here with 7.5 while pacers have the economy of 8.1.  Teams batting second edge over teams batting first with 52 wins to 48 wins. Teams winning toss have preferred to chase at Wankhede.

Matches Played102
Number of wins batting first48
Number of wins batting second54
Average First Innings score167.1
Average powerplay Score45.6
Average death overs score51.5