IPL cricket score 2018 KXIP vs CSK: In the last seventeen matches, today’s home side have won seven matches and Chennai Super Kings won ten. Both of these two have played well and had consecutive winning matches in alternative IPL seasons so far. Murali Vijay who playing now for CSK after the seasons from 2009 to 2013. Later he has played for KXIP in 2015 and 2016 seasons, in that both seasons, he scored 704 runs in 25 matches. For Chennai, he scored 1600 runs in 64 matches.
Because of the Suresh Raina’s absence, Murali Vijay will be one of the opening batsmen. KXIP vs CSK is the 12th match of this 11th Indian Premier League season. These two teams will meet each other at IS Bindra Stadium in Mohali at 08:00 pm today, 15th April 2018.
CSK have won their last game at their own home venue, after their four-day break, this is their third match against Punjab. KXIP had a lose most-recently with Royal Challengers Bangalore.
KXIP winning chance: So far, they won one against Delhi Daredevils and lost one game with most-recently to Royal Challengers Bangalore. They try to avoid losing a group of wickets at a time to win this match. They have the ability to perform well as this is the only team which has many changes in the team squad than others from previous seasons.
CSK winning chance: After two consecutive winning matches, they facing Ravichandran Ashwin’s team. From the analysis, CSK needs to improve their performance than last two matches to give better play. Bravo handled the whole match against Mumbai and Sam Billings had a good play against Kolkata Knight Riders at home.
So, the team having best players to handle a game if there any dangerous situation at any time in the first and last minutes of the innings. The team lost Kedar Jadhav for rest of the season matches and Suresh Raina for at least next two matches due to injuries. So, they need to concentrate more on their winning today with minor changes in their lineups.
Update: Chennai Super Kings have won the toss and have opted to field
Check KXIP vs CSK scorecard officially here.
KXIP vs CSK Lineups
Chennai Super Kings vs Kings XI Punjab Lineup: Lokesh Rahul(w), Chris Gayle, Mayank Agarwal, Aaron Finch, Yuvraj Singh, Karun Nair, Ravichandran Ashwin(c), Andrew Tye, Barinder Sran, Mohit Sharma, Mujeeb Ur Rahman
Kings XI Punjab vs Chennai Super Kings Lineup: Shane Watson, Ambati Rayudu, Murali Vijay, MS Dhoni(w/c), Sam Billings, Ravindra Jadeja, Dwayne Bravo, Deepak Chahar, Harbhajan Singh, Imran Tahir, Shardul Thakur
Kings XI Punjab vs Chennai Super Kings Live Streaming Match 12
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KXIP & CSK Key Batsmen: The Karnataka opener KL Rahul has damaged more balls against to the teams played recently. Hope, he will continue the same today against to his nearest stateside. The Australian Aaron Finch have not had his best debut in the IPL as he was out in his first ball. But he has more power to score big runs, in this year, he scored three centuries in two ODIs and in the Sheffield Shield. CSK need a strong replacement for Suresh Raina as had injured, so CSK will want Shane Watson, Sam Billings, and captain MS Dhoni to score big runs.
KXIP & CSK Key Bowlers: Ravichandran Ashwin and Afghan teenage sensation Mujeeb ur Rahman are the top two bowlers who performing well to control their opponent batting. They need to play an even effective game against today’s opponent. This is the first game for Ashwin who play against to his former team/home team. Shane Watson, Imran Tahir, Bravo are the key bowlers for CSK.
Kings XI Punjab Live match (next): KXIP will stay at their home for their next match to play over Sunrisers Hyderabad on April 19.
Chennai Super Kings Live match (next): Due to various local issues, CSK adopted new home ground at Pune, they will play their next match on April 20 with the Rajasthan Royals.