MI Vs CSK – Match Report 1
Chennai Super Kings bagged the Dream11 Indian Premier League (IPL) 2020 campaign with a five-wicket win against Mumbai Indians (MI) on Saturday in Abu Dhabi.
For CSK, this match was an undoubtedly a notable one with MS Dhoni 100th IPL win as a proud captain. The match began with Ambati Rayudu as the batsman where Lungi Ngidi headed with three wickets.
On the other hand, Mumbai Indians kick-started the match with a bang! The MI openers hit a four each in the first over bowled by Deepak Chahar. Further, the MI wicketkeeper-batsman continued to score at a rapid pace to power his team to 45/0 at the end of four overs.
Nevertheless, CSK managed to pull their gears well with two runs as Piyush Chawala and Curran dismissed Rohit and de Kock in the last two overs of the powerplay. Saurabh Tiwary and Suryakumar Yadav then added 44 runs together before Chahar got the MI right-hander out in the 11th over.
While both CSK and MI were quite alert and cautious in their approach and never missed on the scoring opportunities to keep the scorecard increasing. It was then Rayudu who brought up his fifty-first half-century of the season – in the 12th over before CSK crossed the 100-run mark.
Finally, Curran hit Jasprit Bumrah for a six before getting out following his 6-ball 18-run cameo. du Plessis scored up a fifty and fastened CSK’s win by hitting a four!
Match:MI vs CSK, 1st Match, Indian Premier League 2020
Date:Saturday, September 19, 2020
Toss:Chennai Super Kings won the toss and opt to bowl
Venue:Sheikh Zayed Stadium, Abu Dhabi
Umpires:Chris Gaffaney, Virender Sharma
Third Umpire:Sundaram Ravi
Match Referee:Manu Nayyar
Mumbai Indians Squad:
Playing: Rohit Sharma (c), Quinton de Kock (wk), Suryakumar Yadav, Saurabh Tiwary, Krunal Pandya, Hardik Pandya, Kieron Pollard, James Pattinson, Rahul Chahar, Trent Boult, Jasprit Bumrah
Chennai Super Kings Squad:
Playing: Murali Vijay, Shane Watson, Faf du Plessis, Ambati Rayudu, Kedar Jadhav, MS Dhoni (c & wk), Ravindra Jadeja, Sam Curran, Deepak Chahar, Piyush Chawla, Lungi Ngidi
Mumbai Indians Inning
|Rohit Sharma||c Sam Curran b Piyush Chawla||12||10||120||2||0|
|Quinton de Kock||c Shane Watson b Sam Curran||33||20||165||5||0|
|Suryakumar Yadav||c Sam Curran b Deepak Chahar||17||16||106.25||2||0|
|Saurabh Tiwary||c Faf du Plessis b Ravindra Jadeja||42||31||135.48||3||1|
|Hardik Pandya||c Faf du Plessis b Ravindra Jadeja||14||10||140||0||2|
|Kieron Pollard||c MS Dhoni b Lungi Ngidi||18||14||128.57||1||1|
|Krunal Pandya||c MS Dhoni b Lungi Ngidi||3||3||100||0||0|
|James Pattinson||c Faf du Plessis b Lungi Ngidi||11||8||137.5||2||0|
|Rahul Chahar||NOT OUT||2||4||50||0||0|
|Trent Boult||b Deepak Chahar||0||1||0||0||0|
|Jasprit Bumrah||NOT OUT||5||3||166.66||0||0|
|Extras||(nb 0, w 4, b 0, lb 1, pen 0)||5|
|Total||(9 wickets; 20 overs)||162|
|Murali Vijay||lbw James Pattinson||1||7||14.28||0||0|
|Shane Watson||lbw Trent Boult||4||5||80||1||0|
|Faf du Plessis||NOT OUT||58||44||131.81||6||0|
|Ambati Rayudu||c & b Rahul Chahar||71||48||147.91||6||3|
|Ravindra Jadeja||lbw Krunal Pandya||10||5||200||2||0|
|Sam Curran||c James Pattinson b Jasprit Bumrah||18||6||300||1||2|
|MS Dhoni||NOT OUT||0||2||0||0||0|
|Extras||(nb 1, w 3, b 0, lb 0, pen 0)||4|
|Total||(5 wickets; 19.2 overs)||166|