MI vs RCB: Dream XI tips and tricks

17 Apr 2018 | By Rodney Dsouza

Mumbai Indians and Royal Challengers Bangalore have produced some of the best matches over the years.

Today, the Wankhede is set to host another cracker.

With an abundance of talent in both the sides, picking a Dream XI is going to be difficult.

Some big names will have to be kept out of the Fantasy XI. Sit back, relax and follow our guide.

In context: MI vs RCB: Who to draft in Fantasy-XI?

17 Apr 2018MI vs RCB: Dream XI tips and tricks

BatsmenKohli, ABD, McCullum, Evin Lewis and Suryakumar Yadav

The Wankhede is a small stadium and big hitters can clear the ropes with ease.

Hence we have opted to go for 5 batsmen in our line up.

RCB's fantastic three Virat Kohli, AB de Villiers and Brendon McCullum walk into our Fantasy XI without much thought.

Mumbai's Evin Lewis and Suryakumar Yadav will be the other batsmen in this XI.

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Krunal Pandya and Chris Woakes

All-roundersKrunal Pandya and Chris Woakes

Krunal Pandya has been a consistent feature in Mumbai's XI and he hasn't let his side down. He can deliver with both bat and ball.

Chris Woakes has established himself as a regular in RCB's line up with impressive bowling performances.

Quinton de Kock will be our wicket-keeper ahead of Ishan Kishan. He has shown a lot of promise in the first few games.

BowlersMustafizur Rahman, Washington Sundar and Mayank Markande

Mumbai's leading wicket-taker Mayank Markande has been impressive so far.

He has 7 wickets to his name, which earns him a spot in the XI.

Mustafizur Rahman is Rohit Sharma's go-to man. The Bangladesh speedster is one of the best death over bowlers.

Washington Sundar hasn't let Virat Kohli down.

The young all-rounder has kept it tight while managing to bag wickets.

Key playersCaptain and vice captain

Virat Kohli will be the captain of this team.

King Kohli is one of the most consistent players in world cricket and is the safest bet if you want maximum points from your XI.

Krunal Pandya will be our vice-captain.

The all-rounder has never delivered a dull performance in front of the home crowd. If he gets going, you can win tons of points.