MI vs GT: An in-form Mumbai Indians (MI) will lock horns against the league leaders Gujarat Titans (GT) in match number 57 of the ongoing IPL 2023 at the historic Wankhede Stadium, Mumbai on Friday. The Mumbai Indians, led by Rohit Sharma, will host the reigning champions following their recent stunning victory against rival Royal Challengers Bangalore.
Riding on the sixth win in the last outing, Mumbai Indians are high on confidence and form. They are 4th in the points table having 12 points and an NRR of -0.255. Mumbai need at least 2 victories from now out of their 5 games left to qualify for the playoffs.
While Gujarat Titans having yet another blockbuster season. They are table toppers winning 8 matches out of 11 games played. Having 16 Points and an NRR of +0.951, Gujarat Titans are already unofficially qualified for IPL 2023 playoffs.
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In this article, we will walk you through the MI vs GT Weather Forecast and Pitch Report of Wankhede Stadium. We will also predict, Who Will Win MI vs GT?
MI vs GT Weather Forecast
Mumbai Indians vs Gujarat Titans | 57th match of IPL 2023 will take place on May 12 (Friday) at Wankhede Stadium in Mumbai, India. The match begins at 7:30 PM IST.
According to weather.com, on May 12(Friday) the temperature of India’s Mumbai city will peak at 34° Celsius during the day and drop to 29° Celsius at night. The sky will be crystal clear. The chance of rain is 2% during the day and 7% at night. The humidity will be 67% during the day and increase to 80% at night. Winds will move towards the Southwest at a speed of 15-20 kph. No signs of rain so we can expect a full 40 overs of the game.
MI vs GT Head-To-Head Records
Only two head-to-head games between MI and GT have been played thus far: one during the previous season and one this one. Last season, MI dominated GT in the match, which GT won this year.
MI vs GT Pitch Report
The Wankhede Stadium has a reputation for being batting-friendly due to the actual condition of the pitch and the swifter outfield. While batting first at the venue, the average IPL score is 168. The wickets have helped quick bowlers in the early stages of night matches while also making it easy for batters to score runs.
Who will win MI vs GT?
Mumbai Indians and Gujarat Titans, both teams are at their prime form and both are top contenders for the playoffs. It is very hard to predict the winner among these two teams. Mumbai Indians look more strong and stable side on man-to-man marking while as a unit, Gujarat Titans are more consistent.
Citing their current form and performance, Mumbai Indians are looking in red hot form and hence may come out as the winner of the match.
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