IPL 2019, CSK vs RCB Team Predicted Playing 11: The Indian Premier League returns for the 12th edition and in the opening encounter, the defending champions Chennai Super Kings will lock horns with Royal Challengers Bangalore. The stage is set for an enthralling match in which two of the biggest names in the Indian cricket, Virat Kohli and MS Dhoni will take on each other.
CSK will be returning to the Chennai stadium to play the match. They were not allowed to do last year due to political controversies. The MS Dhoni-led side will be eager to get off to a fine start. Catch the build-up to the first IPL 2019 match.
As the build-up draws an end, here is a look at who won the toss!
Chennai Super Kings win toss, elect to bowl!
CSK vs RCB head to head
Head to head
Overall: CSK lead with 15 wins to RCB’s 7 (1 No result)
In Chennai: CSK lead with 6 wins to RCB’s 1
IPL not to be broadcast in Pakistan
Pakistan Minister of Information and Broadcasting Fawad Ahmed Chaudhry Thursday said that the upcoming edition of the Indian Premier League (IPL) will not be broadcast live in Pakistan. Speaking to ARY News, a Pakistan news channel, Chaudhary said that Pakistan will not permit the broadcast of the T20 league, given the recent tensions with India.
“During the PSL, the way the Indian companies and the government treated Pakistan cricket… after that, we can’t tolerate that IPL is shown in Pakistan (sic),” he said.
Remember this catch from last year
Remember when MS Dhoni scared Ravindra jadeja in the field last year?
When ❄️ stopped the 🚀@msdhoni had @imjadeja hiding for cover last season, will he give RCB's bowlers the same treatment tonight? #CSKvRCB #VIVOIPL 2019— IndianPremierLeague (@IPL) March 23, 2019
Watch 📹: https://t.co/mjD4fQt023 pic.twitter.com/3Ymnf6Kfnr
Fans are excited!
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IPL 2019 CSK vs RCB Predicted Playing XI
CSK Predicted Playing XI: Shane Watson, Faf du Plessis, Suresh Raina, Ambati Rayudu, MS Dhoni (C&WK), Kedar Jadhav, Dwayne Bravo, Ravindra Jadeja, Deepak Chahar, Karn Sharma, Shardul Thakur
RCB Predicted Playing XI: Parthiv Patel (WK), Virat Kohli (C), AB de Villiers, Shimron Hetmyer, Moeen Ali, Shivam Dube, Washington Sundar, Umesh Yadav, Yuzvendra Chahal, Navdeep Saini, Tim Southee