GT vs MI: Pitch Report, Weather Forecast, And Possible Playing XI of Both Teams

The IPL 2023 is nearing its climax as Gujarat Titans and Mumbai Indians gear up to face off in the Qualifier-2 match. The winner of this highly anticipated encounter in Ahmedabad will earn the opportunity to challenge the mighty Chennai Super Kings in the final. While Gujarat suffered defeat at the hands of Chennai in the first qualifier, Mumbai secured an impressive 81-run victory against Lucknow Super Giants in the eliminator match. Both teams have showcased remarkable performances throughout the tournament, setting the stage for an exhilarating showdown.

Last year’s champions, Gujarat Titans, enter the qualifier with the aim of defending their title. The team has displayed an impressive performance so far, winning 10 out of their 14 league matches and claiming the top position on the points table. Gujarat started the tournament with a victory and has maintained their excellent form throughout. Their bowlers and batsmen have been in stellar touch, making them a formidable opponent.

Mumbai Indians had a shaky start to the tournament, suffering an initial defeat that placed them at the 9th position in the points table. However, they soon turned their fortunes around and embarked on a winning streak that remains unbroken. Mumbai secured victories both at home and away, showcasing their versatility and resilience. Their consistent performances have established them as a strong contender for the IPL crown.

The Narendra Modi Stadium in Ahmedabad has proven to be a batsman-friendly pitch, where high scores are common. Both teams are likely to prefer chasing in this match. The average first innings score at this venue is around 165, indicating the potential for a high-scoring encounter. Additionally, the pitch offers support to fast bowlers, adding an intriguing dimension to the match.

On the day of the match, Ahmedabad is expected to experience temperatures of up to 41 degrees Celsius. However, there is no forecast of rain during the game. A moderate wind speed of 26 km/h may influence the conditions. The humidity is anticipated to hover around 42 percent, contributing to the challenge faced by players in the scorching heat.

Possible Playing XI Of MI:- Rohit Sharma, Ishan Kishan, Cameron Green, Suryakumar Yadav, Tilak Verma, Tim David, Piyush Chawla, C Jordan, Akash Madhwal, K Kartikeya, Jason Behrendorff

Possible Playing XI of GT:- Shubman Gill, W Saha, Hardik Pandya, Vijay Shankar, D Miller, Dasun Shanaka, Rahul Tewatia, Rashid Khan, Noor Ahmed, Mohit Sharma, M Shami, Yash Dayal

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