CHE vs KOL 11Wickets Prediction, Fantasy Cricket Tips, Playing 11, Pitch Report and Injury Update for Final of Indian T20 League, 2021
Ruturaj Gaikwad can be a good pick for this match.
Updated - Oct 14, 2021 7:14 pm
Chennai and Kolkata will battle it out against each other in the Final of the Indian T20 League. After being the first team to qualify for the playoffs this season, the MS Dhoni-led side booked their seat in the finals by defeating Delhi by four wickets.
Kolkata on the other hand made an impressive comeback in the second half of the tournament. The team emerged triumphant against Bangalore in the eliminators to make it to Qualifier 2. In what was a last-over thriller, Kolkata won the match against Delhi to make it to the finals. The summit clash between Chennai and Kolkata will thus be an intriguing contest to watch out for.
Chennai vs Kolkata, Finals
Venue: Dubai International Cricket Stadium
Date and Time: October 15 at 7:30 PM IST
Live Streaming: Star Sports Network
The pitch is expected to be inclined towards the batters. Chasing teams have had an edge on this surface.
Probable Playing XIs for CHE vs KOL 11Wickets Fantasy Cricket
Ruturaj Gaikwad, Faf du Plessis, Moeen Ali, Ambati Rayudu, Robin Uthappa, MS Dhoni (c, wk), Ravindra Jadeja, Deepak Chahar, Shardul Thakur, Dwayne Bravo, Josh Hazlewood
Venkatesh Iyer, Shubman Gill, Rahul Tripathi, Nitish Rana, Eoin Morgan (c), Sunil Narine, Shakib Al Hasan, Dinesh Karthik(wk), Shivam Mavi, Lockie Ferguson, Varun Chakravarthy
Top Picks for CHE vs KOL 11Wickets Fantasy Cricket
Ruturaj Gaikwad has been exceptional for Chennai. He is currently the second-highest run-getter of the tournament. In the league so far, he has chipped in 603 runs at an average of 46.38. He can be a good player to bank on.
Venkatesh Iyer’s contribution at the top order will be pivotal for Kolkata. In Qualifier 2, he hit an impressive half-century to put the team in a commanding position. Heading into this match, he will be keen to continue the momentum further.
Sunil Narine comes in handy with his excellent all-rounder abilities. He possesses the ability to pull the momentum towards the team with both the bat and the ball. He can be the other good pick for this game.
Suggested Playing XI No.1 for CHE vs KOL 11Wickets Fantasy Cricket
MS Dhoni, Dinesh Karthik, Ruturaj Gaikwad(c), Faf du Plessis, Shubman Gill, Venkatesh Iyer(vc), Sunil Narine, Ravindra Jadeja, Varun Chakravarthy, Josh Hazlewood, Shardul Thakur
Suggested Playing XI No.2 for CHE vs KOL 11Wickets Fantasy Cricket
MS Dhoni, Ruturaj Gaikwad, Faf du Plessis(vc), Shubman Gill, Robin Uthappa, Venkatesh Iyer, Sunil Narine(c), Dwayne Bravo, Varun Chakravarthy, Shivam Mavi, Shardul Thakur
Captain and Vice-Captain Options:
Captain Options: Ruturaj Gaikwad and Sunil Narine
Vice-Captain Options: Venkatesh Iyer and Faf du Plessis