Du Plessis, who survived a stumping chance at two, slammed Ferguson for back-to-back fours before ending the over with a six over long-off to reach his half-century in 35 balls. Uthappa (31) made full use of a reprieve from Sunil Narine to slam Chakravarthy followed by Narine for sixes. But Narine had the last laugh as Uthappa's attempt to reverse sweep ended in a plumb lbw decision.
Faf du Plessis hit a splendid half-century as Chennai Super Kings set a challenging total in the Indian Premier League summit clash against Kolkata Knight Riders
Dhoni's CSK have three titles with five final defeats while KKR have won both their finals under the mercurial Gautam Gambhir.
KKR got off to a bad start, consolidated in the first 10 overs, lost some momentum between overs 14-16, and then finished with a flourish as they kept alive their hopes of using the slow track to their benefit.
Mumbai: Kolkata Knight Riders’ (KKR) lower order put up a brave fight but could not get their team past the finishing line, as Chennai Super Kings (CSK) beat them by…
Dubai: Chennai Super Kings (CSK) restricted Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR) to 172 runs in the 49th match of Indian Premier League (IPL) at the Dubai International Stadium. Chasing the target of 173 runs, CSK beat KKR by 6 wickets scoring 178 runs. CSK openers Shane Watson and Ruturaj Gaikwad began the 2nd innings. Both the […]
Dubai: Chennai Super Kings (CSK) won the toss and chose to bowl against Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR) in the 49th match of Indian Premier League (IPL) at the Dubai International Stadium on Thursday. CSK restricted KKR to 172/5. Nitish became the highest run-scorer of the first innings. KKR openers Nitish Rana and Shubman Gill had […]
New Delhi: In a disturbing incident, Mahendra Singh Dhoni’s five-year old daughter received rape threats from social media trolls following Chennai Super Kings’ loss to Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR) on Tuesday night. CSK failed to chase a 168-run target, losing the game to KKR by 10 runs. Dhoni’s wife, Sakshi, got the threats on her […]