Chennai Super Kings defeated Kolkata Knight Riders by six wickets in the match played at the Dubai International Stadium in IPL-13 on Thursday. Kolkata, batting first, scored 172 runs for the loss of five wickets in 20 overs. Chennai achieved this goal on the last ball.
Rituraj Gaikwad scored 72 runs with the help of six fours and two sixes in 53 balls for Chennai. Ambati Rayudu scored 38 runs off 20 balls with the help of five fours and a six.
Ravindra Jadeja scored an unbeaten 31 with the help of two fours and three sixes in 11 balls to give Team Chennai the victory. Mumbai Indians have benefited from this win by Chennai. She has qualified for the playoffs.
Nitish Rana, who landed as an opener for Kolkata, played a brilliant half-century.
Rana played an innings of 87 runs. He faced 61 balls and hit 10 fours and four sixes. Shubman Gill scored 26 runs. Dinesh’s unbeaten 21 runs scored.
Lungi Nagidi took two wickets for Chennai.