Mumbai Indians are aiming to win their third IPL title © IANS
Mumbai Indians are aiming to win their third IPL title © IANS

Mumbai Indians take on Sunrisers Hyderabad in Match 37 of IPL 2016 at Vishakapatnam. Both the teams are vying for a qualification for playoffs. The home side for the day MI are currently 5th in the table, with their opponents SRH in 4th. MI have had a mixed bag of a season, having started of poorly. But they have confidence on their side, having won the 3 previous games. They will rely heavily on skipper Rohit Sharma and pace trio of Mitchell McClenaghan, Tim Southee and Jasprit Bumrah. Other players have also chipped in, with Jos Buttler, Ambati Rayudu and Krunal Pandya showing signs of good form. LIVE SCORECARD: Mumbai Indians vs Sunrisers Hyderabad, IPL 2016, Match 37 at Vishakapatnam

SRH on the other hand have been boosted by the return from injuries of Ashish Nehra, Kane Williamson and Yuvraj Singh. The form of David Warner has been brilliant, and Shikhar Dhawan has showed signs of good form. In their bowling, Mustafizur Rahman and Bhuvaneshwar Kumar have been excellent, taking majority of the wickets. Fizz especially has been outstanding, conceding less than 6.5 runs per over, including some unplayable slower balls and yorkers.

Currently, Kolkata Knight Riders are at top of the IPL standings with 12 points from 9 games. They are being closely followed by Gujarat Lions, who are 2nd, behind KKR on net run-rate. Both the teams for the day will feel a chance to close the gap at top, having witnessed Gujarat and Delhi experience blips. The top-4 from the group will qualify for the play-offs.