New Delhi. The 45th match of IPL 2023 will be played between Chennai Super Kings and Lucknow Super Giants. Both are coming face to face for the second time this season. In the last encounter, Dhoni’s team won by 12 runs. Before this match, Lucknow got a big blow in the form of captain KL Rahul, who will not be seen in today’s match due to injury. Krunal Pandya will take charge of the team in his place. There is a race to get ahead between the two. If Lucknow wins today, it will reach number one. However, Chennai’s effort is on going ahead of it. At present, Lucknow is third with 10 points and Chennai is fourth with the same number of points.