Chennai Super Kings vs Punjab Kings
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The match between CSK and PBKS is the fifty-third meeting of the IPL 2021, which is going to be played at the Dubai International Cricket Stadium, Dubai on October 7th 2021.
CSK vs PBKS History:
The teams competed against each other 25 times, till date. Out of them, CSK won 16 times and lost 9 times including one super over victory in a tied game.
Last 5 (completed) match results of CSK against PBKS are WWWLW.
The teams faced each other 6 times at the home ground of CSK. The host won 4 times. On the other hand, the visitors won just twice including a one over eliminator victory in a tied game.
Last 5 (completed) match results of CSK against PBKS are WWWLL*.
The teams competed 6 times at the home ground of PBKS. The home team won thrice and lost thrice, as well.
Last 5 (completed) match results of PBKS against CSK are WWLLW.
The teams met 13 times at the neutral venue. CSK also won 9 times, whereas PBKS won 4 times.
Last 5 (completed) match results of CSK against PBKS are WWWWW.
Points and Ranks:
In the group stage, the winner will earn 2 points and the defeating team will earn 0 points.
Chennai Super Kings:
CSK is in the second position in the table, currently, and will come at the top position by earning 2 points after winning the match. The team will stay at the same position in defeat.
Last 5 (completed) match results of CSK are LLWWW.
PBKS is on the sixth position in the table and will come to any of fourth, fifth or sixth position by earning 2 points after winning the match. The team either will stay at the same position or come to seventh in defeat.
Last 5 (completed) match results of PBKS are LWLWL.
Weather forecast for Dubai shows the weather would be sunny and clear throughout the match. The precipitation percentage would be 0% as of now, so there would be no chance of rain during the match. The temperature would be 33 to 36 Celsius. The wind would be between 16 to 21 km/h. The speed of wind would fluctuate and the temperature would decrease gradually.
Toss and Pitch (Record of IPL):
Teams chose to bat first after winning the toss, which happened 19 times in 42 games. The selection didn’t favor the teams, as the team won 7 times and lost 12 times, though once the team lost a match in the second super over.
Last 5 (completed) match results at the venue, when the team chose to bat first, are LLLWL.
On the other hand, the team chose to field first after winning the toss, won 8 times and lost 15 times, though the teams lost the match in super over twice.
Last 5 (completed) match results at the venue, when the team chose to field first, are WWWLL.
Over all, the teams, who won the toss, won the matches 15 times and lost 27 times, including those three super over defeats.
Last 5 (completed) match results at the venue, while winning the toss, are WLWWL.
The first batting team won the matches 22 times including two ties. Whereas, the teams, who batted second, won 20 times, only, including one tie.
Last 5 (completed) match results at the venue, while the team bat first, are LLLLL.
The lowest successful defended total was 126. On the other hand, Highest successful chase is 179 at the ground.
The first inning lowest total was 110, and the highest total was 219 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 28.04 and 24.76 is for the second innings.
T20 History Between the Teams at the Venue:
Both the teams faced each other once at the venue. CSK won the outing.
Last 5 (completed) match results of CSK against PBKS at the venue are W – – – -.
Teams’ T20 History at the Venue:
CSK had 11 opportunities to play at the venue, and the team has an extremely good record, as the team won 7 times and lost 4 times.
Last 5 (completed) match results of CSK at the venue are LWWWW.
PBKS got 10 chances to play the match at the venue, the team has a pretty good record, as the team won 6 times including a victory in the second super over, as the first super over and a game both were tied, and lost 4 times including a super over defeat in a tied match.
Last 5 (completed) match results of PBKS at the venue are WLWWW***.
Tentative XI for both the Teams:
Chennai Super Kings:
The team may go with an unchanged XI despite the defeat.
Chennai Super Kings Eleven: R. Gaikwad, F. du Plessis, R. Uthappa, M. Ali, A. Rayudu, M. Dhoni, R. Jadeja, D. Bravo, S. Thakur, D. Chahar, J. Hazlewood
The team may go with the same XI despite the defeat.
Punjab Kings Eleven: K. Rahul, M. Agarwal, N. Pooran, A. Markram, S. Khan, S. Khan, M. Henriques, H. Brar, R. Bishnoi, M. Shami, A. Singh
*Notes: the result of the most recent match is at the left. *Notes: “*” means the match was tied but the match was resulted through one over eliminator. *Notes: “***” means the match was tied and the first super over was also tied, the match was resulted through second super over in one over eliminator.