Indian Premier League Match 5
Delhi Capitals vs Chennai Super Kings
Toss : Delhi Capitals won the toss and decided to bat first
Opted to bat first Delhi capitals batsmen were not looking comfortable at all, they lost their opener Prithvi Shaw on 24 off 16 balls while Shikhar Dhawan struggling on the other end to put the bat on the ball in the beginning well somehow manages to score 51 runs at last off 47 balls. The captain Shreyas Iyer also struggled to some extent as he also scored slow 18 runs off 20 balls. Colin Ingram also scored only 2 runs off 2 balls, Rishabh Pant somehow manages to somehow up the tempo of runs but his stay was also very minor as he left the field after scoring 25 runs off only 13 balls. Dwayne Bravo was the pick of the bowlers with 3 wickets under his belt.
Delhi Capitals Score : 147-6 in 20 overs.
In Reply to Delhi Capitals 147 runs CSK, got the flying start by their opener Shane Watson he was looking in hurry and want to finish the match early but he got out after scoring 44 runs off 26 balls. Ambati Rayudu dismissed early on 5 runs. Suresh Raina also showed his class with the bat in hand as he scored 30 runs off 16 balls. After that slaughter by these two, it was skipper M.S Dhoni and the fighter Kedar Jadhav guided them to the victory in the last over of the match with 6 wickets remaining. M.S Dhoni scored unbeaten 32 runs off 35 balls.