The 37th Match 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.
IPL 2023, 37th Match Details
- Date: April 27, Monday
- Time: 7:30 pm
- Venue: Sawai Mansingh Stadium, Jaipur
Rajasthan Royals vs Chennai Head to Head
- Total Matches Played: 28
- Rajasthan Royals Won: 13
- Chennai Super Kings Won: 15
Rajasthan Royals vs Chennai Match Preview
The top two teams in IPL 2023, Rajasthan Royals and Chennai Super Kings are all set to lock horns at the Sawai Mansingh Stadium in Jaipur. This will be the second time these two teams play each other as the Royals won the previous game with a whisker. Since then both teams have had contrasting performances with Rajasthan losing consecutive games. While Chennai stitched up a three-game winning streak.
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.
Rajasthan Royals Probable Playing XIs
- 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 Probable Playing XIs
- Devon Conway
- Ruturaj Gaikwad
- Ajinkya Rahane
- Moeen Ali
- Shivam Dube
- Ravindra Jadeja
- MS Dhoni (c & wk)
- Dwaine Pretorius
- Matheesha Pathirana
- Tushar Deshpande
- Akash Singh
Probable Best Batter Ajinkya Rahane
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 Yuzvendra Chahal
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.
IPL 2023 Rajasthan Royals vs Chennai Super Kings Today’s Match
CSK has done well while defending totals this season. On the other hand, RR has struggled recently in chasing. The best chance for both teams would be while batting first.