Chennai Super Kings
The owner of Rajasthan Royals is Manoj Badale, and the team is based in Jaipur, Rajasthan. It is one of the original eight franchises that were founded in the year 2008. Under Shane Watson’s captaincy, the team won the inaugural edition of the IPL. RR defeated Chennai Super Kings by 3 wickets in the final that took place on June 1, 2008. The nerve-wracking match was one of the most enjoying games ever played in IPL history. RR also went through a rough patch when in 2010 BCCI sought to expel KXIP and RR from IPL. The Supreme Court of India suspended RR and CSK for two years due to a betting scandal. The team emerged as the runners-up of the 2013 Champions League twenty20 under the captaincy of Rahul Dravid.
Last 5 matches:
RR Vs CSK
CSK has become one of the most successful teams in IPL. The team won the IPL trophy three times in 2010, 2011, and 2018. The team also has the best win percentage among all the teams in IPL. CSK has registered the record of maximum appearances in playoffs (10). The brand value of CSK in 2019 is believed to approximately Rs 732 crore. It has also emerged as the second most valuable IPL franchise after Mumbai Indians.
RR vs CSK 2018
RR and CSK came face to face twice in the year 2018. In the first clash that took place on April 20, CSK registered a comfortable win against RR by 64 runs. In the match, RR won the toss opted to bowl first. Shane Watson emerged as the top scorer with his superb knock of 106 runs off 57 balls. He was followed by Suresh Raina and Dwayne Bravo with 46 and 24 runs respectively. Batting first, Chennai Super Kings made 204 runs for the loss of 5 wickets in 20 overs. The entire team of RR bundled up in 18.3 overs at the score of 140 runs. Ben Stokes was the only player who made a respectable score. Ben Stokes scored 45 runs, and none of the players of the team could support him. The match was played at Maharashtra Cricket Association Stadium. While in the second match between RR and CSK, RR registered a victory by 4 wickets. In the match, CSK won the toss and opted to bat first. RR restricted CSK at 176 for 4 wickets. RR chased the total without any hassle and defeated CSK by 4 wickets. Jos Butler was the leading scorer with 95 runs off 60 balls
RR vs CSK 2019
RR and CSK played two matches against each other in 2019. RR won the toss and decided to bowl first. The match took place at MA Chidambaram Stadium. Batting first, Super Kings made 175 runs for the loss of 5 wickets in 20 overs. Chasing the moderate target, RR left no stone unturned to achieve it. But the entire team collapsed at 167 runs for the loss of 8 wickets in 20 overs. Notable players MS Dhoni was in his best form and hit a score of 75 runs off 46 deliveries. Supporting him, Suresh Raina and Dwayne Bravo chipped in and made 32 and 27 runs each. When the Rajasthan Royals were batting, only Ben Stokes put up a big fight and scored 46 runs off 26 balls. Rahul Tripathi and Steve Smith tried to keep things going for RR. However, it was CSK’s day as it registered a comfortable victory against RR by a narrow margin of 8 runs. The close match kept everyone on their toes as anything could have happened in the final moments. Dwayne Bravo contributed both from the bat and ball. He claimed two wickets and proved dangerous for RR.
RR vs CSK Match Prediction
In the second match played between both the teams, CSK won the toss and elected to field first. Rajasthan Royals crumbled at a total of 151 runs for the loss of 7 wickets. Ben Stokes made the highest score of 28 runs off 26 balls. Jos Butler and Shreyas Gopal scored 23 and 19 runs respectively. Chasing the target, CSK did not feel threatened and defeated RR by 4 wickets. MS Dhoni yet again emerged as the leading scorer with 58 runs off 43 balls. Ambati Rayudu scored 57 runs off 47 deliveries. Ravindra Jadeja, Deepak Chahar, and Shardul Thakur claimed 2 wickets each. In the last ball, Mitchell Santner hit a last-ball six and sealed a dramatic victory against RR. Rajasthan Royals got off to a flying start but could not maintain the momentum. While CSK got off to a poor start but kept things under control throughout the match.
RR vs CSK Live
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RR vs CSK Head to Head
RR and CSK have played against each other 20 times so far. Out of those 20 matches, CSK has won 12 matches and RR won 8 matches. It reflects that CSK has an edge over RR.
Games played: 22
Rajasthan Royals wins: 8
Chennai Super Kings wins: 14
Apr 11, 2019 – 25th Match at Sawai Mansingh Stadium, Jaipur
Rajasthan Royals 151/7 (20 ov) vs Chennai Super Kings 155/6 (20 ov)
Chennai Super Kings won by 4 wickets (with 0 balls remaining)
Best Batsmen: MS Dhoni 58 (43) & Best Bowler: Ravindra Jadeja 2/20 (4)
Mar 31, 2019 – 12th Match at MA Chidambaram Stadium, Chepauk, Chennai
Chennai Super Kings 175/5 (20 ov) vs Rajasthan Royals 167/8 (20 ov)
Chennai Super Kings won by 8 runs
Best Batsman: MS Dhoni *75 (46) & Best Bowler: Jofra Archer 2/17 (4)
43rd match, (N) at Jaipur, May 11 2018
Chennai Super Kings 176/4 vs Rajasthan Royals 177/6 (19.5/20 ov, target 177)
Royals won by 4 wickets (with 1 ball remaining)
17th match, (N) at Pune, Apr 20 2018
Chennai Super Kings 204/5 vs Rajasthan Royals 140 (18.3/20 ov, target 205)
Super Kings won by 64 runs