Chennai vs Rajasthan will be another game of wicket-keeper captain clashing against each other. Both teams have opened their points table account in their previous game, respectively. Rajasthan Royals, despite a win against DC, have lot of issues in their side in producing consistent performance from the players, while CSK side looks to be settled with a solid team. Experienced campaigner like David Miller and million dollar player Chris Morris coming to form in the last game will be a plus point for the Royals.
Let us have a look at some of the numbers before the match:
Most runs for RR (Current players) vs CSK – Jos Buttler (216 runs)
Most runs for CSK vs RR – Suresh Raina (609 runs)
Most wickets for RR (current players) vs CSK – Shreyas Gopal (5 wickets) [Jofra Archer has 7 wickets against CSK for RR]
Most wickets for CSK vs RR – Ravindra Jadeja (15 wickets)
200 – Suresh Raina needs two more sixes to reach the milestone of 200 sixes in IPL.
100 – Sanju Samson needs 5 more sixes to become only the 2nd player to smash 100 sixes for RR alone in IPL.
40 – Suresh Raina needs 40 more runs to become the leading run-scorer vs RR in IPL.
Most runs vs RR in IPL
AB de Villiers – 648
Suresh Raina – 609*
Shikhar Dhawan – 556
Chris Gayle – 539
Dinesh Karthik – 519
6000 – Faf du Plessis needs 34 more runs to become only the 5th South African player to reach 6000 runs in T20s.
50 – Both Shreyas Gopal and Shardul Thakur needs two more wickets to pick 50 IPL wickets.
1000 – Rahul Tewatia needs 14 more runs to complete 1000 runs in T20 cricket.
50 – Deepak Chahar needs 1 more wicket to pick his 50th wicket in IPL.