Match 38 of IPL 2021 will be played between Kolkata Knight Riders and Chennai Super Kings. Match will be played in Abu Dhabi. Today is super Sunday for cricket fans as there are two matches today. First is between these two at 3:30 pm (IST). Both the teams will look forward to continue their victory momentum. Only Chennai and Kolkata managed to achieve two out of two victories in phase 2. Today we will see 5 players who can perform well in today’s game.
5. Lockie Ferguson (KKR)
Lockie Ferguson is Kolkata’s new fast bowling sensation. Ferguson got an amazing pace through which he puts batsmen in trouble. He performed really well in last game of KKR. He was unplayable in death overs. He can take 3 to 4 wickets today with very effective economy also.
4. Suresh Raina (CSK)
Suresh Raina can score big today. He likes to play against spinners and Kolkata got some of the best spinners in their team still he can play well. After all Mr IPL got some quality shots against spinners. He was in a good touch against RCB in his previous game. He can perform well in today’s game.
3. Rahul Tripathi (KKR)
After last match performance, Rahul Tripathi will be in full confidence in today’s game. Kolkata’s top order right handed young batsmen is very effective for them. He was always a worthy player for KKR. He can bat at any position. He can open, play in middle order and can even finish the game as a finisher. Let’s see how KKR takes out the best of him.
2. Venkatesh Iyer (KKR)
Venkatesh Iyer is Kolkata’s most effective batsmen in both the matches of phase 2. His fearless approach to the game makes him different from others. He scored 40+ runs in both the matches he played so far. He looks confident and played some proper cricketing shots so far. He can continue his form and can score big if KKR bats first.
1. Faf Du Plessis (CSK)
Former South African captain Faf Du Plessis is CSKs most trusted overseas Batsmen in past few years. He got a very skilled partner this year with him. Ruturaj Gaikwad and Faf Du Plessis were very effective for CSK. It can be Faf’s day today. As a South African he likes pace. He can give a good start and can score big in today’s game.