Indian Premier League Match 50
Chennai Super Kings vs Delhi Capitals
Toss: Delhi Capitals won the toss and decided to bowl first
After sending to bat by Shreyas Iyer, Chennai Super Kings opener Shane Watson was not looking convencing at all. He struggled badly and out after wasting 9 balls and without scoring a single run. Suresh Rain has given the responsibility to consolidate the innings along with Faf Du Plesis. Faf Du Plesis was looking focused towards his cause and scored timely 59 runs before he was dismissed by Axar Patel. Suresh Raina, however, played his part and scored a half century before he became the victim of Jagadeesha Suchith. M.S Dhoni was looking in an aggresive mood along with Ravendra Jadeja who was sent up the order this time by the skipper.
M.S Dhoni remain unbeaten on 44 runs off 22 balls in the end. Ravendra Jadeja scored quickfire 25 runs off 10 balls which include 2 fours and 2 sixes as well. CSK finshes with a handsome total of 179 runs in the end.
Chennai Super Kings score : 179-4 in 20 overs.
In reply of CSK 179 runs, Delhi Capitals suffer from san esrly loss in the form on Prithvi Shaw dismissal who departs early on 4 runs. Shikhar Dhawan and Shreyas Iyer showed some resistance and scored 19 and 41 runs respectively. Apart from these two no one even reached to the double figure mark. Rishabh Pant, Colin Ingram and , Axar Patel they all fail to perform today.
Imran Tahir was the star of the show with 4 wickets under his belt and give away only 12 runs in his 3.2 overs. Delhi capital team was bowled out on 99 runs only in 16 overs.