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Shakib-Mustafiz face to face in IPL tonight

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12 April, 2018 17:11 PM



Shakib-Mustafiz face to face in IPL tonight

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The world famed all-rounder Shakib Al Hasan and Cutter Master Mustafizur Rahman will take the field on opposing sides in the 7th match of the Indian Premier League (IPL) at Rajiv Gandhi International Stadium in Hyderabad tonight.

Shakib is playing for Sunrisers Hyderabad while Mustafiz is representing defending champions Mumbai Indians this year.

The match will kick off at 8:30 pm.

Champion Mumbai has a poor start in the tournament this year. Rohit Sharma's team lost to Chennai Super Kings in the inaugural match of the tournament on April 7. Fizz took one wicket in that match.

On the other hand, Hyderabad got off to a good start. Kane Williamson’s team beat Rajasthan Royals by 9 wickets in their first match where debutant Shakib took two wickets for 23 runs.

Shakib has played previous six seasons for Kolkata Knight Riders and Mustafiz played last two seasons for Sunrisers Hyderabad.

Probable XI
Mumbai Indians: Rohit Sharma (c), Evin Lewis, Ishan Kishan (wk), Suryakumar Yadav, Hardik Pandya, Krunal Pandya, Kieron Pollard, Mayank Markande, Mitchell McClenaghan, Mustafizur Rahman, Jasprit Bumrah.

Sunrisers Hyderabad: Wriddhiman Saha (wk), Shikhar Dhawan, Kane Williamson (c), Manish Pandey, Deepak Hooda, Yusuf Pathan, Shakib al Hasan, Rashid Khan, Bhuvneshwar Kumar, Billy Stanlake, Siddarth Kaul.


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