After the big protest for IPL 2018 matches in Tamil Nadu, the 5th match of Indian Premier League Chennai Super Kings vs Kolkata Knight Riders matches starts today. The match begins at 8 PM IST. The venue of the match is at M.A Chidambaram Stadium, Chepauk, Chennai. KKR won the first match of this IPL season against Royal Challengers Bangalore.
Initially, the stadium was found empty. Later Audience filled with joy to see the CSK match in their home after a ban of two years. CSK won their first match of this IPL season against defending champion Mumbai Indians. The live match of Chennai Super Kings vs Kolkata Knight Riders is aired on Star Sports networks, Jio TV and Hotstar app. The teams KKR and CSK reached the stadium with full security due to protest in various parts of Chennai for Cauvery issue.
CSK vs KKR Playing XI
CSK Playing XI: Shane Watson, Ambati Rayudu, Suresh Raina, Sam Billings, MS Dhoni (c & wk), Ravindra Jadeja, Dwayne Bravo, Deepak Chahar, Harbhajan Singh, Imran Tahir, Shardul Thakur
KKR Playing XI: Sunil Narine, Chris Lynn, Robin Uthappa, Nitish Rana, Dinesh Karthik (c & wk), Rinku Singh, Andre Russell, Vinay Kumar, Piyush Chawla, Tom Curran, Kuldeep Yadav