Ahmedabad Weather Update: If Qualifier-2 between Gujarat-Mumbai gets washed away due to rain, then this team will play direct final
In such a situation, Gujarat will play the final
If Qualifier-2 does not start due to rain or remains inconclusive, then Gujarat Titans will be declared as the winners as this team is ahead of Mumbai Indians on the points table. While Mumbai Indians are at the fourth position with 16 points and -0.044 net run rate, Gujarat Titans are at the first position with +.809 and 20 points. However, this equation will not be needed as the chances of rain are negligible.
Who has how much guts?
Mumbai’s performance this season has been fluctuating, but now it seems that its team is back to its best form at the right time. The opening pair of Rohit Sharma and Ishan Kishan along with Cameron Green, Suryakumar Yadav, Tim David along with young batsman Nehal Wadhera have met the challenges well so far. In front of these batsmen, Gujarat’s bowlers will be severely tested, which is being led by experienced fast bowler Mohammed Shami. Gujarat Titans will enter this match after suffering a defeat in the first qualifier against the Mahendra Singh Dhoni-led Chennai Super Kings. He will have to be at his best to make it to the IPL final for the second time in a row. Shubman Gill has handled the batting responsibility of Gujarat Titans very well.
Squad of Gujarat Titans: Hardik Pandya (Captain), Shubman Gill, David Miller, Abhinav Manohar, Sai Sudarshan, Wriddhiman Saha, Matthew Wade, Rashid Khan, Rahul Tewatia, Vijay Shankar, Mohammed Shami, Alzarri Joseph, Yash Dayal, Pradeep Sangwan, Darshan Nalkande, Jayant Yadav , R. Sai Kishore, Noor Ahmed, Dasun Shanaka, Odion Smith, KS Bharath, Shivam Mavi, Urvil Patel, Joshua Little and Mohit Sharma.
Squad of Mumbai Indians: Rohit Sharma (c), Chris Jordan, Arshad Khan, Jason Behrendorff, Dewald Brewis, Piyush Chawla, Tim Davids, Raghav Goel, Cameron Green, Ishan Kishan (wk), Dwayne Jansen, Chris Jordan, Kumar Karthikeya, Akash Madhwal , Riley Meredith , Shams Mulani, Ramandeep Singh, Sandeep Warrier, Hrithik Shokeen, Tristan Stubbs, Arjun Tendulkar, Tilak Verma, Vishnu Vinod, Nehal Wadhera, Suryakumar Yadav.