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Kolkata Knight Riders vs Mumbai Indians 2016 : IPL Match 5

IPL 2016 Match number 5 between Kolkata Knight Riders and Mumbai Indians on april 13, 2016 at Knight Riders homeground Eden Gardens, Kolkata.Gambhir and Uthappa will continue to open,Pandey, Yusuf, Suryakumar, Lynn, Shakib and the horde of all-rounders give batting the depth,Morkel leads the attack and has Umesh for support. Pace was one of the weaknesses of this side but this year around they seem to have sorted it. The additions of Unadkat, Rajpoot, Holder and Hastings strengthen the attack,OverAll KKR-Kolkata Knight Riders is a Balanced squad,They have great all rounder in T20 like Shakib Al Hasan and Russell.Mystry bowler like Sunil Narine.But if they got a destractive forign batsman then it will be a better team.
in previous season of ipl Gautam gambhir struggle intially but he get his form after some match and owner of kkr shahrukh khan expecting another title this year in ipl9 from guati.he alreday win two ipl trophy for kkr.Yusuf pathan a destoying batsman who can contribute to kkr when they need run with High run rate.he boost inning in death as well sometime he come in upper order to give power to inning along with manish pandy.Bangladeshi allrounder Shakib Al Hasan constantly performing well in ipl8 and natinal side as well.

After Losing First match of IPL 2016 against Rising Pune they definetly want to come back in this match against KKR:Player to watch out for Mumbai Indians this summer is 'JOS BUTTLER'. He is the key member of england side.  He is a right-handed batsman who also plays as a wicket-keeper and is the current Vice-Captain of the England ODI team. Have records of all fastest hundreds for england in odi's.  Mumbai brought him in this auction at a bargain price of Rs3.8 crores..

After making debue for india, the likes of hardik pandya and bumrah have grown in confidence. Pandya's verstalitity to strike the ball and bowling handy medium pace makes him trump card for mumbai this season. Krunal pandya(brother of hardik pandya) will also be playing for mumbai this year after brought at a price of Rs2 crores.
Bumrah's ability to bowl off-cutters and yorkers at will,, make him go to bowler for mumbai indians.

By purchasing Tim Southee and Nathu Singh, mumbai have form a formiddable fast bowling unit. The kiwi spearhead Southee, is known for his ability to swing the ball both ways. And Nathu Singh the medium pacer from Rajasthan would be looking for an excellent performance in his 1st season for coming in the limelight and earning fame.

Lasith Malinga, de lange, vinay kumar, McClenaghan, deepak punia are the other fast bowlers in the squad.

Spin department will be headed by harbhajan, along with suchith and shreyas gopal.

Ambati rayudu, unmukt chand, simmons, corey andreson,pollard, parthiv patel, pandya, along with captain Rohit sharms forms the core of batting unit.

Kieron Pollard, Corey Anderson and Hardik Pandya are the marquee all-rounders of mumbai this season.

IPL Match 5 Team KKR: Kolkata Knight Riders(KKR) Team Squad for thier match against Mumbai Indians(MI):
Gautam Gambhir, Andre Russell, Morne Morkel, Sunil Narine, Jason Holder, Ankit Rajpoot, Umesh Yadav, Yusuf Pathan, Shakib Al Hasan, Piyush Chawla, Suryakumar Yadav, Rajagopal Sathish, Jaydev Unadkat, Colin Munro, Sheldon Jackson, Chris Lynn, Manish Pandey, Brad Hogg, Robin Uthappa, Kuldeep Yadav, John Hastings, Manan Sharma
IPL Match 5 Team MI: Mumbai Indians(MI) Team Squad for thier first match against Kolkata Knight Riders(KKR) :
Rohit Sharma, Jos Buttler, Harbhajan Singh, Unmukt Chand, Nathu Singh, Deepak Punia, Ambati Rayudu, Hardik Pandya, Lasith Malinga, Vinay Kumar, Kieron Pollard, Corey Anderson, Lendl Simmons, Tim Southee, Mitchell McClenaghan, Parthiv Patel, Jasprit Bumrah, Marchant de Lange, Shreyas Gopal, Akshay Wakhar, Jagadeesha Suchith, Siddhesh Lad, Nitish Rana, Jitesh Sharma, Krunal Pandya, Kishore Kamath
Mumbai Indians(MI) vs Kolkata Knight Riders(KKR) 5th Match prediction:
Both team seemed equally component to each other, can't say anything, But confidence level of KKR high after first match win over Delhi Daredevils, Homegrounf also may be factor for KKR, They get more support from Kolkata, So its 50-50 For both team but still KKR has more winning percentage.

Mumbai Indians(MI) vs Kolkata Knight Riders(KKR) Match Venue:
 Eden Gardens, Kolkata
Mumbai Indians(MI) vs Kolkata Knight Riders(KKR) Match Date:
Wednesday 13th April 2016
Mumbai Indians(MI) vs Kolkata Knight Riders(KKR) Match Time:
8:00pm IST (2:30pm GMT)