Delhi Capitals vs Mumbai Indians: The super exciting finals of the inaugural edition of the Women’s Premier League is going to take place at Brabourne Stadium, Mumbai on March 26th, Monday between Mumbai Indians and Delhi Capitals. Defeating the UP Warriorz by 72 runs, Mumbai Indians succeeded in the playoffs to the final stage of the tournament.
Match: Delhi Capitals vs Mumbai Indians WPL 2023
Date: 26th March 2023
Time: 07:30 PM IST
Venue: Brabourne Stadium, Mumbai.
Pitch Condition: The grand finale of the Women’s Premier League will be held at Brabourne Stadium, Mumbai. The pitch assists batters more as per the previous matches. The boundaries are short here, so batters can score more here. Spinners and pace bowlers will also get an advantage here as game progresses.
Delhi Capitals vs Mumbai Indians – The Squad
Mumbai Indians: Dhara Gujjar, Amanjot Kaur, Amelia Kerr, Chloe Tryon, Harmanpreet Kaur (c), Hayley Matthews, Heather Graham, Humaira Kazi, Issy Wong, Jintimani Kalita, Nat Sciver-Brunt, Neelam Bisht, Pooja Vastrakar, Priyanka Bala, Yastika Bhatia, Saika Ishaque, Sonam Mukesh Yadav.
Delhi Capitals: Shafali Verma, Meg Lanning (c), Marizanne Kapp, Jemimah Rodrigues, Jasia Akhter, Laura Harris, Sneha Deepthi, Alice Capsey, Jess Jonassen, Taniya Bhatia (wk), Arundhati Reddy, Shikha Pandey, Radha Yadav, Tara Norris, Minnu Mani, Aparna Mondal, Poonam Yadav, Titas Sadhu.
Delhi Capitals vs Mumbai Indians – Team Performance in the Past Matches
The thrilling final of the Women’s Premier League is here and Mumbai Indians and Delhi Capitals made their way to the grand finale of the first-ever WPL season. Both teams showed outstanding performances throughout the series to lead in the points table.
Mumbai Indians started the tournament very well with 5 consecutive wins. Then they lost two matches but ended up being in the playoffs. Hence in the playoff, they defeated the UP Warriorz by a good margin of 72 runs to qualify for the finals. In the playoff, Mumbai was called to bat first, and only because of Nat Sciver’s powerpack performance of 72 runs off 38 balls made it possible for Mumbai to reach a score of 182 runs. Amelia Kerr was the second top scorer with 29 runs off 19 balls. Issy Wong’s amazing 4 wickets helped Mumbai restrict UP warriors to a total of 110 runs. Saika Ishaque also got 2 wickets.
Delhi played their last match against UP Warriorz and they won the match by 5 wickets when 13 balls were left. Decided to bowl first, Delhi restricted Warriorz to a total of 138 runs. Alice Capsey was the top pick in bowlers, claiming 3 wickets in her 4 overs. Radha Yadav also got 2 wickets in the game. While chasing, Delhi made it happen in 17.5 overs. Meg Lanning was the top scorer with 39 runs off 23 balls. Both Alice Capsey and Marizanne Kapp got 34 runs each.
Both teams are capable enough to showcase a thrilling performance in the finals with an amazing lineup of batters and bowlers. Who will win the first-ever WPL title? Delhi Capitals or Mumbai Indians? As an amazing season came to an end, we can predict our teams for the match.
Here our experts at FCL are giving a prediction for the coming match. Hope you could find it helpful by any means
Wicket-keeper: Yastika Bhatia.
Batters: Meg Lanning, Harmanpreet Kaur, Shafali Verma.
All-Rounders: Hayley Matthews, Nat Sciver-Brunt, Marizanne Kapp, Amelia Kerr, Alice Capsey.
Bowlers: Shikha Pandey, Issy Wong.
Captain: Nat Sciver-Brunt.
Vice-Captain: Meg Lanning.
Wicket-keeper: Yastika Bhatia.
Batters: Meg Lanning, Jemimah Rodrigues, Harmanpreet Kaur.
All-Rounders: Hayley Matthews, Natalie Sciver-Brunt, Marizanne Kapp, Amelia Kerr, Jess Jonassen.
Bowlers: Saika Ishaque, Shikha Pandey.
Captain: Marizanne Kapp.
Vice-Captain: Harmanpreet Kaur.