IPL 2022, Match 62 CSK vs GT, Stats Preview: Players records and approaching milestones
David Miller scored an unbeaten 94 runs off 51 deliveries to snatch a win for the Titans in a run chase of 170 against the Super Kings earlier this season.
Updated - May 15, 2022 11:04 am
Chennai Super Kings and Gujarat Titans will be facing each other in the 62nd match of IPL 2022, to be played at Wankhede Stadium in Mumbai. So far in this season, CSK has won four and lost eight matches, while GT has won nine and lost three matches.
At Wankhede Stadium this season, CSK have lost all their three matches, while GT has won both their matches. When both teams faced earlier in the season, Gujarat Titans won by three wickets on the penultimate ball of the chase. CSK have been already eliminated, while GT have qualified for the playoffs.
For CSK, the opening pair of Ruturaj Gaikwad and Devon Conway has been in good form. However, Robin Uthappa has been in terrible form in the middle, having scored just three runs in his last four innings. The captain MS Dhoni has played some valuable knocks for the team. With the ball, Mukesh Choudhary, Dwayne Bravo, and Maheesh Theekshana have decent.
For the Gujarat Titans, Shubman Gill has been regaining his form with two fifties in the last two matches, while his opening partner Wriddhiman Saha hasn’t been consistent. The skipper Hardik Pandya had lost his batting form in the second half of the season. Mohammed Shami, Rashid Khan, and Yash Dayal have been brilliant.
Meanwhile, here are some of the important stats and numbers ahead of Match 62 between Chennai Super Kings and Gujarat Titans in the Indian Premier League 2022:
Head-to-Head: Both teams met earlier in the season, with GT emerging victorious by three wickets at the MCA Stadium in Pune.
1 – MS Dhoni needs to hit one more four to reach 500 fours in T20 cricket.
1 – Hardik Pandya needs to take one more catch to reach 100 catches in T20 cricket.
2 – MS Dhoni needs to hit two sixes to become the first player with 200 sixes for Chennai Super Kings in the IPL. He will become the second Indian player to hit 200 sixes for a franchise, after Virat Kohli for RCB.
2 – Dwayne Bravo needs to hit two more sixes to reach 50 sixes for CSK in the IPL. He will become the fourth overseas player to the milestone, with the other three being Faf du Plessis, Shane Watson and Dwayne Smith.
3 – CSK have lost all three matches at the Wankhede Stadium this season. Contrastingly, they won four out of five matches at Wankhede in the previous season.
3 – Alzarri Joseph needs three wickets to reach 50 wickets in T20 cricket.
11 – Total wickets taken by Mukesh Choudhary in the powerplays of IPL 2022, which is the highest for any bowler. His teammate Dwayne Bravo has taken 11 wickets in the death overs this season, which is also the highest of any bowler.
13 – Runs needed for Moeen Ali to reach 500 runs for CSK in the IPL.
1 – Ambati Rayudu (349) needs one four to reach 350 fours in the IPL.
48 – Robin Uthappa (4952) requires 48 runs to get to 5000 runs in the tournament.
5 – Mohammed Shami (95) is five scalps away from reaching 100 wickets in the IPL.
55 – MS Dhoni (4945) is 55 runs away from completing 5000 runs in the cash-rich league.
5 – Dhoni (345) needs five fours to get to 350 fours in the IPL.
6 – Rayudu (144) is six fours away from reaching 150 fours for CSK in the IPL.
4 – Devon Conway (3996) needs four runs to complete 4000 runs in T20s.
2 – Ambati Rayudu (98) requires two catches to get to 100 catches in T20 cricket.
3 – Bravo (97) requires three sixes to get to 100 maximums for CSK in T20 cricket.