Sunrisers Hyderabad (SRH) and Mumbai Indians (MI) are set to face each other in Match No.25 of the Indian Premier League (IPL) 2023 on Tuesday, April 18 at the Rajiv Gandhi International Stadium in Hyderabad.
The Titans, led by Hardik Pandya, are currently placed third in the table with six points and a net run rate of +0.192. They will go into the match after losing to Sanju Samson’s Rajasthan Royals (RR) by three wickets on Sunday, April 16 at the Narendra Modi Stadium in Ahmedabad.
MI, on the other hand, started their campaign with defeats at the hands of Royal Challengers Bangalore (RCB) and the Chennai Super Kings (CSK). But two wins on the trot against the Delhi Capitals (DC) and Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR) have put them back on track.
SRH vs MI head-to-head record
The two teams have faced each other 19 times and there is very little to separate them. But in their last seven meetings, MI have won five times.
Here is a look at how the current SRH vs MI head-to-head record stands:
SRH vs MI IPL match results
The rivalry between the two teams has been intense over the last 10 years. Although MI have dominated of late, as mentioned above, SRH can’t be undermined by any means.
Here is a more detailed look at how this rivalry has unfolded:
|08-Oct-2021||MI||42 runs||Abu Dhabi|
SRH vs MI IPL stats
David Warner is the leading run-scorer in matches between MI and the Sunrisers. The batter, who is currently the skipper of the Delhi Capitals, has scored 524 runs. Shikhar Dhawan, who is the captain of the Punjab Kings, is second in the list with 431 runs. Kieron Pollard, who happens to be the batting coach for MI, has 431 runs. Rohit Sharma and Suryakumar Yadav will get a chance to add to their tally with 325 and 247 runs respectively.
Fast bowler Bhuvneshwar Kumar is the leading wicket-taker with 17 scalps and he will have a chance to pick more wickets. Jasprit Bumrah and Lasith Malinga are second and third in the list respectively with 16 and 13 wickets respectively. Siddarth Kaul and Mitchell McClenaghan also feature in the list.
Best match in the Sunrisers Hyderabad vs Mumbai Indians head-to-head
Back on May 2, 2019, the two teams locked horns in a match, which went right down to the Super Over. In the end, Mumbai Indians won the one-over eliminator at the Wankhede Stadium in Mumbai.
Here is a look at how the match unfolded:
After opting to bat first, Mumbai Indians scored 162 for the loss of five wickets in 20 overs. Quinton de Kock was their star performer after he scored 69 runs off 58 balls with the help of six fours and two sixes. Rohit Sharma and Suryakumar Yadav played decent cameos. Hardik Pandya pulled off a couple of lusty blows to take MI past the 160-run mark in their innings.
Khaleel Ahmed was the pick of the bowlers for SRH after he picked up the wickets of Rohit, Suryakumar and Kieron Pollard, although he gave away 42 runs. Mohammad Nabi and Bhuvneshwar Kumar picked up one wicket apiece.
Manish Pandey stayed unbeaten on 71 off 47 balls with eight fours and two sixes. On the back of his knoc, the Orange Army somehow managed to take the match in the Super Over. Jasprit Bumrah. Hardik Pandya and Krunal Pandya picked up two wickets apiece. Lasith Malinga had an off day after he leaked 43 runs off four overs.
Mohammad Nabi hit Bumrah for a six with a mistimed pull shot over fine leg, but the Sunrisers managed to score only eight runs in the Super Over. Bumrah got the wickets of Pandey and Nabi in the one-over eliminator.
Hardik Pandya smashed Rashid Khan for s xix after MI were asked to chase nine runs in the Super Over. MI needed two more balls to get home and book their place in the qualifiers.