IPL 2023 GT vs CSK: Who Will Win The 1st Match Of The Tournament? Prediction

Updated: 31 March 2023

GT vs CSK 2023
Image Source- Twitter.com/JioCinema

IPL 2023 GT vs CSK: Who Will Win The 1st Match Of The Tournament? Prediction. The start of the 2023 Indian Premier League is imminent. Gujarat Titans vs Chennai Super Kings will face each other in the 16th season of the Indian Premier League (IPL) on Friday, March 31, 2023.

The game will take place at Ahmedabad’s Narendra Modi Stadium, and it will begin at 7:30 PM local time. That will be a huge game that will establish the tone of the tournament, and tickets for it have already sold out. The match between MS Dhoni and Hardik Pandya is being billed as one of the IPL 2023 matchups to watch out for.

While Chennai Super Kings have won the tournament four times, Gujarat Titans are the current champions. It’s a match of champions, and the victorious squad will leave with a lot of assurance and self-belief. IPL 2023 matches involving CSK are now more important than ever because MS Dhoni will likely play his final IPL season.

GT vs CSK Head-To-Head

Since Gujarat Titans are one of the newest teams in the IPL and have only played one season, their head-to-head record is only two matches, both of which they have won.

Also Read: IPL 2023 Schedule: IPL Teams, Groups, Full Schedule, Venues, Time In IST, Results, Points Table, Man Of The Match List, And All You Need To Know

GT & CSK Squads For IPL 2023

Gujarat Titans (GT) Squad IPL 2023– Wriddhiman Saha, Mohammed Shami, Matthew Wade, David Miller, Vijay Shankar, Pradeep Sangwan, Jayant Yadav, Rahul Tewatia, Hardik Pandya(C), Rashid Khan, Alzarri Joseph, Darshan Nalkande, Shubman Gill, Shivam Mavi, J Little, Noor Ahmad, R Sai Kishore, Abhinav Manohar Sadarangani, Sai Sudharsan, Yash Dayal, Sai Kishore, Urvil Patel, KS Bharath, Odean Smith, Mohit Sharma.

Chennai Super Kings (CSK) Squad IPL 2023– MS Dhoni (C), Ravindra Jadeja, Ambati Rayudu, Dwaine Pretorius, Moeen Ali, Ajinkya Rahane, Kyle Jamieson, Mitchell Santner, Deepak Chahar, Shivam Dube, Ben Stokes, Ruturaj Gaikwad, Tushar Deshpande, Maheesh Theekshana, Siasnada Magala, Matheesha Pathirana, Subhranshu Senapati, Rajvardhan Hangargekar, Shaik Rasheed, Prashant Solanki, Simarjeet Singh, Ajay Mandal, Bhagath Varma, Mukesh Choudhary, Nishant Sindhu.

Also Read: IPL 2023 GT vs CSK: Complete Injury Update, Squads And Probable Playing 11

Predictions For GT vs CSK Match

The Gujarat Titans (GT) are predicted to defeat Chennai Super Kings (CSK) in the tournament’s opening game. The Hardik Pandya-led team is perfectly balanced and has the greatest choices to play in each situation.

The CSK team, on the other hand, is more suited for pitches that offer spin. At the Chepauk stadium, where the ball will do a lot of spinning, CSK will be a dominant force, but on grounds like Ahmedabad, CSK can entirely crumble.

Gujarat Titans, on the other hand, cannot afford to be complacent when facing a Chennai Super Kings team that has a solid core of seasoned players. Also, MS Dhoni’s final IPL season as a player is likely to be this one. He would want to exit on a high note.