Mumbai and Rajasthan will lock horns at the D.Y. Patil Stadium on April 2. Both teams had different results in their opening games. Mumbai lost to Delhi and managed to continue the tradition of losing their opening games, unwillingly though. On the other hand, Rajasthan won against Hyderabad convincingly. The 2008 winners will be looking forward to building on their winning momentum. On the other hand, the five-time winners will look forward to earning their first points of the 15th season.
Mumbai vs Rajasthan Head to Head
The rivalry between the two teams is a closely contested one. Out of 24 games both have played, Mumbai has won 13 while Rajasthan is just two wins behind i.e 11.
|Matches||Mumbai Won||Rajasthan Won||No Result|
Batting first â€“Â Mumbai has won seven games batting first while Rajasthan has won two games batting first.
Batting second â€“ Mumbai has won six games batting second while Rajasthan has won nine games batting second.
All-Time Top Performers
Talking about the batting, Sanju Samson has scored 417 runs against Mumbai, which is the highest. In the bowling, Dhawal Kulkarni has picked 17 wickets, which is the highest. Notably, Kulkarni has played for both teams.
Mumbai vs Rajasthan in their last encounter
Last time both teams played each other was in Sharjah in October last year. Mumbai won the toss and elected to field first. They bowled magnificently as they restricted Rajasthan to 90/9. For the five-time winners, Nathan Coulter Nile took four wickets while James Neesham took three and Jasprit Bumrah took two. In reply, the Men In Blue and Gold chased down the target in just 8.2 overs, thanks to Ishan Kishan’s 50 not out off 25 balls, including five fours and three sixes.
MI vs RR Head to Head Stats
|5-Oct-2021||Mumbai Indians||8 Wickets||Sharjah|
|29-Apr-2021||Mumbai Indians||7 Wickets||Delhi|
|25-Oct-2020||Rajasthan Royals||8 Wickets||Abu Dhabi|
|6-Oct-2020||Mumbai Indians||57 Runs||Abu Dhabi|
|20-Apr-2019||Rajasthan Royals||5 Wickets||Jaipur|
|13-Apr-2019||Rajasthan Royals||4 Wickets||Mumbai|
|13-May-2018||Rajasthan Royals||7 Wickets||Mumbai|
|22-Apr-2018||Rajasthan Royals||3 Wickets||Jaipur|
|30-Apr-2015||Mumbai Indians||8 Runs||Mumbai|
|13-Apr-2015||Rajasthan Royals||7 Wickets||Ahmedabad|
|24-May-2014||Mumbai Indians||5 Wickets||Mumbai|
|18-May-2014||Mumbai Indians||25 Runs||Ahmedabad|
|5-Oct-2013||Mumbai Indians*||33 Runs||Delhi|
|20-Sep-2013||Rajasthan Royals*||7 Wickets||Jaipur|
|24-May-2013||Mumbai Indians||4 Wickets||Kolkata|
|14-May-2013||Mumbai Indians||14 Runs||Mumbai|
|16-Apr-2013||Rajasthan Royals||87 Runs||Jaipur|
|19-May-2012||Mumbai Indians||10 Wickets||Jaipur|
|10-Apr-2012||Mumbai Indians||27 Runs||Mumbai|
|19-May-2011||Rajasthan Royals||10 Wickets||Mumbai|
|28-Apr-2011||Rajasthan Royals||7 Wickets||Jaipur|
|10-Apr-2010||Mumbai Indians||37 Runs||Jaipur|
|12-Mar-2010||Mumbai Indians||4 Runs||Mumbai (BS)|
|13-May-2009||Rajasthan Royals||3 Wickets||Durban|
|25-May-2008||Rajasthan Royals||5 Wickets||Jaipur|
|6-May-2008||Mumbai Indians||7 Wickets||Mumbai (DY|