Chennai Super Kings will be taking on Gujarat Titans in the final of Indian Premier League (IPL) 2023 on Sunday, May 28. The game will take place in Narendra Modi Stadium, Ahmedabad and has a starting time of 7:30 pm IST (Indian Standard Time). Chennai Super Kings qualified for the IPL 2023 Playoffs after finishing in the second spot in the group phase. Then they defeated Gujarat Titans at Chepauk to book their place in yet another IPL final. CSK now have a chance to become the joint-most successful team along with Mumbai Indians in the history of IPL if they can clinch their fifth IPL title. ‘Old Man’ and a ‘Pretender’: Shubman Gill Gets Ready To Spoil MS Dhoni’s Farewell Party in IPL 2023 Final.
On the other hand, Gujarat Titans are the defending champions. They finished at the top of the table and dominated the league phase. After losing to CSK in Qualifier 1, GT came back strong and defeated Mumbai Indians in the Qualifier 2 to cement their place in the summit clash. Gujarat can become only the third team (after CSK and MI) in the history of IPL to win back-to-back trophies if they can defeat CSK in the final match. Now ahead of this game, today in this article, let's take a look at how the weather will behave in Ahmedabad and the pitch of Narendra Modi Stadium will play out during the course of this match.
Ahmedabad Weather Report
Unfortunately for the fans, there is a good chance of rain in Ahmedabad during the IPL 2023 final between Chennai Super Kings and Gujarat Titans especially in the latter half of the game. Hence we might not get to see a full twenty-over match. The temperature meanwhile will remain between 32-38 degree Celcius. According to a report from Accuweather, the humidity will hover in the range of 38-70 percent. CSK vs GT IPL 2023 Preview: Likely Playing XIs, Key Battles, H2H and More About Chennai Super Kings vs Gujarat Titans Indian Premier League Season 16 Final Match in Ahmedabad.
Narendra Modi Cricket Stadium Pitch Report
The surface at Narendra Modi Stadium offers great help for the batters as the bounce remains true for the most part of the match. In the Qualifier 2 game between GT and MI, a very batting-friendly potch was used where batters found it easy to score runs. However, with a chance of rain in the corner, we might see the new ball bowlers getting some help.
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