Chennai Super Kings captain Mahendra Singh Dhoni won the toss on Thursday against Kolkata Knight Riders in the 49th match of IPL -2020. At the Dubai International Stadium, Dhoni decided to bowl first. The Chennai team has made three changes for this match.
CSK vs KKR: Chennai and Kolkata clash, see the scorecard of the match here
There was also a change in the team led by Eoin Morgan. Rinku Singh has been included in Playing-XI instead of the famous Krishna.
Kolkata Knight Riders – Shubman Gill, Nitish Rana, Rahul Tripathi, Dinesh Karthik (wk), Eoin Morgan (c), Sunil Narine, Rinku Singh, Pat Cummins, Lockie Ferguson, Kamlesh Nagerkoti and Varun Chakraborty
Chennai Super Kings: Rituraj Gaikwad, Shane Watson, Ambati Rayudu, MS Dhoni (wk / c), N Jagadeeshan, Sam Karan, Ravindra Jadeja, Mitchell Santner, Karn Sharma, Deepak Chahar and Lungi Gidi
Face to face
A total of 22 matches have been played in the IPL between Chennai and Kolkata so far. Dhoni’s captaincy team has a better record, having won 13 matches while KKR won 8. Could not get any result in one match.