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TSK vs MINY MLC 2024: Preview, Predicted 11, Venue, FAQs

TSK vs MINY MLC 2024: Preview, Predicted 11, Venue, FAQs

TSK vs MINY MLC 2024: The stage is set for the most anticipated clash of MLC Season 2. Faf du Plessis-led Texas Super Kings face off against Kieron Pollard-led MI New York on July 13 at Church Street Park, Morrisville.

Notably, this match isn’t just another game, it’s a continuation of the decade-old rivalry between their sister franchises, Chennai Super Kings (Texas Super Kings’ sister franchise) and Mumbai Indians’ (MI New York’s sister franchise), from the Indian Premier League. This historic rivalry adds an extra layer of excitement to the TSK vs MINY fixture.

The tension is even higher as MI New York ended Texas Super Kings’ final hopes last season in MLC cricket. In Match 18 of the tournament, MINY defeated TSK by 6 wickets with 6 balls remaining, and went on to win the inaugural MLC title. With both teams aiming to assert their dominance, this match promises to be a thrilling encounter.

Having said that, lets now take a look at the preview of TSK vs MINY MLC 2024 (Match 9) with the predicted 11, venue details, and other FAQs.

TSK vs MINY MLC 2024: Match Details

TeamsTexas  Super Kings vs MI New York

Date: July 13

Venue: Church Street Park, Morrisville

Time: 1:30 PM LOCAL; 12:00 AM (IST)

Church Street Park, Morrisville: Pitch Report

Church Street Park in Morrisville is known for its batsman-friendly conditions, featuring short boundaries and consistent bounce that lead to high-scoring matches. Pacers need to maintain precise line and length to achieve success on this ground.

TSK vs SFU: Full Squads and Player News

Texas  Super Kings Full Squad: Faf du Plessis (C), Milind Kumar, Saiteja Mukkamalla, Calvin Savage, Zia Shahzad, Dwayne Bravo, Mitchell Santner, Marcus Stoinis, Aiden Markram, Aaron Hardie, Cameron Stevenson, Raj Nannan, Devon Conway (WK), Joshua Tromp (WK), Mohammad Mohsin, Zia-ul-Haq, Naveen-ul-Haq, Noor Ahmad in place of Daryl Mitchell (Ruled out due to injury)

Before the 2024 season kickoff, the Texas  Super Kings finalized their overseas player retentions, keeping Faf du Plessis, Devon Conway, and Mitchell Santner. In the domestic players’ draft, they picked Joshua Tromp and Raj Nannan. Additionally, they secured overseas signings, including Daryl Mitchell from New Zealand to Marcus Stoinis of Australia. However, Mitchell’s season-ending injury led to Afghan cricketer Noor Ahmad stepping in as his replacement.

MI New York Full Squad: Steven Taylor, Shayan Jahangir, Tim David, Ruben Clinton, Dewald Brevis, Kieron Pollard (C), Heath Richards, Romario Shepherd, Monank Patel, Nicholas Pooran, Ehsan Adil, Nosthush Kenjige, Trent Boult, Kagiso Rabada, Rashid Khan, Rushil Ugarkar, and Anrich Nortje.

A total of 23 overseas players have been retained for the second season, with defending champions MI New York keeping seven. Among them is Nicholas Pooran, who scored an unbeaten 137 off 55 balls in the inaugural season final. Moreover, Kieron Pollard, Tim David, Dewald Brevis, Kagiso Rabada, Trent Boult, and Rashid Khan were also retained by MINY.

TSK vs MINY MLC 2024, Match No. 9: Predicted XI

Texas  Super Kings Predicted XI: Faf du Plessis (C), Milind Kumar, Saiteja Mukkamalla, Dwayne Bravo, Mitchell Santner, Marcus Stoinis, Aiden Markram, Aaron Hardie, Cameron Stevenson, Devon Conway (WK), Naveen-ul-Haq

MI New York Predicted XI: Steven Taylor, Tim David, Dewald Brevis, Kieron Pollard (C), Romario Shepherd, Monank Patel, Nicholas Pooran, Trent Boult, Kagiso Rabada, Rashid Khan, Anrich Nortje

FAQS

Q. Where can I watch the MLC 2024 in India?

A. Culver Max Entertainment, owner of Sony Sports Network, has acquired exclusive India television rights for the 2024 Major League  Cricket (MLC) season. JioCinema will retain streaming rights for the tournament.

Q. Who won the  MLC 2023 season?

A. Mumbai Indians’ sister franchise MI New York had won the  MLC 2023 season by defeating Seattle Orcas by 7 wickets and 24 balls in hands.

Also read: Players bought by Texas Super Kings for MLC 2024

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