In a match played against Royal Challengers Bangalore, Chennai dominated the game. Chennai won by six wickets.
‘If winning toss is a job, then I am the boss of it’. As always Mahi won the toss, and decided to bowl first. It became really difficult for Csk bowlers to break the partnership of Kohli and Devdutt. They gave a brilliant start to the game and it was expected that if they will go with the same phase they will cross the score of 180 easily. But champion Bravo took the charge and decided to break the partnership, he took the wicket of Virat when the game was in rcbs hand. Captain Virat made 53 runs and supported the youngster Padikal on the pitch. Devdutt made 70 runs, a outstanding innings by both of them. Shardul Thakur, bowled a excellent spell, sending Abd and Padikkal back to pavilion. Mr. Three sixty degree was unable to perform in yesterday’s match even. Bravo again by his magic ball, took wickets of Maxwell and Patel, giving only 24 runs in 4 overs.
Gaikwad and Faf this time also didn’t disappoint Msd, he and Faf gave a start which was much needed for Csk. Gaikwad hitted 38 runs giving wicket to Chahal, moreover it was not Chahal’s wicket but Virat’s wicket. He took a outstanding catch which send Ruturaj back. Maxwell took the wicket of Faf, which was expected to be a bit game changer. But no, Mohin Ali a player of class with Ambati Rayudu pushed the scored from where it was going to be a easy win for Csk. Then the best friend duo came to bat and ended the match in the 18th over itself. Dhoni and Raina were seen playing together after a long time and they finished the match off in style.
What a team Csk is! A perfect team game was this. A good start, after that the middle order got good runs on the board and finally Dhoni and Raina ended the match pretty well. The bowlers after getting smashed by kholi and padikkal came back stronger. The feilding is always up to the mark, when it comes to Csk’ fielding. So it was a perfect team game for Csk.