Chennai Super Kings vs Kolkata Knight Riders
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Chennai super kings vs kolkata knight riders is a match that is much awaited by fans. The CSK vs KKR final happened in 2021, which was one of the most watched matches of IPL. Needless to say, the CSK vs KKR match would always be an edge of the seat thriller every IPL season.
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Introduction of Chennai Super Kings
India Cements purchased the CSK franchise in 2008 when the Indian Premier League came into existence. The ownership later shifted to Chennai Super Kings Cricket Ltd. in 2015. The team got immense love from their fans as it was studded with the world's finest cricketers, including MS Dhoni, Muralitharan, Stephen Fleming, Michael Hussey, etc.
After rigorous practice of two years, the team finally won their first IPL in 2010 and qualified for the Champion League. In these 13 years, the team brought the IPL trophy home four times in 2010, 2011, 2018. Their last win was in 2021 under the leadership of Mahendra Singh Dhoni. For the entire session, Kepler Wessels was the coach of CSK.
Here is the list of players in CSK:
||Faf Du Plessis
||Ravisrinivasan Sai Kishore
||C Hari Nishanth
Introduction of Kolkata Knight Riders
Kolkata Knight Riders is one of the finest teams of IPL, representing the city of Kolkata in the Indian Premier League. As its fans call, KKR is owned by Shah Rukh Khan, along with actress Juhi Chawla and her spouse Jay Mehta. Since the team is associated with the most popular Bollywood stars and business tycoons, the team has gained immense popularity and debuted in IPL in 2011.
The team regularly practices at the iconic Eden Gardens stadium. The high-flying KKR boast several national and international players who excel in different areas of cricket. Presently, the team is led by Eoin Morgan, who plays for the England cricket team.
Here is the list of players in KKR-
Chennai Super Kings vs Kolkata Knight Riders in IPL 2022
When talking about Chennai Super Kings vs Kolkata Knight Riders, both of these are extremely strong teams that will stand against each other in IPL 2022. Both the teams feature some of the best national and international players. The clash between these two teams has always been memorable for the fans rooting for them.
If compared, CSK indeed has a slight upper hand as they are a 4-times IPL winner, whereas KKR have won the IPL twice in 2012 and 2014. This cricket rivalry is one of the most iconic rivalries of all time, so it will be fun to witness them playing against each other in IPL 2022.
On the one hand, where CSK is evolving as the best team in the nation, KKR have practiced hard to beat CSK in the upcoming 2022 IPL. But, on the other hand, of 26 encounters, CSK have won 18 while KKR have won 9, and one match was without any result.
Both the teams are star-studded with some of the best cricketers of the century. On the one hand, when CSK won the IPL title four times, KKR won it twice. Note KKR ended up as a finalist in 2014 and 2021.
Here is the csk vs kkr head to head performance
Retained Players in Each Team
Top retained batters and their performance in CSK vs KKR head to head matches till 2021
Suresh Raina - 747 runs
MS Dhoni - 500 runs
Robin Uthappa - 318
Top retained bowlers and their performance in CSK vs KKR matches till 2021
Top Performers in Batting and Bowling
Chennai Super Kings and Kolkata Knight Riders have excellent players. Among batters, Suresh Raina with 747 runs is at the top, followed by MS Dhoni with 500 runs and Robin Uthappa with 318. Sunil Narine has marked the number one position in the bowling department with 19 wickets, followed by Ravindra Jadeja with 16 wickets and DJ Bravo with 11 wickets.
IPL Chennai Super Kings vs Kolkata Knight Riders is one of the most famous rivalries in the cricket world. Witnessing these teams head to head and chasing each other might be an iconic moment of IPL 2022 which will soon be held.
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