IPL 50th match between CSK and DC is at M.A.Chidambaram Stadium Chennai. Currently, CSK is at 2nd place of the points table with 16 points and DC at 1st place with 16 points.
CSK has lost their last match against MI by 46 runs and DC has won their last match against RCB by 16 runs.
When both teams met earlier, CSK has won by 6 Wickets. Shane Watson was awarded Man of the Match.
CSK has been a dominating team in this IPL season so far. The key for CSK success has been the skipper, MS Dhoni, his captaincy skills and his match finishing ability has been impressive so far in the season. Delhi is a side which has impressed this season and gave a shock to everyone by qualifying for the playoffs after a gap of six years. They look very promising young group who can compete any side in the league.
MS Dhoni has missed his last match because of some health issue but now he is fit and fine and will be back into the squad. Murali Vijay has given a chance after 11 matches and looks in good touch with the bat. A couple of changes are expected in CSK side and DC might go with the same team.
There is a chance of rainfall in Chennai on the match night.
Head to Head Overall Matches – 19
CSK – 13 DC – 6
At Chennai – 7
CSK – 5 DC – 2
Probable Playing Xl
Chennai Super Kings:
Shane Watson, Faf du Plessis, Murali Vijay, Ambati Rayudu / Suresh Raina, Kedar Jadhav, MS Dhoni (c & wk), Ravindra Jadeja, Dwayne Bravo, Deepak Chahar, Harbhajan Singh, Imran Tahir.
Prithvi Shaw, Shikhar Dhawan, Colin Ingram, Shreyas Iyer (c), Rishabh Pant (wk), Axar Patel, Chris Morris, Sandeep Lamichhane, Kagiso Rabada, Amit Mishra, Ishant Sharma.
Average Score at Chennai – 164
Last 3 Matches Form:
CSK : L,W,L
DC : W,W,W
Both teams have qualified for playoffs and the winner of this match will occupy the 1st place on board.
The Fight between the experienced CSK and the young DC will be interesting to watch for.