The match between Kolkata Knight Riders and Mumbai Indians has the right ingredients to make it a fascinating and thrilling event. Each team will be looking to outperform the other, but what does that mean for fantasy cricket fans?
Here are some tips to create a winning fantasy cricket team for KKR and MI match scheduled for 9 May 2018.
Both the teams have hardworking captains in Dinesh Karthik and Rohit Sharma.
Mayank Markande from Mumbai Indians is among the leading wicket takers in the IPL and rightly deserves a place in the Purple Cap list. So, you can include him in your cricket fantasy team.
Sunil Narine, who belongs to Kolkata Knight Riders, is also a dangerous bowler. He too is on the Purple Cap list.
Suryakumar Yadav from Mumbai Indians should be your run-getter, thanks to his 230-run aggregate which sees him entering the Orange Cap celebrities’ list.
Dinesh Karthik, captain of Kolkata Knight Riders, has played 8 matches in IPL 2018 and has scored 235 runs as of now. He is a right handed batsman and a wicketkeeper. So including him in your fantasy cricket team is the right choice.
Rohit Sharma, though a good batsman, but has not been able to perform. So, think twice before including him in your fantasy cricket team.
You should definitely include Jasprit Bumrah, Hardik Pandya and Krunal Pandya from Mumbai Indians in your virtual cricket team.
Robin Uthappa, a right handed batsman from Kolkata Knight Riders, is in good form and will make a nice addition to any fantasy cricket team, thanks to his 199 runs in VIVO IPL 2018.
Piyush Chawla is an all rounder and is a part of Kolkata Knight Riders in IPL 2018. He is a good player and can transform the game with his performance.