Chennai fielded an unchanged side as Bangalore made three changes for today's match. Injured paceman Zaheer Khan will warm the bench and the Vijay Mallya-owned side left out Cameron White and Bharat Chipli. Mark Boucher, Virat Kohli and Vinaykumar are the replacements.
Chennai Super Kings: Parthiv Patel (wk), Stephen Fleming, S Vidyut, Suresh Raina, S Badrinath, Mahendra Singh Dhoni (capt), Albie Morkel, Manpreet Gony, L Balaji, Muttiah Muralitharan, Makhaya Ntini.
Bangalore Royal Challengers: Virat Kohli, Jacques Kallis, Sreevats Goswami (wk), Rahul Dravid (capt), Misbah-ul-Haq, Mark Boucher, Praveen Kumar, Anil Kumble, B Akhil, R Vinaykumar, Dale Steyn