Mumbai face Delhi in IPL final today

The Indian Premier League defending champions Mumbai Indians are set to face Delhi Capitals to decide the 2020 title. The Capitals head into the clash as underdogs against the form side of the IPL competition, agencies report.

Delhi will be confident of causing a major upset with Australian coach Ricky Ponting spearheading his side’s push for their maiden title. Ponting is widely considered one of the leading cricket minds of the competition. His input will give Delhi a tactical edge heading into the final against Mumbai.

Defending champions, the Mumbai Indians will be sweating on the fitness of New Zealand pace bowler Trent Boult. 

Boult has been in outstanding form the Mumbai side, combining with Indian star Jasprit Bumrah. The pair have claimed 49-wickets between them, to lead the IPL competition.

Mumbai will be playing their sixth final in seven years. The Indians won the title in 2013, 2015,2017 and 2019. Mumbai have only lost out in the final once, losing to the Chennai Super Kings in the 2010 final.


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