The second part of the Indian Premier League (IPL) 2021 season will begin on September 19 in the UAE.
The Chennai Super Kings will start their season on September 19 against the Mumbai Indians at the Dubai International Cricket Stadium.
MS Dhoni’s team won five matches in the first half, which took place in April and May.
An examination of CSK’s performance in the IPL 2021
CSK began the season with a four-wicket loss against Mumbai Indians at the Arun Jaitley Stadium.
After that, they won five consecutive games against Sunrisers Hyderabad, Royal Challengers Bangalore, Kolkata Knight Riders, Rajasthan Royals, and Punjab Kings.
Following that, in their seventh match of the season, they were beaten by the Delhi Capitals.
CSK won four of their five games at the Wankhede Stadium.
CSK will be optimistic about their prospects of making the playoffs
CSK performed admirably in the first half of the IPL 2021 season.
CSK has one foot on the pedal in terms of qualifying for the playoffs with 10 points.
They have seven matches left, and if they start well, CSK should finish in the top two.
Last season’s performance in the UAE will have no bearing.
Here are the top scorers
CSK’s highest scorer in the first phase was Faf du Plessis.
Faf scored 320 runs in seven matches at 64.00.
He smashed four fifties for a total of 95*.
CSK’s bowling attack was headed by Sam Curran, who took nine wickets.
He has an average of 24.11 and an economy rate of 8.68.
CSK is ranked second in the points table
CSK currently sits in second place on the points standings with 10 points. They have won five games and lost two. The NRR for CSK is +1.263. They are followed by RCB and MI, who come in third and fourth place, respectively.
CSK has not had to look for replacement players
CSK has not enlisted the services of any replacements. Even if Faf is ruled out due to a groin injury, CSK has enough resources in the squad to fill the void. They have the players, and one would expect CSK to deliver results.