Friday, April 27, 2012
Chennai Super Kings Vs Kings XI Punjab in IPL 5 at Chennai
The Indian Premier League (IPL) : Today the match begins with Chennai Super Kings clashing with Kings XI Punjab at MA Chidambaram Stadium, Chepauk, Chennai. Kings XI Punjab lost their Last game' Chennai Super Kings won their Last 2 games & last match washout by Rain.
Kings XI Punjab : Punjab batting performance has improved even though Adam Gilchrist missed the last three games because of torn hamstrings. They managed 168, 164 and 163 in those games. his middle order has been solid in the present of marsh and hussy both are inform batsmen.
Piyush Chawla & Awanna as the leading wicket-taker for Kings XI. Praveen Kumar struggling for success. He's taken only two wickets in eight games, despite a green Mohali pitch. Miller & Mahmood are also in inform batsmen. They are performing well in the low order. Punjab desperately need points in Chennai, to keep up with the competition.
Kings XI Punjab squad : AC Gilchrist(C), P Awana, KJ Abbott, L Ablish, Amit Yadav, Azhar Mahmood, BA Bhatt, Bipul Sharma, PP Chawla, SD Chitnis, BCJ Cutting, P Dogra, JP Faulkner, Gurkeerat Singh, Harmeet Singh, RJ Harris, DJ Hussey, P Kumar, VS Malik, Mandeep Singh, SE Marsh, AD Mascarenhas, DA Miller, AM Nayar, RR Powar, NJ Rimmington, N Saini, SJ Srivastava, Sunny Singh, PC Valthaty
Chennai Super Kings : Super Kings have four wins, Du plesis is the leading run scorer in chennai. S Badrinath's move to the opening slot has stabilised the top order. On the other hand Morkel, Bravo, Dhoni are all inform batsmen. their bowlin attack will be more consistance in the present of Kulasekra.
This season has been an extended struggle for Suresh Raina who has scored only 138 runs in seven innings for Super Kings. Raina has the talent to come good at any moment. He has batted at No. 3, where he has enough time to play himself into form, and he could be one innings away from getting there. R Ashwin is also not in the good form. Interesting to see how they react against Punjab.
Chennai Super Kings squad : MS Dhoni(C), S Anirudha, R Ashwin, S Badrinath, GJ Bailey, DE Bollinger, DJ Bravo, F du Plessis, BW Hilfenhaus, MEK Hussey, RA Jadeja, SB Jakati, Joginder Sharma, S Randiv, KMDN Kulasekara, VY Mahesh, JA Morkel, A Mukund, SK Raina, WP Saha†, SB Styris, S Tyagi, K Vasudevadas, G Vignesh, M Vijay
The Match will be start at 4.00P.M. Local