IPL 2020 Final: Five reasons why Mumbai Indians may keep the title

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IPL 2020 Final: Five reasons why Mumbai Indians may keep the title
IPL 2020 Final: Five reasons why Mumbai Indians may keep the title

Mumbai : Mumbai Indians are in an amazing form and have reached the final of Indian Premier League 2020. With the way they thrashed Delhi Capitals in the quarter-final game of the tournament, it looks like they have a good chance of retaining the IPL trophy.

Here are five reasons why Mumbai Indians may retain the IPL trophy

1: MI has best bowling attack

Most of the matches in this tournament have been won due to good bowling attack. Mumbai Indian's pace department, in particular, has always been top notch. With bowlers like Jasprit Bumrah and Trent Boult, MI has an edge over other teams. The duo is the most lethal in IPL 2020, together both the bowlers have accounted for 49 wickets, which is the highest by any pair in the tournament.

2: Strong Opening batsmen combo

If a team gets a good start in the beginning of a match then it becomes easy for the team to guide the match in their favour. Quinton De Kock and skipper Rohit Sharma have provided good and solid start to MI and even when Rohit was has failed to deliver, SuryaKumaar Yadav has stepped up and made sure that they won’t be missing Rohit’s services at the top.

3: Good batting line-up

With names like Ishan Kishan, Kieron Pollard, Hardik Pandya and Krunal Pandya, Mumbai Indians has a long list of players who can turn the game in their favour from any situation. Irrespective of whether Mumbai have got off to a good start or not, the much-needed late surge has been provided by Pollard and Hardik on more than one instance.

4: Mental state of team

Half of the battle is won if you are mentally prepared for it. With Mumbai Indians it is an advantage that they are at a stage where there is mental peace and a vibe to win the trophy.

5: Experience matters

Mumbai Indians are the most successful side in the IPL having won 4 titles, thus they have the experience of performing in big games and soak the pressure. They also have experienced players like Rohit Sharma, Trent Boult, Jasprit Bumrah, Keiron Pollard, Hardik Pandya, Quinton de Kock which help their cause.

Mumbai Indians has entered their sixth IPL finals. 

Mumbai Indians has entered their 6th IPL Finals

MI has won IPL title 4 times and are defending champions

MI won the IPL titles in 2013, 2015, 2017 & 2019

The only time they could not win IPL title after entering finals was in 2010. MI lost to Chennai Super Kings in IPL 2010 finals.