New Delhi, Online Desk. Mumbai and Madhya Pradesh teams will face each other in the final of Ranji Trophy from Wednesday. While Mumbai’s team would like to clinch the trophy for the 42nd time, Madhya Pradesh will aim to convert into a title win after reaching the final after 22 years. This match is going to be very tough as the performance of both the teams has been strong so far.
The good thing for Mumbai’s team is that its batsmen are in full color. Yashasvi Jaiswal has scored three consecutive centuries. After the quarter-finals, runs came from his bat in both the semi-final innings. The captain has also returned to form, while debutant Suved has started with a double century. If you have experience in bowling like Dhawal Kulkarni, then Tushar Deshpande and Mohit can be important weapons of Mumbai.
Mumbai’s Probable Playing XI
Prithvi Shaw (captain), Yashasvi Jaiswal, Armaan Jaffer, Suved Parkar, Sarfaraz Khan, Hardik Tamor (wk), Shams Mulani, Tanush Kotian, Tushar Deshpande, Dhawal Kulkarni, Mohit Awasthi.
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For the Madhya Pradesh team, wicketkeeper Himashu Mantri’s innings in the knockout was important, while the team’s star Rajat Patidar is running in excellent form. Yash Dubey and Shubham Sharma have been the highest run scorers for the team in this season. Big innings of both of these will be expected in the final. In the bowling, Karthikeya Sharma will be the most eye. This season he has 27 wickets to his name. Anubhav Aggarwal and Gaurav Yadav can become difficult for MP in the final.
Probable playing XI of Madhya Pradesh
Yash Dubey, Himanshu Mantri (wk), Shubham S Sharma, Rajat Patidar, Aditya Srivastava (captain), Akshat Raghuvanshi, Sarshan Jain, Kumar Karthikeya, Puneet Date, Anubhav Agarwal, Gaurav Yadav.
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