After winning two matches on the trot, the Chennai Super Kings (CSK) will look to continue the momentum in IPL 2021 when they take on the Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR) at Wankhede Stadium.
The Super Kings beat the Punjab Kings and the Rajasthan Royals in their previous two games. On the other hand, the Kolkata Knight Riders lost their last two matches to the Mumbai Indians and the Royal Challengers Bangalore.
CSK and KKR last met in the 2020 edition at Dubai International Stadium, where the former prevailed by six wickets.
With the two multi-time IPL champions (CSK won the title in 2010, 2011 and 2018 and KKR in 2012 and 2014) set to square off for the first time in IPL 2021 on Wednesday night, here's a look at KKR vs CSK head-to-head stats.
Kolkata Knight Riders vs Chennai Super Kings head-to-head stats
The Chennai Super Kings lead the head-to-head record against the Kolkata Knight Riders by 15-9. The two teams met twice last year, with each recording a victory.
While CSK and KKR have battled at neutral venues multiple times, the upcoming match will be their first meeting at Wankhede Stadium. It will be exciting to see which team comes out on top in this IPL 2021 fixture.
Kolkata Knight Riders vs Chennai Super Kings: Numbers you need to know before their IPL 2021 encounter
Suresh Raina has aggregated 736 runs for CSK against KKR. No other batsman has even scored 500 runs against the Kolkata-based franchise. Andre Russell has amassed 270 runs against CSK while donning the KKR jersey.
Sunil Narine has dismissed 15 CSK batsmen in his IPL career. The West Indian allrounder is yet to play in IPL 2021. Among current players, Ravindra Jadeja is the most successful bowler for CSK against KKR, with 15 wickets to his name.