KXIP vs CSK Match Report 18

Chennai Super Kings (CSK) beat Kings XI Punjab (KXIP) by ten wickets in the Dream11 Indian Premier League (IPL) 2020 at the Dubai International Cricket Stadium on Sunday.

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With KXIP electing to bat after winning the toss, made three significant changes by bringing in Harpreet Brar, Mandeep Singh and Chris Jordan. Mayank Agarwal and KL Rahul on the other hand played really well. The two took KXIP close to fifty at the end of the powerplay. While KXIP moved past 60 after eight overs, Piyush Chawla’s introduction into the attack gave CSK their first breakthrough after he dismissed Mayank for 26.

While KXIP made 6 runs in the seventh over, the CSK openers hit three fours in the next over. Watson, then hit a four and a six off Ravi Bishnoi to move into the 40s. The two then notched up their fifties in the 11th over as CSK marched past 110. In the 18th over, Faf-Watson brought up CSK’s highest opening partnership, surpassing Michael Hussey and Murali Vijay’s 159-run stand. Faf further hit a one-handed six that followed up with a four as CSK sealed a ten-wicket win and was successful in breaking their three-match losing streak. 

Match Info:

Match:KXIP vs CSK, 18th Match, Indian Premier League 2020

Date:Sunday, October 04, 2020 

Toss: Kings XI Punjab won the toss and opt to bat

Time:7:30 PM

Venue:Dubai International Cricket Stadium , Dubai

Umpires: Nitin Menon, Anil Dandekar

 Third Umpire:Paul Reiffel

Match Referee: Javagal Srinath

 Kings XI Punjab Squad:

Playing:KL Rahul (c), Mayank Agarwal, Mandeep Singh, Nicholas Pooran (wk), Glenn Maxwell, Sarfaraz Khan, Chris Jordan, Harpreet Brar, Ravi Bishnoi, Mohammed Shami, Sheldon Cottrell

 Bench:Karun Nair, James Neesham, Krishnappa Gowtham, Deepak Hooda, Hardus Viljoen, Chris Gayle, Jagadeesha Suchith, Ishan Porel, Mujeeb Ur Rahman, Tajinder Singh, Darshan Nalkande, Arshdeep Singh, Simran Singh, Murugan Ashwin 

Chennai Super Kings Squad:

Playing:Shane Watson, Ambati Rayudu, Faf du Plessis, MS Dhoni (c & wk), Kedar Jadhav, Ravindra Jadeja, Dwayne Bravo, Sam Curran, Shardul Thakur, Piyush Chawla, Deepak Chahar 

Bench:Murali Vijay, Karn Sharma, Josh Hazlewood, Imran Tahir, Lungi Ngidi, Monu Kumar, Mitchell Santner, Ravisrinivasan Sai Kishore, N Jagadeesan, Ruturaj Gaikwad, KM Asif

Score Card:

KINGS XI PUNJAB INNINGS

BatsmenRunsBallsSR4s6s
KL Rahulc MS Dhoni b Shardul Thakur6352121.1571
Mayank Agarwalc Sam Curran b Piyush Chawla2619136.8430
Mandeep Singhc Ambati Rayudu b Ravindra Jadeja2716168.7502
Nicholas Pooranc Ravindra Jadeja b Shardul Thakur3317194.1113
Glenn MaxwellNOT OUT117157.1410
Sarfaraz KhanNOT OUT149155.5520
EXTRAS(nb 0, w 3, b 0, lb 1, pen 0)4
TOTAL(4 wickets; 20 overs)178
BowlerORWEconDots
Deepak Chahar31705.669
Sam Curran331010.333
Shardul Thakur43929.758
Dwayne Bravo43809.57
Ravindra Jadeja43017.57
Piyush Chawla2221112

CHENNAI SUPER KINGS INNINGS

BatsmenRunsBallsSR4s6s
Shane WatsonNOT OUT8353156.6113
Faf du PlessisNOT OUT8753164.15111
EXTRAS(nb 0, w 11, b 0, lb 0, pen 0)11
TOTAL(0 wickets; 17.4 overs)181
BowlerORWEconDots
Sheldon Cottrell3300105
Mohammad Shami3.43509.547
Harpreet Brar441010.256
Chris Jordan3420142
Ravi Bishnoi43308.2510