The 37th game of the Indian Premier League (IPL) 2023 features a fiery clash between the four-time champions Chennai Super Kings and the Sanju Samson-led Rajasthan Royals at the Sawai Mansingh Stadium in Jaipur on April 27.
Rajasthan are coming into the game on the back of consecutive losses, against Lucknow Super Giants and Royal Challengers Bangalore and would be keen to get back to winning ways in the ongoing tournament. On the other hand, Chennai are coming off three consecutive victories and would look to maintain their winning run.
RR vs CSK Match Details
Rajasthan Royals vs Chennai Super Kings, Match 37, IPL 2023
Venue: Sawai Mansingh Stadium, Jaipur
Date & Time: Thursday, April 27, 7:30 PM IST
Telecast & Streaming Details: Star Sports Network and JioCinema
RR vs CSK Pitch Report
The surface in Jaipur is expected to be a batting-friendly one with some assistance for the spinners as the game progresses. The captain winning the toss might look to chase.
RR vs CSK Probable Playing XIs
Rajasthan Royals (RR)
Jos Buttler, Yashasvi Jaiswal, Sanju Samson (c & wk), Devdutt Padikkal, Shimron Hetmyer, Dhruv Jurel, Ravichandran Ashwin, Trent Boult, Jason Holder, Sandeep Sharma, Yuzvendra Chahal
Chennai Super Kings (CSK)
Devon Conway, Ruturaj Gaikwad, Ajinkya Rahane, Moeen Ali, Shivam Dube, Ravindra Jadeja, MS Dhoni (c & wk), Dwaine Pretorius, Matheesha Pathirana, Tushar Deshpande, Akash Singh
RR vs CSK Probable Best Performers
Probable Best Batter
Veteran Indian batter Ajinkya Rahane has been in superb form for Chennai Super Kings in the IPL 2023. With 209 runs in five games so far and an unbeaten 71 off 29 in his previous match, Rahane is expected to put in another brilliant showing in the forthcoming match.
Probable best bowler
Winner of the IPL Purple Cap in 2022, Yuzvendra Chahal has picked up right where he left off. Chahal has 12 wickets to his name in seven matches so far, and Rajasthan would hope that he can have an impact against Chennai as well.