IPL 2019, CSK vs MI: Condition-specific training behind Mumbai Indians' success, says off-spinner Jayant Yadav
Jayant Yadav, who returned with figures of 1/25 in MI's six-wicket win over Chennai Super Kings in the Qualifier 1 on Tuesday, said his team always went for tactical planning to various situations.
IPL 2019, CSK vs MI: Chennai Super Kings coach Stephen Fleming admits being outplayed by Mumbai Indians in Qualifier 1
Fleming added that his batsmen needed to pace the innings better during the Powerplay overs if the team was to post match-winning totals and give the bowlers a defendable target.
IPL 2019, CSK vs MI: Mumbai's spin choke to Suryakumar Yadav's match-winning effort, key moments from Qualifier 1
Asked to bowl first at Chepauk, Mumbai used their spinners to restrict Chennai and later hit back through a half-century from Suryakumar Yadav in a run-chase of 132. Here are the best moments from the match.
IPL 2019, CSK vs MI: Imran Tahir's tactics against Hardik Pandya to Jasprit Bumrah testing MS Dhoni in death overs, key battles to watch out for in Qualifier 1
Both teams have plenty of depth and quality in their ranks, and having beaten Chennai twice in this IPL, Mumbai should have the physiological edge coming into this game. Let's look at the key battles in Qualifier 1.
Rohit Sharma scored a vital 67 on a slowish Chennai track to help MI secure a big 46-run win over CSK.
CSK vs MI, Highlights and Match Recap, IPL 2019, Full Cricket Score: Rohit, Malinga guide Mumbai to 46-run win
Chennai Super Kings vs Mumbai Indians Match 44 IPL 2019 Live Updates: Santner went downtown again but this shot was weak and has been taken by Pollard in the deep. CSK lose. MI win and move to second spot in points table.
IPL 2019, CSK vs MI Match Preview: Chennai Super Kings look to consolidate top position against inconsistent Mumbai Indians
CSK's opponents MI are currently in third spot with 12 points from 10 games and are coming off a defeat against RR and will be keen to keep themselves in the hunt for the playoffs.
IPL 2019, CSK vs MI: MS Dhoni loves playing for Super Kings, not keen to take rest, says batting coach Mike Hussey
Dhoni missed last week's defeat against Sunrisers Hyderabad due to a back spasm and the 37-year-old is not ready to risk a serious injury that could jeopardise his participation in the World Cup starting in England and Wales on 30 May.
Full outside off, Jadhav cracks it through covers to hit the winning runs. They are all on the field celebrating. Madness. What a start to the IPL. CSK needed 47 off the last three overs, Bravo played a blinder and then a half-fit Jadhav, who had retired hurt came out in the last over and finished it in style with a six and a four. Full Paisa vasool match for the fans at Wankhede.
Less than 30 minutes for the toss. A galaxy of stars entertained the audiences in not only Wankhede but across numerous houses across the globe. That brings an end to the pre-game celebrations...as we await for the real fireworks from the cricketers. Head over to our Mumbai vs Chennai Super Kings match blog.
"It was a good break and was necessary. The hunger is back and it is good to be back (playing cricket)," Bumrah said