Kolkata, April 14, Sunday at 04:00 PM IST
After securing a scintillating win over Rajasthan Royals, Chennai Super Kings will face off Kolkata Knight Riders at their den in their next assignment. Both the sides will feature at the iconic Eden Gardens for the first fixture of Sunday’s doubleheader.
The defending champions registered 4 wickets win over Rajasthan Royals after hitting a six off the last ball of the match. They have secured six wins in total out of seven encounters and would be and would be looking to keep their momentum going.
On the opposite, the hosts faced 7 wickets defeats against Delhi Capitals on Friday night and would be looking to bounce back. After making an emphatic start to the campaign, Knight Riders have faced two defeats in a row and would be desperate to return to winnings ways. With four wins and three defeats, Kolkata Kight Riders are sitting second in the points table.
Total – 22
CSK – 08
The Eden Gardens has produced exciting high-scoring thrillers so far and something similar is expected to take place. The average score at this venue is 158 in the first innings.
Matches won batting first – 28
Matches won bowling first – 45
Average 1st Inns scores – 158
Average 2nd Inns scores – 144
Highest total recorded – 218/4 (20 Ov) by KKR vs KXIP
Lowest total recorded – 49/10 (9.4 Ov) by RCB vs KKR
Highest score chased – 204/2 (18.2 Ov) by KXIP vs KKR
Lowest score defended – 114/4 (20 Ov) by CSK vs KKR
Kolkata Knight Riders:
Shubman Gill, Piyush Chawla, Joe Denly, Robin Uthappa, Nitish Rana, Dinesh Karthik (c, wk), Kuldeep Yadav, Lockie Ferguson, Prasidh Krishna
Doubtful: Andre Russell/Sunil Narine/C Brathwaite
Chennai Super Kings:
Shardul Thakur, Ambati Rayudu, Faf du Plessis, Shane Watson, Ravindra Jadeja, Suresh Raina, MS Dhoni (c, wk), Kedar Jadhav, Deepak Chahar, M Santner, Imran Tahir
This KKR vs CSK Dream11 prediction is high-risk but you may reap rewards if some assumptions come off. We advise you not to use these teams in small league contests.
Team 1 & 2: As per the winners
In wicketkeeper, more than 65% of people have chosen MS Dhoni over D Karthik
The likes of S Raina, F du Plessis, R Uthappa and N Rana are favourites in batting
R Jadeja and A Russell are the most picked all-rounders. A Russell is a bit doubtful too.
I Tahir and D Chahar are the most picked bowlers
THIS KKR VS CSK DREAM11 PREDICTION IS HIGH-RISK BUT YOU MAY REAP REWARDS IF SOME ASSUMPTIONS COME OFF. WE ADVISE YOU NOT TO USE THESE TEAMS IN SMALL LEAGUE CONTESTS.