New Delhi. In the first match of IPL 2023 (IPL 2023), the teams of defending champions Gujarat Titans (Gujarat Titans vs Chennai Super Kings) and 4-time winners Chennai Super Kings are face to face. This match will be played at the Narendra Modi Cricket Stadium in Ahmedabad. About 1 lakh spectators are expected to reach in this match. Both the teams have clashed twice in the history of IPL where Hardik’s team Gujarat Titans have won. By winning this match, the Gujarat team would like to score a hat-trick of victory over CSK, while Mahi’s fans will be looking for their first win over Gujarat.
The opening ceremony will be organized before the match, in which Tamannaah Bhatia and Rashmika Mandanna will be seen adding glamor. Singer Arijit Singh will enthrall the audience with his melodious voice. Gujarat Titans will not be able to get the services of South African explosive batsman David Miller in this match. The team has included New Zealand veteran Kane Williamson in the team. At the same time, the team of CSK is very experienced. He has added star all-rounder Ben Stokes to his squad.
The playing XI of both the teams will be selected from these
Gujarat Titans: Hardik Pandya (Captain), Shubman Gill, KS Bharat, Matthew Wade, Kane Williamson, Alzarri Joseph, Joshua Little, Wriddhiman Saha, R Sai Kishore, Sai Sudarshan, Mohammed Shami, Darshan Nalkande, Urvil Patel, Rashid Khan, Rahul Tewatia, Jayant Yadav, Yash Dayal Noor Ahmed, Pradeep Sangwan, Vijay Shankar, Abhinav Manohar, David Miller, Mohit Sharma, Shivam Mavi, Odion Smith.
Chennai Super Kings: MS Dhoni (captain), Dewan Conway, Tushar Deshpande, Shivam Dubey, Ajay Mondal, Mathisha Pathirana, Dwayne Pretorius, Ajinkya Rahane, Moeen Ali, Rituraj Gaikwad, Rajwardhan Hangergekar, Ravindra Jadeja, Sisanda Magala, Bhagat Verma, Deepak Chahar, Sheikh Rashid , Subhranshu Senapati, Simarjit Singh, Akash Singh, Ben Stokes, Mahish Tikshna, Ambati Rayudu, Mitchell Santner, Nishant Sindhu, Prashant Solanki.