CSK vs KKR Dream11 Prediction, Fantasy Cricket Tips, Dream11 Team, Playing XI, Pitch Report, Injury Update of Vivo IPL 2021 match between Chennai Super Kings and Kolkata Knight Riders. They will play against each other for the second time in this season of the Vivo IPL 2021.
CSK vs KKR Vivo IPL 2021 Match 38 Details:
The 38th match of the Vivo IPL 2021 will see Chennai Super Kings facing off against Kolkata Knight Riders on 26th September at the Sheikh Zayed Stadium.
This game is scheduled to start at 3:30 PM IST and the live-action can be viewed on Star Sports Network while the live scores can be tracked on the CricketAddictor website.
CSK vs KKR Vivo IPL 2021 Match 38 Preview:
Chennai Super Kings will be squaring off against Kolkata Knight Riders in the 38th match of the season at the Sheikh Zayed Stadium, Abu Dhabi on the 26th of September. Chennai Super Kings have gone all guns blazing so far, and have won 7 of their 9 games, they are the current table toppers. On the other hand, Kolkata Knight Riders have made a fantastic comeback in the second leg of the tournament, winning both of their recent games. They are standing 4th on the points table, with 4 wins in 9 games.
Chennai Super Kings last played against Royal Challengers Bangalore at Sharjah, where they managed to win the game quite convincingly by 6 wickets. While batting first, RCB stacked 156 runs for the loss of 6 wickets. Dwayne Bravo grabbed 3 wickets while Shardul Thakur picked a couple of wickets. Chennai Super Kings chased down the total in the 19th over itself, courtesy to their 71-run opening stand between Ruturaj Gaikwad (38) and Faf du Plessis (31).
Kolkata Knight Riders defeated Mumbai Indians by 7 wickets in their previous encounter at Abu Dhabi. While batting first, Mumbai Indians managed 155 runs for 6 wickets. Lockie Ferguson and Prasidh Krishna hunted 2 scalps each. Kolkata Knight Riders chased the total with 29 balls to spare, courtesy to their 88-run stand between Venkatesh Iyer (53 off 30) and Rahul Tripathi (74 off 42).
Chennai Super Kings and Kolkata Knight Riders have met 26 times previously in the history of this tournament so far, where CSK won 16 games while KKR managed 9 wins out of those clashes. The last time these two teams met, CSK defeated KKR by a margin of 18 runs at the Wankhede Stadium, Mumbai. Both the teams are in pretty robust recent form, and another mouth-watering contest seems all set for Sunday’s first game.
CSK vs KKR Vivo IPL 2021 Match 38 Weather Report:
The temperature is expected to hover around 36°C on the matchday with 51 % humidity and 21 km/hr wind speed. There are no chances of precipitation during the game.
CSK vs KKR Vivo IPL 2021 Match 38 Pitch Report:
The Sheikh Zayed Stadium is a batting-friendly surface and is expected to assist the batters once again here. Pacers might get some help towards the latter half of the match while spinners may come in handy in the middle overs.
Average 1st innings score:
The average first innings score on this wicket is 160.
Record of chasing teams:
The team batting second has great records here. They have maintained a winning percentage of 60 on this ground.
CSK vs KKR Vivo IPL 2021 Match 38 Injury Update:
(Will be added when there is an update)
CSK vs KKR Vivo IPL 2021 Match 38 Probable XIs:
Chennai Super Kings: Ruturaj Gaikwad, Faf du Plessis, Moeen Ali, Ambati Rayudu, Suresh Raina, MS Dhoni©(wk), Ravindra Jadeja, Dwayne Bravo, Shardul Thakur, Deepak Chahar, Josh Hazlewood
Bench: Mitchell Santnar, Imran Tahir, Sam Curran
Kolkata Knight Riders: Shubman Gill, Venkatesh Iyer, Nitish Rana, Rahul Tripathi, Eoin Morgan©, Andre Russell, Dinesh Karthik(wk), Sunil Narine, Prasidh Krishna, Lockie Ferguson, Varun Chakravarthy
Bench: Tim Seifert, Shivam Mavi, Karun Nair
Top Picks For Dream11 Prediction and Fantasy Cricket Tips:
Faf du Plessis is a right-handed batsman from Chennai Super Kings who opens the innings for them. He has hammered 351 runs in this season so far.
Ruturaj Gaikwad is a right-handed opening batsman from Chennai Super Kings. He has stacked 321 runs in this season so far.
Moeen Ali is a left-handed batsman and right-arm off-break bowler from Chennai Super Kings. He has smacked 219 runs and grabbed 5 wickets in this season so far.
Ambati Rayudu is a right-handed batsman from Chennai Super Kings. He has marked 168 runs in this season so far.
Rahul Tripathi is a right-handed batsman from Kolkata Knight Riders who bats one-down for them. He has smashed 261 runs in this season so far.
Shubman Gill is a right-handed batsman from Kolkata Knight Riders who opens the innings for them. He has knocked 193 runs in this season so far.
Andre Russell is a right-handed batsman and right-arm fast bowler from Kolkata Knight Riders. He has piled 163 runs and picked up 10 wickets in this season so far.
CSK vs KKR Vivo IPL 2021 Match 38 Captain and Vice-Captain Choices:
Captain – Faf du Plessis, Ruturaj Gaikwad
Vice-Captain – Andre Russell, Shubman Gill
Suggested Playing XI No.1 for CSK vs KKR Dream11 Team:
Keeper – MS Dhoni
Batsmen – Faf du Plessis (C), Ruturaj Gaikwad, Shubman Gill, Venkatesh Iyer, Rahul Tripathi
All-rounders – Andre Russell (VC), Moeen Ali
Bowlers – Deepak Chahar, Lockie Ferguson, Shardul Thakur
Suggested Playing XI No.2 for CSK vs KKR Dream11 Team:
Keeper – MS Dhoni, Dinesh Karthik
Batsmen – Faf du Plessis, Ruturaj Gaikwad (C), Shubman Gill (VC), Suresh Raina
All-rounders – Andre Russell, Moeen Ali, Dwayne Bravo
Bowlers – Deepak Chahar, Lockie Ferguson, Prasidh Krishna
CSK vs KKR Vivo IPL 2021 Match 38 Expert Advice:
Faf du Plessis will be a safe captaincy choice for the small leagues. Suresh Raina and Dinesh Karthik are the punt-picks here. The best-suggested combination for this game is 1-5-2-3.
CSK vs KKR Vivo IPL 2021 Match 38 Probable Winners:
Chennai Super Kings have won seven matches in this tournament so far and is expected to win this match too.