Mumbai Indians vs UP Warriorz: The 15th match of the ongoing Women’s Premier League will take place on 18th March, Saturday at Navi Mumbai between Mumbai Indians and UP Warriorz. Winning all five matches they played, Mumbai Indians directly qualified for the playoffs now. UP Warriorz on the other hand won only 2 matches in the tournament.
Match: Mumbai Indians vs UP Warriorz WPL 2023
Date: 18th March 2023
Time: 03:30 PM IST
Venue: Dr. DY Patil Sports Academy, Navi Mumbai.
Pitch Condition: The 15th T20 match will take place at Dr. DY Patil Sports Academy, Navi Mumbai. The wicket here is brilliant for batting, but it will take time to score runs in the early innings. The surface now has a slow nature hence helping the spinners more in the previous matches played. The pacers will also get some advantage in the game.
Mumbai Indians vs UP Warriorz – 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.
UP Warriorz: Alyssa Healy (c & wk), Shweta Sehrawat, Tahlia McGrath, Deepti Sharma, Grace Harris, Simran Shaikh, Kiran Navgire, Devika Vaidya, Sophie Ecclestone, Anjali Sarvani, Parshavi Chopra, Soppadhandi Venugopal, Laxmi Yadav, Lauren Bell, Rajeshwari Gayakwad, Shabnim Ismail.
Mumbai Indians vs UP Warriorz – Team Performance in the Past Matches
Mumbai Indians are ready for their sixth consecutive win in the series in the ongoing WPL inaugural season and they will lock horns against UP Warriorz once again this time. The 15th T20 match will be held in Navi Mumbai on Saturday. Mumbai marked an 8-wicket win when these two met the last time.
Mumbai had a successful journey throughout the tournament winning all the matches they played. The last match they played was against Gujarat Giants where they marked a victory with a huge margin of 55 runs. Called to bat first, Mumbai scored 162 runs in total. Harmanpreet Kaur had another half-century in the game. Yastika Bhatia has got 44 runs off 37 balls. Nat Sciver-Brunt also added 36 runs to the scoreboard. It was a score that can be chased by the Giants, but Mumbai’s amazing bowling line-up restricted them to 107 in a 9-wicket loss. Both Nat Sciver and Hayley Matthews got 3 wickets each. Amelia Kerr has got another 2 wickets.
UP Warriorz played their last game against Royal Challengers Bangalore and they lost the game by 5 wickets. Asked to bat first, Warriorz only reached a low total of 135 runs in a 10-wicket loss. Grace Harris was the top scorer with 46 runs off 32 balls. Deepti Sharma and Kiran Navigre both got 22 runs. But their batting lineup couldn’t restrict RCB from chasing the target. They failed to pick wickets at regular intervals. Only Deepti Sharma got 2 wickets. Devika Vaidya and Sophie Ecclestone claimed a wicket each.
Will Mumbai continue the winning race or Warriorz outdo in the game to mark another victory? Let’s predict our teams now.
Here our experts at FCL are giving a prediction for the coming match. Hope you could find it helpful by any means
Wicket-keeper: Alyssa Healy.
Batters: Harmanpreet Kaur, Amanjot Kaur, Kiran Navigre.
All-Rounders: Amelia Kerr, Natalie Sciver, Deepti Sharma, Tahlia McGrath.
Bowlers: Issy Wong, Rajeshwari Gayakwad, Sophie Ecclestone.
Captain: Sophie Ecclestone.
Vice-Captain: Kiran Navigre.
Wicket-keeper: Alyssa Healy, Yastika Bhatia.
Batters: Harmanpreet Kaur, Grace Harris, Kiran Navigre.
All-Rounders: Hayley Matthews, Natalie Sciver, Amelia Kerr.
Bowlers: Issy Wong, Saika Ishaque, Sophie Ecclestone.
Captain: Hayley Matthews.
Vice-Captain: Natalie Sciver.