Indian Premier League: Lucknow Super Giants vs Chennai Super Kings, Match Preview, Match Details, Pitch Report, Match Prediction, Match 45

Lucknow Super Giants

Match Preview

In tomorrow’s mid-week double-header, it will be Lucknow Super Giants up against Chennai Super Kings at home.

Both these teams are in the top 4 at the moment and will look to climb further up the points table.

Talking about their previous outings, then LSG lost to Royal Challengers Bangalore yesterday by 18 runs which also resulted in an ugly spat between Naveen-ul-Haq and Virat Kohli.

On the other hand, Chennai Super Kings lost to Punjab Kings by four wickets on Sunday and will look to bounce back through this game.

Talking about the points table, the Lucknow Super Giants are placed 3rd with 10 points and an NRR of +0.639.

Meanwhile, Chennai Super Kings are placed 4th with 10 points and an NRR of +0.329 which needs to improve now.

Thus, we will get an exciting afternoon game between these two sides tomorrow at Ekana Stadium.

Match Details

Match: Lucknow Super Giants vs Chennai Super Kings, Match 45

Venue: Ekana Sports City, Lucknow

Date: 3rd May 2023

Time: 3:30 PM IST

Pitch Report

The pitch at Lucknow has been a good one for batters to bat on. However, this game can also turn into a low-scoring one as was seen yesterday between LSG and RCB. Furthermore, the average first innings score at this venue is 161 runs. Therefore, the team winning the toss should look to bat first.

Full Squads for Lucknow Super Giants vs Chennai Super Kings, Match 45

Lucknow Super Giants

Ayush Badoni, KL Rahul (c), Manan Vohra, Daniel Sams, Deepak Hooda, Karan Sharma, Krishnappa Gowtham, Krunal Pandya, Kyle Mayers, Marcus Stoinis, Prerak Mankad, Romario Shepherd, Swapnil Singh, Nicholas Pooran (wk), Quinton de Kock (wk), Amit Mishra, Arpit Guleria, Avesh Khan, Jaydev Unadkat, Mark Wood, Mohsin Khan, Naveen-ul-Haq, Ravi Bishnoi, Yash Thakur, Yudhvir Singh

Chennai Super Kings

Ajinkya Rahane, Ambati Rayudu, Ruturaj Gaikwad, Shaik Rasheed, Subhranshu Senapati, Ajay Mandal, Ben Stokes, Kanumuri Bhagath Varma, Dwaine Pretorius, Mitchell Santner, Moeen Ali, Nishant Sindhu, Ravindra Jadeja, Shivam Dube, Devon Conway (wk), MS Dhoni (c & wk), Akash Singh, Deepak Chahar, Maheesh Theekshana, Matheesha Pathirana, Prashant Solanki, Rajvardhan Hangargekar, Simarjeet Singh, Tushar Deshpande

Probable Playing XI for Lucknow Super Giants vs Chennai Super Kings, Match 45

Lucknow Super Giants

KL Rahul (c), Kyle Mayers, Marcus Stoinis, Krunal Pandya, Ayush Badoni, Nicholas Pooran (wk), Deepak Hooda, Naveen-ul-Haq, Ravi Bishnoi, Avesh Khan, Yash Thakur

Chennai Super Kings

MS Dhoni (c & wk), Devon Conway, Akash Singh, Tushar Deshpande, Ruturaj Gaikwad, Ajinkya Rahane, Moeen Ali, Shivam Dube, Matheesha Pathirana, Ravindra Jadeja, Maheesh Theekshana

Probable Winner

From the team combinations, we can say that this will be a close contest between these two sides.

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