Chennai Super Kings captain MS Dhoni won the toss and elected to bowl against Mumbai Indians in the first match of IPL 2020 in Abu Dhabi on Saturday. MS Dhoni returns to action after a long time but there is no Dwayne Bravo in CSK’s playing XI. As far as MI are concerned, they preferred James Pattinson over Mitchell McClenaghan and Nathan Coulter-Nile along with their premier overseas pacer Trent Boult.
MI playing XI against CSK for first match in IPL 2020
Mumbai Indians (Playing XI): Rohit Sharma(c), Quinton de Kock(w), Suryakumar Yadav, Saurabh Tiwary, Krunal Pandya, Hardik Pandya, Kieron Pollard, James Pattinson, Rahul Chahar, Trent Boult, Jasprit Bumrah.
Chennai Super Kings (Playing XI) M Vijay, S Watson, F du Plessis, A Rayadu, K Jadhav, MS Dhoni, R Jadeja, S Curran, D Chahar, P Chawla, L Ngidi.