KKR vs CSK: The 21st edition of the Indian Premier League will be played today. Chennai Super Kings and Kolkata Knight Riders will face the field of Sheikh Zayed of Abu Dhabi. The Chennai team will intend to maintain the rhythm of victory after three consecutive defeats. The Kolkata team would like to return to Delhi by forgetting the defeat.
The collision between two wicket keepers captain Mahendra Singh Dhoni and Dinesh Karthik will be seen in today’s match. Both teams have not been able to leave a significant impact in the tournament. But there is little hope of a change in playing for today’s match.
Kolkata’s opening batsman Shubman Gill and Sunil Narine will be seen. The middle order will have Rahul Tripathi, Nitish Rana and Dinesh Karthik. The fast run will once again remain on Andre Russell and Eoin Morgan. In the fast bowler, the team will have the experience of Pat Cummins with a youth like Kamlesh Nagarkot, Shivam Mavi. In spin, Varun chakravarthy will once again be expected.
Talking about Chennai, Shane Watson and Faf du Plessis’s innings are very experienced and aggressive. In the middle order, the team has Ambati Rayudu, Kedar Jadhav and Mahendra Singh Dhoni. Ravindra Jadeja, Dwayne Bravo and Sam Curran can make fast runs. With Deepak Chahar, Shardul Thakur and Bravo, the team has experienced bowlers like Jadeja and Piyush Chawla.
Kolkata Knight Riders’ potential playing XI
Shubman Gill, Sunil Narine, Rahul Tripathi, Nitish Rana, Dinesh Karthik (captain, wicketkeeper), Andre Russell, Eoin Morgan, Pat Cummins, Kamlesh Nagarkoti, Shivam Mavi, Varun Chakravarthy.
Chennai Super Kings’ potential playing XI
Shane Watson, Faf du Plessis, Ambati Raduyu, Ms Dhoni (captain, wicketkeeper), Kedar Jadhav, Ravindra Jadeja, Dwayne Bravo, Sam Curran, Shardul Thakur, Piyush Chawla, Deepak Chahar.