Chennai Super Kings MS Dhoni: The first qualifier of IPL 2023 will take place today (May 23) between Chennai Super Kings and Gujarat Titans. Gujarat Titans have qualified for the playoffs by topping the points table. At the same time, the Chennai Super Kings team was at number two. CSK can win the IPL 2023 trophy. The figures bear witness to this fact. Let’s know about it.
CSK can win the IPL trophy
CSK won the title in the year 2011, year 2018 and year 2021. In these three seasons, the Chennai Super Kings team finished second in the points table. This season also the CSK points table is in 2nd position. The team won 8 out of 14 matches and lost only 5. For the CSK team, being number two in the points table has always been a profitable business. He has won the trophy three times while at number two. In such a situation, CSK team can name this year’s IPL trophy.
Such is the record in the playoffs
So far in the IPL qualifiers, Chennai Super Kings have played 6 matches out of which they have won 4. At the same time, they have faced defeat in 2 matches. Both times Mumbai Indians have beaten him. Mahi Sena’s challenge to Gujarat Titans in Qualifier-1 of IPL 2023 will not be easy at all.
This was the performance in the playoffs
The Chennai Super Kings team has so far won the IPL trophy four times under the captaincy of Mahendra Singh Dhoni. The team has reached the playoffs for the 12th time under his captaincy. Out of 12, the team has reached the final 9 times. Chennai Super Kings have played 24 matches in the IPL playoffs, winning 15 of them. At the same time, he had to face defeat at 9.
CSK performance in IPL so far
Year 2008 – Defeated in the final
Year 2009 – Lost in the semifinals
Year 2010 – Won the title
Year 2011 – Won the title
Year 2012 – Defeated in the final
Year 2013 – Defeated in the final
Year 2014 – Qualifier-2 Lost
Year 2015 – Defeated in the final
Year 2016 – Team did not play due to suspension
Year 2017 – The team did not play due to suspension
Year 2018 – Won the title
Year 2019 – Defeated in the final
Year 2021 – Won the title
Year 2022 – Did not qualify for the playoffs