Sunrisers Hyderabad after recording their first win this season now face on song Chennai Super Kings, who after going down against Kings XI Punjab in their opening game have come back strong two win three matches on trot. As both teams get ready for tonight’s clash we dish out some CSK-SRH matches trivia:
1) Chennai Super Kings have defeated Sunrisers Hyderabad twice in two matches played between them in IPL.
2) Sunrisers Hyderabad may not have won any match against CSK, but Sunrisers have a 100% record when it comes to toss, SRH has won toss twice in as many battles.
3) SRH on both the previous occasions have had different captains. Kumara Sangakkara and Cameron White both have captained the team once.
4) Shikhar Dhawan is the only SRH batsman to score 50 or more against CSK in IPL, thus his 63 not out remains the highest score by a SRH batsman vs. CSK.
5) Amit Mishra’s 3-26 is the best bowling performance by a SRH bowler vs. CSK.
6) Sunrisers highest team total in IPL against Super Kings is 159/6.
7) For CSK Suresh Raina has the highest score vs. SRH, he scored unbeaten 99 last year.
8) CSK speedster Mohit Sharma has taken two wickets in both his meetings against Sunrisers.
9) CSK’s 223/3 is their highest team total against SRH and it also is their third highest total overall.
Besides IPL Sunrisers and Super Kings have met once in Champions League T20 and CSK on that occasion too had the last laugh, winning the match by 12 runs, while the toss went SRH’s way.