New Delhi: The 53rd match of IPL between Chennai Super Kings (CSK) and Punjab Kings (PBKS) is being played at the Dubai International Stadium. In this match, Punjab Kings captain KL Rahul won the toss and decided to bowl and Chennai Super Kings has been invited as the first batsman.
Important match for both the teams
For Punjab, this match is very important considering the last chance of reaching the playoffs. However, even if they win the match, they will have to depend on the other team to make it to the knockouts while this match will be crucial for CSK to get back on the winning track after two losses.
The two teams for this match are as follows:
Punjab Kings: KL Rahul (captain and wicketkeeper), Mayank Agarwal, Aiden Markram, Sarfaraz Khan, Shah Rukh Khan, Moises Henriques, Chris Jordan, Harpreet Brar, Mohammed Shami, Ravi Bishnoi and Arshdeep Singh.
Chennai Super Kings: Ruturaj Gaikwad, Faf du Plessis, Robin Uthappa, Moeen Ali, Ambati Rayudu, Mahendra Singh Dhoni (captain and wicketkeeper), Ravindra Jadeja, Dwayne Bravo, Shardul Thakur, Deepak Chahar and Josh Hazlewood.
All players from both teams:
CSK: Faf du Plessis, Ruturaj Gaikwad, Suresh Raina, Ambati Rayudu, N. Jagadeesan (wk), Robin Uthappa, MS Dhoni (c/wk), Ravindra Jadeja, Sam Curran, Dwayne Bravo, Karn Sharma, R.K. Sai Kishore, Mitchell Santner, Imran Tahir, Deepak Chahar, Shardul Thakur, Lungi Ngidi, Josh Hazlewood, KM Asif, Moeen Ali, K Gautam, Cheteshwar Pujara, M Harishankar Reddy, K. Bhagat Verma, C Hari Nishant
Punjab: KL Rahul (captain), Mayank Agarwal, Chris Gayle, Mandeep Singh, Prabsimran Singh, Nicholas Pooran, Sarfaraz Khan, Deepak Hooda, Murugan Ashwin, Ravi Bishnoi, Harpreet Brar, Mohammed Shami, Arshdeep Singh, Ishan Porel, Darshan Nalkande, Chris Jordan , David Malan, Adil Rashid, Shah Rukh Khan, Nathan Ellis, Moises Henriques, Jalaj Saxena, Utkarsh Singh, Fabian Allen, Saurabh Kumar