CSK vs KKR | 22nd Match | Indian Premier League 2024

CSK vs KKR | 22nd Match | Indian Premier League 2024. Chennai Super Kings vs Kolkata Knight Riders, 22nd Match – Live Cricket Score, Commentary.

Series: Indian Premier League 2024

Date & Time: Apr 08, 07:30 PM LOCAL

Venue: MA Chidambaram Stadium, Chennai

CSK vs KKR | 22nd Match | Indian Premier League 2024

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Chennai Super Kings vs Kolkata Knight Riders

The Indian T20 League’s caravan is once again headed for Chennai for another eagerly awaited clash, as the home team gears up to take on the formidable Kolkata side at the Chepauk fortress in Match 22.

Chennai’s Perspective:

Chennai, the hosts, have experienced a rather mixed journey so far in the tournament. With two initial victories under their belt, they faced consecutive defeats in their subsequent matches. The recent humbling defeat against Hyderabad highlighted several areas of concern for the yellow-clad team.

Bowling Woes:

The absence of two crucial overseas pacers, Mustafizur Rahman and Matheesha Pathirana, significantly weakened Chennai’s bowling unit. Rahman’s visa issues and Pathirana’s minor niggle disrupted their lineup, leaving the team with a lackluster performance in terms of taking wickets. Additionally, Deepak Chahar’s struggles during the Powerplay overs intensified the pressure on the bowling attack.

Batting Challenges:

While Rachin Ravindra showed promise with two impressive innings, Chennai’s batting unit has faced challenges in providing a solid start. Skipper Ruturaj Gaikwad’s moderate performance and Daryl Mitchell’s scrutiny with the bat have added to their batting woes. Despite notable contributions from Ajinkya Rahane and Shivam Dube, the team’s overall batting performance needs improvement.

Kolkata’s Strengths:

In contrast, Kolkata has remained undefeated in the tournament, displaying solid performances in all departments. Phil Salt and Sunil Narine have provided explosive starts with the bat, setting the tone for the innings. Promising talents like Venkatesh Iyer and Angriksh Raghuvanshi have bolstered the middle order, while Rinku Singh and Andre Russell have rescued the side responsibly.

Impressive Bowling:

With Mitchell Starc finding his form and support from Vaibhav Arora and Varun Chakravarthy, Kolkata’s bowling attack has been formidable. Starc’s two-wicket haul against Delhi showcased his regained confidence, adding depth to the bowling lineup.

The Battle Ahead:

As the in-form Kolkata unit faces defending champions Chennai, the clash promises to be intriguing. Chennai, known for their strong record at Chepauk, will aim to bounce back to winning ways. The spin-friendly track at Chepauk adds an interesting dimension to the contest, with Ravindra Jadeja’s battle against Andre Russell being a key matchup to watch.

CSK vs KKR Head To Head Records

In the 31 Chennai Super Kings vs Kolkata Knight Riders head-to-head meetings in the IPL since 2008, CSK holds a clear advantage, winning 19 times against KKR’s 11 victories, with one match ending in a no-result. However, the last six encounters have been more evenly balanced, with CSK leading 4-2.

Total Match31
CSK Won19
KKR Won11
No Result1

MA Chidambaram Stadium Pitch Report

The MA Chidambaram Stadium (also known as Chepauk Stadium) pitch has traditionally favored spinners, but the batters have had the upper hand in the last two IPL matches played here. Spin bowlers have taken just two wickets so far in this tournament, compared to 16 for fast bowlers.

Bowlers who rely on cutters and slower deliveries are likely to be more successful than those relying solely on pace and bounce in Chennai. The Chepauk Stadium pitch is expected to be a spin-friendly one, making it a challenging task for the batters to score freely.

CSK vs KKR Predicted XIs

Chennai Super Kings Predicted Playing XI: Ruturaj Gaikwad (C), Rachin Ravindra, Ajinkya Rahane, Daryl Mitchell, Shivam Dube, Ravindra Jadeja, MS Dhoni (WK), Deepak Chahar, Tushar Deshpande, Maheesh Theekshana, Matheesha Pathirana

Chennai Super Kings Impact Player Substitutes: Shardul Thakur, Sheikh Rashid, Mitchell Santner, Sameer Rizvi, Mukesh Choudhary

Kolkata Knight Riders Predicted Playing XI: Philip Salt (WK), Venkatesh Iyer, Shreyas Iyer (C), Angkrish Raghuvanshi/Ramandeep Singh, Nitish Rana, Rinku Singh, Andre Russell, Sunil Narine, Mitchell Starc, Harshit Rana/Vaibhav Arora, Varun Chakaravarthy

Kolkata Knight Riders Impact Player Substitutes: Suyash Sharma, Vaibhav Arora, Manish Pandey, Ankul Roy, Rahmanullah Gurbaz

CSK vs KKR Dream11 Prediction

Here are two CSK vs KKR Dream11 Prediction Teams you can consider for the Chennai Super Kings vs Kolkata Knight Riders match:

CSK vs KKR Dream11 Prediction H2H Team 1

Wicket-KeepersPhilip Salt (VC)
BattersShivam Dube (C), Ruturaj Gaikwad, Rachin Ravindra
All-RoundersRavindra Jadeja, Sunil Narine, Andre Russell, Moeen Ali
BowlersMitchell Starc, Deepak Chahar, Harshit Rana
CaptainShivam Dube (C)
Vice-CaptainPhilip Salt (VC)

CSK vs KKR Dream11 Prediction Grand League Team 2

Wicket-KeepersPhilip Salt
BattersShivam Dube, Ruturaj Gaikwad, Rachin Ravindra, Rinku Singh
All-RoundersRavindra Jadeja (C), Sunil Narine, Andre Russell
BowlersMitchell Starc (VC), Deepak Chahar, Varun Chakravarthi
CaptainRavindra Jadeja (C)
Vice-CaptainMitchell Starc (VC)


With both teams eager to secure victory, the match holds significance for their respective campaigns in the tournament. Will Kolkata maintain their unbeaten streak, or will Chennai reclaim their dominance at Chepauk? The showdown between these two sides promises thrilling cricket action, leaving fans eagerly anticipating the outcome. Whose side are you on?

Team Squads:

Kolkata Knight Riders Squad: Philip Salt(w), Sunil Narine, Angkrish Raghuvanshi, Andre Russell, Shreyas Iyer(c), Rinku Singh, Venkatesh Iyer, Ramandeep Singh, Mitchell Starc, Harshit Rana, Varun Chakaravarthy, Vaibhav Arora, Anukul Roy, Suyash Sharma, Manish Pandey, Rahmanullah Gurbaz, Dushmantha Chameera, Srikar Bharat, Nitish Rana, Chetan Sakariya, Sherfane Rutherford, Sakib Hussain, Allah Ghazanfar

Chennai Super Kings Squad: Rachin Ravindra, Ruturaj Gaikwad(c), Ajinkya Rahane, Shivam Dube, Ravindra Jadeja, Daryl Mitchell, MS Dhoni(w), Moeen Ali, Deepak Chahar, Tushar Deshpande, Maheesh Theekshana, Mukesh Choudhary, Shardul Thakur, Shaik Rasheed, Mitchell Santner, Sameer Rizvi, Devon Conway, Mustafizur Rahman, Ajay Jadav Mandal, Prashant Solanki, Simarjeet Singh, RS Hangargekar, Matheesha Pathirana, Nishant Sindhu, Aravelly Avanish