Mumbai Indians (MI) lock horns with Sunrisers Hyderabad (SRH) in Match 69 of the ongoing Indian Premier League (IPL) 2023. The match will be taking place at the Wankhede Stadium and is slated to begin from 3:30 PM (IST).
Mumbai are presently in the 6th position in the points table and have 14 points. A win would keep them in contention for the playoffs. A loss on the other hand would knock them out of IPL 2023.
Sunrisers Hyderabad on the other hand, have had a paltry IPL 2023 season and are out of the contention for the playoffs in IPL 2023. They would be hoping to end the season on a high by staging an upset win over the 5-time IPL champions.
In this article, we take a look at the top 3 vice-captain picks for the MI vs SRH game in Mumbai:
1. Surya Kumar Yadav (Mumbai Indians)
An embodiment of class and composure, Surya Kumar Yadav has staged an emphatic comeback in IPL 2023. The Mumbai Indians batter has so far scored 486 runs in IPL 2023 and has a blistering strike-rate of 186.92.
He can be a good vice-captain choice in the MI vs SRH game and he will be a vital cog in the wheels of Mumbai Indians. With his exceptional shot-making ability and free-flowing nature with the bat, he will be a top player in this game.
2. Mayank Markande (Sunrisers Hyderabad)
The pick of the bowlers in the spin department for Sunrisers Hyderabad has been Mayank Markande. He has so far taken 12 wickets and has spun a web and bamboozled batters with his bowling.
The 25-year-old cricketer can be a good vice-captain option in this MI vs SRH game as he can contribute richly with the ball.
3. Heinrich Klaasen (Sunrisers Hyderabad)
Undoubtedly the best batter for SRH in IPL 2023, Heinrich Klaasen is also the highest run-scorer for the Hyderabad team in IPL 2023. He has so far amassed 430 runs at a strike-rate of 179.17 and can be a good vice-captain choice in your fantasy team for this MI vs SRH game.
The Wankhede Stadium can witness his impressive batting prowess and he will most certainly be a good player in your fantasy team.
Heinrich Klaasen scored a century in the previous game against Royal Challengers Bangalore (RCB) and would be brimming with a lot of confidence. Even though the century went in vain as RCB won the game by 8 wickets, SRH fans were treated to an exceptional innings.
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