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

CSK vs PBKS- Prediction, Who Will Win The Match Between Chennai Super Kings And Punjab Kings? IPL 2021 Match 53. Chennai Super Kings and Punjab Kings are set to face each other in IPL 2021 encounter on October 7. The CSK vs PBKS encounter will take place on October 7 at Dubai International Cricket Stadium. During the previous encounter between both the teams in the 1st leg of IPL 2021, CSK won by 6 wickets.

CSK lost their previous match to Delhi Capitals. The low-scoring thriller observed CSK hitting a total of 136-5 batting first. Ambati Rayudu played a good knock of 55 runs off 33 balls. Rest batsmen could not score up to the mark.

Ambati Rayudu
Ambati Rayudu. Credits: IPL

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Later, DC also faced a tough wicket while batting. While DC got a good start scoring 51 runs in the first 6 powerplay overs, they lost quick wickets later. For Delhi, Shikhar Dhawan played a good knock of 39 runs.

Towards the end, Shimron Hetmyer scored unbeaten 28 off 18 to bag the victory for the team. The match went to the final over when DC managed to win by 3 wickets.

Shimron Hetmyer
Shimron Hetmyer. Credits: IPL

Talking about Punjab Kings, the team lost their previous clash to Royal Challengers Bangalore. Batting first, RCB managed a total of 164-7. Opener Virat Kohli and Devdutt Padikkal scored decent knocks of 25 and 40. Later, Glenn Maxwell also hit marvellous 57 runs. For Punjab, Mohammed Shami and Moises Henriques picked 3 wickets each.

Glenn Maxwell
Glenn Maxwell

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While Chasing, PBKS made a superb start hitting 49 runs in the first 6 overs. Openers KL Rahul and Mayank Agarwal made an outstanding stand of 91 runs. However, Yuzvendra Chahal’s 3 wickets twisted the match. In the end, PBKS needed 19 runs off the final over but they remained short by 7 runs.

Yuzvendra Chahal
Yuzvendra Chahal. Credits: IPL

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CSK vs PBKS- Prediction, Who Will Win The Match Between Chennai Super Kings And 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

Recent Venue Records (Dubai International Cricket Stadium)

Stats- T20

Total Matches- 61

Matches won batting first- 34

Matches won bowling first- 26

Average 1st innings score- 144

Average 2nd innings score- 122

Highest total recorded- 211/3 (20 Ov) by SL vs PAK

Lowest total recorded-  71/10 (19 Ov) by KEN vs IRE

Highest score chased- 183/5 (19.4 Ov) by AFG vs UAE

Lowest score defended- 134/7 (20 Ov) by OMAN vs HK

Toss Prediction for Match 53 of IPL 2021

The team winning the toss might choose to bowl first. Batting second has been a good strategy for teams in IPL 2021 so far. Teams have preferred to put the opposition to bat first and then chase the target. Hence, the toss-winning captain might opt for fielding first.

Predicted Scores for Match 53 of IPL 2021

Team 1st batting 2nd batting
CSK 160-180 160-180
PBKS 160-180  160-180

IPL 2021 Form

Latest standings in the IPL 2021 points table

Team Matches Won Lost Points Net Run Rate
Delhi Capitals 13 10 3 20 +0.526
Chennai Super Kings 13 9 4 18 +0.739
Royal Challengers Bangalore 12 8 4 16 -0.157
Kolkata Knight Riders 13 6 7 12 +0.294
Mumbai Indians 13 6 7 12 -0.048
Punjab Kings 13 5 8 10 -0.241
Rajasthan Royals 13 5 8 10 -0.737
Sunrisers Hyderabad 12 2 10 4 -0.475

(Teams’ forms) – Oldest to Latest

Chennai Super Kings- LLWWW

Punjab Kings- LWLWL

Chennai Super Kings, CSK
Chennai Super Kings (Image Credit: Twitter)

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Players’ Form- Chennai Super Kings- Batting

Players Matches  Runs  Average 
Ruturaj Gaikwad 13 521 47.36
Faf du Plessis 13 470 42.72
Moeen Ali 12 304 25.33
Ambati Rayudu 13 252 36.00
Ravindra Jadeja 13 212 70.66
Suresh Raina 12 160 17.77

Who will score the most runs for Chennai Super Kings in the match: Ruturaj Gaikwad or Faf du Plessis

Shardul Thakur
Shardul Thakur. (Photo: IPL)

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Players’ Form-Chennai Super Kings- Bowling

Players Matches  Wickets  Average 
Shardul Thakur 13 15 28.33
Dwayne Bravo 8 12 14.25
Deepak Chahar 12 12 28.75
Ravindra Jadeja 13 10 27.70
Sam Curran 9 9 36.44
Josh Hazlewood 6 7 30.42

Who will pick most wickets for Chennai Super Kings in the match: Shardul Thakur or Dwayne Bravo

Punjab Kings vs MI, IPL 2021
Image Source: Twitter

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Players’ Form- Punjab Kings- Batting

Players Matches  Runs  Average 
KL Rahul 12 528 52.80
Mayank Agarwal 11 429 42.90
Chris Gayle 10 193 21.44
Deepak Hooda 12 160 16.00
Shahrukh Khan 10 145 24.16
Aiden Markram 5 133 33.25

Who will score the most runs for Punjab Kings in the match: KL Rahul or Mayank Agarwal

Mohammed Shami
Mohammed Shami (Image Credit: Twitter)

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Players’ Form-Punjab Kings- Bowling

Players Matches  Wickets Average 
Mohammed Shami 13 18 20.72
Arshdeep Singh 11 16 19.18
Ravi Bishnoi 8 11 17.90
Harpreet Brar 6 5 23.40
Moises Henriques 4 4 9.00
Riley Meredith 5 4 42.25

Who will the pick most wickets for Punjab Kings in the match: Mohammed Shami or Arshdeep Singh