Delhi Capitals and Mumbai Indians have had a close battle this tournament
- 1-1 in head-to-head matches, but this could be a bigger test
- Will MI Women build on the mens’ side’s reputation?
Mumbai Indians might have got into the final through the eliminator, but are favourites to trump Delhi in the finals of the inaugural WPL 2023 season. Banking on their all-round prowess, MI indeed have the better side on paper. Mumbai Indians have odds of 1.78 to beat Delhi Capitals in the WPL 2023 final.
Delhi Capitals have notably held their nerve in crunch situations this tournament. Notably, they beat MI and UP, two of the best teams in the competition, comprehensively in the final stages of the group phase to make the final directly. Delhi Capitals have odds of 1.89 to win the final.
Meg Lanning’s team vs Harmanpreet Kaur’s
Meg Lanning and Harmanpreet Kaur have shared many a battle as opposing captains at the international stage. It isn’t often that a team led by Meg Lanning goes without winning the title after reaching the final. The Australian simply has made winning a habit.
Our pick: Delhi Capitals have the right resources to tackle MI. Back Delhi at 1.89 to win the WPL 2023 final!
Nat Sciver-Brunt, Amelia Kerr and Hayley Matthews have formed the core of Mumbai Indians’ all-rounder-heavy line-up. These world-class players could be the key for MI in the final.
Keep an eye on…
Nat Sciver-Brunt is in outstanding form and smashed a half-century in the eliminator against UP.
Meg Lanning has always stepped up in the big matches and is the leading run-scorer in the tournament.