CSK vs KXIP Dream11 Match Prediction: Key players for Super Kings in Sunday's double-header

CSK vs KXIP Dream11 Match Prediction: Let's look at here are some key players for Chennai Super Kings in Sunday's double-header match against Kings XI Punjab. KL Rahul & du Plessis will be the key for their sides.

By Mohit Sindhu, Updated : Oct 04, 2020 11:24 IST
CSK vs KXIP Dream11 Match Prediction: Key players for Super Kings in Sunday's double-header
CSK vs KXIP IPL 2020: CSK's Key Players

CSK vs KXIP CSK's Key Players: MS Dhoni-led Chennai Super Kings will face off with Kings XI Punjab tomorrow at Dubai International Cricket Stadium in Dubai. The match will start at 6 PM Local time and 7:30 IST. This is the 2nd match from the two matches of double-header Sunday. Chennai Super Kings came out here with a loss against Sunrisers Hyderabad by 7 runs last night. Kings XI Punjab, on the other hand, started their campaign with one loss and then they manage to win their next game. Both teams will be standing at the bottom side of the points table so far. So, both of them will be looking for a win here at the much bigger venue of Dubai.

CSK is at the bottom of the points table with just 2 points from their 4 matches. While KL Rahul's KXIP is at 7th spot in the points table of the world's biggest fantasy cricket league of Dream11 IPL 2020. So, both are looking to come up in the table.

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CSK vs KXIP Head To Head:

Played CSK Won KXIP Won Tie No Result
22 13 9 0 0

Let's look at some of those players of CSK:

MS Dhoni

MS Dhoni for CSK
MS Dhoni for CSK

Chennai Super Kings' captain MS Dhoni is quite rather a consistent performer for them. Under his captaincy, Chennai Super Kings have won three titles - 2010, 2011, 2018 and also registered their 100th victory by defeating Mumbai Indians in the opener of Dream11 IPL 2020. The Chennai Super Kings captain MS Dhoni played some great knocks in the last two seasons and scored over 400 runs. In IPL 2019, he scored 416 runs at a whopping average of 83.20 with a strike rate of 134.62, including his highest individual score of 84 not out. Thus, MS Dhoni is almost in all Dream11 fantasy teams.

Faf du Plessis

du PLessis in action
du Plessis in action 

South African ODI captain Faf du Plessis is the most reliable player of the Chennai Super Kings squad. In the first two games, Plessis performed well and scored 195 Runs in four Matches with a strike rate of 144.44. In IPL 2019, in spite of not being in form, his knock in playoffs helped CSK play the finals with Mumbai Indians. In the 96 matches played so far, Watson scored 2,210 runs at an average of 37.46 and a strike rate of 135.53, along with 12 fifties. Thus, by picking him in your Dream11 fantasy team is quite rather a much better option.

Dwayne Bravo

DJ Bravo celebrates
DJ Bravo celebrates after picking a wicket

West Indies star and most experienced all-rounder DJ Bravo was quite impressed with his all-around skills. He took CSK out of tricky situations many a time in the past seven 7 years and looks to continue with his match-winning performances for the side. In the 134 matches played so far, Bravo scored 1,483 runs at an average of 23.17 with a strike rate of 128.28. In the bowling department, he has 147 wickets by his name at an average of 24.60. So, by picking him in your Dream11 fantasy team is a good option.

CSK Probable Playing XI:

Mahendra Singh Dhoni(C & Wk), Shane Watson, Faf du Plessis, Dwayne Bravo, Ambati Rayudu, Kedar Jadhav, Ravindra Jadeja, Sam Curran, Deepak Chahar, Shardul Thakur, Piyush Chawla