The Chennai Super Kings (CSK) are now preparing to face the five IPL winners, including the last two IPL champions, Mumbai Indians (MI) at Arun Jaitley Stadium (Delhi), which will be the 27th game of the ‘IPL 2021.
This will be the seventh game for CSK in this 2021 IPL. Although CSK started this season with a loss to the Delhi Capitals (DC), they went on to achieve five successive wins where they beat the Punjab Kings (PBKS) , Rajasthan Royals (RR), Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR), Royal Challengers Bangalore (RCB) and SunRisers Hyderabad (SRH) respectively.
IPL 2021, Match 27: MI vs CSK – CSK Game Prediction XI
While the management of the CSK team has put strong confidence in the youngster Ruturaj Gaikwad despite struggling in the first three matches of this 2021 IPL, the first player now gives that appropriate value by performing consistently in the last three games, where he scored 64, 33 and 75 points respectively.
Faf du Plessis
South African cricketer Faf du Plessis is one of the most successful batsmen of the first half of this IPL 2021 having scored 270 points in six games of this tournament. In the last three games he has hit three straight half centuries (95 *, 50 and 56), as he scored 36 * and 33 points respectively in the previous two games after starting this season with a duck.
England cricketer Moeen Ali has performed strongly as a versatile player in this 2021 IPL. In addition to scoring 148 points in five matches, Moeen has also won 4 wickets in this IPL tournament. His scores in this tournament are 36, 46, 26, 25 and 15 points respectively while he also had bowling numbers of 3-0-7-3 against the Royals of Rajasthan.
Left-handed batsman Suresh Raina started this 2021 IPL with a 54-stroke stroke. Then, his scores in this tournament are respectively 8, 18, 24 and 17 *. Although he has recently had a few limited opportunities with the bat, the third-top scorer in IPL racing is a very crucial member for CSK.
Ambati Rayudu is currently struggling in this IPL 2021 as he has scored 64 points in four rounds of this IPL 2021 where he has also had limited opportunities, especially in the last few matches. Rayudu was CSK’s second-highest scorer in IPL 2020, so there is no doubt about his importance in this team.
MS Dhoni (C and sem.)
Captain CSK MS Dhoni has scored just 37 points in four rounds of this 2021 IPL, where his highest score is just 18 points. While Dhoni has decided not to make it to the top of the list, which experts say may be a beneficial move for CSK, he is still very unlikely to perform strongly in this tournament.
Ravindra Jadeja is one of the best all-rounders of this IPL 2021 who single-handedly wrote the story of CSK’s massive victory against the shaped team of RCB. The versatile CSK player has scored 109 points in five innings of this tournament, while the left-arm spinner has also picked up five wickets. In addition, he took 8 catches while making crucial run-outs.
Right arm stimulator Deepak Chahar has already won two four-wicket races (4/13 and 4/29) as he provided incredible starts for CSK in those two matches. But in the other four matches of this IPL 2021, Deepak failed to pick up any wickets, which makes his image a bit disturbed.
South African coach Lungi Ngidi has collected 5 wickets in two games of this 2021 IPL. Ngidi started this IPL season strong by picking up three wickets in his first game of this season, then obtained two in the last one. match. .
Imran Tahir |
South African veteran Imran Tahir only played one game in this 2021 IPL and it was the big game against RCB where he had bowling numbers of 4-0-16-2. While Feroz Shah Kotla, Delhi still has better records for skaters, Tahir can be considered for the upcoming match. It is also the match against one of the best IPL teams of all time, the Mumbai Indians, where Tahir’s immense experience can come in handy.
While Shardul Thakur is currently struggling, CSK can think about his little rest in the next game. 27-year-old middle coach KM Asif can replace him in the next game. Although Asif has yet to play a game in this 2021 IPL, he has only played two IPL matches, both in 2018 for CSK, where he obtained a total of three wickets.