|2014 Champions League Twenty20|
| Kings XI Punjab
||vs|| Chennai Super Kings
ScheduleThursday, 2 October 2014 at 14:30 GMT / 15:30 UK / 20:00 IST
VenueRajiv Gandhi International Stadium, Uppal, Hyderabad
The best sides never compromise with their standard and try to maintain their goodwill by performance that can be witnessed in the second semi-final. The 2014 Champions League Twenty20 has reached to its climax and four competent teams made their way to the semi-finals. Kings XI Punjab maintained their supremacy in Group B by winning all four encounters in the tournament and grabbed 16 points. Chennai Super Kings won two, lost one, no result in the other, got 10 points and were placed at no,2 in Group A. The forthcoming match will between the two squads that will bring a lot of thrill for the spectators present in the stadium and cricket lovers across the globe.
Manan Vohra, David Miller and Virender Sehwag have scored hundred plus runs for KXIP in the event, Glenn Maxwell was unable to prove his talent and George Bailey can play an important role. Anureet Singh and Akshar Patel picked up three wickets each in the last match against Cape Cobras whereas Thisara Perera, Karanveer Singh and Parvinder Awana are bowling according to the situation.
CSK was reeling at 5-79 after 14.3 overs vs. Perth Scorchers when Ravindra Jadeja and MS Dhoni lifted their team and contributed useful 44 and 35 runs. Suresh Raina, Dwayne Bravo, Dwayne Smith and Brendon McCullum are aggressive batsmen while Ashish Nehra, Mohit Sharma and Ravichandran Ashwin are the in form bowlers.
Thursday, October 2, 2014 @ 14:30 GMT, 20:00 local at Rajiv Gandhi International Stadium, Uppal, Hyderabad.
Excellent playing conditions and the game will remain uninterrupted with temperatures around 20-33ᵒC.
The winner will opt to chase the target since there is no weather interruption.
A smooth track for the important match that will be filled by lofty hitting and classic bowling.
Kings XI Punjab – George Bailey (C), Virender Sehwag, Manan Vohra, Wriddhiman Saha, David Miller, Glenn Maxwell, Thisara Perera, Akshar Patel, Karanveer Singh, Parvinder Awana, Anureet Singh.
Chennai Super Kings – MS Dhoni (C), Dwayne Smith, Brendon McCullum, Suresh Raina, Faf du Plessis, Dwayne Bravo, Ravindra Jadeja, Ravichandran Ashwin, Ishwar Pandey, Ashish Nehra, Mohit Sharma.
Chennai Super Kings have the ability to surprise Kings XI Punjab.