IPL 2019 final today
May 12, 2019
The 2019 Indian Premier League final match will be played today evening at the Rajiv Gandhi International Cricket Stadium in Hyderabad between Chennai Super Kings and Mumbai Indians.
This is the second time that Hyderabad is hosting an IPL final match.
Chennai Super Kings are the defending champions and it will be thrilling to see if they can retain the title or are defeated by the Mumbai Indians team. Mumbai Indians have also won three IPL seasons like CSK.
Today's match is expected to be a complete entertainer as both the teams have played top class games during the IPL tournament.
CSK captain M.S. Dhoni and MI captain Rohit Sharma both have shown exceptional leadership qualities in the current season and it will be a close fight today.
Here are the players of the Chennai Super Kings team:
Mahendra Singh Dhoni, Suresh Raina, Ambati Rayudu, Shane Watson, Faf du Plessis, Murali Vijay, Ravindra Jadeja, Dhruv Shorey, Chaitanya Bishnoi, Rituraj Gaikwad, Dwayne Bravo, Karn Sharma, Imran Tahir, Harbhajan Singh, Mitchell Santner, Shardul Thakur, Mohit Sharma, K M Asif, Deepak Chahar, N Jagadeesan, Scott Kuggeleijn.
Mumbai Indians team has:
Rohit Sharma, Quinton de Kock, Suryakumar Yadav, Yuvraj Singh, Kieron Pollard, Hardik Pandya, Krunal Pandya, Mitchell McClenaghan, Mayank Markande, Rahul Chahar, Jasprit Bumrah, Anmolpreet Singh, Siddhesh Lad, Ankul Roy, Evin Lewis, Pankaj Jaiswal, Ben Cutting, Ishan Kishan, Aditya Tare, Rasikh Salam, Barinder Sran, Jayant Yadav, Beuran Hendricks and Lasith Malinga.
Needless to say fans are super excited today, here are some responses from social media.
Sasi Kumarâ€ @tharikahari tweeted, The cup is waiting for us bro..... go quickly... Chennai super kings rock's always..
SURESHKUMARâ€ @YeskayOfficial wrote, All the Best Bajji Paaji. We have faith and confidence on your bowling skills. I am sure in the Final not only with the Ball you will do the miracle with the Bat too. Believe Me. This is going to happen. Afterwards you would remember me. Advance congratulations to the Champions