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A brief summary of previous encounters: CSK vs. KKR2 min read

CSK VS KKR

2008:
CSK Captain: MS Dhoni
KKR Captain: Sourav Ganguly

April 26th – CSK beats KKR comfortably by nine wickets with 19 balls to spare (only one wicket gone)
Venue: MA Chidambaram Stadium, Chennai
Toss won by KKR – chose to bat

May 18th – CSK beats KKR by 3 runs in a rain-affected match
Venue: Eden Gardens, Kolkata
Toss won by KKR – chose to bat

CSK finished third and KKR finished sixth in the series.

 

2009:
CSK Captain: MS Dhoni
KKR Captain: Sourav Ganguly

April 25th – Match abandoned due to rains
Venue: Cape Town

May 18th – KKR beats CSK by 7 wickets with 0 balls remaining
Venue: Centurion
Toss won by CSK – chose to bat

CSK finished second and KKR finished last in the series.

 

2010:
CSK Captain: MS Dhoni
KKR Captain: Sourav Ganguly

March 16th – CSK beats KKR by 55 runs
Venue: Eden Gardens, Kolkata
Toss won by CSK – chose to bat

April 13th – CSK beats KKR by 9 wickets with 39 balls remaining
Venue: MA Chidambaram Stadium, Chennai
Toss won by KKR – chose to bat

CSK won the season and KKR finished sixth in the series.

 

2011:
CSK Captain: MS Dhoni
KKR Captain: Gautam Gambhir

April 8th – CSK beats KKR by 2 runs
Venue: MA Chidambaram Stadium, Chennai
Toss won by CSK – chose to bat

May 7th – KKR beats CSK by 10 runs
Venue: Eden Gardens, Kolkata
Toss won by CSK – chose to bat

CSK won the season and KKR finished fourth in the series.

 

2012:

CSK Captain: MS Dhoni
KKR Captain: Gautam Gambhir

April 30th – KKR beats CSK by 5 wickets (with 2 balls remaining)
Venue: MA Chidambaram Stadium, Chennai
Toss won by CSK – chose to bat

May 14th – CSK beats KKR by 5 wickets (with 0 balls remaining)
Venue: Eden Gardens, Kolkata
Toss won by CSK – chose to field

May 27th – (Finals) KKR beats CSK by 5 wickets (with 2 balls remaining)
Venue: MA Chidambaram Stadium, Chennai
Toss won by CSK – chose to bat

KKR won the series and CSK finished as runners-up.

 

2013:
CSK Captain: MS Dhoni
KKR Captain: Gautam Gambhir

April 20th – CSK beats KKR by 4 wickets (with 5 balls remaining)
Venue: Eden Gardens, Kolkata
Toss won by KKR – chose to bat

April 28th – CSK beats KKR by 14 runs
Venue: MA Chidambaram Stadium, Chennai
Toss won by KKR – chose to field

KKR finished seventh and CSK were the runners-up in the series.

 

2014:
CSK Captain: MS Dhoni
KKR Captain: Gautam Gambhir

May 2nd – CSK beats KKR by 34 runs
Venue: JSCA International Cricket Stadium, Ranchi
Toss won by CSK – chose to bat

May 20th – KKR beats CSK by 14 runs
Venue: Eden Gardens, Kolkata
Toss won by KKR – chose to field

KKR won the season and CSK finished third in the series.

 

2015:
CSK Captain: MS Dhoni
KKR Captain: Gautam Gambhir

April 28th – CSK beats KKR by 2 runs
Venue: MA Chidambaram Stadium, Chennai
Toss won by KKR – chose to field

April 30th – KKR beats CSK by 7 wickets (with 1 ball remaining)
Venue: Eden Gardens, Kolkata
Toss won by KKR – chose to field

KKR finished fifth and CSK finished first in this series.

CSK was suspended for 2016 and 2017 IPL seasons.
KKR finished fourth in 2016 and third in 2017, captained both years by Gautam Gambhir.

This year, CSK comes back led by MS Dhoni and KKR captained by Dinesh Karthik.
CSK is playing against KKR tonight at MA Chidambaram Stadium at 20:00 IST.