Chennai, May 10: Both the Chennai Super Kings (CSK) and Rajasthan Royals (RR) were leading the Indian Premier League (IPL) points table this season but a sudden dip in the last few matches have pegged them back.
Both will look to return to the winning streak in the match against each other at the MA Chdambaram Stadium here tonight and eye the top two positions for they give the teams a second chance to make the finals.
Both Dhoni-led CSK and Watson-led RR have 14 points at the moment although the former have played a match less. But three losses in the last four matches will be a concern for Dhoni's men.
Here is your guide to today's Match 47 in IPL 2015
Who are playing? (Match Preview)
- Chennai Super Kings vs Rajasthan Royals
Where, when and time?
- MA Chidambaram Stadium, Chennai
- May 10 (Sunday)
- 8 PM IST
- Also playing today at 4 PM - MI vs RCB in Mumbai (Daily Guide)
Where to watch on TV in India?
- Sony MAX (Hindi commentary)
- Sony SIX (English)
- Sony AATH (Bengali)
- Sony KIX (Tamil, Telugu)
- List of broadcasters for other countries is here
- CSK - MS Dhoni, Brendon McCullum, Dwayne Bravo, Ravichandran Ashwin, Suresh Raina
- RR - Ajinkya Rahane, Shane Watson, Tim Southee
- CSK - 10
- RR - 6
Current positions in Points Table
- CSK - No. 2 (7 wins, 4 losses)
- RR - No. 3 (7 wins, 4 losses, 1 NR)
Chennai Super Kings: MS Dhoni (c & wk), Ashis Nehra, Baba Aparajith, Brendon McCullum, Dwayne Bravo, Dwayne Smith, Ishwar Pandey, Francois du Plessis, Matt Henry, Mithun Manhas, Mohit Sharma, Pawan Negi, Ravichandran Ashwin, Ravindra Jdeja, Samuel Badree, Suresh Raina, Ronit More, Michael Hussey, Rahul Sharma, Kyle Abbott, Ankush Bains, Irfan Pathan, Pratyush Singh, Andrew Tye, Eklavya Dwivedi
Rajasthan Royals: Shane Watson (captain), Stuart Binny, James Faulkner, Ajinkya Rahane, Sanju Samson (wicket-keeper), Steve Smith, Rajat Bhatia, Tim Southee, Dhawal Kulkarni, Abhishek Nayar, Kane Richardosn, Ben Cutting, Karun Nair, Deepak Hooda, Dishant Yagnik, Vikramjeet Malik, Ankit Sharma, Rahul Tewatia, Pravin Tambe, Chris Morris, Dinesh Salunkhe, Juan Theron, Pradeep Sahu, Barinder Saran, Sagar Trivedi