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Rising Pune Super giants will take on Mumbai Indians in second game of IPL 10 season. For the first time in IPL, MS Dhoni is playing as non captain. Aussie Skipper Steve Smith will lead the side. Mumbai will be lead by their regular skipper Rohit Sharma. Rohit Sharma has been far from intl games for some time due to injury.
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Both teams would like to gain momentum
Pune had a dissatisfied season last year. Their management has taken a bold statement to axe Dhoni as captain. Dhoni is the most succesful captain in IPL history. With responsibilities off his shoulders , we hope to see more aggressive Dhoni. Yesteryear Pune suffered from Injuries. Three of their key players Faf Du plesis, Kevin Pieterson and Steve Smith were ruled intermittently. This year Kevin Pieterson hiself opted to be out of IPL. But he is available Commentary box. This year they bought Ben Stokes For an whopping 14cr. Let’s see if he does justice to price tag.
Mumbai Indian are known to be a steady starters. They lose to matches early in their campaigns and find themselves in dire situations. But ,Some how they manage to reach play offs. They are the costliest franchise in the tournament. Experts feel Rohit Sharma should open the batting to impact maximum, Lendi Simmons is a kind of player who can adopt at number 3. Kieran Pollard can also come early to start fire works. Mumbai has fine bowling attack. Their Youngsters nurtured in to Intl bowlers. Indian head coach is currently their mentor. Jos Butler definitely add strenghth to their batting. Corey Anderson might sacrifice his place to McClenighan.
MI to win the match
Steve Smith to top score