won the toss & have decided to bat first
Watson & Faf du Plessis opens for CSK
6 by Faf off Shami helps CSK gets going
R. Ashwin gets the breakthrough!
tries to sweep but top-edges it to Sam Curran. Watto goes for 26. Suresh Raina
comes in at 3. CSK 56/1
Plessis gets 50!
to get to his fifty as he hits a six off Murugan Ashwin.
Plessis goes just after fifty!
goes for the big heive as Skipper Ashwin had bowled a carrom ball which he
didn’t quite get the elevation as he goes for 54. MS DHONI comes in. CSK 100/2
trouble for CSK!
Raina thinking there? I mean so irresponsible shot from him as just last ball
Du Plessis was oht and he made a bog mistake to go after the Skipper Ashwin. As
Raina goes for 17. Ambati Rayudu comes in. CSK 100/3
after 19.1 overs as 50 Runs partnership comes up as well
flurries from MSD & Rayudu gets CSK to 160/3
off last 18 balls
needs 161 runs to win
& Chris Gayle opens for them
can’t believe that as he just tries to go for the slog gets the thick edge and
MSD behind the stump doesn’t drop any. Gayle goes for 5. Mayank Agarwal comes
in at 3. KXIP 7/1
Bhajji day today it seems!
Agarwal has just come to the crease and he goes for the big one off Harbhajan
but the experience form Bhajji says it all as Du Plessis takes a superb catch
to end Agarwal’s innings as he goes for duck. Sarfaraz Khan comes in. KXIP 7/2
in deep deep trouble.
off Deepak Chahar and the chase is on as KL Rahul revives the KXIP
partnership between Kl Rahul & Sarfaraz Khan. This little man is playing a
gem of a knock here.
Little Champ! KXIP 102/2
50 up for
KL Rahul as well!
says 46 runs required off 18 balls
bowling from Kuggeleon and the plan works for CSK as Rahul goes for the pull
shot but didn’t times it well and goes to running Sir Jadeja as Rahul goes for
55. David Miller comes in. KXIP 117/3
is 39 runs required off 12 balls
cleans up David Miller!
he was gone for a quite a few runs but this time he bowls a cracker delivery to
end Miller’s stay. KXIP 135/4
runs required off 6 balls
goes as KXIP loses hope of winning as well
gets another one as Sarfaraz didn’t get hold of that one and Faf du Plessis
makes no mistake. As Sarfaraz goes for 67. Sam Curran comes in. KXIP 137/5
a miss from Sam Curran and CSK won by 22 runs
Harbhajan Singh for his spell : 4-1-17-2