Chennai: Should a host team have any sort of advantage in the Indian Premier League (IPL)? A guideline of the Ground and Pitches Committee of BCCI clearly states that shouldn't be the case. However, Royal Challengers Bangalore coach Ray Jennings said a few weeks ago that a host team deserves an edge.
Reigning IPL Champions Chennai Super Kings defend their crown in their backyard, the MA Chidambaram Stadium , where their haven't lost a game since April 15, 2010.
Excerpts from CSK coach Stephen Fleming's media interaction on Friday.