CSK vs KKR Dream11 Prediction: The Final match of the 14th edition of the Indian Premier League (IPL 2021) will be played between Chennai Super Kings and Kolkata Knight Riders at Dubai International Cricket Stadium, Dubai on Friday, October 15, 2021.
CSK vs KKR Match Preview
The final match of the Indian Premier League 2021 will be played between Chennai Super Kings and Kolkata Knight Riders at Dubai International Cricket Stadium, Dubai on Friday, October 14.
Chennai Super Kings made a stunning comeback by thrashing Delhi Capitals in the first Qualifier by 4 wickets. This will be CSK’s ninth final and the MS Dhoni-led outfit will be aiming to win their fourth final. Kolkata Knight Riders, on the other handheld their nerves against Delhi Capitals in the second Qualifier and won the match by 3 wickets in the final over of the match, and booked their final berth.
Here are the match details, pitch report, probable playing 11, squads and Dream11 fantasy team predictions for the Final of the 14th edition of the Indian Premier League (IPL 2021) between Chennai Super Kings and Kolkata Knight Riders on Friday, October 15, 2021.
CSK vs KKR Match Details
- Match: Chennai Super Kings vs Kolkata Knight Riders, The Final
- Date: Friday, October 15, 2021
- Time: 7:30 PM (IST)
- Venue: Dubai International Cricket Stadium, Dubai
CSK vs KKR Weather & Pitch Report
The pitch in Dubai has been the best among all the three venues in the IPL 2021 so far. The bowlers have had to work hard and runs have flowed in the powerplay. Chasing should be the way forward keeping in mind the batting-friendly nature of the track.
The temperature will be hovering around 32 Degree Celsius during the evening at the Sheikh Zayed Stadium. The sky will be clear with a zero percentage of rain during the match time. The humidity will be around 62 per cent.
Average First Innings Score
The average first innings score at Dubai International Cricket Stadium, Dubai considering the last 5 matches played here is 144 runs.
Record of Chasing Team
Based on the last 5 matches played at Dubai International Cricket Stadium, Dubai —
- Matches Won: 5
- Matches Lost: 0
- No Result: 0
CSK vs KKR Head-to-Head
Chennai Super Kings & Kolkata Knight Riders Form
CSK vs KKR Dream11 Probable Playing XI
Chennai Super Kings
MS Dhoni (C & WK), Ravindra Jadeja, Faf du Plessis, Ruturaj Gaikwad, Ambati Rayudu, Shardul Thakur, Robin Uthappa, Moeen Ali, Josh Hazlewood, Deepak Chahar, Dwayne Bravo.
Kolkata Knight Riders
Eoin Morgan (C), Dinesh Karthik (WK), Shubman Gill, Lockie Ferguson, Varun Chakravarthy, Shakib Al Hasan, Sunil Narine, Nitish Rana, Venkatesh Iyer, Rahul Tripathi, Shivam Mavi.
Top 5 Picks For CSK vs KKR
1. Ruturaj Gaikwad
The CSK opener is the leading run-scorer in this edition of the IPL. He has been excellent throughout the tournament, having scored 603 runs in 15 matches at an average of 46.38.
2. Faf du Plessis
The CSK opener had a splendid season so far in the tournament. He has mustered 351 runs in this season so far. He will be looking to continue his excellent run in the tournament.
3. Varun Chakravarthy
The KKR spinner has scalped 16 wickets in 16 matches at an economy of 6.4. He will be one of the best picks among bowlers for your fantasy team.
4. Sunil Narine
He can be a great pick among all-rounders, considering his bowling and batting abilities. In 13 matches so far, he has hammered 60 runs and picked 14 wickets.
5. Venkatesh Iyer
He is the kind of player who can’t be kept away from your fantasy team if Kolkata Knight Riders is playing the match. In 9 matches so far, he has scored 320 runs at an average of 40 and scalped 3 wickets as well.
Fantasy Points of Top 5 Picks For CSK vs KKR
|Ruturaj Gaikwad||900 Points|
|Faf du Plessis||868 Points|
|Varun Chakravarthy||648 Points|
|Sunil Narine||597 Points|
|Venkatesh Iyer||577 Points|
Player Stats/Records of Top 5 Picks For CSK vs KKR
|Player||Stats (This Tournament)|
|Ruturaj Gaikwad||603 Runs|
|Faf du Plessis||547 Runs|
|Varun Chakravarthy||18 Wickets|
|Sunil Narine||14 Wickets & 60 Runs|
|Venkatesh Iyer||320 Runs|
Captaincy Picks For CSK vs KKR
- Ruturaj Gaikwad
- Venkatesh Iyer
- Moeen Ali
CSK vs KKR Dream11 Fantasy Team Prediction
Fantasy Team 1
- Wicket-Keeper: MS Dhoni
- Batsmen: Faf du Plessis, Rahul Tripathi, Shubman Gill, Ruturaj Gaikwad
- All-Rounders: Ravindra Jadeja, Sunil Narine, Venkatesh Iyer
- Bowlers: Shardul Thakur, Shivam Mavi, Varun Chakravarthy
- Captain: Ruturaj Gaikwad
- Vice-Captain: Venkatesh Iyer
Fantasy Team 2
- Wicket-Keeper: Dinesh Karthik
- Batsmen: Ambati Rayudu, Nitish Rana, Rahul Tripathi, Shubman Gill, Ruturaj Gaikwad
- All-Rounders: Moeen Ali, Venkatesh Iyer
- Bowlers: Josh Hazlewood, Shardul Thakur, Varun Chakravarthy
- Captain: Moeen Ali
- Vice-Captain: Rahul Tripathi
CSK vs KKR Streaming & Broadcasting Details:
- Streaming: Disney+ Hotstar
- Broadcasting: Star Sports Network
CSK vs KKR Probable Winner
Chennai Super Kings is expected to win this match.
Disclaimer: This team is based on the understanding, analysis, and instinct of the author. While selecting your team for the fantasy game please consider the points mentioned and make your own decision at the time of making your team.