They are currently placed at the bottom of the table with ten points from 13 games. Though Punjab struggled in the last match, his 44 off 27 was the bright spot in the team’s batting line up. IPL's costliest player this season, Chakravarthy had a forgettable debut against Kolkata Knight Riders, but having played his entire life at the MA Chidambaram stadium, his knowledge of the pitch could work wonders for the team. Kings XI Punjab playing 11 today: Ravichandran Ashwin (c), Mayank Agarwal, Mandeep Singh, David Miller, Mohammed Shami, Lokesh Rahul (wk), Murugan Ashwin, Sarfaraz Khan, Hardus Viljoen, Sam Curran, Varun Chakravarthy, Chennai Super Kings playing 11 today: Ambati Rayudu, Shane Watson, Suresh Raina, MS Dhoni (c & wk), Kedar Jadhav, Faf Du Plessis, Ravindra Jadeja, Deepak Chahar, Mitchell Santner/Harbhajan Singh, Shardul Thakur, Imran Tahir.

Now, the questions have also been hovering over MS Dhoni’s fitness and health as he ran out of breath while running between the wickets in the last match. With three comprehensive wins in three games, the Yellow Brigade was well and truly marching on. After facing three defeats in their four outings, they are set to face the Super Kings, who are also having a terrible season. With dew coming into play, both sides might be lured into chasing although the record is heavily skewed against teams that have chased in IPL 2020. He will be out of action for two weeks. 13 times CSK have emerged victorious and the rest have been won by KXIP. Or will it? Chris Gayle is known for some explosive hitting over the years and has accelerated the team’s score like a fire. His cameo also stunned bowlers during the match against Rajasthan.

Chennai Super Kings vs Kings XI Punjab Preview, Live Stream & Team News: VIVO IPL 2019 - CSK vs KXIP playing 11 today. Shane Watson is trying his best to get something significant under his belt in the last few matches. CSK will not have it any easier against a wounded Kings XI Punjab side, who were completely outplayed by Mumbai Indians earlier in the week. He has just pitched in during the last match and bowled for his team. However, he is expected to remain a part of the team in the match coming up for CSK against KXIP. KXIP vs CSK Prediction, Dream11 Fantasy Cricket Tips: Playing XI, Pitch Report & Injury Update – IPL 2020, Match 18 Chennai Super Kings lead the head-to-head race against Kings XI Punjab by a … 13 times CSK …

However, he is yet to show up in IPL 2020 season alongside RCB. He is most likely to feature in Punjab’s eleven against CSK.

But their stunning win in last year's clash in Mohali should give them much-needed confidence against MS Dhoni and co. With both sides looking to climb up the points table as soon as possible, we should be in for a thrilling encounter in Dubai to close out what promises to be an entertaining double-header Sunday.

He is most likely to land in CSK’s playing XI against Kings XI Punjab. He has not found much support from the other batsmen and will be looking to finish the season on a high with a match-winning effort against CSK. He might get a chance in playing XI of Punjab against CSK. Mayank Agarwal is the current holder of the Orange Cap with 246 runs in IPL 2020 so far, and this statement suffices what all he has gathered in his bag till now. It hasn't gone according to plan for CSK from the very beginning this season. They have been playing very competitive cricket, but opponents have somehow had the upper hand. Du Plessis has been that one man who is constantly fetching in runs for his squad. He is also best in his role of keeping the wickets for his team and will most likely lead Punjab in their next game against CSK. Get latest cricket updates, live scores, top sports news, match highlights of Cricket, Football, Tennis and other sports on TimesNow, MS Dhoni and R Ashwin face off again in Mohali   |  Photo Credit: IANS, DMart Q2 review: Revenue at 5218.2 cr vs 5949 cr, down 12.3%; Margins at 6.2% vs 8.7%, BJP lashes out as Congress' Chidambaram backs Gupkar alliance; will the party apologise? But he is expected to remain part of the team owing to his earlier explosive form. Kings XI Punjab (KXIP): Mayank Agarwal, KL Rahul (c)(wk), Nicholas Pooran, Glenn Maxwell/Chris Gayle, Mandeep Singh, James Neesham/Mujeeb Ur Rahman, Sarfaraz Khan, Murugan Ashwin/Krishnappa Gowtham, Mohammed Shami, Sheldon Cottrell, Ravi Bishnoi. After introducing an extra pacer in Mohit Sharma instead of Mitchell Santner, CSK will be keep to bring back a spinner for the match in MA Chidambaram stadium and could play either Harbhajan Singh or Santner on Saturday. Though Khan hasn’t achieved anything worth boasting this season, he is expected to get going in order to provide support to his team. The in-form batsman, Rayudu, stole the show with his match-winning knock in the season opener but went down due to a hamstring injury. He is most likely to do the job for his team in CSK’s next match against Punjab. Suresh Raina roared back to form with a sublime fifty against Delhi but CSK's top-order is yet to fire this season with Faf du Plessis and Shane Watson still looking to find their rhythm. Here are the players to watch out for in KXIP vs CSK match: 1) Imran Tahir - The ace spinner has been instrumental in CSK's success this season as he continues to defy age to produce match-winning performances consistently. He is expected to give his best skills in the team’s interest and is most likely to play against Kings XI Punjab in CSK’s next outing in Dubai. They faced a defeat against MI in their last match as the duo of Rahul and Agarwal didn’t live up to the expectations. He is always known for building a great stand with Rahul and has provided great strength to his team. Captain: KL Rahul, Vice-Captain: Sam Curran. An intriguing contest awaits. Here are a few tips to help you pick your Dream11 team for the KXIP vs CSK match of Indian Premier League (IPL) 2020. MI vs KKR prediction: Who will win Mumbai vs Kolkata? Punjab are not having a dream season even after their best efforts in the ongoing edition. He is playing competitive cricket after a gap of 14 months, and things have been getting hard for him this season. Apart from Ambati Rayudu and Faf du Plessis, none of the CSK batsmen have oozed confidence, with Shane Watson's form being a huge cause for concern. Surprised?