Indian Premier League Match 25
Rajasthan Royals vs Chennai Super Kings
Toss : Chennai Super Kings won the toss and decided to bowl first
After sending to bat by MS Dhoni, RR got the drizzling start as their openers Ajinkya Rahane and Jos Buttler were again looking good. But again their misfortune continues and did not manage to score big. There was a collapse after them. Sanju Samson also did not click today. Steve Smith again struggle as he scored only 15 runs off 22 balls. Rahul Tripathi also got out cheaply on 10. Ben Stokes scored 28 runs off 26 balls, Riyan Parag also made an early exit on 16 runs. Jofra Archer and Shreyas Gopal added some valuable runs in the last over for Rajasthan Royals.
Shreyas Gopal scored 19 runs off 7 balls and Jofra Archer scored quick 13 in the end guided their team to a respectable total of 151 runs in 20 overs.
Rajasthan Royals Score : 151-7 in 20 overs.
In reply of Rajasthan Royals 151 runs, Chennai Super Kings were never looking comfortable out there. Shane Watson out on 0, Faf Du Plessis on 7, Suresh Raina on 4 and Kedar Jadhav on 1 run. At one stage they were down and out as a scorecard looking very pathetic with 24 runs on the board and 4 wickets were down in 6 overs. After that, it was Ambati Rayudu and MS Dhoni who took the responsibility and added 95 runs in 68 balls. But still, it was looking way too far from the reach of Chennai Super Kings.
They however took the match to the last over with 18 runs to get. Contention directly toward the end as Dhoni is out on the ground from the uncovered and he is completely angry with the umpires. The square leg umpire didn’t call no-ball however the other umpire had give a full hurl from Stokes as a no-ball. Dhoni is telling his inclination as he out in the center.
Chennai Super Kings have beaten Rajasthan Royals by four wickets as Mitchell Santner’s last-ball six wins for the meeting group in Jaipur. Prior, RR was limited by CSK bowlers for 151/7 of every 20 overs. CSK lost four early wickets in the pursuit however association among Dhoni and Rayudu got them close. Stirs surrendered 21 keeps running from the last over as CSK won their third match on the jog.