After Faf du Plessis (58), at the end of the fast-paced innings of Ambati Rayudu and Ravindra Jadeja, Chennai Super Kings set a target of 180 runs in front of Delhi Capitals in the IPL-13 match being played at the Sharjah Cricket Stadium on Saturday. is. Rayudu and Jadeja scored 67 runs in the last five overs, giving the team a score of 179 runs, losing four wickets in 20 overs.
Chennai again sent Sam Curran to start the innings with du Plessis. In this match, he gave his wicket to Tushar Pandey on the third ball. Kurain did not even open the account.
Shane Watson and du Plessis then started collecting runs. Both added 87 runs. Enrique Nortje bowled Watson and gave Chennai the second blow. Watson scored 36 runs. On the third ball of the 13th over, Shikhar Dhawan dropped a catch to du Plessis.
Before this however, du Plessis had completed his half-century.
However, Dhawan did not miss the catch of du Plessis on the fourth ball of the 15th over. This time the bowler was Kagiso Rabada. Du Plessis scored 58 runs off 47 balls with the help of six fours and two fours. Captain Mahendra Singh Dhoni once again failed and could score only three runs.
From here, Rayudu and Jadeja pioneered the team and shared a 50-run partnership. Rayudu scored an unbeaten 45 in his innings of 25 balls with a four and a six. Jadeja smashed 33 off 13 balls which included four magnificent sixes.
Nortje took two wickets for Delhi. Tusshar and Rabada took one wicket each.