DC Vs CSK: Chennai win the toss in the crucial match – must win for top 2!

DC Vs CSK: Chennai win the toss in the crucial match – must win for top 2!

Delhi Capitals vs Chennai Super Kings: IPL‌ Delhi Capitals and Chennai Super Kings are facing each other in the 67th match of the 2023 season. In this match Chennai Super Kings (CSK) won the toss and elected to bat. Delhi Capitals (DC) will bowl first. This match is very important for Chennai Super Kings. If they win this match, they will qualify directly for the playoffs. If they win with a good run rate, there is a chance to reach the top 2.

In the points table, Chennai Super Kings are at the second position and Delhi Capitals are at the ninth position. This win is very important for Chennai to reach the play offs in the tournament. Net run rate is also important so it is even better if the team wins by a huge margin. Delhi is already out of the playoffs. So win or lose they have nothing to lose.

Chennai did not make any changes in their final team in this match. Delhi Capitals have made two changes. Chetan Sakaria replaced Ishant Sharma in the team. Also Lalit Yadav got a place in the final team.

Delhi Capitals Final Team
David Warner (Captain), Philip Salt (Wicket Keeper), Riley Rosov, Yash Dhul , Aman Hakeem Khan, Akshar Patel, Lalit Yadav, Kuldeep Yadav, Chetan Sakaria, Khalil Ahmed, Unrich Nortje

Delhi Capitals Impact Player Subs
Prithvi Shah, Mukesh Kumar , Praveen Dubey, Ripal Patel, Abhishek Porel

Chennai Super Kings Final Squad
Ruthuraj Gaikwad, Devon Conway, Ajinkya Rahane, Ambati Rayudu, Shivam Dubey, Moeen Ali, Ravindra Jadeja, Mahendra Singh Dhoni Dhoni (Captain, Wicket Keeper), Deepak Chahar, Tusshar Deshpande, Mahesh Teekshana

Chennai Super Kings Impact Player Subs
Matisha Pathirana , Mitchell Santner, Subhranshu Senapathy, Sheikh Rashid, Akash Singh

Chennai, who played 13 matches this season and won seven and lost five matches.. with 15 points   It is in the second place. Lucknow is also ranked third with the same figures. Although these two teams are in the 2nd and 3rd position in the playoffs race, it will be crucial to beat Chennai and Delhi if this is to continue till the end of the league stage. If Chennai beats Delhi and achieves a better run rate then there is a chance to face CSK and Gujarat Titans in the first qualifier match. Apart from that, CSK lost against Delhi.. If they beat Lucknow Supergiants and Kolkata in their last match, Chennai will fall to the third position. If RCB defeats Gujarat in their last league match, then they have 16 points and Chennai are in danger of falling to the fourth position. In this background  Winning the match against Delhi is the most important for Chennai. 

IPL-16 started with five defeats in a row and then got up with five wins   Delhi  Capitals who were eliminated from the playoffs earlier this season by scoring ten points, won or lose in today’s match.   After shocking Punjab in the last match, Warner Sena is ready to give Chennai a shock. During the toss in the match against Punjab, Warner also said that they are starting the preparation for the next season and are playing without pressure.  That is why in the last match‌ Delhi batters made a huge score of 213 runs together. This is the best score for Delhi this season. If the same Josh continues in the match against Chennai, the Tamil thambis will not be disappointed.

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