IPL 2019: Match 41, CSK vs SRH - Match Preview and stats
The 41st match of the IPL 2019 will be played on 23rd April at 8 PM IST between the Chennai Super Kings and the Sunrisers Hyderabad at the M.Chinnaswamy Stadium in Bangalore.
CSK have won seven matches and lost only three, and are at the top of the IPL points table. On the other hand, SRH are in the fourth position, having won five matches and lost six.
Ahead of their meeting tomorrow, let's take a look at the head-to-head stats between the two franchises and the probable playing XIs for the match.
The CSK vs SRH rivalry has seen 11 matches being played so far. CSK have won 8 of those games while SRH have managed to win only the remaining 3. Overall, CSK have won the title thrice, while SRH have won it once.
This is the second encounter between these teams this season, with SRH winning the first one by 6 wickets.
Chennai Super Kings
If Dwayne Bravo is not fit, CSK could replace him with Mitchell Santner. There are no other changes expected.
Probable XI: Shane Watson, Faf du Plessis, Ambati Rayudu, Suresh Raina, Kedar Jadhav, MS Dhoni, Ravindra Jadeja, Dwayne Bravo / Mitchell Santner, Deepak Chahar, Shardul Thakur, Imran Tahir.
David Warner and Johny Bairstow have returned home for national duties. They will be replaced by Martin Guptill and Mohammed Nabi. Wriddhiman Saha will come to the team as wicket keeper and he will replace Shahbaz Nadeem.
Probable XI: Martin Guptill, Wriddhiman Saha, Kane Williamson, Vijay Shankar, Deepak Hooda, Yusuf Pathan, Mohammed Nabi, Rashid Khan, Bhuvneshwar Kumar, Khaleel Ahmed, Sandeep Sharma.
Chennai Super Kings: MS Dhoni (C), Faf du Plessis, Kedar Jadhav, Suresh Raina, Ravindra Jadeja, Shane Watson, Harbhajan Singh, Deepak Chahar, Imran Tahir, Mitchell Santner, Dwayne Bravo, Ambati Rayudu, Murali Vijay, Sam Billings, Shardul Thakur, N Jagadeesan, Karn Sharma, Lungisani Ngidi, Ruturaj Gaikwad, KM Asif, Dhruv Shorey, Chaitanya Bishnoi, Monu Kumar, Mohit Sharma, David Willey.
Sunrisers Hyderabad: Kane Williamson (C), Rashid Khan, Manish Pandey, Yusuf Pathan, Mohammad Nabi, Martin Guptill, Vijay Shankar, David Warner, Bhuvneshwar Kumar, Jonny Bairstow, Billy Stanlake, Sandeep Sharma, Wriddhiman Saha, Deepak Hooda, Ricky Bhui, Shakib Al Hasan, Shreevats Goswami, Basil Thampi, Abhishek Sharma, Khaleel Ahmed, Siddarth Kaul, T Natarajan, Shahbaz Nadeem.
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