The Chennai Super Kings and Kings XI Punjab clash will take place in Sunday at the Sheikh Zayed Cricket Stadium in Abu Dhabi.
LAST IPL MEETING
This is the second meeting between both the teams and the last time the two teams played against each other, the result came in favour of CSK. Chennai defeated KXIP by 10 wickets. The CSK openers took the game home even after KL Rahul scored a half-century in the same match.
HEAD TO HEAD
The teams have faced each other 22 times in the IPL and CSK holds a lead as it has won 13 of those matches whereas KXIP has only won 9 matches.
Chennai Super Kings no more have a chance of qualifying and are also sitting on the eighth position on the points table. KXIP on the other hand is currently on the fourth spot with six wins and 7 losses.
– KL Rahul (KXIP) orange cap holder with 641 runs
– Faf du Plessis (CSK) one of the top run-scorers in the tournament
– Mayank Agarwal (KXIP) scored a century and has 398 runs in the tournament so far
– Mohammad Shami (KXIP) one of the leading wicket-taker in the tournament
– Sam Curran (CSK) 13 Wickets in the tournament so far, has also performed with the bat
– Ravi Bishnoi (KXIP) the youngster has 12 wickets and provides breakthrough to the team when needed