GT vs MI: IPL 2024 5th Pre-match Predictions

GT vs MI IPL 2024 Match Preview - Get the match preview, news and analysis of Gujarat Titans vs Mumbai Indians.

We are all set to welcome the 5th match of the Indian Premier League 2024 and it’s between Gujarat Titans and Mumbai Indians. With the Mumbai Indians taking the captain of Gujarat Titans of the previous year, Hardik Pandya will be having a bigger role to play now. The match is scheduled at the Narendra Modi Stadium in Ahmedabad from 7:30 PM IST.

Main information about match:

Gujarat Titans Players List & Role

Check here for the complete squad and team player list of Gujarat Titans for the upcoming IPL season 2024.
Name of the PlayerPlayer’s Role
Wriddhiman SahaWicket-Keeper/Batter
Shubman Gill (C)Batter
Kane WilliamsonBatter
Vijay ShankarBatting All-Rounder
David MillerBatter
Rahul TewatiaBowling All-Rounder
Shahrukh KhanBatter
Rashid KhanBowling All-Rounder
Noor Ahmed Bowler
Mohit SharmaBowler
Umesh YadavBowler

Mumbai Indians Players List & Role

Check here for the complete squad and team player list of Mumbai Indians for the upcoming IPL season 2024.
Name of the PlayerPlayer’s Role
Rohit SharmaBatter
Ishan KishanWicket-Keeper/Batter
Suryakumar YadavBatter
Tilak VarmaBatter
Hardik Pandya (C)Batting All-Rounder
Tim DavidBatter
Mohammad Nabi Bowling All-Rounder
Piyush ChawlaBowler
Gerald CoetzeeBowler
Jasprit BumrahBowler
Jason Behrendorff Bowler

First Face-Off

It was 6th May 2022 when Mumbai Indians faced Gujarat Titans for the first time and it was Mumbai Indians that took the victory here. After scoring 177 runs in their 20 overs, Mumbai Indians got to the total they were looking for and then went on to restrict the opposition to 172 runs and hence claiming the win by 5 runs to register the 2 points with them. Gujarat Titans failed to get going in the match and hence lost it.

Previous IPL Results

The 4 matches played between Mumbai Indians and Gujarat Titans have been getting the scoreline of 2-2 with both the teams claiming 2 wins against each other. The contest between both the teams might help us get a better scoreline between the fans. 

Previous Results

Date of the MatchWinner of the MatchWon by
26th May 2023Gujarat Titans62 runs
12th May 2023Mumbai Indians27 runs
25th April 2023Gujarat Titans55 runs
6th May 2022Mumbai Indians5 runs

Pre-Match Analysis

This detailed preview before the match looks at how players work together and team strategies. It gives a good idea of what to expect. It checks player stats, captain plans, and the little things that make each team unique.

Probable Best Batter of the Match

Shubman Gill, representing the Gujarat Titans, has been in top form with the bat, accumulating an impressive total of 606 runs in his last 10 innings. With an exceptional average of 75.75, he emerges as the primary batting powerhouse for the upcoming match.

Probable Best Bowler of the Match

When it comes to bowling, Mohit Sharma stands out, having secured an impressive 21 wickets in his recent 10 matches. With a commendable economy rate of 9.02, he leads the bowling attack, highlighting his effectiveness and significant role in the team’s success. His consistent performance makes him a crucial asset for the team’s strategy and overall performance on the field.

Match Details

Save the date for an electrifying showdown on March 24th, 2024, at the Narendra Modi Stadium in Ahmedabad. It’s the 5th match of the TATA IPL 2024 season, where the Mumbai Indians go head-to-head with the Gujarat Titans, guaranteeing an enthralling spectacle starting at 7:30 PM IST. Expect a thrilling clash between these two powerhouse teams, setting the stage for an unforgettable evening of cricket action.

Pitch Report

The Narendra Modi Stadium pitch heavily favours batsmen, offering a flat surface that allows them to unleash their full potential. Bowlers often struggle to make an impact on this track, as its characteristics make it challenging for them to find success. With its batting-friendly nature, players have ample opportunity to score big runs and showcase their hitting prowess. 

Today’s Match Prediction: Final Thoughts

In the 5th match of the season, the Gujarat Titans appear poised to seize the top spot. With factors aligning in their favour, they stand strong against the Mumbai Indians. Riding on advantageous circumstances, the Titans position themselves as frontrunners for victory in this crucial encounter. Their strategic advantage and momentum propel them towards a commanding position, setting the stage for a compelling battle for supremacy on the field.