CSK and RR have been the 2 groups who clashed in the ultimate of the inaugural IPL season.
Chennai Super Kings and Rajasthan Royals have been the 2 groups who clashed in the ultimate recreation of the inaugural IPL season in 2008. The RR staff defeated CSK in that recreation by successful the match on the ultimate ball in a nail-biting end. Rajasthan had earlier defeated Chennai in each league matches that season.
The CSK staff did fairly effectively in the next seasons, whereas the efficiency of the RR staff has been on a downfall since then. In IPL 2021, CSK and RR will play towards one another at Wankhede Stadium, Mumbai, and Arun Jaitley Stadium, Delhi.
Head to Head record:
In IPL history up to now, each groups have clashed in 23 video games of which 14 matches have been received by Chennai Super Kings, whereas Rajasthan Royals have received 9 video games. Since 2015, each groups are neck and neck towards one another successful 4 matches every.
Among the present staff gamers, Suresh Raina has scored essentially the most runs (638) in the matches performed between each groups. He is adopted by MS Dhoni (480), Jos Buttler (216) and Dwayne Bravo (196). In the general record, Shane Watson is on the prime spot however he performed for each side throughout completely different phases of his IPL profession. In the bowling record, Dwayne Bravo has picked up essentially the most wickets (15) adopted by Ravindra Jadeja (15) and Deepak Chahar (9).
Last season outcomes
In IPL 2020, Rajasthan Royals received each video games they performed towards Chennai Super Kings in the league stage. In the primary conflict, Rajasthan posted a giant whole of 216/7 in 20 overs with the assistance of good knocks from Sanju Samson and Steve Smith. The wicketkeeper-batsman hit 74 runs in solely 32 balls together with 9 sixes. Chasing this whole, CSK scored 200/6 and misplaced the sport by 16 runs. For them, Faf du Plessis slammed 72 runs off 37 balls.
In the second recreation, CSK have been lowered to 56/4 in the primary innings and managed to rating solely 125/5 in 20 overs. For Rajasthan, Shreyas Gopal and Rahul Tewatia gave away simply 14 and 18 runs respectively and picked 1 wicket every. In the chase, the RR staff appeared fairly comfy and received the sport by 7 wickets in 17.3 overs.
Steve Smith and Jos Buttler shared a match-winning partnership of 98 runs for the fourth wicket to guarantee victory for the staff. Buttler smashed 70 runs off 48 balls whereas coming to bat at quantity 5. He hit 7 fours and a pair of sixes in his fantastic knock.