With the withdrawal of Chennai Super Kings from the playoff race, it has already almost dragged Kolkata. If they beat Punjab in today’s match, it will be as if Chennai has helped the second team to be eliminated. Chennai have reached the playoffs every season they have played so far. Exiting without being in the top-4 only this season. With this, the team is trying to win the last match and maintain its dignity.
Ruturaj Gaikwad, who has hit half-centuries in the last two matches, played a key role in Chennai’s success. Dhoni is coming together to give Jaddu a finishing touch at the end. Earlier in the day, Dhoni’s side won the match by ten wickets against Punjab. Only in this match did Chennai perform below the level. Dhoni’s team hopes to end IPL 2020 with a win by beating Punjab once again.
Punjab, on the other hand, won the first seven matches by a single margin. After winning five matches in a row .. lost the match against Rajasthan on Friday. A solid win in the match against Chennai .. Punjab will qualify for the playoffs. It remains to be seen how the Chennai spinners will retain Punjab hitters Chris Gayle and Nicholas Pooran in this match which is being played in Abu Dhabi. In this match, Shardul Thakur has a chance to replace Karan Sharma in the final squad.