MS Dhoni's Chennai is at the second spot on 2019 IPL points table with 7 victories while Kane Williamson-led Hyderabad is at the fourth spot with 5 wins..
After losing to Bangalore by just 1 run, Chennai will face Sunrisers Hyderabad at MA Chidambaram Stadium on Tuesday, April 22. MS Dhoni's Chennai is at the second spot on 2019 IPL points table with 7 victories while Kane Williamson-led Hyderabad is at the fourth spot with 5 wins.
Chennai lost its last match to Kohli's Royal Challengers Bangalore by just 1 run. While chasing the total of 161 against Bangalore, most of the CSK's batsmen went back to the pavilion without scoring, except MS Dhoni. MS Dhoni played fiery innings of 84runs off 48 balls and brought Chennai at the brink of the victory. Chennai has lost two consecutive matches and the team will surely look to win against Hyderabad.
In contrast to Chennai, Hyderabad has won its two consecutive matches of the last victory coming against KKR. While chasing the total of 159 Hyderabad got a comfortable win by 9 wickets and 30 balls remaining against Kolkata. The two opening hitters David Warner and Jonny Bairstow who scored 67 and 80 respectively against Kolkata will be in focus against Chennai. Hyderabad will play to rise up on the points table.
Head to Head
Chennai won -08
Hyderabad won- 03
CSK: Faf du Plessis, Sam Billings, Suresh Raina, Kedar Jadhav, Ambati Rayudu, MS Dhoni (c & wk), Ravindra Jadeja, Dwayne Bravo, Deepak Chahar, Imran Tahir, Shardul Thakur
SRH: Jonny Bairstow (wk), David Warner, Kane Williamson (c), Vijay Shankar, Manish Pandey, Yusuf Pathan, Bhuvneshwar Kumar, Rashid Khan, Shahbaz Nadeem, Khaleel Ahmed, Sandeep Sharma
Chennai Super Kings: MS Dhoni (captain & WK), Suresh Raina, Ambati Rayudu, Shane Watson, Faf du Plessis, Murali Vijay, Kedar Jadhav, Sam Billings, Ravindra Jadeja, Dhruv Shorey, Chaitanya Bishnoi, Rituraj Gaikwad, Dwayne Bravo, Karn Sharma, Imran Tahir, Harbhajan Singh, Mitchell Santner, Shardul Thakur, Mohit Sharma, K M Asif, Deepak Chahar, N Jagadeesan (wk), Scott Kuggeleijn.
Sunrisers Hyderabad: Kane Williamson (capt), Basil Thampi, Bhuvneshwar Kumar, Deepak Hooda, Manish Pandey, T Natarajan, Ricky Bhui, Sandeep Sharma, Siddarth Kaul, Shreevats Goswami, Khaleel Ahmed, Yusuf Pathan, Billy Stanlake, David Warner, Rashid Khan, Mohammad Nabi, Shakib Al Hasan, Jonny Bairstow, Wriddhiman Saha, Martin Guptill, Vijay Shankar, Abhishek Sharma, Shahbaz Nadeem.
Source: NYOOOZ DESK - IPL 2019