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| On Apr 28, 2021 5:00 PM IST

CSK vs SRH IPL: Chennai Playing XI, News, Player Stats, Batting & Bowling Records, Form, Head to Head, IPL 2020


CSK vs SRH IPL: After a fantastic performance in their last four games in a row, the Chennai Super Kings (CSK) are all geared up to lock horns with the Sunrisers Hyderabad (SRH) in their 6th game of the IPL 2021 season at the Arun Jaitley Stadium in Delhi on April 28. The MS Dhoni-led CSK team are coming into this game on the back of four superb consecutive wins over Bangalore, Rajasthan, Kolkata and Punjab during their Mumbai-leg of games. CSK would want continue this winning momentum in their next four league matches scheduled to take place in Delhi.

CSK vs SRH IPL: Chennai Playing XI News

Chennai Super Kings’ all-rounder Moeen Ali missed the last game due to an injury but his teammate Robin Uthappa inform that the English spinner should recover in time for this clash against Sunrisers Hyderabad. Therefore, if Moeen is fit, he should straightaway walk into the playing XI in place of Dwayne Bravo.

CSK Playing 11 (likely)
Ruturaj Gaikwad
Faf du Plessis
Moeen Ali
Suresh Raina
Ambati Rayudu
MS Dhoni
Ravindra Jadeja
Sam Curran
Shardul Thakur
Deepak Chahar
Imran Tahir

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CSK Player List

MS Dhoni (c/wk), Faf du Plessis, Ruturaj Gaikwad, Suresh Raina, Ambati Rayudu, N. Jagadeesan (wk), Robin Uthappa, Ravindra Jadeja, Sam Curran, Dwayne Bravo, Karn Sharma, R. Sai Kishore, Mitchell Santner, Imran Tahir, Deepak Chahar, Shardul Thakur, Lungi Ngidi, KM Asif, Moeen Ali, K Gowtham, Cheteshwar Pujara, M Harisankar Reddy, K. Bhagath Varma, C Hari Nishanth and  Jason Behrendorff.

CSK vs SRH: CSK Player Stats, Batting and Bowling Records

Faf du Plessis in IPL 2021

For the Chennai Super Kings, senior opener Faf du Plessis has been absolutely phenomenal at the top. He played a stunning innings of 95 runs off 60 balls that included 9 fours and 4 sixes against KKR. CSK’s Faf du Plessis has smashed 214 runs in 5 matches at an average of 71.33 which includes two back-to-back fifties.

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Suresh Raina vs SRH

CSK’s veteran batsman Suresh Raina has a brilliant track record against Sunrisers Hyderabad since IPL 2013. Raina has smashed a total of 434 runs in 17 matches at a strike-rate of 140.9. The left-hander has scored 3 half-centuries against SRH.

MS Dhoni vs SRH

Chennai Super Kings captain MS Dhoni also has some terrific numbers against SRH. Dhoni has amassed a fabulous total of 463 runs in 15 innings at an amazing average of 57.9 and a strike-rate of 148.4.

Shardul Thakur vs Kane Williamson

CSK’s right-arm pacer Shardul Thakur may not have had the best of performances so far in this edition of the IPL, but he has had the wood over SRH’s premier batsman Kane Williamson. Shardul has already dismissed Williamson twice and thus, CSK captain MS Dhoni can use him as a potent weapon against Sunrisers Hyderabad’s in-form batsman.

Shardul Thakur vs Kane Williamson in IPL
Runs: 38
Balls: 33
Outs: 2
Dots: 16

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CSK vs SRH IPL: Head to Head

In the 15 matches played between these two teams in the history of the IPL, Chennai Super Kings are winning this head-to-head battle with 11 wins while Sunrisers Hyderabad have only won 4 matches.

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