Kings XI Punjab should be quite confident already after the victory over Pune Warriors India and getting a very high run-rate, and on the other end it is Chennai Super Kings who faced a loss against Mumbai Indians, but the optimistic captain MS Dhoni (who is one the fun mood, check his recent tweets) might have some plans already for the Punjab team, as the game is to be played at Mohali, Kings XI’s home ground.
Both the Wicket-keeper captains have some good IPL records and experience with them, but the application of it would be seen tomorrow, as both the teams meet for the 11th IPL 2013 match at Mohali. Select who would win the match between the Kings XI Punjab and Chennai Super Kings?
Kings XI Punjab expected Playing 11
Adam Gilchrist, Mandeep Singh, Manan Vohra, David Hussey, Azhar Mahmood, Gurkeerat Singh, R Sathish, Piyush Chawla, Parwinder Awana, Praveen Kumar, Ryan Harris
Chennai Super Kings expected Playing 11
Michael Hussey, Murali Vijay, Suresh Raina, DJ Bravo, S Badrinath, MS Dhoni, RA Jadeja, R Ashwin, B Laughlin, AS Rajpoot, DP Nannes
Squads of both the teams:
Kings XI Punjab squad
AC Gilchrist, P Awana, Azhar Mahmood, BA Bhatt, Bipul Sharma, PP Chawla, SD Chitnis, A Choudhary, MS Gony, Gurkeerat Singh, Harmeet Singh, RJ Harris, DJ Hussey, P Kumar, Mandeep Singh, SE Marsh, AD Mascarenhas, DA Miller, LA Pomersbach, N Saini, Sandeep Sharma (1), R Sathish, Sunny Singh, PC Valthaty, M Vohra
Chennai Super Kings squad
MS Dhoni, S Anirudha, B Aparajith, R Ashwin, S Badrinath, DJ Bravo, A Dananjaya, F du Plessis, BW Hilfenhaus, JO Holder, MEK Hussey, Imtiaz Ahmed, RA Jadeja, SB Jakati, R Karthikeyan, KMDN Kulasekara, B Laughlin, RG More, JA Morkel, CH Morris, DP Nannes, SK Raina, AS Rajpoot, WP Saha†, V Shankar, MM Sharma, M Vijay
Players to look out for:
The main players to look out for in the Kings XI Punjab, are Azhar Mahmood who has always been consistent in the T20 leagues played in India and Bangladesh and in the match against Pune, he was the same.
Chennai Super Kings have the positives in the foreign players too, as it would be a choice from DJ Bravo, Faf du Plessis, Ben Hilfenhaus, Michael Hussey, B Laughlin, Dirk Nannes and Albie Morkel.