- 13th edition of Indian Premier League.
- Battle of Chennai Super Kings vs Kings XI Punjab.
- KL Rahul won the toss and elected to bat
The Kings XI Punjab are looking to win the Super Kings, led by MS Dhoni, in a rematch with the loss of the toss and another chasing run.
3 changes in Kings XI
Chennai Super Kings were unchanged for the match with 11 players playing in the last match. Kings XI, on the other hand, have brought Mandeep Singh, Hapreet Singh Brar and Chris Jardine to their playing eleven.
CSK vs KXIP Live Scorecard
The playing XI of the teams is as follows
Chennai Super Kings: Shane Watson, Ambati Rayudu, Faf Du Plessis, MS Dhoni (wicketkeeper / captain), Kedar Jadhav, Ravindra Jadeja, Dwayne Bravo, Sam Curran, Shardul Thakur, Piyush Chawla, Deepak Chahar.
Kings XI Punjab: KL Rahul (wicketkeeper / captain), Mayank Agarwal, Mandeep Singh, Nicholas Puran, Glenn Maxwell, Sarfaraz Khan, Chris Jordan, Harpreet Brar, Ravi Bishnoi, Mohammad Shami, Sheldon Cottrell.
Profile of Teams
Chennai Super Kings: Faf Du Plessis, Shane Watson, Ambati Rayudu, Kedar Jadhav, MS Dhoni (skipper) Jash Hazlewood, Imran Tahir, Lungi Ngidi, Monu Kumar, Mitchell Santner, Ravishrinivasan Sai Kishore, N Jagadeeshan, Rathuraj Gayakwad, KM Asif.
Kings XI Punjab: K.L. Rahul (wicketkeeper), Mayank Agarwal, Karun Nair, Nicholas Pooran, Glenn Maxwell, James Neesham, Sarfaraz Khan, K.K. Gautam, Ravi Bishnoi, Mohammed Shami, Sheldon Cottrell, Deepak Hooda, Hardass Wiljoyen, J Suchit, Ishaan Porel, Mujeeb Ur Rehman, Tajinder Singh, Darshan Nalkande, Arshaddeep Singh, Simran Singh, Simran Singh, , Chris Gayle.