CSK vs GT: IPL 2023 season is starting from 31 March. In the first match of the 16th season, the teams of Chennai Super Kings and Gujarat Titans will be face to face.
There is only one day remaining till the commencement of the IPL 2023 season, which features a match between Chennai Super Kings and Gujarat Titans. The first match of the 16th season will be between Chennai Super Kings and defending champions Gujarat Titans on 31 March. This match between the two teams will be played at the Narendra Modi Stadium in Ahmedabad. In the very first match of the season, there will be a close fight between the two teams. MS Dhoni’s team CSK will enter the field forgetting last year’s performance. At the same time, Hardik Pandya’s Gujarat Titans team would like to maintain its reign. Let us tell you about the possible playing 11, pitch report and match prediction for the match to be played between CSK and Gujarat Titans.
The team of Gujarat Titans does not have a very old history in IPL. Last year, the Gujarat team entered the IPL. In Indian Premier League 2023, 2 matches were played between Chennai Super Kings and Gujarat Titans. Hardik Pandya’s team was successful in winning both these matches. In this way, if seen on the basis of statistics, then the Gujarat team is heavy on CSK.
The pitch of the Narendra Modi Stadium in Ahmedabad is considered batsmen friendly. But as the match progresses, spinners start proving effective. The average score of the first innings on the pitch here has been 170 runs. Statistics are testimony that the team chasing the target in Narendra Modi Stadium has been more successful in winning the match. That’s why the team bowling first after winning the toss will be in advantage.
Apparently, predictions should be avoided during a cricket match until the final ball is bowled. Anyone can win the match played between CSK and Gujarat. But if we talk about statistics, in this match Hardik Pandya’s team can overpower CSK. The team of Gujarat Titans is quite balanced. They have many useful all-rounders. Gujarat Titans will also get the advantage of playing at home. Overall, Gujarat Titans have more chances of winning in the first match.
Possible playing 11 of Chennai Super Kings and Gujarat Titans
Possible playing 11 of Chennai Super Kings
Devon Conway, Ruturaj Gaikwad, Moeen Ali, Ambati Rayudu, Ben Stokes, Shivam Dube, Mahendra Singh Dhoni (captain and wicketkeeper), Ravindra Jadeja, Deepak Chahar, Mukesh Chowdhary and Mitchel Santner
Gujarat Titans Possible Playing 11
Shubman Gill, Matthew Wade (wicketkeeper), Kane Williamson, Hardik Pandya (captain), Abhinav Manohar, Rahul Tewatia, Joshua little , Rashid Khan, Shivam Mavi, Yash Dayal and Mohammed Shami.