Toss : Chennai won the toss and elected to bat first
Umpires : Richard Illingworth (England) and Chettithody Shamsuddin (India)
TV umpire : Billy Bowden (New Zealand)
Match referee : Andy Pycroft (Zimbabwe)
Chennai Super Kings : Faf du Plessis, Brendon McCullum, Suresh Raina, Dwayne Smith, MS Dhoni(c & wk), Dwayne Bravo, Ravichandran Ashwin, Ravindra Jadeja, Pawan Negi, Ashish Nehra, Mohit Sharma.
Kings XI Punjab : Virender Sehwag, Cheteshwar Pujara, David Miller, Glenn Maxwell, George Bailey(c), Wriddhiman Saha(wk), Mitchell Johnson, Akshar Patel, Rishi Dhawan, Parvinder Awana, Lakshmipathy Balaji.