IPL 2023 | MI vs GT | Head-to-Head Record
Gujarat Titans are currently stationed at the top of the table (Source: AP Photo)
Mumbai Indians (MI) lock horns with Gujarat Titans (GT) in Match No. 57 of the sixteenth edition of the Indian Premier League (IPL 2023) on Friday, May 12, at Wankhede Stadium in Mumbai at 7.30 PM IST. However, before the match goes live, here is a look at the MI vs GT head-to-head record.
But before diving into the head-to-head record of the two, let us see how these two sides have fared in IPL 2023 so far.
MI in IPL 2023
After winning three out of their last four matches, MI is on a roll. However, all those victories have come while chasing a target of 200 or more. The five-time champions have played 11 games so far with six wins and five defeats. With 12 points and a net run rate of -0.255, they are placed in the third spot in the table.
MI Last Match in IPL 2023
MI played their last game against Royal Challengers Bangalore (RCB) in Match No. 54 in Mumbai, where Suryakumar Yadav stole the show with his blitzkrieg knock.
Skipper Rohit Sharma won the toss and opted to bowl first. Glenn Maxwell and captain Faf du Plessis struck 68 and 65 runs, respectively, while Dinesh Karthik played a quickfire cameo of 30 off 18 as the visitors posted a huge total of 199/6 on the board. Jason Behrendorff was the standout bowler for the home side for his spell of 3/36 (4).
Chasing 200, Rohit's poor form continued as he got dismissed for just seven while his opening partner Ishan Kishan made 42 off 21. But Suryakumar registered his highest IPL score of 83, which came in just 35 deliveries with the help of 7 fours and six maximums. Youngster Nehal Wadhera also joined the party to hit 52* off 34 as MI reached the target with 21 balls to spare. For his breathtaking innings, Suryakumar grabbed the Player of the Match award.
GT in IPL 2023
Defending champions, GT, have indeed played like champions so far this season, as they have appeared in 11 games with eight wins and just three losses. With 16 points and a positive NRR of 0.951, they are bossing the table at the top.
GT Last Match in IPL 2023
GT played their last match against Lucknow Super Giants (LSG) in Match No. 51 at home, and they won the contest by a margin of 56 runs.
Krunal Pandya won the toss, and the visitors elected to field first. Openers Wriddhiman Saha and Shubman Gill added 142 runs for the opening wicket. The former smashed 81 off 43 while Gill remained not out on 94 off 51 as GT posted a massive total of 227/2 on the board.
In reply, Kyle Mayers slammed 48 off 32, and his opening partner Quinton de Kock, who played his first game of the season, racked up 70 off 41. There was no significant contribution from the rest of the batting line-up, as LSG reached only 171/7. Pacer Mohit Sharma was the pick of the GT bowlers for his spell of 4/29 (4). Gill was adjudged with the Player of the Match award for his magnificent knock at the top of the order.
MI vs GT, Head-to-Head
MI vs GT, Head-to-Head (Overall IPL)
Both sides have met each other twice in the league with MI and GT winning a game each.
Mumbai Indians won: 1
Gujarat Titans won: 1
MI vs GT, IPL 2023
Latest face-off: MI vs GT
Mumbai Indians and Gujarat Titans met earlier in the reverse fixture this season in Ahmedabad, where the home side emerged victorious by 55 runs.
MI captain Rohit Sharma won the toss and elected to bowl first. Gill scored 56 off 34 while middle-order batters David Miller and Abhinav Manohar racked up 46 and 42 runs, respectively, as the Titans reached a huge total of 207/6 in their allotted 20 overs. Veteran spinner Piyush Chawla took two wickets for 34 runs in his four-over spell.
Chasing 208, Cameron Green amassed 33 while Suryakumar Yadav scored 23. Nehal Wadhera top-scored for his side with his knock of 40 off 21, with the rest of the batting line-up failing to contribute. Noor Ahmad picked up three wickets for 37 runs, while Rashid Khan and Mohit Sharma snared two scalps each as MI got restricted to 152/9. Abhinav Manohar was awarded the Player of the Match award for his quick-fire knock in 21 deliveries.
Brief Score, MI vs GT, IPL 2023 - Match 35
Gujarat Titans - 207/6 (20 overs)
Highest Scorer: Shubman Gill - 56 (34)
Best Bowling: Piyush Chawla - 2/34 (4 overs)
Mumbai Indians - 152/9 (20 overs)
Highest Scorer: Nehal Wadhera - 40 (21)
Best Bowling: Noor Ahmad - 3/37 (4 overs)