IPL 2020 : CSK vs SRH Fantasy XI, Playing XI, Pitch and Weather Report
In the 14th match of Indian Premier League (IPL) 2020, 3 times Champions Chennai Super Kings will take on 2016 Champions Sunrisers Hyderabad at Dubai International Cricket Stadium, Dubai.
Match: Chennai Super Kings vs Sunrisers Hyderabad
Venue: Dubai International Cricket Stadium, Dubai
Date: 2nd October 2020
Time: 7:30 PM IST
Today’s Match will be played at Dubai. In IPL 2020, no team has won chasing at this venue. Today’s track may help spinners get some purchase. 179 is the average first innings score at this pitch. 6 Encounters have been played at this venue, the team batting first has won 4 times and 2 matches have ended as tied.
It will be a sunny day with temperatures hovering around 32°C. Humidity will be around 56% during the match and there is no chance of rain expected in Dubai.
The match will be telecasted on Starsports Network and on Disney+Hotstar in India and IPL 2020 will also be telecasted in 120 countries.
HEAD TO HEAD RECORD
CSK and SRH have locked horns 12 times against each other. CSK have won 9 times and SRH have won 3 times.
Matches Played: 12
Won by CSK: 09
Won by SRH: 03
MATCH PREVIEW AND TEAM NEWS
Chennai Super Kings:
Chennai Super Kings (CSK) have played 3 matches in IPL 2020 and they have lost 2 games and have won 1 game. CSK are not in good form for the first time in the history of IPL and star players pulling out and getting injured has not helped them. They played their first match of IPL 2020 against Mumbai Indians and won it. In the 2nd game they faced Rajasthan Royals (RR) they conceded 216 and lost the game by 16 runs. In their 3rd game they lost to Delhi Capitals by 44 runs. In previous seasons, CSK’s spin bowling department was playing well, but in IPL 2020 their spin bowlers are conceding a lot of runs in the middle overs. Only Good news for CSK is Ambati Rayudu and Dwayne Bravo are available for selection
David Warner led Sunrisers Hyderabad lost their first 2 Games against Royal Challengers Bangalore (RCB) and Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR) respectively. With Kane Williamson returning to the Playing XI, Rashid Khan and Bhuvneshwar Kumar preforming well in the 3rd Match against Delhi Capitals (DC), SRH registered a comfortable victory against the DC. Good news for SRH is Vijay Shankar is declared fit and he is available for selection.
Chennai Super Kings Squad: Murali Vijay, Shane Watson, Faf du Plessis, Ruturaj Gaikwad, Kedar Jadhav, MS Dhoni(w/c), Ravindra Jadeja, Sam Curran, Piyush Chawla, Josh Hazlewood, Deepak Chahar, Ambati Rayudu, Dwayne Bravo, Karn Sharma, Imran Tahir, Shardul Thakur, Lungi Ngidi, Monu Kumar, Mitchell Santner, Ravisrinivasan Sai Kishore, N Jagadeesan, KM Asif
PLAYING XI – Shane Watson, Murali Vijay/Ruturaj Gaikwad, Faf du Plessis, Ambati Rayudu, Sam Curran, MS Dhoni, Ravindra Jadeja, Kedar Jadhav/Shardul Thakur, Deepak Chahar, Piyush Chawla, Josh Hazlewood/Imran Tahir
Sunrisers Hyderabad Squad: David Warner(c), Jonny Bairstow(w), Manish Pandey, Kane Williamson, Abdul Samad, Abhishek Sharma, Priyam Garg, Rashid Khan, Bhuvneshwar Kumar, K Khaleel Ahmed, T Natarajan, Wriddhiman Saha, Shreevats Goswami, Siddarth Kaul, Mohammad Nabi, Shahbaz Nadeem, Vijay Shankar, Jason Holder, Sandeep Sharma, Bavanaka Sandeep, Billy Stanlake, Fabian Allen, Virat Singh, Basil Thampi, Sanjay Yadav
PLAYING XI – David Warner, Jonny Bairstow, Manish Pandey, Kane Williamson, Priyam Garg/Vijay Shankar, Abdul Samad, Abhishek Sharma, Rashid Khan, Bhuvneshwar Kumar, T Natarajan, Khaleel Ahmed
Shane Watson, David Warner, Ambati Rayudu, Faf Du Plessis, Manish Pandey, Ms Dhoni, DJ Bravo, Sam Curran, Rashid Khan, Josh Hazlewood and Deepak Chahar
Did You Know:
– CSK have won 9 of the 12 IPL encounters against SRH
– MS Dhoni is just two away from 100 catches in IPL by a wicket-keeper
– Ambati Rayudu needs 45 runs to complete 1,000 IPL runs for CSK
PLAYERS TO WATCH OUT FOR
2. Sam Curran
3. Ms Dhoni
4. Rashid Khan
5. Faf Du Plessis
BATTLES TO WATCH OUT FOR
1. Shane Watson vs Bhuvneshwar Kumar
2. Shane Watson vs Rashid Khan
3. Ms Dhoni vs Bhuvneshwar Kumar
Who Will Win ??
After the win against DC, SRH look a strong team in good form, but on the other side CSK are not in good form and their playing XI is yet to be settled. So SRH may win the 14th match of IPL 2020.