IPL 2022: The journey of IPL 2022 for the defending champion Chennai Super Kings has been very bad so far. The team has lost 6 out of the first 8 matches of this season and won only 2 matches. Chennai Super Kings (CSK) is now in danger of being out of IPL 2022. In the 38th match of the league, CSK suffered an 11-run defeat at the hands of Punjab Kings, but the way for CSK to reach the playoffs is not closed yet.
This season has been no less than a nightmare for the 4-time champion and second most successful team in IPL, Chennai Super Kings (CSK) and their fans. However, the journey is not over yet. CSK still has every chance to make it to the playoffs this season. There are 6 matches left for Chennai Super Kings (CSK), the team will have to win all these matches. Along with winning the match, Chennai (CSK) will also have to focus on the net run rate. At present, the net run rate of CSK is -0.534. If CSK wins all the remaining matches, then the net run rate will decide the playoff.
|Kolkata Knight Riders||lost by 6 wickets|
|Lucknow Super Giants||lost by 6 wickets|
|Punjab Kings||lost by 54 runs|
|Sunrisers Hyderabad||lost by 8 wickets|
|Gujarat Titans||lost by 3 wickets|
|Punjab Kings||lost by 11 runs|
This was the second collision between Punjab Kings and Chennai Super Kings in IPL 2022. Punjab Kings managed to defeat CSK both the times. Before this match, the two had a face-off on April 3, in that match Punjab Kings defeated Chennai Super Kings (CSK) by 54 runs. In this match too, Chennai Super Kings (CSK) got defeated while chasing runs. CSK has defeated Royal Challengers Bangalore and Mumbai Indians in this season.