It will be a skirmish of Kings at the MA Chidambaram arena on Saturday.
IPL 2019: CSK VS KXIP – Match Prediction | Live Score | Playing XI: The Chennai Super Kings (CSK) and the Kings XI Punjab (KXIP) will go head to head in the match 18 of the Indian Premier League (IPL). Both the groups will battle it out for the top spot too. They are tied with 6 points right now with the guests at the second position by the ethicalness of a superior run-rate. In any case, when the CSK have assembled a stronghold in Chennai and their fans make it extreme for the resistance with their help to the group.
The Mumbai Indians (MI) uncovered a couple of chinks in CSK’s ordnance. Their passing bowling is an issue while the center request is additionally looking somewhat troublesome with the openers Shane Watson and Ambati Rayudu not in the best of scratches. In addition, Dwayne Bravo’s damage has added to their stresses and it looks impossible starting at since he will play in this experience.
Kings XI Punjab, then again, are falling off a splendid fought against eminent loss triumph over the Delhi Capitals and unquestionably, their certainty will be high. Sam Curran took a hair-raising cap trap in that diversion. In any case, their batting battled a lot without Chris Gayle. It stays to be checked whether he will probably make it to this match by recouping from his damage. KL Rahul too needs to begin hitting the ball well at this point.
Another hot day with the temperatures contacting high 30s. The track is relied upon to play moderate and help the spinners, yet won’t be a dampener like the one in the opening conflict of IPL 2019. With an evening begin, the bowlers will think that its a lot simpler to execute their plans with dew not being an impediment.
Chennai Super Kings
With Bravo precluded, and remembering the conditions, the hosts ought to acquire Mitchell Santner. The left-arm spinner will be convenient with the ball and can score critical keeps running at the passing. Harbhajan Singh should discover a spot in the XI also.
ExpectedXI:-A.Rayudu, S.Watson, S.Raina, K.Jadhav, MS.Dhoni(c,wk), R.Jadeja, Faf du Plesis, D.Chahar, Shardul/Mohit Sharma, Harbhajan, I.Tahir
Kings XI Punjab
After an awesome show against Delhi Capitals, Sam Curran ought to trust he has fixed a spot in the playing XI. Chris Gayle is fit for the challenge and despite the fact that he didn’t bat on the eve of the match, he should space back in at the top. Hardus Viljoen is probably going to clear path for the opener.
ExpectedXI:-KL.Rahul(wk), C.Gayle, M.Agarwal, Sarfaraz, D.Miller, Mandeep, S.Curran, R.Ashwin(c), M.Ashwin, M.Shami, Andrew Tye
Ambati Raydu (CSK) , Chris Gayle (KXIP)