After such a long wait, IPL is up and running. The tournament which had am eager wait has now got a stupendous start. After a superb match between Chennai Super Kings and Mumbai Indians, Kings XI Punjab and Delhi Capitals prove to be a humdinger. The matches played till date made the game a worth to watch one.
In the upcoming match, Chennai Super Kings is going to take on Rajasthan Royals. However, Super Kings already had a start, it will be the first game for the Royals. Chennai seemed to be somewhat rough at the beginning of their match but got their usual track before the end. The Royals comprise of players from England and considering that, the team might just need a warm up as the English Players have been playing for a while. The two teams will compete on 22nd September, 2020 at Sharjah Cricket Ground, Sharjah.
The team is quite rich in talent as they are surrounded by amazing T20 players. But they are not being able to do much as they were banned due to controversies for two years. Since then they were not able to qualify for the for the playoffs in any of the subsequent season.
With their top order of Jos Buttler, David Miller, Robin Uthappa and Steve Smith. Ben stokes could not participate for the first few matches and Jos Buttler would also not participate in the upcoming match and his absence can prove to be a major setback for the team. As the two of them not participating, the focus lies on Sanju Samson and Yashashv Jaiswal. Their domestic players viz Shreyas Gopal is good as any leg spinner in the match.
A lot depends on the likes of Robin Uthappa and Yashasvi Jaiswal. CSK might exploit their performance as the team has more of young players leading to vulnerability. The team is rich in stellar players but lacks balance in lineup. They heavily rely on their overseas players to set good examples and can be a tough team to deal with.
CHENNAI SUPER KINGS-
The team profounds to be in trouble due to their players like Harbhajan Singh and Suresh Rains being out of the tournament
due to personal reasons. But MS Dhoni like always, managed to lead with victory in their first match.
The team managed to bounce back after the first innings with Piyush Chawla and Sam Curran. Ravindra Jadeja, Murali Vijay, Shane Watson and Lungi Ngidi managed to get back into momentum with them. Faf Du Plessis and Ambati Raydu paired for 115 runs for the third wicket. With cameos from Faf Dude Plessis, Curran and Jadeja, them team won the match with five wickets.
Chennai Super Kings have never gave off an impression of being a scary side. In any event never as scary as Mumbai Indians or Royal Challengers Bangalore. Their prosperity so far has been due to MS Dhoni’s captaincy and the collaboration with the Chennai Super Kings. They are very acceptable at adjusting to the conditions and that will be useful this year. They did well against the intense side of Mumbai Indians and should keep on doing admirably in the up and coming matches as well.
PITCH AND CONDITIONS-
The team winning Cricket Betting Tips the toss might choose to field first as dew coming into the picture. The surface is new for both the teams and both might like to field first to check the quality of the same. The Surface at Sharjah is batting friendly and the bowlers might need to toil a bit.