IPL 2021 Final: CSK vs KKR Dream11 Team Prediction, Fantasy Cricket Tips and Playing 11 Updates

CSK vs KKR Dream11 prediction: Chennai Super Kings (CSK) will be up against Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR) in the final match of the Indian Premier League (IPL) 2021.

CSK vs KKR Dream11

The final of the Indian Premier League (IPL) 2021 will take place between Chennai Super Kings (CSK) and Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR). Both sides will lock horns for this clash on October 15, 2021, at the Dubai International Cricket Stadium, Dubai, UAE. The game will kickstart from 7:30 PM (IST) onwards and will be broadcasted on Star Sports Network alongside live streaming on Disney+Hotstar in India.

The two sides are coming to this clash after winning their last respective games. The Chennai-based franchise defeated Delhi Capitals (DC) in qualifier 1 while KKR beat the same side in qualifier 2.

Talking about the head-to-head count, the MS Dhoni-led side has won 16 matches as compared to Eoin Morgan’s men’s eight victories.

Let’s look at our fantasy 11 predictions for this clash and here are the top picks for  CSK vs KKR.

Match Details

  • Date: October 15, 2021
  • Time: 7:30 PM (IST) onwards 
  • Venue: Dubai International Cricket Stadium, Dubai

Squads

Chennai Super Kings Full Squad

Faf du Plessis, Ruturaj Gaikwad, Ambati Rayudu, Suresh Raina, Robin Uthappa, N Jagadeesan (WK), MS Dhoni (C and WK), Cheteshwar Pujara, Hari Nishanth, Dwayne Bravo, Bhagath Varma, Krishnappa Gowtham, Mitchell Santner, Moeen Ali, Ravindra Jadeja, Sam Curran, Deepak Chahar, Harishankar Reddy, Imran Tahir, Karn Sharma, KM Asif, Lungi Ngidi, Ravisrinivasan Sai Kishore, Shardul Thakur, Jason Behrendorff

Kolkata Knight Riders Full Squad 

Shubman Gill, Rahul Tripathi, Eoin Morgan (C), Dinesh Karthik (WK), Karun Nair, Nitish Rana, Sheldon Jackson (WK), Tim Seifert (WK), Andre Russell, Ben Cutting, Pawan Negi, Shakib Al Hasan, Sunil Narine, Venkatesh Iyer, Harbhajan Singh, Kamlesh Nagarkoti, Kuldeep Yadav, Lockie Ferguson, Pat Cummins, Prasidh Krishna, Sandeep Warrier, Shivam Mavi, Vaibhav Arora, Varun Chakravarthy, Rinku Singh, Gurkeerat Singh Mann

Head-to-Head

  • Total matches played: 25
  • CSK won: 16
  • KKR won: 8
  • No Result: 1
  • Tie: 0

Probable Playing XIs 

Chennai Super Kings Playing XI

  • Faf du Plessis
  • Ruturaj Gaikwad
  • Moeen Ali
  • Ambati Rayudu
  • Suresh Raina/Robin Uthappa
  • MS Dhoni (C and WK)
  • Ravindra Jadeja
  • Dwayne Bravo
  • Shardul Thakur
  • Deepak Chahar
  • Josh Hazlewood

Kolkata Knight Riders Playing XI

  • Shubman Gill
  • Venkatesh Iyer
  • Rahul Tripathi
  • Nitish Rana
  • Eoin Morgan (C)
  • Dinesh Karthik (WK)
  • Shakib Al Hasan
  • Sunil Narine
  • Lockie Ferguson
  • Shivam Mavi
  • Varun Chakravarthy

Top picks for Dream11 Fantasy Captain

Here are our three picks for probable Dream11 Fantasy captain for CSK vs KKR:

  • Ruturaj Gaikwad
  • Faf du Plessis
  • Venkatesh Iyer

Top picks for Dream11 Fantasy Vice-Captain

Here are our three picks for probable Dream11 Fantasy vice-captain for CSK vs KKR:

  • Shubman Gill
  • Sunil Narine
  • Ravindra Jadeja

Dream11 Fantasy Team 1

CSK vs KKR Dream11

Wicket-keeper:

  • MS Dhoni

Batters:

  • Faf du Plessis
  • Rahul Tripathi
  • Shubman Gill (VC)
  • Ruturaj Gaikwad (C)

All-rounders:

  • Ravindra Jadeja
  • Venkatesh Iyer

Bowlers:

  • Josh Hazlewood
  • Shardul Thakur
  • Lockie Ferguson
  • Varun Chakravarthy

Dream11 Fantasy Team 2

CSK vs KKR Dream11

Wicket-keeper:

  • Dinesh Karthik

Batters:

  • Robin Uthappa
  • Faf du Plessis (C)
  • Nitish Rana
  • Rahul Tripathi
  • Ruturaj Gaikwad 

All-rounders:

  • Sunil Narine (VC)
  • Venkatesh Iyer

Bowlers:

  • Josh Hazlewood
  • Deepak Chahar
  • Lockie Ferguson

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