Indian Premier League IPL 2021, Match Number 12, Chennai Super Kings vs Rajasthan Royals preview: It’s 12th match today between Chennai Super Kings and Rajasthan Royals and the match will be played at Wankhede Stadium, Mumbai at 7:30 PM.
Talking about the progress of both teams till now, both teams have played two matches and have won one of them each. Means both teams currently have two points but Chennai Super Kings are placed ahead in the points table because of superior run rate than Rajasthan Royals.
Now today at Mumbai, it will a Great battle between both teams. One team has experienced batsmen (Chennai Super Kings) while the other has both experienced as well as young players.
But if we talk about Rajasthan Royals, they would miss Stokes badly because he’s been a very important player for Rajasthan from past two to three seasons. Rajasthan will miss Stokes definitely and that’s why they’d want good performances from their other players.
Rajasthan Royals also have a new and young skipper who’s none other than Sanju Samson while as Chennai Super Kings have MS Dhoni as their leader. So it’ll obviously be hard for Sanju Samson to captain his team for the first time.
Head-to-Head: If we talk about head to head battles between both teams, both teams have played 24 matches against each other and Chennai Super Kings have won 14 while as Rajasthan have won remaining 10.
Playing XI of both teams:
Chennai Super Kings: Ruturaj Gaikwad, Faf du Plessis, Moeen Ali, Suresh Raina, Ambati Rayudu, Sam Curran, MS Dhoni (w/c), Ravindra Jadeja, Dwayne Bravo, Shardul Thakur, Deepak Chahar
Rajasthan Royals: Jos Buttler, Manan Vohra, Sanju Samson (w/c), Shivam Dube, David Miller, Riyan Parag, Rahul Tewatia, Chris Morris, Jaydev Unadkat, Chetan Sakariya, Mustafizur Rahman