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MS Dhoni won the toss and opted to bowl at Maharashtra Cricket Association Stadium, Pune on Sunday.
The two top teams will lock horns as Chennai host Hyderabad and fight to book a berth in the play-offs of IPL 2018.
Although, Hyderabad have already qualified in the play-off but team Chennai is just one win away from solidifying the place in the top four.
For Chennai there is just one change, Deepak Chahar comes in for Karn Sharma.
For Hyderabad, Deepak Hooda has been included in the squad as Yusuf Pathan is facing some health issues.
Chennai: Shane Watson, Ambati Rayudu, Suresh Raina, Sam Billings, MS Dhoni(w/c), Dwayne Bravo, Ravindra Jadeja, David Willey, Harbhajan Singh, Deepak Chahar, Shardul Thakur
Hyderabad: Alex Hales, Shikhar Dhawan, Kane Williamson(c), Manish Pandey, Shakib Al Hasan, Deepak Hooda, Shreevats Goswami(w), Rashid Khan, Bhuvneshwar Kumar, Siddarth Kaul, Sandeep Sharma