Updates on Today IPL Match Toss

Updates on Today IPL Match Toss

IPL 2021 has reached its final stage with Kolkata Knight Riders and Chennai Super Kings at the last leg. In the previous match, the captain of KKR, Eoin Morgan, did not hesitate to take up bowling after winning the toss. The spinners and pacers determined the length right way to control the Delhi Capitals pace at 135/5. 

Just when the fans seemed to doubt the potential of KKR in terms of the back end, Rahul Tripathi hit a long hop over the boundary to close a three-wicket win with one ball to spare. 

The two-time trophy raiser Kolkata Knight Riders were boosted with confidence after their victory against Royal Challengers Bangalore. 

Chennai Super Kings are all set to take up Kolkata Knight Riders in the final match on Friday at the Dubai International Cricket Stadium. After the 2014 edition, Eoin Morgan-led Knight Riders has managed to reach the final of IPL. 

MS Dhoni-led CSK qualified for the final after they beat Delhi Capitals on Sunday by four wickets.  

CSK vs KKR: Who Will Win The Toss?

Dubai’s pitch has been great for batters. However, recently the track has seemed to slow down. Out of 11 matches played in the UAE leg, nine had been won by the chasing teams. Whichever team wins today IPL match toss should chase. Chennai Super Kings will likely win the toss and choose the bowl. 

Kolkata Knight Riders Squad 

  • Eoin Morgan 
  • Nitish Rana 
  • Rahul Tripathi
  • Shubham Gill 
  • Venkatesh Iyer 
  • Varun Chakravarthy 
  • Lockie Ferguson
  • Shivam Mavi 
  • Dinesh Karthik 
  • Shakib Al Hasan 

Benched 

  • Prasidh Krishna 
  • Andre Russell 
  • Vaibhav Arora 
  • Sandeep Warrier 
  • Kuldeep Yadav
  • Harbhajan Singh 
  • Tim Seifert 
  • Sheldon Jackson 
  • Tim Southee 
  • Kamlesh Nagarkoti 
  • Pawan Negi 
  • Ben Cutting 
  • Gurkeerat Sing Mann 
  • Karun Nair 

Chennai Super Kings Squad 

  • MS Dhoni 
  • Robin Uthappa
  • Ambati Rayudu 
  • Moeen Ali 
  • Faf du Plessis 
  • Ruturaj Gaikwad
  • Dwayne Bravo
  • Shardul Thakur 
  • Josh Hazlewood 
  • Deepak Chahar 
  • Ravindra Jadeja 

Benched 

  • Bhagath Verma 
  • Jason Behrendorff 
  • KM Asif 
  • Cheteshwar Pujara 
  • Lungi Ngidi 
  • Narayan Jagadeesan 
  • Krishnappa Gowtham 
  • Imran Tahir 
  • Sam Curran 
  • Karn Sharma 
  • R Sai Kishore 
  • Harishankar Gowtham 

Best Batter Of Kolkata Knight Riders 

Venkatesh Iyer has shown excellent prospects for the KKR in the IPL 2021 edition. The left-hand batsman throughout the session looked in excellent form. He has scored 320 runs with a strike rate of 125 and an average of 40. He has scored three half-centuries and is high on confidence. Moreover, in the second qualifier, the player scored an excellent fifty and guided KKR to the finishing line. 

Best Batter of Chennai Super Kings 

Ruturaj Gaikwad has shown immense potential throughout the season. He made his IPL debut in 2020 and has been an important asset since. In the 15 matches that he played, the right-hand batsman scored 603 runs with a strike rate of 137.35 and an average of 46.38. Gaikwad has also scored four half-centuries and one century, his highest score being 101. In the qualifying match against DC, the player scored a significant 70 runs 

Best Bowler of Kolkata Knight Riders 

He has been a significant asset for the team, especially in the UAE leg of the season. The off-spinner is the top wicket-taker for KKR. He has bagged 18 wickets with an economy rate of 6.40. Chakravarthy has been tough to beat on the low and slow wickets in the UAE. In the last match, he picked two wickets and looked in great shape. 

Best Bowler of Chennai Super Kings 

Debuted in 2015, Shardul Thakur is presently the best bowler Chennai Super Kings have. He has taken the most wickets for the team in the overall 15 matches that he played. The bowler took 18 wickets with an economy of 8.75 and an average of 27.16. 

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CSK vs KKR: Who Will Win The Match?

According to our prediction, Kolkata Knight Rider will win the match. The team was at the bottom of the points table in the first half of the IPL 2021. After making a couple of tweaks in the squad, KKR came in full form in the UAE leg. From the second last position, the team has an excellent come-up and is geared up to win the trophy again. If you are looking for reliable online cricket betting tips, we suggest putting your money on KKR.