Delhi Capitals vs Mumbai Indians: The 7th match of the inaugural edition of the WPL T20 Tournament will be played between the table toppers Delhi Capitals and Mumbai Indians. Winning both the matches they played, Mumbai and Delhi are fully confident in the league to go for another match.
Match: Delhi Capitals vs Mumbai Indians WPL 2023
Date: 9th March 2023
Time: 07:30 PM IST
Venue: Dr. D. Y. Patil Sports Academy, Navi Mumbai.
Pitch Condition: The 7th T20 match will take place at Dr. D. Y. Patil Sports Academy, Navi Mumbai. The pitch here is a batting friendly one and is considered a high-scoring venue. More pace and bounce will be offered here than usual Indian wickets. Scoring more than 180 will be difficult to chase here. The square boundaries are shorter for the WPL league, with batters can reach the target area.
Delhi Capitals vs Mumbai Indians – The Squad
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.
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 vs Mumbai Indians – Team Performance in the Past Matches
The 7th match of the WPL 2023 will take place on the 9th of March at Navi Mumbai between the Delhi Capitals and Mumbai Indians. Both teams won their first two matches in the tournament and stays on top of the points table.
Both teams are unbeatable forces in the tournament, having showcased outstanding performances in the previous two matches. Both have four points each till now, yet Mumbai is leading the table with their net run rate.
Delhi Capitals played their first match against Royal Challengers Bangalore and they won the match by a huge margin of 60 runs. The second match they played was against the UP Warriorz and that was a 42 runs victory. Meg Lanning was amazing with the bat, having scored 70 runs off 42 balls. Jess Jonassen was the second highest with 42 runs off 20 balls. Jemimah Rodrigues got 34 runs off 22 balls. They were excellent with the bowl also. Jonassen has got 3 wickets while Shikha Pandey and Marizanne Kapp claimed a wicket each.
Mumbai Indians stunned the WPL audience with their first match itself with a fabulous 143 runs win over Gujarat Giants. Their second match was against Royal Challengers Bangalore, and they won the match by 9 wickets when 34 balls were remaining. Their bowling line-up easily restricted RCB to a lowest total of 155 runs and they easily chased it back. Hayley Matthews starred in the match with a 38-ball 77. Nat Sciver-Brunt also got a half-century (55 off 29 balls). Hayley Matthews got 3 wickets while Saika Ishaque and Amelia Kerr claimed 2 wickets each.
The match will surely be a thrilling one with both having an amazing lineup of players. Build your fantasy teams for the match and make winnings.
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, Jemimah Rodrigues, Harmanpreet Kaur, Amanjot Kaur.
All-Rounders: Marizanne Kapp, Natalie Sciver, Hayley Matthews.
Bowlers: Jess Jonassen, Shikha Pandey, Issy Wong.
Captain: Meg Lanning.
Vice-Captain: Harmanpreet Kaur.
Wicket-keeper: Yastika Bhatia.
Batters: Meg Lanning, Alice Capsey, Harmanpreet Kaur.
All-Rounders: Marizanne Kapp, Natalie Sciver, Hayley Matthews, Amelia Kerr.
Bowlers: Jess Jonassen, Tara Norris, Saika Ishaque.
Captain: Hayley Matthews.
Vice-Captain: Natalie Sciver.