As we boil down to the final 2 games of the ongoing Indian Premier League (IPL) 2023, in this Qualifier 2 game, Gujarat Titans (GT) will be locking horns with Mumbai Indians (MI). The match will be played at the iconic Narendra Modi Stadium in Ahmedabad. It is scheduled to begin from 7:30 PM (IST).
Defending champions Gujarat topped the table after the league stage round of IPL 2023. However, they were dealt with a major roadblock as they lost to Chennai Super Kings (CSK) in Qualifier 1. But as they finished in the top 2, they have another shot at redemption.
Mumbai Indians on the other hand, had to go the hard route. After narrowly ensuring their place in the playoffs, the Rohit Sharma led side defeated Lucknow Super Giants (LSG) by a gigantic margin of 81 runs.
In this article, we take a look at the top 3 vice-captain picks for the GT vs MI game in Qualifier 2 at Ahmedabad:
1. Aakash Madhwal (Mumbai Indians)
With an impressive performance in the Eliminator of the ongoing IPL 2023, Aakash Madhwal can be a great choice for a vice-captain for your fantasy team. He has taken 13 wickets in 7 games so far in IPL 2023.
Madhwal delivered a match-winning spell of 5/5 in the game versus LSG and stamped his authority with conviction and self-belief.
2. Piyush Chawla (Mumbai Indians)
Ace Mumbai Indians spinner Piyush Chawla is a great option for a vice-captain in your fantasy team for this GT vs MI game. The veteran spinner of India is the leading wicket-taker of Mumbai in this season and has taken 21 wickets so far.
His ability to bowl flighted deliveries and his good stock of deliveries make him an excellent choice for a fantasy user. Piyush Chawla is one of the most trusted men in the Mumbai Indians team and he has a lot to prove still.
3. Shubman Gill (Gujarat Titans)
The ‘Prince’ of Indian cricket as they call him, Shubman Gill oozes class and confidence. The dashing opener is the leading run-getter for Gujarat Titans in this season and is the second-highest run-getter in IPL 2023.
With 722 runs under his belt, Shubman Gill is a solid opener, who has proved his mettle and skill, time and again. The 23-year-old is brimming with confidence and is a top choice for a vice-captain in this GT vs MI game at Ahmedabad.
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