PBKS VS CSK: IPL 2024 53th Pre-match Predictions

PBKS vs CSK: The 53th match of this IPL 2024 will be played between Punjab Kings and Chennai Super Kings.

The 53rd match of the TATA IPL 2024 is set to electrify the Himachal Pradesh Cricket Association Stadium in Dharamsala. Anticipation is high as the Punjab Kings square off against the formidable Chennai Super Kings. Cricket enthusiasts are in for a riveting spectacle, as both teams bring their A-game to the pitch.

Punjab Kings Players List & Role

 Punjab Kings IPL 2024 Full Squad
Name of the PlayerRole of the Player
Shikhar Dhawan (C)Batter 
Jonny Bairstow Wicket-Keeper/Batter 
Jitesh Sharma Wicket-Keeper/Batter 
Prabhsimran Singh Wicket-Keeper/Batter 
Sikandar Raza Batting All-Rounder 
Shashank Singh Batter 
Sam Curran Bowling All-Rounder 
Harpreet Brar Bowler 
Harshal Patel Bowler 
Kagiso Rabada Bowler 
Arshdeep Singh Bowler 

Chennai Super Kings Players List & Role

Explore the complete squad of Chennai Super Kings (CSK) for IPL 2024, featuring players and roles.
Name of the PlayerRole of the Player
Ruturaj Gaikwad (C)Batter 
Rachin Ravindra Batting All-Rounder 
Ajinkya Rahane Batter 
Daryl Mitchell Batting All-Rounder 
Shivam Dube Batting All-Rounder 
MS DhoniWicket-Keeper/Batter 
Sameer Rizvi Batter 
Ravindra JadejaBowling All-Rounder 
Deepak Chahar Bowler 
Matheesha PathiranaBowler 
Tushar DeshpandeBowler 

First Face-Off

In the inaugural IPL match of 2008, the Punjab Kings clashed with the Chennai Super Kings in a high-stakes showdown. Chennai, winning the toss, opted to bat first. Michael Hussey’s stellar century, amassing 116 runs, powered Chennai to an imposing total of 240 runs. Punjab’s James Hopes countered with a valiant 71 off 33 balls. Despite his efforts, Punjab fell short by 33 runs, conceding victory to Chennai. This thrilling encounter marked the beginning of a fierce rivalry between the two teams, etching a memorable chapter in IPL history.

Previous IPL Results

In the Indian Premier League, the Punjab Kings and the Chennai Super Kings have played against each other 28 times. The Chennai Super Kings have won 15 matches, while the Punjab Kings have secured 13 victories.

Previous Results

30-Apr-2023Punjab Kings 4 wickets 
25-Apr-2022Punjab Kings 11 runs 
3-Apr-2022Punjab Kings 54 runs 
7-Oct-2021Punjab Kings 6 wickets 
16-Apr-2021Chennai Super Kings 6 wickets 
1-Nov-2020Chennai Super Kings 9 wickets 
4-Oct-2020Chennai Super Kings 10 wickets 
5-May-2019Punjab Kings 6 wickets 
6-Apr-2019Chennai Super Kings 22 runs 
20-May-2018Chennai Super Kings 5 wickets 
15-Apr-2018Punjab Kings 4 runs 
16-May-2015Chennai Super Kings 7 wickets 
25-Apr-2015Chennai Super Kings 97 runs 
30-May-2014Punjab Kings 24 runs 
7-May-2014Punjab Kings 44 runs 
18-Apr-2014Punjab Kings 6 wickets 
2-May-2013Chennai Super Kings 15 runs
10-Apr-2013Chennai Super Kings 10 wickets 
17-May-2012Punjab Kings 6 wickets 
28-Apr-2012Punjab Kings 7 runs
13-Apr-2011Punjab Kings 6 wickets 
18-Apr-2010Chennai Super Kings 6 wickets 
20-May-2009Chennai Super Kings 24 runs 
7-May-2009Chennai Super Kings 12 runs
31-May-2008Chennai Super Kings 9 wickets 
10-May-2008 Chennai Super Kings 18 runs
19-Apr-2008Chennai Super Kings 33 runs

Pre-Match Analysis

As the Punjab Kings and Chennai Super Kings gear up for their 29th showdown, excitement fills the air. This preview dives deep into the captains and players of both teams, offering insights into the talent and strategies that will be on display.

Probable best batter of the Match

Ruturaj Gaikwad, the rising star of the Chennai Super Kings, has been setting the cricket world abuzz with his stellar performances. With ten matches under his belt, Gaikwad has notched an impressive total of 361 runs, showcasing his immense talent and dedication on the field.

Probable best bowler of the Match

Deepak Chahar, the star bowler for the Chennai Super Kings, has been doing really well lately. In his last nine matches, he has taken an impressive 15 wickets. His bowling has been outstanding, making it hard for the opposition to score runs.

Match Details

On 5th May 2024, the Punjab Kings and the Chennai Super Kings will face off in the 53rd match of TATA IPL 2024 at the Himachal Pradesh Cricket Association Stadium in Dharamsala. The match is scheduled to start at 3:30 PM IST for the fans.

Pitch Report

The pitch at Himachal Pradesh Cricket Association Stadium in Dharamsala provides an even playing field. Batsmen benefit from shorter boundaries, while bowlers find an advantage in the slow pitch. It’s a place where both sides have a fair chance.

Today’s Match Prediction: Final Thoughts

After looking at how the teams have done before and how the players have been playing, it seems like the Chennai Super Kings have a little advantage and might win this match. They’ve been doing well lately, and their players have been performing nicely.