- Match: Chennai Super Kings (CSK) vs Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR)
- Date- 14th May 2023
- Match Format- T20 (IPL 2023)
- Venue- Chepauk Stadium, Chennai
- Time- 7:30 PM (IST)
- Weather Forecast- 33 Degrees Celsius, Overcast conditions
Chennai Super Kings vs Kolkata Knight Riders Prediction Preview:
Welcome to the CSK vs KKR Today Prediction curated by Kheltalk cricket experts. Chennai Super Kings will be locking horns with Kolkata Knight Riders in this IPL 2023 game at Chennai.
Chennai Super Kings are just 1 win away from sealing a playoff spot. They would be hoping to register a win against an under-confident Kolkata side.
Nitish Rana’s KKR suffered a 9-wicket loss at the hands of Rajasthan Royals (RR) in their previous game of IPL 2023. The 2012 and 2014 IPL champions will be hoping to win their remaining 2 games and depend on some other teams for an under-the-door sneak into the playoffs.
Top Batter CSK vs KKR (overall)
- Suresh Raina (CSK)- 610 runs
Top Bowlers CSK vs KKR (overall)
- Sunil Narine (KKR)- 20 wickets
CSK vs KKR Today Match Prediction Scenarios
Scenario 1- If CSK bats first
- First Innings score prediction- CSK is expected to score 210-220
- Result prediction- CSK will win the match by 10-15 runs
Scenario 2- If KKR bats first
- First Innings score prediction- KKR is expected to score 170-180
- Result prediction- CSK will win by 7 wickets
CSK vs KKR Today Match Prediction, IPL 2023, Who Will Win the Match?
Chennai Super Kings
The 4-time IPL champions had won their last outing against KKR at Eden Gardens by 49 runs. MS Dhoni and co. will be hoping to register a double over KKR.
Chennai Super Kings are 2nd in the points table and will be the 1st team to qualify if they win today as they will go to 17 points.
KKR will have to punch above their weight if they are to stage an upset over the CSK juggernaut.
Team Update/Players Availability/Injury News
There is no injury news for this game. Devon Conway, Andre Russell, Varun Chakrvarthy and Ravindra Jadeja will be key players to watch out for in this CSK vs KKR game.
CSK vs KKR Probable Playing 11
CSK Playing XI
Ruturaj Gaikwad, Devon Conway, Ajinkya Rahane, Ambati Rayudu, Shivam Dube, Ravindra Jadeja, Moeen Ali, MS Dhoni, Deepak Chahar, Maheesh Theekshana, Matheesha Pathirana
KKR Playing XI
Jason Roy, Rahmanullah Gurbaz, Venkatesh Iyer, Nitish Rana, Rinku Singh, Andre Russell, Sunil Narine, Shardul Thakur, Anukul Roy, Harshit Rana, Varun Chakaravarthy
Chennai Super Kings
Ruturaj Gaikwad, Devon Conway, Ajinkya Rahane, Ambati Rayudu, Shivam Dube, Moeen Ali, Ravindra Jadeja, MS Dhoni(w/c), Deepak Chahar, Tushar Deshpande, Maheesh Theekshana, Matheesha Pathirana, Dwaine Pretorius, Mitchell Santner, Sisanda Magala, Ben Stokes, Ajay Jadav Mandal, Subhranshu Senapati, Prashant Solanki, Simarjeet Singh, RS Hangargekar, Akash Singh, Bhagath Varma, Shaik Rasheed, Nishant Sindhu
Kolkata Knight Riders
Rahmanullah Gurbaz(w), Jason Roy, Venkatesh Iyer, Nitish Rana(c), Andre Russell, Rinku Singh, Sunil Narine, Shardul Thakur, Anukul Roy, Harshit Rana, Varun Chakaravarthy, Suyash Sharma, Vaibhav Arora, N Jagadeesan, Lockie Ferguson, Umesh Yadav, Kulwant Khejroliya, Tim Southee, Mandeep Singh, Johnson Charles, David Wiese, Aarya Desai
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