IPL 2019: 3 stats that prove Mumbai Indians has dominated Chennai Super Kings in IPL history
The rivalry between Mumbai Indians and Chennai Super Kings is known to everyone. Whenever these two IPL giants play each other, the expectations are sky-high. It is one of the epic clashes which can pull the crowd to the ground even on working days. Both have tasted almost equal success in the IPL. Mumbai has won the IPL thrice, and all of them came under Rohit Sharma's captaincy.
On the other hand, Chennai too has won the IPL thrice, with all of them under MS Dhoni's leadership. So, if any of them wins the 2019 IPL, it would become the most successful IPL team. There is always a debate among the fans about which team is the best whenever these two meet each other. Both have almost an equal record in IPL history.
If we have to take the overall record, CSK has the upper hand with the best winning percentage and is also the team which has qualified for all the playoffs. But when it comes to MI vs CSK clashes, Mumbai Indians is the front-runners, and there are a few stats which will prove that Mumbai Indians has dominated the Dhoni-led Chennai Super Kings in IPL history.
Let's have look at the statistical analysis.
#1 Head to Head ( MI - 13 and CSK - 11 )
Mumbai Indians is the only team which has won more matches against Chennai Super kings than the number of losses against the team. They have won 13 matches against them, losing only 11. It clearly states that they matched equally game after game.
CSK have played against 10 different teams in IPL including Mumbai Indians, and they have more than 50% win percentage against all the nine other teams. These two also met in the finals thrice, with CSK winning the 2010 season and Mumbai Indian winning the trophy in 2013 and 2015 by beating their arch-rivals.