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IPL 6 May 12 match preview, points table : Rajasthan Royals vs Chennai Super Kings

Jaipur, May 12 (): The 61st IPL match between Rajasthan Royals and Chennai Super Kings will be played on Sunday May 12 at Sawai Mansingh Stadium, Jaipur.

Positions of Rajasthan Royals and Chennai Super Kings in the points table:

Points Tally
Team

P

W

L

RR

Points

Chennai Super Kings

13

10

3

0.687

20

Rajasthan Royals

13

9

4

0.445

18

CSK has already booked the playoffs berth for the sixth time in the IPL with ten wins while RR is also very close to CSK with nine wins.

Royals are playing their last match on home soil. The team would look to combine their position in the points table and upstage top-placed Chennai when the two most balanced sides clash at the Sawai Mansingh stadium in Jaipur.

Chennai Super Kings:

By winning 10 matches, CSK has their confidence is in sky-high and the spirit and the morale positive.

The team has a strong batting line-up with Michael Hussey currently holding the Orange Cap for the most runs in the League. He has hit 574 runs at an average of 57.40 from 12 matches. Suresh Raina, MS Dhoni and Ravindra Jadeja have also provided the appearances at crucial moments of the game.

Dwayne Bravo with his amazing bowling styles has taken 21 wickets. He holds the Purple Cap for the leading wicket taker in the League so far. He has been well sustained by the Mohit Sharma and Chris Morris. R Ashwin and Jadeja have also done a good job and picking up wickets at crucial junctures.

Team from:

Chennai Super Kings: MS Dhoni (captain and wicketkeeper), Michael Hussey, Suresh Raina, Dwayne Bravo, Subaramaniam Badrinath, Ravindra Jadeja, Albie Morkel, Chris Morris, Ravichandran Ashwin, Mohit Sharma, Srikkanth Anirudha, Baba Aparajith, Akila Dananjaya, Faf du Plessis, Ben Hilfenhaus, Jason Holder, Imtiaz Ahmed, Shadab Jakati, R Karthikeyan, Nuwan Kulasekara, Ben Laughlin, Ronit More, Dirk Nannes, Ankit Rajpoot, Wriddhiman Saha and Vijay Shankar.

Rajasthan Royals:

Skipper Rahul Dravid has been inspiring in his leadership and has led his boys from the front.

On considering the batting line-up, Ajinkya Rahane, Rahul Dravid and Shane Watson have been the backbone of Rajasthan. In addition, Sanju Samson, the talented youngster from Kerala has been a surprise and has come up with impressive knocks under pressure.

Considering the bowling line, Kevon Cooper. Shane Watson and the off-spinner, Ajit Chandila have also provided the important breakthroughs and kept the batsmen in check.

The Royals have an unbeaten line winning seven out of seven at Jaipur and their home domination will surely be tested as they take on the best team in the IPL today.

Team from:

Rajasthan Royals: Rahul Dravid (captain), Ajinkya Rahane, Stuart Binny, S Sreesanth, Shaun Tait, Siddharth Trivedi, Shane Watson, Dishant Yagnik, Ajit Chandila, Ankeet Chavan, Kevon Cooper, Fidel Edwards, James Faulkner, Shreevats Goswami, Samuel Badree, Harmeet Singh, Brad Hodge, Brad Hogg, Vikramjeet Malik, Kumar Boresa, Ashok Menaria, Kusal Perera, Sachin Baby, Sanju Samson, Owais Shah, Rahul Shukla, Amit Singh, Pravin Tambe.

Full points table after May 11 matches:

Points Tally
Team

P

W

L

RR

Points

Chennai Super Kings

13

10

3

0.687

20

Mumbai Indians

13

9

4

0.648

18

Rajasthan Royals

13

9

4

0.445

18

Royal Challengers Bangalore

13

8

5

0.54

16

Sunrisers Hyderabad

13

8

5

-0.092

16

Kings XI Punjab

13

5

8

-0.018

10

Kolkata Knight Riders

13

5

8

-0.071

10

Delhi Daredevils

13

3

10

-0.737

6

Pune Warriors

14

2

12

-1.314

4

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