In an afternoon game at the Wankhede Stadium, Chennai Super Kings will face Gujarat Titans on 15th May. Chennai Super Kings is already out of the race for playoffs in the ongoing season of the Indian Premier League. At the same time, Gujarat Titans are the table toppers and have almost sealed their top two spots in the points table.
Chennai Super Kings failed to get any momentum in the ongoing season of IPL. Jadeja left the CSK captaincy in the mid of the IPL 2022 season. The great form of Devon Conway has been the best thing for CSK in this IPL season. Mahesh Theekshana has been brilliant for CSK, whereas Shivam Dube has also chipped in with crucial knocks this season.
While for Gujarat Titans, everything has gone right them. They have won several close matches with the help of great finishes from Rahul Tewatia, David Miller, and Rashid Khan. Shami has also provided many great starts in the powerplay to GT. Gill has done brilliant work as an opener in IPL 2022. Hardik Pandya led from the front in his debut captaincy season.
CSK vs GT: Probable Playing XIs
Gujarat Titans would look to back the winning combination which they played in the previous match against LSG. However , they can look to play Gurbaz in place of Wade. Matthew Wade has failed to create his impact in IPL 2022.
Chennai Super Kings would also play the same team which they played in their previous match defeat against MI. CSK is known to back their players and they would continue to do so.
Playing XI for Chennai Super Kings:
Ruturaj Gaikwad, Devon Conway(✈️), Moeen Ali(✈️), Robin Uthappa , Ambati Rayudu, Shivam Dube, MS Dhoni(c&wk), DJ Bravo(✈️), Mukesh Choudhary, Maheesh Theekshana(✈️), Simarjeet Singh
Playing XI For Gujarat Titans:
Wriddhiman Saha(w), Shubman Gill, Mathew Wade, Hardik Pandya(c), David Miller(✈️), Rahul Tewatia, Rashid Khan(✈️), Alzarri Joseph(✈️), Sai Kishore, Mohammed Shami, Yash Dayal
The surface at Wankhede Stadium is good for batting. It has quick outfield and decent sized boundaries. There is also an initial swing for Bowlers in powerplay. However , once a batsman is set , he looks to maximize the score in death overs. 168 is the average batting total at Wankhede stadium. 58% of matches have been won by the team batting second.
CSK vs GT: Fantasy Tips and Dream11 Team
NZ batsman Devon Conway has scored 231 runs in this tournament at an amazing average of 54 and an impressive strike rate of 154. He would be a hot pick for this match.
Ruturaj Gaikwad had low scores in the first 7 matches of this IPL 2022. However, he has picked up form in the last 5 matches. He would be looking to continue his good form against Gujarat Titans.
Allrounder Hardik Pandya has the capability to turn matches with both bat and ball in T20 format. Hardik has scored 344 runs in IPL 2022 and picked four wickets in this tournament. He would be a great pick considering that he can contribute with both ball and bat.
Shubhman Gill has been in amazing form in IPL 2022. He has scored 384 runs in IPL 2022 at a good average of 35 and a strike rate of 137. Gill has scored four fifty-plus scores in the ongoing season.
Mukesh Choudhary, the left-handed pacer, has grabbed the most wickets in the powerplay in the ongoing season of IPL. He has given several early breakthroughs to CSK in the initial overs. He would benefit a lot in your fantasy teams.
Wicketkeeper: Wriddhiman Saha
Batters: Devon Conway, Ruturaj Gaikwad, Shubhman Gill, David Miller
All-Rounders: Hardik Pandya, Rashid Khan
Bowlers: Mohammed Shami,Yash Dayal, Mukesh Choudhary, Alzarri Joseph
Captain: Devon Conway
Vice Captain: Hardik Pandya