IPL 2022 26th March 2022 IPL15 Match 1 CSK vs KKR, Match Winner Points Today
IPL 2022 (Season 15) 26th March 2022, Match 1, Chennai Kings vs Royal Challengers Kolkata (CSK vs KKR) Who will win today? Match Winner, Points, NRR, Highlights, Score, Live Streaming, Winner Prediction
IPL 15 Chennai Vs Kolkata Match Overview:
Chennai Super Kings won the 14th season of IPL last year by defeating Kolkata Knight Riders.
Season 2022 is starting with the match between the finalists of the previous season, CSK, and KKR.
KKR won the toss and decided to bowl.
Today's IPL 2022 Match Venue/City:
IPL2022 today's match will be played on Saturday, 26th March 2022 at 7:30 IST at the Wankhede Stadium, Mumbai.
Chennai Super Kings (CSK) Players:
After the mega auctions, CSK lost some of its valuable players like Faf Du Plessis who is the captain of RCB currently, and Suresh Raina who was left unbought in the auctions.
The new players in the CSK team Shivam Dubey, Robin Uthappa, and Rajvardhan Hangargekar are expected to fill in the voids and prove to be a great addition to the franchise.
Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR) Team & Players:
Even the team of KKR has lost their former captain Dinesh Kartik to RCB.
KKR's biggest strength is expected to be their new captain Shreyas Iyer who has previously been leading the DC franchise.
CSK vs KKR First Innings Match Result:
Under the captaincy of Ravindra Jadeja, CSK attempted to make a good score however failed to make a required start.
The former captain of CSK, M.S.Dhoni's contribution of 50 runs brought the total runs of CSK to a decent score of 132 with the loss of 5 wickets at the end of 20 overs.
KKR vs CSK Second Innings Match Result:
With the start of the second innings, the team of KKR made sure to give a kick start to their half of the match and the openers did not disappoint the fans.
Ajinkya Rahane's whopping score of 44 graced the score of KKR at the start of the second innings.
In the middle overs, the game went quite slow yet KKR conquered the target within 18.3 overs.
Chennai vs Kolkata Winner:
On 26th March 2022, KKR wins in CKS vs KKR (1st match of IPL 2022, Season 15 in the Wankhede Stadium of Mumbai)
With his spell of 2/20, Umesh Yadav becomes the Player (Man) of the Match for the IPL 15 first match.