CSK vs KKR Match 5, IPL 2018

Indian Premier League, 2018

Playfantasy – 1st paragraph

Chennai Super Kings vs Kolkata Knight Riders

IN THE SPOTLIGHT

The Chennai Super Kings buoyed by a thrilling win at the Wankhede in their tournament opener return to their den at the Chepauk to face an equally buoyant Kolkata Knight Riders, who are coming off an easy win against the Royal Challengers Banglore on Sunday night. Chennai Super Kings vs Kolkata Knight Riders has always provided a riveting contest and the same will be expected this time around.

Here’s a look at how the odds stack up as per Bet365:

Where: M.A Chidambaram Stadium, Chennai

When: 10 April 2018, 8:00 PM

ODDS IN FAVOUR OF KEY PLAYERS FROM BOTH TEAMS

CHE vs KOL Top Batsman:

Sunil Narine (KKR): The West Indian pulverized the RCB bowlers into submission with a breathtaking 50 off 18 balls and the odds in favor of him performing again is is 15/4, meaning a return of 475 over a stake of Rs 100.

Chriss Lynn (KKR): The tearaway Australian opener is one of the most explosive T20 batsman going around in the world, and after a failure in the first game expect some Lynnsanity against CSK. The odds of performing for Lynn are 13/5 meaning a stake of Rs 360 over an investment of Rs 100.

Suresh Raina (CSK): One of the most prolific and consistent run-scorer in IPL history, Raina has been a cornerstone of CSK’s success over the years and the odds stacked in favor of him is 3/1 meaning a return of Rs 400 over a stake of Rs 100.

Shane Watson (CSK): The Aussie all-rounder had a good outing in the PSL and he’s be looking to emulate his performances for the CSK this season and his odds of emulating the same are 3/1, meaning a return of Rs 400 over a stake of 100.

Dinesh Karthik (KKR): A calm and composed DK led his team’s chase in their first game with ease odds stacked in favor of him to emulate the same is 6/1, meaning a return of 700 over a stake of Rs 100.

CHE vs KOL Top Bowlers:

Sunil Narine (KKR): Apart from his swashbuckling batting, Narine due to his immaculate bowling has grown to become an indispensable part both for the Knight Riders, and the odds in favor of him performing again is 11/4, meaning a return of Rs 350 over a stake of Rs 100.

Imran Tahir (CSK): Tahir picked up a wicket but was expensive in the previous game and at Chepauk, CSK would be hoping the vile old fox puts on an improved performance and the chances of him doing the same are 10/3, meaning a return of Rs 433 over a stake of Rs 100.

Dwayne Bravo (CSK): There is no bowler at the death who has been more successful than Dwayne Bravo since IPL 2013. A skillful bowler and a power-packed batsman, Bravo gives an X-Factor to the side and his chances of performing in this IPL with the bat are 7/2, meaning a return of Rs 375 over a stake of Rs 100.

CHE vs KOL WHO WILL WIN THE MATCH?

So, who will clinch  Chennai Super Kings vs Kolkata Knight Riders?

As per Bet365, The odds in favor of Chennai Super Kings winning the game is 1/1 meaning a return of Rs 180  over a stake of Rs 100 while that of Kolkata Knight Riders is 4/5, meaning a return of 200 over a bid of 100.

OUR PREDICTION: AS PER THE ODDS, Kolkata Knight Riders WILL START AS FAVORITES TO WIN THE MATCH