CSK vs PBKS Dream11 Prediction, Fantasy Cricket Tips, Dream11 Team, Playing XI, Pitch Report, Injury Update of Vivo IPL 2021 match between Chennai Super Kings and Punjab Kings. They will play against each other for the second time in this season of the Vivo IPL 2021.
CSK vs PBKS Vivo IPL 2021 Match 53 Details:
The 53rd match of the Vivo IPL 2021 will see Chennai Super Kings facing off against Sunrisers Hyderabad on 7th October at the Dubai International Cricket 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 PBKS Vivo IPL 2021 Match 53 Preview:
Chennai Super Kings will be taking on the Punjab Kings in the 53rd game of this season’s IPL, at the Dubai International Cricket Stadium, on the 7th of October. Chennai Super Kings have already qualified for the playoffs and they will be eyeing to increase their chances of finishing at the top spot with a win here. On the other hand, Punjab Kings will need nothing less than a miracle to make it to the playoffs this season.
Chennai Super Kings have won 9 of their 13 matches so far, and are placed second to Delhi Capitals on the points table while Punjab Kings have managed to win just 5 of their 13 games, and are placed sixth on the points table. Punjab Kings would need a massive-margin win to keep their qualification hopes alive.
Chennai Super Kings last played Delhi Capitals at Dubai International Cricket Stadium, where DC defeated them by 3 wickets. Batting first, on what seemed a difficult track to bat on, CSK managed to put up just 136 runs on the board. An unbeaten half-century from Ambati Rayudu ensured they cross the 130-mark. Delhi Capitals chased it down in the very last over, Shardul and Jadeja picked two wickets each. Punjab Kings last played against Royal Challengers Bangalore, where they lost by a narrow margin of 6 runs even after a 91-run opening stand between KL Rahul and Mayank Agarwal. Batting first, RCB stacked 164 runs on the board, Mohammad Shami and Moises Henriques grabbed 3 wickets each. Coming to chase, Punjab Kings had a solid start at the top but once the first wicket fell, their entire batting collapsed. Mayank Agarwal (57) scored the highest for them, followed by the skipper KL Rahul (39).
The two sides have met on 25 occasions so far, where CSK won 16 games while PBKS managed just 9 wins. Chennai Super Kings haven’t faced any defeat against Punjab Kings since 2019. Their last head-to-head encounter ended in a CSK-win by 6 wickets at Wankhede Stadium earlier this season.
CSK vs PBKS Vivo IPL 2021 Match 53 Weather Report:
The temperature is expected to hover around 36°C on the matchday with 43 % humidity and 19 km/hr wind speed. There are no chances of precipitation during the game.
CSK vs PBKS Vivo IPL 2021 Match 53 Pitch Report:
The Dubai International Cricket Stadium provides a neutral wicket where both the departments are expected to receive decent amount of help from the surface. Spinners can come lethal in the middle overs.
Average 1st innings score:
The average first innings score on this wicket is 146.
Record of chasing teams:
The team batting second has great records here. They have maintained a winning percentage of 100 on this ground.
CSK vs PBKS Vivo IPL 2021 Match 53 Injury Update:
(Will be added when there is an update)
CSK vs PBKS Vivo IPL 2021 Match 53 Probable XIs:
Chennai Super Kings: Ruturaj Gaikwad, Faf du Plessis, Moeen Ali, Ambati Rayudu, Robin Uthappa, MS Dhoni©(wk), Dwayne Bravo, Ravindra Jadeja, Deepak Chahar, Shardul Thakur, Josh Hazlewood
Bench: Imran Tahir, Sam Curran, Suresh Raina
Punjab Kings: KL Rahul©(wk), Mayank Agarwal, Aiden Markram, Nicholas Pooran, Shahrukh Khan, Sarfaraz Khan, Moises Henriques, Harpreet Brar, Mohammed Shami, Arshdeep Singh, Ravi Bishnoi
Bench: Mandeep Singh, Deepak Hooda, Nathan Ellis
Top Picks For Dream11 Prediction and Fantasy Cricket Tips:
Ruturaj Gaikwad is a right-handed batsman from Chennai Super Kings who opens the innings for them. He has stacked 521 runs in this season so far.
Faf du Plessis is a right-handed opening batsman from Chennai Super Kings. He has smashed 470 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 304 runs in this season so far.
Ravindra Jadeja is a left-handed batsman and left-arm orthodox spinner from Chennai Super Kings. He has piled 212 runs and grabbed 9 wickets in this season so far.
Lokesh Rahul is a right-handed batsman from Chennai Super Kings who leads the team. He has hammered 528 runs in this season so far.
Mayank Agarwal is a right-handed batsman from Punjab Kings who opens the innings for them. He has marked 429 runs in this season so far.
Arshdeep Singh is a left-handed batsman and left-arm medium-fast bowler from Punjab Kings. He has picked up 18 wickets in this season so far.
CSK vs PBKS Vivo IPL 2021 Match 53 Captain and Vice-Captain Choices:
Captain – Lokesh Rahul, Ruturaj Gaikwad
Vice-Captain – Faf du Plessis, Ravindra Jadeja
Suggested Playing XI No.1 for CSK vs PBKS Dream11 Team:
Keeper – Lokesh Rahul (C)
Batsmen – Ruturaj Gaikwad, Mayank Agarwal, Faf du Plessis (VC), Ambati Rayudu, Shahrukh Khan
All-rounders – Moises Henriques, Ravindra Jadeja
Bowlers – Shardul Thakur, Arshdeep Singh, Deepak Chahar
Suggested Playing XI No.2 for CSK vs PBKS Dream11 Team:
Keeper – Lokesh Rahul, Nicholas Pooran
Batsmen – Ruturaj Gaikwad (C), Faf du Plessis, Aiden Markram
All-rounders – Moises Henriques, Ravindra Jadeja (VC), Moeen Ali
Bowlers – Shardul Thakur, Arshdeep Singh, Ravi Bishnoi
CSK vs PBKS Vivo IPL 2021 Match 53 Expert Advice:
Lokesh Rahul will be a top multiplier choice for the mini grand leagues. Nicholas Pooran and Moeen Ali are the punt-picks here. The best-suggested combination for this game is 1-5-2-3.
CSK vs PBKS Vivo IPL 2021 Match 53 Probable Winners:
Chennai Super Kings is expected to win this match.