CSK Playing 11: The Chennai Super Kings will compete with Royal Challengers Bangalore in the Match 35 of the Indian Premier League 2021. The team won their last league match against their arch-rivals Mumbai Indians and will be upbeat ahead of this fixture.
In their last league match, most of the batsmen succumbed to the pressure and they were 4 down until 6 overs. But, the innings of Ruturaj Gaikwad set them up for posting a good total of 156 on the board, along with Dwayne Bravo’s late flourish. Then, in the bowling unit, Deepak Chahar and Dwayne Bravo were the best performer to help the team to win by a fine margin of 20 runs.
The Chennai Super Kings are now positioned 2nd in the points table with 6 wins in 8 league matches. They are expected to make one change in this match and experienced Robin Uthappa is expected to replace the injured Ambati Rayudu. While the overseas players are expected to be the same, and Faf Du Plessis and Moeen Ali would look to perform well in this match, while duo of Suresh Raina and MS Dhoni must provide their contributions to the team in the middle-order. The best performers for CSK in this season have been Ruturaj Gaikwad and Deepak Chahar.
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CSK Playing 11 (likely)
CSK Squad: MS Dhoni(c), Ambati Rayudu, C Hari Nishanth, Cheteshwar Pujara, Deepak Chahar, Dwayne Bravo, Faf du Plessis, Harisankar Reddy, Imran Tahir, Josh Hazlewood, K Bhagath Varma, K Gowtham, Karn Sharma, KM Asif, Lungi Ngidi, Mitchell Santner, Moeen Ali, Narayan Jagadeesan, R Sai Kishore, Ravindra Jadeja, Robin Uthappa, Ruturaj Gaikwad, Sam Curran, Shardul Thakur, Suresh Raina.
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1. Ruturaj Gaikwad
The best pick for this fixture has been named as the player of the match for the past 3 matches, whenever the Chennai Super Kings has secured a victory. In 8 matches of this season, he has scored 284 runs. While he helped the team to win their last league match against Mumbai Indians by scoring 88* off 58 balls.
2. Dwayne Bravo
The all-rounder will look to use his experience well and keep contributing in the both departments. He is coming into this season after fine performances in the CPL 2021. In the last league match, he smacked 23 off 8 balls and scalped 3 wickets at an economy rate of 6.25, and will be a very good pick.
3. Deepak Chahar
The fast bowler has been the most consistent wicket-taker for the Chennai Super Kings team for the past few years. He got an entry to the Indian T20I team after superb performances in the IPL. In the last match, against MI, his figures read 4-0-19-2. In IPL 2021, he has picked up a total of 10 wickets and can be lethal with the new ball.
4. Moeen Ali
The batting all-rounder can be your differential pick due to his consistent contributions to the team in the Phase 1. He has a proven ability with both the bat and ball in the international circuit as well. In 8 appearances for CSK, Moeen has amassed 206 runs and scalped 5 wickets and can be one of the best performer as well.
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