IPL 2020, Match 53: Chennai Super Kings (CSK) vs Kings XI Punjab (KXIP) - Stats Preview
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IPL 2020, Match 53: Chennai Super Kings (CSK) vs Kings XI Punjab (KXIP) – Stats Preview

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On Sunday (1st November) afternoon, Chennai Super Kings (CSK) and Kings XI Punjab (KXIP) will contest at Sheikh Zayed Cricket Stadium (Abu Dhabi) in the 53rd match of the IPL 2020.

It will be the 14th match for both these teams in this IPL season. Chennai Super Kings are currently in the last position (8th position) in the IPL 2020 points table with 10 points (5 wins and 8 loses). It will be their last match in this season.

On the other hand, Kings XI Punjab are presently standing in the fifth position in the same points table with 12 points (6 wins and 7 loses). While it will be their last league stage match in this season, a victory in this game can help them to advance to playoffs of this tournament.

It will be the second meeting of this season between Chennai Super Kings and Kings XI Punjab. They met for the first time this season during the 18th match of the IPL 2020 (at Dubai, DSC on 4th October 2020), where CSK beat KXIP by 10 wickets.

Also Read: IPL 2020, Match 53: Chennai Super Kings (CSK) vs Kings XI Punjab (KXIP) – Head To Head Records

IPL 2020, Match 53: Chennai Super Kings vs Kings XI Punjab (CSK vs KXIP) – Stats Preview

Teams’ forms in IPL 2020

Recent results (in last 5 matches)

CSK (oldest to latest) – Lost, Lost, Lost, Won and Won

KXIP (oldest to latest) – Won (Super Over), Won, Won, Won and Lost

Men-in-form

Stats CSK KXIP
Top run-scorers Faf du Plessis (401 runs) KL Rahul (641 runs)
Ambati Rayudu (329 runs) Mayank Agarwal (398 runs)
Shane Watson (299 runs) Nicholas Pooran (351 runs)
Top wicket-takers Sam Curran (13 wickets) Mohammed Shami (20 wickets)
Deepak Chahar (12 wickets) Ravi Bishnoi (12 wickets)
Shardul Thakur (9 wickets) Murugan Ashwin (10 wickets)

 

Records of CSK and KXIP in UAE

Team Matches Won Lost Tied (W/L) No Result
CSK 18 9 9 0 (0/0) 0
KXIP 18 10 6 2 (1/1) 0

 

Records of CSK and KXIP at Sheikh Zayed Cricket Stadium (Abu Dhabi)

Team Matches Won Lost Tied (W/L) No Result
CSK 5 2 3 0 (0/0) 0
KXIP 5 2 3 0 (0/0) 0

 

Crucial personal stats

Chennai Super Kings (CSK)

MS Dhoni

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MS Dhoni (Image Credit: IPL)

i) MS Dhoni (147 dismissals) is three dismissals away to complete his 150 T20 dismissals as a wicket-keeper for Chennai Super Kings.

Shane Watson

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Shane Watson (Image Credit: IPL)

i) Australian cricketer Shane Watson has hit 68 sixes for Chennai Super Kings. With one more six, he will surpass Murali Vijay (68 sixes) and become the third most IPL six-hitter for this team. The top two most IPL six-hitters for CSK are MS Dhoni (186 sixes) and Suresh Raina (171 sixes).

Ruturaj Gaikwad

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Ruturaj Gaikwad (Image Credit: IPL)

i) The 23-year-old Ruturaj Gaikwad (985 runs) is 15 runs away to complete his 1000 T20 runs.

Kings XI Punjab (KXIP)

Chris Gayle

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Chris Gayle (Image Credit: IPL)

i) The Caribbean left-handed batsman Chris Gayle (349 sixes) is only one six away to become the first cricketer to hit 350 IPL sixes.

ii) Chris Gayle (84 sixes) is four sixes away to surpass David Miller (87 sixes) and become the most IPL six-hitter for Kings XI Punjab.

KL Rahul

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KL Rahul (Image Credit: IPL)

i) KL Rahul has scored 641 runs in the ongoing IPL season. Adding 19 more runs, Rahul will break his own record of 659 runs in IPL 2018 and create a new record of most runs as a KXIP batsman in an IPL season.

ii) KL Rahul has scored 1893 runs for Kings XI Punjab. He is 82 runs away to surpass David Miller (1974 runs) and become the second most T20 run-scorer for this team. Only Shaun Marsh is ahead of them with 2477 T20 runs for this team.

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