CSK vs KKR Match Prediction IPL 2018

Chennai Super Kings will be travelling Kolkata to play their second match against Kolkata Knight Riders of IPL 2018. This match will be played on KKR’s home ground Eden Gardens, on 3rd May at 8 P.M.

Last time, when these two teams faced each other was on 10th April and was considered as one of the fierce battle in this season of IPL 2018. In that match, CSK won the toss and decided to bowl first. As the first inning ended CSK had a target of 203 runs to chase, the second innings was quite interesting as CSK did not give up till the very last over. They chased the target of 203 runs and in that match Sam Billings was awarded as Man of the Match as he scored 58 runs in just 23 balls.

CSK’s season has been quite good for them as they have lost only one match till 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 Chennia Super Kings right now the highest run scorer till date it Ambati Rayudu with 201 runs. On the bowlers section, the highest wicket taker for CSK is Shardul Thakur with 8 wickets.

On the other side, Kolkata Knight Riders in this season of IPL is playing good but not to its original form. They had been struggling a bit in the some of its matches, where they had to taste defeat. As the IPL, continues they are getting back to their original form and are on the winning streak once again. Till date in IPL 2018, the top run scorer for KKR is Dinesh Karthik with 194 runs. The most wicket taker for Knight Riders is Sunil Narine with 8 wickets.

According to last match result, CSK added one more win to its tally against KKR. The head to head statistics of these two team in a close one, where both have faced each other for about 17 times in IPL. Out of which Kolkata Knight Riders have won 6 times and Chennai Super Kings have won 10 matches. In 2009, a match between these two teams was abandoned due to rain.

So this match will KKR be able tie the score in its home ground or CSK will maintain its winning streak and add one more win to its tally?

Head to Head

Matches Played

Chennai Super Kings Kolkata Knight Riders No Result
17 10 6

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