CSK vs KXIP Dream11 Team Predictions : On Sunday both KXIP and CSK will play last league match of IPL 2020 season.
For the three times IPL champions, Chennai this will be a face saver match but for KXIP who is eyeing a spot in Qualifiers will be a do or die match.
Chennai Super Kings are coming off back-to-back wins whereas the 5-match winning streak of Punjab came to end on Friday when they lost to Rajasthan Royals. If Punjab wins against CSK, they will be in better position to qualify for playoffs and if it loses it will have to depend on result of other teams matches.
The match between CSK and KXIP will be the 53rd match of Indian Premier League 2020 and 14th and last league match for both the teams. The match will be played at Sheikh Zayed Stadium, Abu Dhabi.
CSK vs KXIP Dream11 Team Predictions : 5 Team Recommendations
CSK vs KXIP Dream11 Team Predictions : Performance at Abu Dhabi
Abu Dhabi hasn’t been a good ground for KXIP in this IPL season. They played 3 matches here and lost all the three match. The last match that they played here was against Rajasthan Royals who defeated them by massive 7 wickets.
Chennai too have played three matches at Abu Dhabi this season. They won their first match here in Abu Dhabi against Mumbai Indians but lost rest of the two matches.
NOTE : The points in the below table are from all the matches played at Abu Dhabi this IPL season.
CSK vs KXIP Dream11 Team Predictions : Most Consistent Players
CSK vs KXIP Dream11 Team Predictions : Poorly Performing Players
KXIP vs CSK Dream11 Team : Suggested Team
After analyzing the performance of each players from both the teams, the ideal Dream11 team combination for this match would be 2 WKs, 4 Batsman, 2 All Rounders and 3 Bowlers.
CSK vs KXIP Dream11 Team Predictions : Wicket Keeper
K L Rahul will be looking forward to give his best performance in this match and ensure that his team enters the qualifiers. He his performance this season has been excellent and will be the first preference as a wicket keeper for Dream11 team.
Nicholas Pooran has been a great support for KXIP in middle order. This IPL season he has delivered over 43 Dream11 points per match and is a 2nd suitable choice as Dream11 wicket keeper.
CSK’s captain MS Dhoni has had one of the worst IPL season. His team is already out of race to reach qualifiers. His performance hasn’t been good at all. Therefore, he is not a reliable option as Dream11 wicket keeper.
N Jagadeeshan got chances in last few matches of CSK. But he hasn’t been able to cash in the opportunity. He is a risky choice to be included in Dream11 team.
CSK vs KXIP Dream11 Team Predictions : Batsman
Last match against RR was the first defeat of KXIP since Chris Gayle made his comeback in KXIP’s Playing XI. Gayle was outstanding with his performance even in match against Rajasthan. He fell just 1 run short of century. He is the first preference as batsman for Dream11 team.
Faf du Plessis wasn’t included in CSK’s Playing XI in their last match against CSK. His inclusion in team is highly unlikely even for this match. Raturaj Gaikwad is part of the Playing XI of CSK and has been able to prove his worth. In last two matches he delivered over 100 Dream11 points per match. His batting skills makes him a perfect choice for Dream11 team.
Ambati Rayudu too has been in good touch lately. He averages close to 43 Dream11 points per match and has been consistent with his performance this IPL season.
Shane Watson too can be preferred. Barring few bad matches he has delivered in most of the matches that he played this IPL season.
Of the 6 matches that Mandeep Singh played this IPL season he was outstanding in just one match that is against Delhi Capitals. In rest of the matches he failed to play big innings. His inconsistency makes him risky choice as Dream11 batsman.
Kedar Jadhav and Karun Nair are unlikely play and even Mayank Agarwal may not be back in KXIP’s Playing XI for this match.
CSK vs KXIP Dream11 Team Predictions : All Rounders
Two all rounders, Sam Curran and Ravindra Jadeja did not fail to impress the cricketing fans all over the world. Sam Curran has been magnificent with bath batting and bowling. His teammate Ravindra Jadeja too has be excellent with both bat and ball.
Together they average close to 89 Dream11 points per match and are best suited as Dream11 all-rounders.
Glenn Maxwell has failed in almost all the matches in this IPL season. His will not be a good choice as Dream11 all-rounder.
Dwayne Bravo is out due to injury.
CSK vs KXIP Dream11 Team Predictions : Bowlers
Mohammed Shami disappointed with his performance in last match against Rajasthan Royals. However, he has been one of the most consistent bowlers this IPL season. He will be the first choice as Dream11 bowler.
His teammate Chris Jordan is back in his form and has been very economical lately. He has delivered 31 Dream11 points per match and is a good option as Dream11 bowler. He has been of great support to Shami in place of Sheldon Cottrell.
Lungi Ngidi who made a comeback in CSK’s Playing XI is expected to play even in this match. He 3 matches that he played this IPL season he delivered over 51 Dream11 points per match. In last match against KKR he delivered 54 Dream11 points. He too can be preferred as a bowler for Dream11 team.
Murugan Ashwin has failed to pick up wickets despite being an economical bowler. He is a risky choice as Dream11 bowler.
Karn Sharma has been part of CSK’s Playing XI in last match but hasn’t been quite impressive.
Piyush Chawla, Mujeeb ur Rahman and Sarfaraz Khan may not play even this match.