CSK vs KKR: IPL 2022 Match 1 Preview:
IPL 2022 is going to start today. In the opening match of Tata IPL 2022, Chennai Super Kings and Kolkata Knight Riders will face each other at 7.30 PM (IST) at Wankhede Stadium in Mumbai. Cricket fans are very excited about this.
Recently MS Dhoni stepped down from the captaincy of Chennai Super Kings in his familiar style of surprise. Right now Ravindra Jadeja will captain the Yellow Army in place of MS Dhoni and MS Dhoni will play this IPL season only as a player. In this team, Rituraj Gaikwad and Moeen Ali will be the opening batsmen while Moeen Ali will not be available for the first match of Chennai.
At the same time, Kolkata Knight Riders will also see some changes in this season. This season the captain of KKR is Shreyas Iyer. This time Shubman Gill and Rahul Tripathi are not in the team of Kolkata Knight Riders. Venkatesh Iyer and Ajinkya Rahane can play as opening batsmen for KKR.
Match: Chennai Super Kings vs Kolkata Knight Riders, IPL 2022 Match 1
Venue: Wankhede Stadium, Mumbai
Date: March 26, 2022
Time: 7.30 PM (IST) and 2.00 PM (GMT)
Live Streaming: Star Sports Network & Disney+Hotstar
CSK vs KKR, Match 1 Pitch Report:
The team that bowls first after winning the toss at the Wankhede Stadium can win this match. It would be beneficial to get the spinners bowling in the middle overs. Betting on this pitch is a bit tricky. But an experienced batsman will be able to score good runs here. The Wankhede pitch will also be favorable for bowlers.
Deepak Chahar from the Chennai team is injured so he will not be able to play till further notice.
CSK vs KKR, Match 1 Probable Playing 11:
Chennai Super Kings: Ruturaj Gaikwad, Devon Conway, Robin Uthappa, Ambati Rayudu, Ravindra Jadeja (c), MS Dhoni (wk), Shivam Dube, Dwayne Bravo, Tushar Deshpande, Chris Jordan/Maheesh Theekshana, Adam Milne.
Kolkata Knight Riders: Venkatesh Iyer, Ajinkya Rahane, Nitish Rana, Shreyas Iyer (c), Sam Billings (wk), Andre Russell, Mohammad Nabi/Tim Southee, Sunil Narine, Shivam Mavi, Umesh Yadav, Varun Chakravarthy.
CSK vs KKR Suggested Playing XI for Dream11 Fantasy Cricket:
Wicket-Keeper: Sam Billings
Batsman: Devon Conway, Shreyas Iyer, Nitish Rana, Ruturaj Gaikwad (c)
All Rounder: Ravindra Jadeja, Andre Russell, Venktesh Iyer (vc)
Bowler: Dwayne Bravo, Adam Milne, Varun Chakravarthy
Captain: Ruturaj Gaikwad
Vice-Captain: Venkatesh Iyer
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Who will win Today’s IPL Match between CSK vs KKR?
The final of the last IPL season was won by Chennai Super Kings. And the runner-up was Kolkata Knight Riders. In today’s match, Kolkata Knight Riders will try to avenge the loss of last season’s final by winning the first match of this season.
Due to the late arrival of some foreign players of both the teams for today’s match, their availability will not be there in this match. Moeen Ali of Chennai’s team will be absent from this match, while Pat Cummins and Aaron Finch in Kolkata’s team will also not be able to play this match.
Today’s IPL Match Prediction: Kolkata Knight Riders will bowl after winning the toss and will also win the match.