Chennai Super Kings vs Sunrisers Hyderabad
The fourteenth encounter of the IPL 2020 between CSK and SRH is going to be played at the Dubai International Cricket Stadium, Dubai on October 2nd, 2020.
CSK vs SRH History:
The teams completed 13 meetings, to date. CSK won 10 times and SRH won just thrice.
The teams met thrice only at the home ground of CSK. SRH is still waiting for the first victory at the venue.
The teams met 4 times at the home ground of SRH. The host won twice and lost the same number of times.
The teams played 6 times at the neutral venue. CSK won 5 times. SRH won just once.
The victory brings points:
In the group stage, the winner will earn 2 points and the defeating team will earn 0 points.
The weather forecast for Dubai shows the weather would be pretty clear and hot during the match. The precipitation would be between 0% to 5% as of now, so there would be no chance of rain during the match. The temperature would be 32-34 Celsius. The wind would be around 6 to 18 km/h throughout the match. The speed of wind would decrease as the match progressed.
Toss and Pitch (Record of International Matches):
Teams preferred to bat first after winning the toss, which happened 38 times out of 62 matches. The selection favored the teams, and the teams won 21 times, while lost 16 times with one tie. On the other hand, the team chose to field first after winning the toss, won 11 times and lost 13 times. Overall, the teams, who won the toss, won the matches 32 times and lost 29 times.
The first batting team won the matches 34 times. Whereas, the teams, who batted second, won 27 times.
The lowest defended total was 118 at the venue. On the other hand, the highest successful chase is 180 on the ground.
The first inning lowest total was 71, and the highest total was 211 runs. For the second inning, the lowest total was 73 runs (completed innings), whereas the highest was 187 runs.
The batting average of the first innings is 21.37 and 19.06 is for the second innings.
Toss and Pitch (Record of IPL 2020):
Teams preferred to field first after winning the toss, which happened all 6 times till now. The selection didn’t favor the teams, yet and all 6 times the toss winning team lost the match, though the teams lost the match in super over twice. The venue looks win toss lose the match.
The first batting team won the matches 4 times with two ties. Whereas, the teams, who batted second, never won, yet.
The lowest defended total was 157 on the venue, though it was tied, and the lowest successful defended target was 163. No highest successful chase happened, yet.
The first inning lowest total was 157, and the highest total was 206 runs. For the second inning, the lowest total was 109 runs, whereas the highest was 201 runs.
The batting average of the first innings is 38.43 and 18.12 is for the second innings.
History Between the Teams:
Both the teams never faced each other at the venue. The upcoming encounter will be the first between the teams.
T20I History at Venue:
Both the teams got three opportunities to play at the place. Both the teams had pretty good records at the place, as both of the teams won twice and lost once at the ground.
Tentative XI for both the Teams:
Chennai Super Kings:
The team would prefer to go with a couple of changes, as A. Rayudu would take the place of M. Vijay and I. Tahir or DJ. Bravo may come in place of J. Hazlewood.
Chennai Super Kings Eleven: S. Watson, F. du Plessis, R. Gaikwad, A. Rayudu, K. Jadhav, MS. Dhoni, S. Curran, R. Jadeja, P. Chawla, D. Chahar, DJ. Bravo / I. Tahir
The team would prefer to go with the winning combination.
Sunrisers Hyderabad Eleven: D. Warner, J. Bairstow, M. Pandey, K. Williamson, A. Samad, A. Sharma, P. Garg, R. Khan, B. Kumar, T. Natarajan, K. Ahmed