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IPL 2019, CSK vs RR preview: Chennai pitch in spotlight as RR eye first win

The IPL 2019 opener saw a rank turner in Chennai as Royal Challengers Bangalore were bundled out for 70, a target that CSK achieved in the 18th over

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CSK spin bowlers Ravindra Jadeja and Harbhajan Singh during a training session ahead of the IPL match between Chennai Super Kings (CSK) and Rajasthan Royals (RR) at MAC Stadium, in Chennai. Photo: PTI

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In Match 12 of VIVO Indian Premier League 2019 (IPL 2019), when Chennai Super Kings (CSK) take on Rajasthan Royals the spotlight will be on the pitch at M Chidambaram Stadium in Chennai. The IPL 2019 opener saw a rank turner in Chennai as Royal Challengers Bangalore were bundled out for 70, a target that CSK achieved in the 18th over to win by seven wickets. But the slowness of the track drew criticism from both the captains -- Mahendra Singh Dhoni and Virat Kohli. CSK will aim to win the match which would help them to hold the top

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First Published: Mar 31 2019 | 10:00 AM IST

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