IPL 2024 Match 49, CSK vs PBKS – Match Prediction

Watch the highly anticipated CSK vs PBKS showdown on May 1st at Eden Gardens. It's set to be a thrilling encounter you won't want to miss!

Chennai Super Kings vs Punjab Kings

Preview – CSK vs PBKS

At the MA Chidambaram Stadium in Chennai, Chennai Super Kings (CSK) will battle Punjab Kings (PBKS) in Match 49 of the IPL 2024 on May 1, 2024. After a strong auction, CSK is looking to bolster their lineup against PBKS-a team that has always posed a challenge to them. This CSK vs PBKS match is likely to have a game-changing impact on the playoff race. Make sure you watch to see seasoned pros versus exciting new talent.

CSK vs PBKS Match Details

Match Details
MatchChennai Super Kings Vs Punjab Kings, IPL 2024
VenueMA Chidambaram Stadium, Chennai
Date & TimeWednesday, May 1, 7:30 PM (IST)
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CSK vs PBKS Chance of Winning


CSK vs PBKS Today Match Prediction Cricket Betting Tips

  • Chennai Super Kings
    • As a result of the auction, CSK has cleverly bolstered their IPL 2024 team, combining youth with seasoned pros. A 59% win probability is pegged for CSK going into this match against PBKS, but for this particular match alone. The team has been pretty consistent this season, boasting a solid batting lineup and a strong bowling crew. MS Dhoni and Ravindra Jadeja remain crucial members, steering the team with both their leadership and skills. While they have a great deal of strategic depth, fitness might be something to keep an eye on.
  • Punjab Kings
    • While Punjab Kings have taken bold steps to reshape their team composition for IPL 2024, they are a wild card that is capable of disrupting top teams’ plans. KL Rahul continues to play a crucial role in their strategy, as his aggressive batting style and leadership are a crucial part of their strategy. Though their performance has fluctuated, their ability to surprise even the staunchest opponents makes them unpredictable. Consistency remains their biggest challenge, both in batting and bowling.

CSK vs PBKS Head-to-Head Record

  • Chennai Super Kings
    • A combination of strategy and an experienced core has enabled CSK to win numerous memorable games against PBKS in previous IPL seasons. With the aid of a solid strategy and an experienced core, CSK has dominated PBKS in previous IPL seasons. In high-pressure situations, CSK is able to outsmart PBKS’ aggressive offense due to its methodical approach.
  • Punjab Kings
    • In spite of PBKS’ trailing head-to-head record, they have had significant wins over CSK that have been both dramatic and defining. Through their aggressive playstyle and strategic innings, they have occasionally dismantled CSK’s formidable defense, demonstrating their ability to win under pressure.

Cricket Teams Preview of the Match

  • Chennai Super Kings
    • Ruturaj Gaikwad (c), MS Dhoni (wk), Aravelly Avanish, Ajinkya Rahane, Shaik Rasheed, Moeen Ali, Shivam Dube, RS Hangargekar, Ravindra Jadeja, Ajay Jadav Mandal, Daryl Mitchell, Rachin Ravindra, Mitchell Santner, Nishant Sindhu, Deepak Chahar, Tushar Deshpande, Mukesh Choudhary, Mustafizur Rahman, Matheesha Pathirana, Simarjeet Singh, Prashant Solanki, Shardul Thakur, Maheesh Theekshana and Sameer Rizvi.
  • Punjab Kings
    • Shikhar Dhawan (captain), Matthew Short, Prabhsimran Singh, Jitesh Sharma, Sikandar Raza, Rishi Dhawan, Liam Livingstone, Atharva Taide, Arshdeep Singh, Nathan Ellis, Sam Curran, Kagiso Rabada, Harpreet Brar, Rahul Chahar, Harpreet Bhatia, Vidwath Kaverappa, Shivam Singh, Harshal Patel, Chris Woakes, Ashutosh Sharma, Vishwanath Pratap Singh, Shashank Singh, Tanay Thyagarajann, Prince Choudhary, Rilee Rossouw, Jonny Bairstow. 

Weather Conditions

Weather forecasts for match day are clear and no interruptions are expected, making conditions perfect for cricket. However, the dew factor could affect the grip and turn of the ball in the second innings.

Venue and Pitch Conditions

The MA Chidambaram Stadium is famous for its pitch that favors spinners, something that is likely to significantly affect how the match plays out. According to observations from recent games, the pitch has been slower, which makes spin bowling more effective as the game progresses. During the match, both teams could be affected by this condition.


The match 49 of IPL 2024 between CSK and PBKS is set to be a thrilling one with each team having distinct strengths and weaknesses. CSK will look to capitalize on their home advantage and seasoned squad, while PBKS will take advantage of their aggressive tactics. Cricket fans are sure to enjoy this captivating match.