IPL 2019, CSK vs KXIP: For the third wicket between Sarfaraz Khan and Lokesh Rahul, 110 runs were shared and the match slipped from the hands of Chennai. Meanwhile, Dhoni showed his magic but luck did not support him.
In the Indian Premier League 2019, Chennai Super Kings (CSK) have come back on the way to victory.After tasting defeat at the hands of Mumbai Indians, they defeated Kings XI Punjab by 22 runs on Saturday (April 6th) on their home ground. Sarfaraz Khan and Kail Rahul scored the fifties from Punjab, But the rest of the batsmen could not do anything. In the captaincy of MS Dhoni, the spin bowlers of Chennai, who curbed the run-rate, resulted in the fact that despite being 5 wickets in hand, Punjab could not make 161 needed to win.
Punjab, chasing the target, gave a double blow to Harbhajan in the second over. Bhajji gave his intentions out of Chris Gayle and Mayank Agarwal. But after this, there was a 110-run partnership between Sarfaraz and Rahul and the match slipped from Chennai’s hands. Meanwhile, Dhoni showed his magic but luck did not support him.
Actually, Ravindra Jadeja came in 13th over for the second innings. The fourth ball came from Rahul’s bat-pads, reaching four-five meters away from the stumps, that Dhoni threw a stroke. The stumps were scattered and the lights were burnt by precise throw but the cribs did not fall.
The commentary team was extremely surprised by seeing this site and KL Rahul as ‘Kismmwala’. Earlier, Chennai’s score of 160 runs on three wickets in the opening match of the opening fixture of Faf du Plessis, Dhoni and Ambati Rayudu in the slog overs.
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Du Plessis played 38 balls to score 54 runs with the help of two fours and four sixes. In the slog overs, Dhoni (37 not out from 23 balls) and Rayudu (21 runs in 15 balls) added 60 runs for the fourth wicket. The team scored 52 runs in the last five overs with both the smoke partnership.