The Rohit Sharma-led Mumbai Indians will start their Indian Premier League title defence against Chennai Super Kings with a mouth-watering season opener on September 19 at Abu Dhabi. (More Cricket News)
Mumbai Indians defeated Mahendra Singh Dhoni-led CSK in the final last season to become the most successful team in the history of the tournament.
The four-time champions are known for their slow starts, but this time, considering all the factors, MI would hope for a good start. And a good opening day win may well serve as the perfect appetiser.
Check Mumbai Indians' complete fixture here:
September 19: Mumbai Indians vs Chennai Super Kings, Abu Dhabi (7:30PM IST).
September 23: Kolkata Knight Riders vs Mumbai Indians, Abu Dhabi (7:30PM IST).
September 28: Royal Challengers Bangalore vs Mumbai Indians, Dubai (7:30PM IST).
October 1: Kings XI Punjab vs Mumbai Indians, Abu Dhabi (7:30PM IST).
October 4: Mumbai Indians vs Sunrisers Hyderabad, Sharjah (3:30PM IST).
October 6: Mumbai Indians vs Rajasthan Royals, Abu Dhabi (7:30PM IST).
October 11: Mumbai Indians vs Delhi Capitals, Abu Dhabi (7:30PM IST).
October 16: Mumbai Indians vs Kolkata Knight Riders, Abu Dhabi (7:30PM IST).
October 18: Mumbai Indians vs Kings XI Punjab, Dubai (7:30PM IST).
October 23: Chennai Super Kings vs Mumbai Indians, Sharjah (7:30PM IST).
October 25: Rajasthan Royals vs Mumbai Indians, Abu Dhabi (7:30PM IST).
October 28: Mumbai Indians vs Royal Challengers Bangalore, Abu Dhabi (7:30PM IST).
October 31: Delhi Capitals vs Mumbai Indians, Dubai (3:30PM IST).
November 3: Sunrisers Hyderabad vs Mumbai Indians, Sharjah (7:30PM IST).
Check Mumbai Indians' squad here: Aditya Tare, Anmolpreet Singh, Anukul Roy, Dhawal Kulkarni, Hardik Pandya, Ishan Kishan, Jasprit Bumrah, Jayant Yadav, Kieron Pollard, Krunal Pandya, Lasith Malinga, Mitchell McClenaghan, Quinton de Kock, Rahul Chahar, Rohit Sharma, Sherfane Rutherford, Surya Kumar Yadav, Trent Boult, Saurabh Tiwary, Digvijay Deshmukh, Prince Balwant Rai Singh, Mohsin Khan.
This year's IPL was originally scheduled to be held from March 29 to May 24 but was postponed barely two weeks before the start of the tournament due to the coronavirus outbreak.
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