CSK vs RR Stats Preview: The 47th match of IPL 2021 sees Chennai Super Kings (CSK) take on Rajasthan Royals (RR) on Saturday. The two teams currently find themselves at the opposite ends of the points table. RR has had a forgettable season this year. In 11 matches, they have only managed to secure four wins. They have three must-win games coming up. Their next game is against CSK, who are sitting at the top of the points table.
CSK are coming into the contest on the back of four consecutive wins. MS Dhoni and Co. became the first team to reach the qualifiers on Saturday after beating SRH by 6 wickets. They have three games left and would be looking to maintain the winning momentum.
Ahead of an important encounter, here’s a look at all the stats that matter:
1. Chennai Super Kings and Rajasthan Royals have taken on each other on 24 occasions. CSK have managed to beat RR in 15 matches, while RR had the wood over RCB on 9 occasions.
2. Both teams played against each other once in IPL 2021. CSK won that game by 45 runs.
3. Rajasthan Royals and Chennai Super Kings took on each other on two occasions last year. RR beat CSK in both games.
4. Deepak Chahar has claimed the wicket of Sanju Samson thrice in IPL.
5. MS Dhoni has a terrific record against Unadkat. He has managed to score 83 runs off 36 balls against Unadkat.
6. Suresh Raina has scored the most runs for CSK against RR. He has 480 runs to his name against RR.
7. Dwayne Bravo has picked the most wickets for CSK against RR with 15 wickets to his name.
Match No.: 47
Teams: Chennai Super Kings & Rajasthan Royals
Match Date & Day: October 2, Saturday
Venue: Sheikh Zayed Stadium, Abu Dhabi
Timing: 7:30 PM
Where to watch (TV): Star Sports 1 and Star Sports 1 Hindi (Also available in HD, along with regional languages)
Where to watch (Online): Disney+ Hotstar
CSK vs RR IPL 2021 Full Squads
Chennai Super Kings: Faf du Plessis, Ruturaj Gaikwad, Ambati Rayudu, Suresh Raina, Robin Uthappa, N Jagadeesan, MS Dhoni (c), Cheteshwar Pujara, Hari Nishanth, Dwayne Bravo, Bhagath Varma, Krishnappa Gowtham, Mitchell Santner, Moeen Ali, Ravindra Jadeja, Sam Curran, Deepak Chahar, Harishankar Reddy, Imran Tahir, Karn Sharma, KM Asif, Lungi Ngidi, Ravisrinivasan Sai Kishore, Shardul Thakur, Jason Behrendorff
Rajasthan Royals: Yashasvi Jaiswal, Sanju Samson (c), Jos Buttler, Manan Vohra, David Miller, Anuj Rawat, Chris Morris, Mahipal Lomror, Rahul Tewatia, Riyan Parag, Shivam Dube, Akash Singh, Chetan Sakariya, Jaydev Unadkat, Kartik Tyagi, KC Cariappa, Kuldip Yadav, Mayank Markande, Mustafizur Rahman, Shreyas Gopal, Gerald Coetzee
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