MS Dhoni and KL Rahul
MS Dhoni and KL Rahul (Image Credit: Twitter)

CSK vs PBKS Head to Head Records, Chennai Super Kings’ H2H Record Against Punjab Kings- IPL 2021 Match 53. Chennai Super Kings and Punjab Kings will battle against each other in the 53rd match of IPL 2021. The CSK vs PBKS match will take place at Dubai International Cricket Stadium on October 7. CSK have already qualified for playoffs while PBKS have very little chance for playoffs entry.

In their last game, CSK lost to Delhi Capitals by 3 wickets. After the victory, DC also displaced CSK from the top spot in IPL 2021 points table. In the match, CSK’s top order could not score many runs. Later, Ambati Rayudu hit crucial unbeaten 55 runs for the team, taking the total to 136-5.

Ambati Rayudu, IPL 2021
Ambati Rayudu. Credits: IPL

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During the chase, DC opener Shikhar Dhawan hit 39 runs. DC lost few quick wickets in the middle-order which made the game a nail-biting one. In the end, DC’s Shimron Hetmyer hit unbeaten 28 runs off 18 balls to get the winning runs for the team in the final over.

Shimron Hetmyer
Shimron Hetmyer. Credits: IPL

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Talking about Punjab Kings, the team lost their previous game to Royal Challengers Bangalore. Bowling first, PBKS restricted RCB to 164-7 in 20 overs. Openers Virat Kohli and Devdutt Padikkal hit 25 and 40 respectively. Later, Glenn Maxwell smashed fabulous 57 runs quickfire. AB de Villiers also hit 23 runs.

Glenn Maxwell, IPL 2021
Glenn Maxwell

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During the chase, PBKS Kings dominated the match during the start. Openers KL Rahul (39) and Mayank Agarwal (57) made a 91-run stand. However, after the openers got out, other batsmen could not take charge of the batting. Yuzvendra Chahal’s 3-wicket haul twisted the game in RCB’s favour. In the end, RCB won the match by 6 runs.

CSK vs PBKS Head to Head Records, Chennai Super Kings’ H2H Record Against Punjab Kings- IPL 2021 Match 53

CSK vs PBKS Head-to-Head Records

Stats Matches CSK Won PBKS Won  Tied
Overall 25 16 9 0
At Dubai International Cricket Stadium 1 1 0 0
In the last 5 matches 5 4 1 0
IPL 2021 1 1 0 0

Successful Head-to-Head Records in 1st Batting vs 2nd Batting

Innings CSK Won PBKS Won
First Batting 8 5
Second Batting 8 4
CSK vs PBKS, IPL 2021
MS Dhoni and KL Rahul (Image Credit: Twitter)

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CSK vs PBKS – Top players’ stats

Highest Individual Score Michael Hussey- 116* Virender Sehwag- 122
Best Batting Average Michael Hussey- 81.61 Sarfaraz Khan- 81
Most runs Suresh Raina – 719 Shaun Marsh- 296
Best economy rate Dirk Nannes- 4.43 Arshdeep Singh- 3.50
Most wickets Ravichandran Ashwin- 18 Parvinder Awana- 11
Best Bowling figures Laxmipathy Balaji- 5/24 Parvinder Awana- 4/30