IPL 2018 RR v CSK Prediction

This season all the games of CSK have been moved to Maharashtra Cricket Association Stadium which is in Pune due to Cauvery water dispute. So from now on this season, all the matches of CSK which was to be played in Chennai will be played in Pune from now on. This match between Rajasthan Royals and Chennai Super Kings will be played on 11th May, in Sawai Mansingh Stadium, Jaipur at 8 P.M.

The last time this two teams faced each other was on 20th April 2018. In that match, RR won the toss and decided to bowl first. As the innings started, CSK scored a total of 204 runs with a loss of 5 wickets. In that innings, Shane Watson scored 106 runs in just 57 balls and helped Super Kings to reach a target of 204 runs. In the second innings, CSK bowled RR in just 140 runs and won that match by 64 runs. At the end of the match, Shane Watson was awarded as Man of the Match as he scored 106 runs and took a wicket too.

The performance, top scorers, and most wicket-taker for both the teams are as follows.

Chennai Super Kings (CSK)

CSK’s season has been quite good for them as they have lost only two matches to date. They have a strong line-up in both batting and bowling and are looking in good form to face any target thrown at them. For Chennai Super Kings, right now the highest run scorer till date it Ambati Rayudu with 423 runs. On the bowlers’ section, the highest wicket-taker for CSK is Shardul Thakur with 8 wickets.

Rajasthan Royals (RR)

Rajasthan Royals in this season has been a bit off form, where they are struggling to keep their winning streak. At the moment, RR’s win rate is very low, as they have managed to win only 3 matches out of 9 they have played. Rajasthan Royals top scorer till date in IPL 2018 is Sanju Samson with 310 runs in 9 innings. On the bowlers’ end, the most wicket taker till date is Jofra Archer with 8 wickets.

Head to Head

The record of RR against CSK is not that good as they have only won 6 matches out of the 18 that they have faced against each other. So in this game will CSK be able to carry on its winning streak against RR or will RR be able to turn the tables?

Matches Played Chennai Super Kings Rajasthan Royals No Result
18 12 6 0

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