It’s Rising Pune Supergiants vs Mumbai Indians in second match of IPL 2017. Watch RPS vs MI Live Stream, see Starting XIs, prediction and more here. Steve Smith is the newly appointed captain of RPS side after dhoni decided to step down from the role. On the other hand a major boost for Mumbai Indians because the captain has back and fit from the injury and will likely to play tonight. After a high scoring first match of IPL we are likely to witness the same tonight.
The Maharastra derby i.e. RPS vs MI match starts 8PM at MCA Stadium in Pune. Here is the expected lineups for both teams, match prediction and Live Streaming details.
Match 2 IPL 2017: RPS vs MI
Time: 8:00 PM IST, 06 April 2017
Venue: MCA International Stadium, Pune
Mumbai Indians Starting XI: Parthiv Patel, Rohit Sharma (c), Ambati Rayudu, Kieron Pollard, Jos Buttler (wk), Nitish Rana, Hardik Pandya, Krunal Pandya, Mitchell McClenaghan, Tim Southee, Jasprit Bumrah.
Rising Pune Supergiant Starting XI: Ajinkya Rahane, Mayank Aggarwal, Steven Smith (c), Manoj Tiwary, MS Dhoni (wk), Ben Stokes, Rajat Bhatia, Imran Tahir, Deepak Chahar, Adam Zampa, Ashok Dinda.
Prediction: It is tough to predict the winner with both teams look balanced and looks stong on paper. However, we’re going with Mumbai Indians given the fact that Rohit is back and a lot of experience is there. On the other hand RPS have the home advantage and Steve Smith will be hoping for a good start as a captain.
TOSS: RPS won and chose to bat first.
For watching RPS vs MI live viewers may switch to channels like Sony SIX, Sony MAX and SonyESPN. Live Streaming of this IPL match has been made available on Hotstar.
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