IPL 2024: Match 46, CSK vs SRH Match Prediction – Who will win today’s IPL match between CSK vs SRH?

Chennai Super Kings (CSK) are set to face Sunrisers Hyderabad (SRH) in the 46th match of IPL 2024, taking place at the MA Chidambaram Stadium in Chennai, on Sunday, April 28. CSK experienced a tough setback in their recent match against Lucknow Super Giants, where they failed to defend a significant total of 211 runs. Marcus Stoinis’ stunning century was pivotal in securing a six-wicket victory for Lucknow, with three balls still remaining in the game. Currently positioned fifth on the points table, the defending champions have recorded four wins and four losses from eight matches. They are eager to return to their winning form in the upcoming clash against SRH.

On the other side, Sunrisers Hyderabad, led by Pat Cummins, have been formidable in their batting, earning a reputation as the most threatening batting lineup of IPL 2024. After achieving four consecutive victories, the Orange Army faced a hiccup in their last outing, losing to Royal Challengers Bengaluru by 35 runs while chasing 207. todaymatchprediction Placed third on the points table, a victory on Sunday would elevate Hyderabad above Kolkata Knight Riders into the second position. With a record of five wins and three losses from eight matches, Hyderabad aims to bounce back and continue their strong campaign.


CSK vs SRH Match Details:

Match Chennai Super Kings Vs Sunrisers Hyderabad, IPL 2024
Venue MA Chidambaram Stadium, Chennai
Date & Time Sunday, April 28, 7:30 pm (IST)
Live Broadcast and Streaming Details Star Sports Channels, Jio Cinema App and Website

Pitch Report:


So far in IPL 2024, four matches have been held at the MA Chidambaram Stadium, with an average first innings score of 182. Of these games, the chasing teams have secured victories in three, while the team batting first has won once. Given these statistics, the captain winning the toss in the upcoming match is likely to opt for bowling first, aiming to capitalize on the favorable results associated with chasing at this venue.

The pitch conditions will play a crucial role in the encounter between Chennai Super Kings and Sunrisers Hyderabad on Sunday. With Sunrisers known for their robust batting lineup, they would likely welcome a high-scoring pitch similar to the one featured in the recent high-octane match between Chennai and Lucknow. The pitch’s character could significantly influence the game’s dynamics and strategy.



Head-to-Head Record

Matches Played 20
Chennai Super Kings won 14
Sunrisers Hyderabad Won 06
No Result
First Played  April 25, 2013
Last Played April 05, 2024


CSK vs SRH Probable Playing XIs

Chennai Super Kings: 

Ajinkya Rahane, Ruturaj Gaikwad (C), Daryl Mitchell, Shivam Dube, Ravindra Jadeja, Moeen Ali, MS Dhoni (WK), Deepak Chahar, Tushar Deshpande, Mustafizur Rahman, Matheesha Pathirana

Impact Player – Shardul Thakur

Sunrisers Hyderabad:

Abhishek Sharma, Travis Head, Aiden Markram, Heinrich Klaasen (WK), Nitish Kumar Reddy, Abdul Samad, Shahbaz Ahmed, Pat Cummins (C), Bhuvneshwar Kumar, Mayank Markande, Jaydev Unadkat

Probable Best Players of the Match

Probable Best Batter:

Travis Head has been a standout performer for Sunrisers Hyderabad in IPL 2024, demonstrating remarkable form with the bat. Over seven innings, the left-handed opener has amassed 325 runs at an impressive average of 46.43 and a striking strike rate of 212.42. His aggressive batting has resulted in a tally of 39 fours and 18 sixes, alongside scoring two half-centuries and a memorable century.

Given his explosive batting style, Head’s wicket is pivotal for Chennai Super Kings in their upcoming clash. His ability to change the course of a game quickly means that stopping him early could be key to preventing a high-scoring onslaught from the Sunrisers. As such, Chennai’s bowlers will need to strategize effectively to dismiss the formidable Australian opener.

Probable Best Bowler

Matheesha Pathirana is emerging as a crucial asset for Chennai Super Kings, particularly in their upcoming match against Sunrisers Hyderabad. The young right-arm pacer has impressively taken 11 wickets across five games, maintaining an average of 13.82 and a strike rate of 10.91, complemented by an economical rate of just 7.60. His effectiveness, especially towards the end of the innings, has made him a key figure in captain Gaikwad’s bowling strategy.

Pathirana’s upcoming challenge against the explosive batting lineup of Sunrisers Hyderabad promises to be a highlight of the game. His ability to deliver under pressure and contain high-scoring batsmen will be critical for Chennai, making his duel with the Sunrisers’ hitters a highly anticipated spectacle for cricket fans.

Scenario 1

Chennai Super Kings win the toss and bowl

Power Play score – 60-70

First Innings Score – 200-210

Chennai Super Kings win the match

Scenario 2

Sunrisers Hyderabad win the toss and bowl

Power Play score – 50-60

First Innings Score – 180-190

Sunrisers Hyderabad win the match