Chennai Super Kings defeated Gujarat Titans by 15 runs on Tuesday in the IPL 2023 Qualifier 1 match at the M. A. Chidambaram Stadium in Chennai.
The last time MS Dhoni’s team reached the championship game was in the 2021 campaign. They got the victory when they triumphed against Kolkata Knight Riders to win their fourth trophy. CSK’s return to the summit clash comes after their second-worst IPL season, finishing ninth out of ten teams in the 2022 edition.
It was the Super Kings’ fourth triumph over Gujarat Titans (GT). The teams met in the IPL 2023 opening in Ahmedabad on March 31, with the home team winning by five wickets.
CSK has won four Indian Premier League (IPL) trophies. They lost three finals to Mumbai Indians (MI) and one to the Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR) and Rajasthan Royals (RR).
Chennai Super Kings (CSK) IPL records
Qualifier 1: CSK wins by six wickets against Royal Challengers Bangalore at Wankhede Stadium in Mumbai.
CSK defeated Royal Challengers Bangalore by 58 runs in the final at M. A. Chidambaram Stadium in Chennai.
CSK defeated Mumbai Indians by 38 runs in the eliminator at M. Chinnaswamy Stadium in Bengaluru.
Qualifier 2: Chennai Super Kings beat Delhi Daredevils by 86 runs at M. A. Chidambaram Stadium in Chennai.
CSK lost by five wickets against Kolkata Knight Riders in the final at M. A. Chidambaram Stadium in Chennai.
CSK defeated Mumbai Indians by 48 runs in Qualifier 1 at Feroz Shah Kotla in Delhi.
CSK lost by 23 runs against Mumbai Indians in the final at Eden Gardens in Kolkata.
CSK defeated Mumbai Indians by seven wickets in the eliminator – Brabourne Stadium, Mumbai
Qualifier 2: CSK lost by 24 runs against Kings XI Punjab at Wankhede Stadium in Mumbai.
Qualifier 1: CSK lost by 25 runs against Mumbai Indians at Wankhede Stadium in Mumbai.
Chennai defeated Royal Challengers Bangalore by three wickets in Qualfier 2 – JSCA Stadium, Ranchi
CSK lost by 41 runs against Mumbai Indians in the final at Eden Gardens in Kolkata.
CSK Got 2 years BAN after 2016
WHY WAS CSK SUSPENDED FOR TWO YEARS?
In July 2015, the RM Lodha Committee sentenced India Cements, the owner of Chennai Super Kings, to two years in prison for their involvement in spot-fixing and betting.
The squad’s two-year suspension left supporters sad that their beloved team would not be fighting for the championship.
Chennai Super Kings- IPL Records from 2018 season
Qualifier 1: CSK wins by two wickets over Sunrisers Hyderabad at Wankhede Stadium in Mumbai.
CSK defeated Sunrisers Hyderabad by eight wickets in the final at Wankhede Stadium in Mumbai.
Qualifier 1: CSK lost by six wickets against Mumbai Indians at M. A. Chidambaram Stadium in Chennai.
CSK defeated Delhi Capitals by six wickets in Qualifier 2 at the ACA-VDCA Cricket Stadium in Visakhapatnam.
CSK fell to Mumbai Indians by one run in the final at the Rajiv Gandhi International Cricket Stadium in Hyderabad.
CSK defeated Delhi Capitals by four wickets in Qualifier 1 – Dubai International Cricket Stadium, Dubai
CSK defeated Kolkata Knight Riders by 27 runs in the final at the Dubai International Cricket Stadium.