Defending Champions GT Face 4-time Winners CSK

The IPL 2023 season kicks off with a clash between defending champions Gujarat Titans and

four-time winners Chennai Super Kings at the Narendra Modi Stadium on Friday.

It will be a battle between mentor and mentee as CSK skipper MS Dhoni faces off

against his protege and GT captain Hardik Pandya.

While GT won the tournament last season, CSK finished second to last in the table.

The Dhoni-led side will be aiming to win a record-equalling fifth trophy this year, while GT will be looking to defend their title.

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