IPL 2021 Final Match: IPL (IPL 2021) will get its winner today. The match between Chennai Super Kings (CSK) and Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR) is being played at the Dubai International Stadium. In the final match, Kolkata won the toss and decided to bowl first. The special thing is that both the teams have not made any changes in their playing XI. The teams of CSK and KKR are in good form at the moment and this match is expected to be very exciting. Chennai’s team is in the final of the IPL for the record 9th time and its eyes are on winning the IPL title for the fourth time. On the other hand, Kolkata Knight Riders have come on the field with the intention of winning the IPL trophy for the third time.
Know what KKR captain Eoin Morgan said after the toss
KKR captain Eoin Morgan after winning the toss said, “We will bowl first, the wicket looks good. Today we have to give all our strength. We are going to play the final with the same team.”
Know what CSK captain MS Dhoni said after the toss
After the toss, MS Dhoni said, “We were also looking to bowl first. We have not made any changes in the playing XI. I think our international players are ready to deal with any situation.”
Chennai Super Kings (CSK) Playing XI
Ruturaj Gaikwad, Faf du Plessis, Robin Uthappa, Moeen Ali, Ambati Rayudu, MS Dhoni (wk and captain), Ravindra Jadeja, Shardul Thakur, Dwayne Bravo, Deepak Chahar, Josh Hazlewood.
Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR) Playing XI
Venkatesh Iyer, Nitish Rana, Rahul Tripathi, Dinesh Karthik (wk), Eoin Morgan (c), Shakib Al Hasan, Sunil Narine, Lockie Ferguson, Shivam Mavi, Varun Chakraborty.
These are the top scorers from Chennai side
1. Chennai batsman Ruturaj Gaikwad is the highest run-scorer in this season for the team. He has scored 603 runs in 15 matches so far.
2. Faf du Plessis of Chennai is the second highest run-scorer for the team in this season. Till now he has scored 547 runs in 15 matches.
These are the top scorers from Kolkata’s side
1. Kolkata opener Shubman Gill has scored the most runs for the team in this season, performing brilliantly. Till now he has scored 427 runs in 16 matches.
2. Rahul Tripathi has impressed everyone by performing well for Kolkata. Looking at the figures, so far he has scored 395 runs in 16 matches in this season.