MI vs CSK 1st T20: TV Guide, Live Stream, Preview, Prediction, Possible XI
The 1st T20 match of Dream11 IPL – Indian Premier League 2020 between Chennai Super Kings and Mumbai Indians on September 19 at Sheikh Zayed Stadium, Abu Dhabi; the match starts at 02:00 PM GMT. The tournament opener starts with two teams with seven titles between them, Defending champion’s Mumbai India to face Chennai Super Kings in the opening game of IPL 2020, both sides equally well balanced in term of bowling and batting, but three-time champions Chennai Super Kings will miss the service of their star player and former Indian great Suresh Raina, who pulled out of IPL 2020 due to personal reasons and in the bowling department, they also going to miss service of veteran former Indian spinner Harbhajan Singh who also pulled out of IPL 2020 citing personal reasons. Four-time champions Mumbai Indians also without the service of their veteran star player Lasith Malinga, the highest wicket-taker in IPL, who opts out of IPL 2020 for personal reasons. Australia fast bowler James Pattinson has been named as his replacement. Mumbai Indians have between winning record against Chennai Super Kings in IPL, here are the head to head stats between MI and CSK:
- Overall Matches: 30
- MI Won: 18
- CSK Won: 12
Date: September 19, 2020
Match: Mumbai Indians vs Chennai Super Kings, 1st T20
Venue: Sheikh Zayed Stadium, Abu Dhabi
Time: 7:30 PM IST, 02:00 PM GMT, 06:00 PM LOCAL
Prediction: Both side look favorite for the game but in absence of crucial players, MI likely to dominant CSK in the tournament opener, so our prediction goes for Mumbai Indians.
MI Possible Playing XI: Rohit Sharma (Captain), Quinton de Kock, Ishan Kishan (Wk), Surya Kumar Yadav, Kieron Pollard, Hardik Pandya, Krunal Pandya, Rahul Chahar, Dhawal Kulkarni, Jasprit Bumrah, Trent Boult
CSK Possible Playing XI: Shane Watson, M Vijay, Ambati Rayudu, Faf du Plessis, MS Dhoni (Captain, WK), Kedar Jadhav, Ravindra Jadeja, Dwayne Bravo, Shardul Thakur, Deepak Chahar, Imran Tahir.
Chennai Super Kings Squad: Narayan Jagadeesan, Ruturaj Gaikwad, KM Asif, Ravindra Jadeja, M Vijay, MS Dhoni, Josh Hazlewood ,Kedar Jadhav, Harbhajan Singh, Karn Sharma, Piyush Chawla, Ambati Rayudu, Suresh Raina, Imran Tahir, Sam Curran, Deepak Chahar, Faf du Plessis, Shardul Thakur, Mitchell Santner, Dwayne Bravo, Lungi Ngidi, Monu Kumar, Shane Watson, Sai Kishore
Mumbai Indians Squad: Rohit Sharma, Sherfane Rutherford, Suryakumar Yadav, Anmolpreet Singh, Chris Lynn, Saurabh Tiwary, Dhawal Kulkarni, Krunal Pandya, Jasprit Bumrah, Lasith Malinga, Mitchell McClenaghan, Rahul Chahar, Trent Boult, Mohsin Khan, Prince Balwant Rai Singh, Digvijay Deshmukh, Hardik Pandya, Jayant Yadav, Kieron Pollard, Anukul Roy, Nathan Coulter-Nile, Ishan Kishan, Quinton de Kock, Aditya Tare
How to Watch IPL 2020 Live Coverage, here is SportsNar guide for you
Star Sports to broadcast live coverage of IPL – Indian Premier League 2020 in India; all matches streamed live on Disney + Hotstar digital platform (Website, App). Star India has bagged IPL media rights for a massive amount INR 16,347.50 crores for a period of five years (2018-2022), they acquired TV and OTT (Audio, Video, and other media services via the internet) rights. Star India win five-year global media rights of IPL – Indian Premier League till 2022. The ‘global media rights’ include the Indian television, digital as well as the overseas broadcast and digital media rights. The global television and digital media rights, except the Indian sub-continent, have been clubbed together and will be available for a period of five years. “The rest of world is grouped into different territories – for each of them, television and digital rights are clubbed together.
IPL 2020 All LIVE matches will be exclusively available to new and existing subscribers of Disney+ Hotstar VIP (INR 399/- for 12 months) and Disney+ Hotstar Premium (INR 1499/- for 12 months). Users can purchase the subscription directly from the platform using their preferred digital payment option – credit/debit card, netbanking or UPI. Additionally, in an attempt to make it easier for people to subscribe, Disney + Hotstar VIP has tied up with leading telecom companies in India – Jio and Airtel. Both partners will offer exciting prepaid recharge plans bundled with a 12-months subscription to Disney+ Hotstar VIP along with the convenience of buying these across either millions of Jio and Airtel retail stores using cash in or digital payments. Disney+ Hotstar VIP is the best deal in town that provides subscribers the best of entertainment and LIVE sporting action at an incredible cost of INR 399/- for a year. With an annual subscription of Disney+ Hotstar VIP viewers will enjoy a full year of LIVE cricket – for the first time they will get to watch two IPL tournaments (Sep ‘20 and Mar-April ‘21) in a single subscription, Asia cup and a host of other BCCI tournaments. this year Disney+ Hotstar VIP has added new features to the interactive Watch’N Play social feed that allows a nationwide virtual community of cricket lovers to share excitement and support while watching the matches LIVE on the platform. Replicating the exhilarating roar of the stadium, fans will be able to determine the mood of the nation using an interactive emoji stream. In a global first, cricket lovers will be able to join in the action by expressing themselves using ‘Hotshots’ selfies or a new video feature ‘Duets’ that lets fans create customized videos showcasing their rendition of famous shots and reactions of their favorite Dream 11 IPL Heroes; the best of which will be broadcast on STAR Sports.
Jio and Disney + Hotstar are partnering to offer free IPL 2020 live-streaming for select customers, the benefit will be provided with Hotstar prepaid plans and Jio Fiber plans. The two prepaid plans to come with this benefit include the Rs 401 plan and Rs 2,599 plan. Jio Fiber customers with plans of Rs 849 and above will be able to avail the benefit. Jio which come bundled with data, voice, and 1 year Disney+ Hotstar VIP subscription worth Rs. 399. Cricket fans availing these plans can watch free live Dream11 IPL matches through Disney+ Hotstar app:
- Rs 401 Plan: Plan benefits include 3 GB data/day, unlimited voice, and 1 year Disney + Hotstar VIP subscription. The plan has a validity of 28 days
- Rs 598 Plan: Provides 2 GB data/day with unlimited voice and 1 year Disney + Hotstar VIP subscription. Rs 598 plan has a validity of 56 days
- Rs 777 Plan: Provides 1.5 GB data/day with unlimited voice and 1 year Disney + Hotstar VIP subscription. It comes with a validity of 84 days
- Rs 2599 Plan: Plan benefits include 2 GB data/day with unlimited voice and 1 year Disney + Hotstar VIP subscription. It comes with a validity of 365 days
- Rs 499 Data Add-on: Provides 1.5 GB data/day + 1 year Disney + Hotstar VIP subscription worth Rs 399. Rs 499 data add-on has a validity of 56 days
Sky Sports has become the home of the Dream11 Indian Premier League 2020 in the UK and Ireland. All 60 matches of the 2020 IPL will be shown live on Sky Sports, after the company acquired the UK and Ireland TV broadcast rights for the tournament for the next three years. UK viewers will be able to watch all 60 of the matches exclusively live on Sky Sports. Cricket viewers in the United States can watch Indian Premier League (IPL 2020) live coverage on Willow TV, and SuperSport will telecast live coverage of Indian Premier League 2020 (IPL 13) in South Africa; all matches live streamed on the SuperSport digital platform (Website, App). Cricket viewers in Canada can watch IPL 12 on Willow TV and Sky Sports Cricket to broadcast live coverage in the United Kingdom.
Fox Sports has acquired the rights to the Dream11 Indian Premier League 2020, the world’s leading T20 cricket tournament, with LIVE coverage of the competition to be broadcast across Fox Sports and Fox Cricket (available on Foxtel). Kayo Sports will live stream Indian Premier League matches in Australia, a new digital platform in Australia to watch cricket matches online. The Foxtel App is the better option if you already have a TV subscription, while Foxtel Now is the way to go if you only want to stream Foxtel channel. BT Sport has secured rights to every match of the 2020 Indian Premier League (IPL) in the United Kingdom. BT Sport acquired TV rights as Sky Sports has lost the right to broadcast IPL 2020.
- Where to watch IPL 2020 live streaming in India: Star Sports, Disney Hotstar + VIP
- Where to watch IPL 2020 live streaming in UK & Ireland: Sky Sports, Yupp TV
- Where to watch IPL 2020 live streaming in USA & Canada: Hotstar
- Where to watch IPL 2020 live streaming in South Africa, the Middle East and North Africa: SuperSport
- Where to watch IPL 2020 live streaming in South East Asia including Malaysia, Singapore and South America: Yupp TV
- Where to watch IPL 2020 live streaming in Australia & New Zealand: Fox Sports, Kayo Sports
Indian Premier League 2020, also known as Dream11 IPL 2020 is the 13th edition of the Indian Premier League. IPL is a professional men’s domestic Twenty20 cricket league competition in India. IPL – Indian Premier League 2020 features fifty-nine matches (56 group match, two qualifiers, one eliminator, and the final). The league was founded by the Board of Control for Cricket in India.
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