MI vs CSK Toss: Will coin flip favour Rohit Sharma or MS Dhoni in IPL 2020

IPL: Chennai Super Kings won the toss in 12 out of 17 matches in the 2019 edition while Mumbai Indians won eight tosses in 16 games.

Rohit Sharma and M.S. Dhoni will lead their respective teams in the Indian Premier League (IPL) 2020 opener on September 19.   -  FILE PHOTO/K.V.S. GIRI

In Twenty20 cricket, teams tend to chase after winning the toss. But at times, pitch and conditions also influence a captain's decision. In case of Saturday's IPL 2020 opener between the Mumbai Indians and the Chennai Super Kings, weather too could play a role.

Chennai Super Kings won the toss in 12 out of 17 matches in the 2019 edition while Mumbai Indians won eight tosses in 16 games. Here's how M.S. Dhoni and Rohit Sharma fared with the coin toss last year.

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CHENNAI SUPER KINGS - TOSS AND MATCH RESULTS - 2019

TOTAL MATCHES: 17

TOSSES WON: 12         LOST:5

RESULTS AFTER WINNING TOSS:

MATCHES WON: 7           MATCHES LOST: 5

RESULTS AFTER LOSING TOSS:

MATCHES WON: 3           MATCHES LOST: 2

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MATCH RESULTS:

  • CSK V RCB - CSK WON THE TOSS -  CSK CHOSE TO FIELD - CSK WON BY 7 WICKETS
  • DC V CSK  - DC WON THE TOSS - CSK FORCED TO FIELD - CSK WON BY 6 WICKETS
  • CSK V RR  - RR WON THE TOSS - CSK FORCED TO BAT - CSK WON BY 8 RUNS
  • MI V CSK  - CSK WON THE TOSS - CSK CHOSE TO FIELD - MI WON BY 37 RUNS
  • CSK V KXIP - CSK WON THE TOSS - CSK CHOSE TO BAT  - CSK WON BY 22 RUNS
  • CSK V KKR - CSK WON THE TOSS - CSK CHOSE TO FIELD - CSK WON BY 7 WICKETS
  • RR V CSK - CSK WON THE TOSS - CSK CHOSE TO FIELD - CSK WON BY 4 WICKETS
  • KKR V CSK - CSK WON THE TOSS - CSK CHOSE TO FIELD - CSK WON BY 5 WICKETS
  • SRH V CSK - CSK WON THE TOSS - CSK CHOSE TO BAT - SRH WON BY 7 WICKETS
  • RCB V CSK - CSK WON  THE TOSS - CSK CHOSE TO FIELD - RCB WON  BY 1 RUN
  • CSK V SRH - CSK WON THE TOSS - CSK CHOSE TO FIELD - CSK WON BY 6 WICKETS
  • CSK V MI - CSK WON THE TOSS - CSK CHOSE TO FIELD -  MI WON BY 46 RUNS
  • CSK V DC - DC WON THE TOSS - CSK FORCED TO BAT  - CSK WON  BY 80 RUNS
  • KXIP V CSK  - KXIP WON THE TOSS - CSK FORCED TO BAT - KXIP WON  BY 6 WICKETS

PLAYOFFS

  • CSK V MI - CSK WON THE TOSS - CSK CHOSE TO BAT - MI WON  BY 6 WICKETS
  • DC V CSK  - CSK WON  THE TOSS - CSK CHOSE TO FIELD - CSK WON  BY 6 WICKETS
  • MI V CSK  - MI  WON THE TOSS - CSK FORCED TO FIELD  - MI WON BY 1 RUN

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MUMBAI INDIANS - TOSS AND MATCH RESULTS - 2019

TOTAL MATCHES: 16

TOSSES WON: 8         LOST: 8

RESULTS AFTER WINNING TOSS:

MATCHES WON: 6            MATCHES LOST: 2

RESULTS AFTER LOSING TOSS:

MATCHES WON: 5       MATCHES LOST: 3

MATCH RESULTS:

  • MI V DC - MI WON THE TOSS -  MI CHOSE TO FIELD - DC WON BY 37 RUNS
  • RCB V MI  - RCB WON THE TOSS - MI FORCED TO BAT - MI WON BY 6 RUNS
  • KXIP V MI  - KXIP WON THE TOSS - MI FORCED TO BAT - KXIP WON BY 8 WICKETS
  • MI V CSK  - CSK WON THE TOSS - MI FORCED TO BAT - MI WON BY 37 RUNS
  • SRH V MI - SRH WON THE TOSS - MI FORCED TO FIELD  - MI WON BY 40 RUNS
  • MI V KXIP - MI WON THE TOSS - MI CHOSE TO FIELD - MI WON BY 3 WICKETS
  • MI V RR - RR WON THE TOSS - MI FORCED TO BAT - RR WON BY 4 WICKETS
  • MI V RCB - MI WON THE TOSS - MI CHOSE TO FIELD - MI WON BY 5 WICKETS
  • DC V MI - MI WON THE TOSS - MI CHOSE TO BAT - MI WON BY 40 RUNS
  • RR V MI - RR WON  THE TOSS - MI FORCED TO BAT - RR WON  BY 5 WICKETS
  • CSK V MI - CSK WON THE TOSS - CSK CHOSE TO FIELD -  MI WON BY 46 RUNS
  • KKR V MI - MI WON THE TOSS - MI CHOSE TO FIELD - KKR WON BY 34 RUNS
  • MI V SRH - MI WON THE TOSS - MI CHOSE TO BAT  - MI WON BY SUPER OVER
  • MI V KKR  - MI WON THE TOSS - MI CHOSE TO FIELD - MI WON  BY 9 WICKETS

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PLAYOFFS

  • CSK V MI - CSK WON THE TOSS - CSK CHOSE TO BAT - MI WON  BY 6 WICKETS
  • MI V CSK  - MI  WON THE TOSS - CSK FORCED TO FIELD  - MI WON BY 1 RUN

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