IPL 2021: In the eighth match of the Indian Premier League, Punjab Kings will take on the Chennai Super Kings at the Wankhede Stadium in Mumbai.
Chennai Super Kings (CSK) lost their opening game against Delhi Capitals in the 2021 edition of the IPL. Even after posting 188, they could not survive the worth of the Delhi Capitals batters. Whereas, the Punjab Kings (PKBS) started with a 4 run victory over RR at the same venue.
Punjab Kings don’t have the greatest records by any means, but once in 2014, they have beaten CSK. On the other hand, the temperature is around 29 degrees Celsius and the playing conditions would be clear.
Punjab Kings Vs. Chennai Super Kings – Probable XI And Match Prediction
Punjab Kings Probable XI: KL Rahul, Deepak Hooda, Chris Gayle, Mayank Agarwal, Shahrukh Khan, Nicholas Pooran, Mohammed Shami, Riley Meredith, Murugan Ashwin, Jhye Richardson, Arshdeep Singh.
Chennai Super Kings Probable XI: MS Dhoni, Ravindra Jadeja, Ambati Rayudu, Moeen Ali, Suresh Raina, Faf du Plessis, Ruturaj Gaikwad, Deepak Chahar, Shardul Thakur, Dwayne Bravo, Sam Curran.
Punjab Kings will look to avoid mistakes that they did in the last year by constantly changing their playing XI. They should respect the abilities of some great players such as Richardson and Meredith and give them time to adapt to subcontinental conditions.
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On the other hand, CSK has to bring its consistency back like earlier seasons and their fans are expecting the same. They need to score more runs to be on the top and win the IPL 2021 trophy this season!
What are your expectations from today’s match? Which team will win today PBKS or CSK? Who will win IPL 2021 trophy? Drop your comments below for these questions.