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CSK vs GT IPL 2024 Match Preview, Head-to-head, Possible XIs and Dream11 Team Prediction

Read the full match preview, head-to-head stats, possible playing XIs, and Dream11 team prediction of the CSK vs GT match in IPL 2024 at the MA Chidambaram Cricket Stadium in Bangalore on 26th March, Tuesday.

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Chennai Super Kings and Gujarat Titans are all set to face each other in match 7 of the ongoing IPL 2024 season on Tuesday, March 26, at the MA Chidambaram Cricket Stadium in Chennai. CSK started the campaign with a superb win against Royal Challengers Bangalore in the opening fixture of the edition while Gujarat Titans dramatically beat Mumbai Indians at home. Both teams would like to continue their good start so it is going to be an exciting contest at Chennai. From possible playing XIs to Dream11 predictions, here is everything you need to know about the CSK vs GT match in IPL 2024.

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Match Details

  • Match: Chennai Super Kings vs Chennai Super Kings - IPL 2024

  • Date: 26/3/2024

  • Time: 7:30 pm

  • Venue: MA Chidambaram Stadium, Chennai

CSK vs GT IPL 2024 Venue

How to watch the CSK vs GT IPL 2024 Match?

The Chennai Super Kings vs Gujarat Titans IPL 2024 match will be televised on Star Sports Network. All the Indian Premier League matches will be streamed free on the Jio Cinema app and website.

Pitch & Weather Report

The Chennai pitch is a tricky one and it is CSK's fortress. During the opening game of the IPL 2024 season, CSK chased down 175 with ease. The batters will love to bat during the early part of the power-play overs when the ball is new and coming onto the bat. The pitch is considered a low-scoring ground. The average 1st innings total at the stadium in T20Is is 150 while the average 2nd innings total is 119. The pitch supports bowlers more than batters. Spinners always get an advantage and grab wickets.

The CSK vs GT encounter will not be affected by rain. The Dew might help the chasing team. The humidity will be 78% at night. The temperatures will be around 25 degrees during the night.

CSK vs GT: Head-to-Head Record

The two teams have met five teams in the past, with GT winning thrice compared to CSK's two wins. All three of GT's wins came while batting second. CSK have won only two games, but they came at more important times. The five-time champions beat GT in Qualifier 1 as well as the final of IPL 2023.

  • Matches Played: 5
  • CSK won: 2
  • GT won: 3
  • No Result: 0

Team News

Chennai Super Kings

CSK vs GT: Gaikwad and Rizvi in training

CSK started their campaign with a victory against Royal Challengers Bangalore at home. It was a complete performance from the side as they chased the target easily. They bowled well and then completed the chase comfortably. Mustafizur Rahman picked up four wickets on his CSK debut while another debutant Rachin Ravindra played an important and fiery knock of 37. None of the RCB bowlers could threaten CSK's batters and it was a cakewalk for them. The only weak link to CSK's bowling attack is Tushar Deshpande who hasn't been improved since last season.

Ruturaj Gaikwad will have to improve after that poor knock while Daryl Mitchell will be looking not to throw away his wickets this time. In the bowling unit, Deepak Chahar and Tushar Deshpande will have to improve otherwise it would be difficult for CSK to stop Gujarat from scoring. Ravindra Jadeja bowled well in the match against RCB and he also scored some valuable runs during the chase. Sameer Rizvi didn't get the opportunity to come into bat and he will be curious to face his first delivery in the IPL MS Dhoni also didn't get the chance to come into bat but he will be ready whenever the team needs him.

Gujarat Titans

Gujarat Titans started their campaign with a dramatic victory over Mumbai Indians in the IPL 2024. Shubman Gill started brilliantly and scored 31 runs in the first match but couldn't extend his inning. Sai Sudharsan played an important innings but didn't get the help he needed. The Gujarat middle-order will have to come up with lots of improvements against CSK while Gill will be hoping Wriddhiman Saha to stay on the pitch for a couple of overs more.

Spencer Johnson picked up two wickets in the first match and will try to get some more in the match against CSK. Rashid Khan didn't get any wickets but was brilliant with the ball and didn't concede more than 25 runs in his 4-over spell. He always has been consistent for the national side and the franchises and it remained the same this time also. Omarzai and Umesh Yadav also picked up two wickets each and will lead the bowling unit against CSK. Mohit Sharma started the campaign with the same form he ended the last one and will be excited to face his ex-franchise once again.

Possible XIs:

Chennai Super Kings

RD Gaikwad (C), Rachin Ravindra, Ajinkya Rahane, DJ Mitchell, RA Jadeja, Sameer Rizvi, MS Dhoni (wk), DL Chahar, M Theekshana, Mustafizur Rahman, TU Deshpande

CSK Impact Players: Shardul Thakur, Shivam Dube, Shaik Rasheed, Moeen Ali, Simarjeet Singh

Gujarat Titans

Shubman Gill (C), Wriddhiman Saha (wk), Sai Sudharsan, Vijay Shankar, DA Miller, Azmatullah Omarzai, R Tewatia, Rashid Khan, UT Yadav, Ravisrinivasan Sai Kishore, SH Johnson

GT Impact Players: BR Sharath, Mohit Sharma, Noor Ahmad, Manav Suthar, Shahrukh Khan

CSK vs GT: Dream XI Team Prediction

CSK vs GT: Fantasy XI Prediction

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