Chennai Super Kings and Punjab Kings have never disappointed the fans regarding the entertainment quotient. When these two teams lock horns, it has been highly fancied encounters with run-fests more often than not. Chennai Super Kings are the most successful team in the history of the Indian Premier League in terms of the most matches won in the tournament.
Having played 209 games since the inception of the Indian Premier League, Chennai Super Kings have won as many as 121 games and lost 86 games. They have the best win percentage of 58.41 in the IPL. On the other hand, Punjab Kings literally struggled to produce the much-needed dynamics and spark in their IPL journey. Although they have churned out memorable wins, they lost plenty of games.
Having played as many as 218 games in the IPL, Punjab Kings won 98 games and lost 116 games. They have a win percentage of 45.87. Punjab Kings made it to the finals only once in their history. They reached the finals in the IPL 2014 edition. However, they surrendered at the hands of Kolkata Knight Riders in the epic final showdown. Since then, Punjab Kings never qualified for the playoffs.
CSK won four titles under MS Dhoni’s captaincy and will be looking forward to making a serious title bid in the upcoming season. They failed to qualify for the playoffs in the previous campaign as they finished ninth on the IPL 2022 table. They mustered only four wins and lost the rest of the ten matches in the league stage. PBKS finished sixth on the table with seven wins and seven defeats.
CSK vs PBKS Head-to-Head
|Played||CSK Won||PBKS Won||Tie||No Result|
Chennai Super Kings and Punjab Kings have faced each other 28 times as of the 15th edition of the IPL. CSK are slightly ahead in terms of the head-to-head stat as they have won 16 games. On the other hand, PBKS won 12 games against CSK. There were one-sided encounters, run-fest and closely-fought battles between these two teams so far. For the record, PBKS won the last three meetings against CSK.
CSK vs PBKS: All-Season Stats
|1-Nov-2020||CSK||9 Wickets||Abu Dhabi|
|17-April-2014||PBKS*||6 wickets||Abu Dhabi|
|20-March-2010||PBKS*||Match Tied (Kings XI Punjab won in the super over)||Chepauk|