MA Chidambaram Stadium (Photo Credits: Wikimedia commons)
IPL 2021: The 14th season of the Indian Premier League is starting from tomorrow. The first match of this season will be played between IPL 2020 winners Mumbai Indians and Virat Kohli-led Royal Challengers Bangalore. The match between the two teams will be played at the MA Chidambaram Stadium in Chennai. The captains of both the teams will come to the ground for the toss at seven in the evening, while the live broadcast of the match will be done after half an hour i.e. 7.30 pm. In IPL 2021, Mumbai is led by veteran batsman Rohit Sharma, while Bangalore is led by star batsman Virat Kohli.
There is absolutely no chance of rain in the Mumbai Indians vs Royal Challengers Bangalore match, but the players will have to face the heat and humidity. During the match, it will be very challenging for the foreign players to get rid of the heat.
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The wicket will be better for batting but spinners can show amazing performance on it. Fast bowlers will have to use variety. The average score on this venue was 144 runs in 2019. However, with the new ball, the fast bowlers are expected to get swing.