Cricket Betting Tips and Fantasy Cricket Match Predictions: IPL 2020 - Chennai Super Kings vs Kings XI Punjab - Match 53
The 53rd match of the Indian Premier League 2020 will be played between Chennai Super Kings and Kings XI Punjab at the Sheikh Zayed Stadium, Abu Dhabi in the UAE.
Chennai Super Kings are placed at the bottom of the leaderboard with 10 points after 13 matches. The team has won 5 and lost 8 games and has already been eliminated.
Ambati Rayudu has made 329 runs at 36.37, striking at 130.55. Faf du Plessis has scored the most runs for the side with 401 runs from 11 matches at an average of 40 and a strike rate of 140, but is unlikely to play.
Among the bowlers, Sam Curran has picked up 13 wickets. He has bowled at an average of 25 and an economy of 8.22, with the best of 3/19. Deepak Chahar has also taken 12 wickets.
They will be up against Kings XI Punjab who are placed at the 4th spot the leaderboard with 12 points after 13 matches. The team has won 6 and lost 7 games.
KL Rahul has scored the most runs for the side with 641 runs from 13 matches at an average of 58 and a strike rate of 130. He has the best of 132*. Mayank Agarwal has also contributed with 398 runs from 10 matches.
Among the bowlers, Mohammad Shami has picked up 20 wickets. He has bowled at an average of 21 and an economy of 8.67, with the best of 3/15.
Let's have a look at the probable playing XI of both teams:
Kings XI Punjab (KXIP): KL Rahul(c & wk), Mandeep Singh/Mayank Agarwal, Chris Gayle, Nicholas Pooran, Glenn Maxwell, Deepak Hooda, Chris Jordan, Murugan Ashwin, Mohammed Shami, Ravi Bishnoi, Arshdeep Singh
Chennai Super Kings (CSK): Ruturaj Gaikwad, Shane Watson, Ambati Rayudu, MS Dhoni(c & wk), N Jagadeesan, Sam Curran, Ravindra Jadeja, Mitchell Santner, Shardul Thakur, Deepak Chahar, Lungi Ngidi
Cricket Betting Tips and Match Predictions* - PrePlay
Who will win the toss? - Kings XI Punjab
Who will win? – Kings XI Punjab
Top Batsman (Runs Scored) – Lokesh Rahul (Kings XI Punjab), Ambati Rayudu (Chennai Super Kings)
Top Bowler (Wickets taken) – Mohammed Shami (Kings XI Punjab), Sam Curran (Chennai Super Kings)
Most Sixes – Lokesh Rahul (Kings XI Punjab), Ambati Rayudu (Chennai Super Kings)
Man of the Match – Lokesh Rahul
Team Scores Batting first – Kings XI Punjab 180+, Chennai Super Kings 165+
Match Handicap Kings XI Punjab
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*NB these predictions may be changed nearer the start of the match once the final starting teams have been announced and we will be running ‘In–Play’ features, so stay tuned.
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