Mumbai Indians need some inspiration to bounce back in IPL 2015 © IANS
Mumbai Indians need some inspiration to bounce back in IPL 2015 © IANS

Rajasthan Royals (RR) take on the Mumbai Indians (MI) in the ninth match of the ongoing Indian Premier League (IPL) 2015 tournament, at the Sardar Patel Stadium in Motera, Ahmedabad. LIVE Cricket Scorecard and Updates: Rajasthan Royals (RR) vs (MI) IPL 2015 Match 9 at Ahmedabad

Rajasthan have played two matches and won both of them, and on the other hand, the Mumbai Indians have struggled in both their matches so far. While Rajasthan have registered impressive wins against Kings XI Punjab (KXIP) and Delhi Daredevils (DD), the Mumbai Indians have lost to the defending champions Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR) and Kings XI Punjab (KXIP).

The match will be played in Motera, Ahmedabad as Rajasthan Royals (RR) will not be playing any of their home matches at their fortress, the Sawai Mansingh Stadium in Jaipur. Rajasthan’s second home ground will be the Brabourne Stadium in Mumbai. PREVIEW: Rajasthan Royals (RR) vs (MI) IPL 2015 Match 9 at Ahmedabad

Mumbai Indians are currently at the bottom in the IPL 2015 points table, with their Net Run Rate being -0.838. On the other hand, Rajasthan Royals (RR) are at the second spot with +0.70 points in two matches.

Squads:

Rajasthan Royals (RR): Shane Watson (c), Abhishek Nayar, Ajinkya Rahane, Ankit Nagendra Sharma, Ben Cutting, Deepak Hooda, Dhawal Kulkarni, Dishant Yagnik, James Faulkner, Kane Richardson, Karun Nair, Pravin Tambe, Rahul Tewatia, Rajat Bhatia, Sanju Samson (wk), Steven Smith, Stuart Binny, Tim Southee, Vikramjeet Malik, Chris Morris, Juan Theron, Barinder Singh Saran, Dinesh Salunkhe, Sagar Trivedi, Pardeep Sahu.

Mumbai Indians (MI): Rohit Sharma (c), Harbhajan Singh, Lasith Malinga, Kieron Pollard, Ambati Rayudu, Lendl Simmons, Vinay Kumar,Corey Anderson, Aiden Blizzard, Jasprit Bumrah, Aditya Tare (wk), Pawan Suyal, Mitchell McClenaghan, Marchant de Lange, Unmukt Chand, Aaron Finch, Parthiv Patel, Siddhesh Lad, Abhimanyu Mithun, Shreyas Gopal, Josh Hazlewood, Pragyan Ojha, Hardik Pandya, J Suchith, Akshay Wakhare, Nitish Rana.

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