Dwayne Smith © IANS
Dwayne Smith © IANS


Apr 25, 2014


Chennai Super Kings (CSK) clash with Mumbai Indians (MI) in Match 13 of the Indian Premier League (IPL) 2014 on April 25. Chennai have lost one and won two matches so far in IPL 7. Mumbai have lost both matches they have played. Mumbai are the defending champions of the IPL and Chennai were the runners-up. Catch the Live Blog of the Chennai Super Kings vs Mumbai Indians match here.


MS Dhoni’s team had begun with a six-wicket loss against Kings XI Punjab in their opening match. They then thrashed Delhi Daredevils in their second match by 93 runs. Chennai then managed to beat Rajasthan Royals by a narrow seven-run margin. After two contrasting wins, the Chennai players would be feeling confident and would know how to win. They are the most successful team in IPL’s history and they have managed to find a formula for success in most seasons.


Mumbai have had a horrible start to their IPL 2014 campaign. The defending champions have been outplayed in both their matches so far. They lost by a massive 41-run margin in the IPL opener against Kolkata Knight Riders. Rohit Sharma‘s team lost by seven wickets against Royal Challengers Bangalore in their second. But this is a new day and a new match and Mumbai would look to stop the losing trend.




Chennai Super Kings: MS Dhoni (c & wk), Ravichandran Ashwin, Dwayne Bravo, Ravindra Jadeja, Suresh Raina, Francois du Plessis, Dwayne Smith, Brendon McCullum, Ashish Nehra, Mohit Sharma, Ishwar Pandey, Ben Hilfenhaus, John Hastings, Samuel Badree, Matt Henry, Mithun Manhas, Vijay Shankar, Ronit More, Baba Aparajith, Pawan Negi.


Mumbai Indians: Rohit Sharma (c), Aaditya Tare (wk), Michael Hussey, Sushant Marathe, Ambati Rayudu, Kieron Pollard, Corey Anderson, Ben Dunk, Josh Hazlewood, Harbhajan Singh, Pragyan Ojha, Shreyas Gopal, Jalaj Saxena, CM Gautam (wk), Krishmar Santokie, Marchant de Lange, Jasprit Bumrah, Apoorv Wankhede, Pawan Suyal.


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