CSK vs KXIP 2014 IPL: Kings XI Punjab Win, Will Face KKR in Final

By Zachary Stieber
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May 29, 2014 Updated: July 18, 2015

It’s CSK vs KXIP in the Qualifier 2 in the Indian Premier League playoffs.

UPDATE: KXIP won by 24 runs. The final tally was KXIP 226/6 (20) and CSK 202/7 (20).

The Kings will now face the Knight Riders in the final on Sunday, June 1 at M. Chinnaswamy Stadium in Bengaluru.

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The teams are set to face off at Wankhede stadium in Mumbai on Friday, May 30.

The cricket match is slated to start at 8 p.m. IST (2:30 p.m. GMT).

The match will be broadcast on Set Max and Sony Six in India, OSN in the Middle East, GeoSuper in Pakistan, and Willow TV in the United States.

It will also be broadcast on Maasaranga TV in Bangladesh, CSN in Sri Lanka, SuperSport in Africa, StarHub in Singapore, PCCW in Hong Kong, Astro in Malaysia, EMTV in Papua New Guinea, Sky NZ in New Zealand, ITV in the United Kingdom, Sportsnet in Canada.

Live streaming will be available through Go Cricket, Star Sports, and nexGTV in India; OSN in the Middle East; TBC in Pakistan; Willow TV in the U.S.; Rogers in Canada; and Go Cricket internationally.

KXIP lost to KKR in Qualifier 1 by 28 runs. CSK beat MI in the Eliminator by seven wickets.

Whichever team wins will advance to face the Knight Riders in the final on Sunday, June 1 at M. Chinnaswamy Stadium in Bengaluru.

See highlights from the last match between the teams and as videos on their journeys to the playoffs, as well as squads for the match, below.

Highlights 

The teams met twice this year in the regular season. The Super Kings lost both times.

KXIP won by 44 runs on May 7 in Cuttack while KXIP won by six wickets on April 18 in Abu Dhabi.

Squads

CSK

MS Dhoni (C) (W), Ravichandran Ashwin, Dwayne Bravo, Ravindra Jadeja, Suresh Raina, Francois du Plessis, Dwayne Smith, Brendon McCullum, Ashish Nehra, Mohit Sharma, Ishwar Pandey, Ben Hilfenhaus, John Hastings, Samuel Badree, Matt Henry, Mithun Manhas, Vijay Shankar, Ronit More, Baba Aparajith, Pawan Negi, David Hussey

KXIP

George Bailey (C), David Miller, Manan Vohra, Mitchell Johnson, Glenn Maxwell, Virender Sehwag, Rishi Dhawan, Wriddhiman Saha, Shaun Marsh, Cheteshwar Pujara, Beuran Hendricks, Lakshmipathy Balaji, Thisara Perera, Gurkeerat Mann Singh, Murali Kartik, Sandeep Sharma, Mandeep Singh, Akshar Patel, Parvinder Awana, Shardul Thakur, Anureet Singh, Shivam Sharma, Karanveer Singh

Zachary Stieber
Zachary Stieber covers U.S. and world news. He is based in Maryland.