HYDERABAD: Resilient Mumbai Indians will take on defiant Rising Pune Supergiant in the Vivo IPL 2017 Final tonight (Sunday) at the Rajiv Gandhi International Cricket Stadium, Uppal, Hyderabad.
In four head-to-head encounters between the two teams, Rising Pune have won three out of them while Mumbai Indians have only managed a single win. Both sides have played two games this season, aRising Pune won home and away in the league stage and then shocked Mumbai again at the Wankhede in the first qualifier.
The key to Pune’s success against Mumbai so far is that they keep a lid on MI’s power hitters. According to stats available on Cricinfo, Rohit and Kieron Pollard average 20.66 and 14.33 against them this season.
Whereas, in last three matches, Rising Pune have only allowed Mumbai to hit 23 sixes and 35 fours. In comparison, Mumbai thrashed 29 sixes against Kings XI after only two meeting and 47 fours after three rounds against Knight Riders.
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The Final match of IPL 2017 will be played between Mumbai Indians Rising vs Pune Supergiants May 21, 2017.
Mumbai Indians Rising vs Pune Supergiants BIG FINAL
How can I watch on TV or stream the Indian Premier League online?
In India, coverage of the IPL is produced by ESPN and until 2015. However, Sky Sports now own the rights to the tournament and will be showing every match live on Sky Sports 2 in 2017.
Sky Sports subscribers will be able to watch all the IPL action online through Sky Go or via the mobile or iPad apps.
For those without Sky Sports, temporary, non-contract passes are available to watch the games through Now TV, with deals ranging from 24 hours through to a month.
If you want to watch IPL 2017 online, you can watch the live stream on Hotstar, which has the digital rights for the 10th season of the T20 tournament.
Hotstar is offering the matches via its mobile apps and website. To watch IPL 2017 online, only open the Hotstar app on your mobile or tablet, or the Hotstar website from your PC.
You can only start watching by choosing the IPL match – if you don’t see it on the homepage, just navigate to the Hotstar Sports category.
NOTE: According to the agreement, IPL 2017 live stream for internet users will run 5 minutes behind the TV broadcast.
Mumbai Indians (Probable) – 1 Parthiv Patel (wk), 2 Lendl Simmons, 3 Rohit Sharma (capt), 4 Ambati Rayudu, 5 Kieron Pollard, 6 Krunal Pandya, 7 Hardik Pandya, 8 Karn Sharma, 9 Mitchell Johnson/Mitchell McClenaghan, 10 Lasith Malinga, 11 Jasprit Bumrah
Rising Pune Supergiant (Probable) – 1 Ajinkya Rahane, 2 Rahul Tripathi, 3 Steven Smith (capt), 4 Manoj Tiwary, 5 MS Dhoni (wk), 6 Dan Christian, 7 Washington Sundar, 8 Shardul Thakur, 9 Lockie Ferguson, 10 Jaydev Unadkat, 11 Adam Zampa