IPL Playoffs 2023: Indian Premier League 2023 season has reached its last stage playoffs. MI defeated LSG by a huge margin of 81 runs in the Eliminator match between Mumbai Indians and Lucknow Super Giants at 7:30 pm on 24th May. After winning the toss and electing to bat first on a slow Chennai pitch, Mumbai Indians set a target of 183 runs in front of Lucknow, chasing which Lucknow’s team was reduced to 101 runs. After winning this match against Lucknow, the team of Mumbai Indians will now play against Gujarat Titans in Qualifier 2 at Narendra Modi Stadium on 26 May. In such a situation, his eyes will be on winning the match against Gujarat and reaching the final. At the same time, the IPL final will be played on May 28 at the Narendra Modi Stadium in Gujarat.
On the other hand, four-time champions Mahendra Singh Dhoni-led Chennai Superkings have already entered the final of IPL 2023 after defeating defending champions Gujarat Titans in the Qualifier 1 match. In the IPL matches held since 2008, Mumbai Indians and Chennai Super Kings have captured the IPL trophy a total of 9 times, in which Mumbai Indians have won the trophy a total of 5 times and Chennai Super Kings 4 times. In such a situation, both these teams will be eyeing to become champions once again.
CSK and MI have clashed so many times in the final
Both MI (Mumbai Indians) and CSK (Chennai Superkings) teams have clashed in the finals 4 times so far. In which Mumbai Indians have captured the trophy by defeating Chennai Super Kings three times. At the same time, Chennai Super Kings have been able to beat Mumbai Indians only once in the IPL final.
MI vs CSK final match
• Mumbai Indians and Chennai Super Kings faced each other for the first time in the final of IPL 2010, in which Chennai Super Kings defeated Mumbai Indians by 22 runs to lift the trophy.
• Mumbai Indians and Chennai Super Kings clashed for the second time in the 2013 IPL final. In this, Mumbai Indians defeated Chennai Super Kings by 23 runs.
• In the final of IPL 2015, once again Mumbai Indians and Chennai Super Kings were face to face. In this match held at Kolkata’s Eden Garden, Rohit Sharma’s team Mumbai Indians registered a big win by 41 runs over Mahendra Singh Dhoni’s team Chennai Super Kings.
• MI and CSK last met in the final in 2019. In this match held in Hyderabad, Chennai Super Kings once again faced defeat against Mumbai Indians, in which Mumbai Indians captured the trophy by winning by just one run.
In such a situation, the fans of these two teams want that the two most successful teams in IPL history will once again have an exciting final match. If we assess the matches of Mumbai Indians in the last few matches, then it is known that the team of Mumbai Indians is in tremendous form and can reach the finals once again. At the same time, Chennai Super Kings bowling coach Dwayne Bravo jokingly says about the final match between Chennai Super Kings and Mumbai Indians that personally he does not want Chennai Super Kings to play Mumbai Indians in the final. .