Chennai Super Kings
The team under the captaincy of MS Dhoni has played in 7 matches and won in 6 matches. They are at the top of the table with 12 points. In the last match with Rajasthan Royals, they had a decent score to chase but still, they manage to win the match and presented the most thrilling match for their fans. The fall of the wicket was fast, the score to chase was high, and in spite of this factor, the match was quite interesting.
Ms Dhoni, Shane Watson, Suresh Raina, Faf du Plessis, Kedar Jadhav, Sam Billings, Ravindra Jadeja, Ambati Rayudu, Murali Vijay, Dhruv Shorey, Chaitanya Bishnoi, Dwayne Bravo, Karn Sharma, Imran Thair, Harbhajan Singh, Rituraj Gaikward, Mitchell Santner, Shardul Thakur, Mohit Sharma, K M Asif, Deepak Chahar, N Jagadeesan, Scott Kuggeleijgn
Kolkata Knight Riders
Under the captaincy of Dinesh Karthik, the team has played in 6 matches and won in 4 out of them. they are at the 2nd place in the table of points with 8 points. In the previous match, the team played well and set the target of 178 runs losing 7 wickets but still they could not win the watch against the Delhi Capitals.
Dinesh Karthik, Robin Uthappa, Shubman Gill, Andre Russell, Carlos Brathwaite, Sunil Narine, Lockie Ferguson, Piyush Chawla, Kuldeep Yadav, Nitish Rana, Nikhil Naik, Joe Denly, Shrikant Mundhe, Sandeep Warrier, Chris Lynn, Prasidh Krishna, Harry Gurney, KC Cariappa, Yarra Prithviraj
Head to head matches
- The teams played in 22 matches together, out of which 8 was won by Kolkatta Knight Riders and the remaining 13 matches were won by the Chennai Super Kings.
- When the Stadium in Mohali is considered, 8 matches were played and among them, 4 of the matches were won by Chennai Super Kings and remaining 4 matches was won by Kolkata Knight Kings.
Pitch condition and weather condition
The stadium is considered good for batting since the stadium has evidenced certain high and decent scores. The weather condition is also expected to be moderate in the 30s and no expectation of rain to interrupt the match. Any way humidity and due factor will play an important role in the match.
The match is for the teams that are at the first and the second place of the points table and with the strong fan base. On the whole, it is the time to wait till the match begins and enjoy the most interesting series of the match. Every IPL match post will help to find the performance of the teams and stimulate the eagerness to watch the match.