KKR vs CSK Match Report 21

Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR) beat Chennai Super Kings (CSK) by 10 runs in the Dream11 Indian Premier League (IPL) 2020 at the Sheikh Zayed Stadium in Abu Dhabi on Wednesday.

KKR elected to bat, knocked against Delhi Capitals. Tripathi scored 23 off the 36 runs that KKR scored in the first four overs. The Tripathi-Gill partnership finally broke in the fifth over as Shardul Thakur dismissed Gill after the right-hander edged one to MS Dhoni. Tripathi, then, continued to score freely. He hit Deepak Chahar for a six over as KKR moved past fifty in the final over of the powerplay.

While Tripathi continued scoring meticulously, CSK managed to draw things in their favour, dismissing Morgan and Russell for 14 runs. Curran dismissed Morgan for 7 with a short ball before Thakur got Russell out for 2 in the 16th over. Bravo was then successful in ending Tripathi’s 51-ball, 81-run innings. 

Finally, CSK hit two fours in the penultimate over bowled by Narine. Russell bowled two dot balls at the start of the final over. Well, while Jadeja hit two fours and a six, KKR recorded a 10-run win.

Match Info:

Match:KKR vs CSK, 21st Match, Indian Premier League 2020

Date:Wednesday, October 07, 2020

Toss: Kolkata Knight Riders won the toss and opt to bat

Time:7:30 PM

Venue:Sheikh Zayed Stadium, Abu Dhabi

Umpires: Richard Illingworth, KN Anantha Padmanabhan 

Third Umpire:Chettithody Shamshuddin

Match Referee: Vengalil Narayan Kutty 

Kolkata Knight Riders Squad:

Playing:Shubman Gill, Rahul Tripathi, Nitish Rana, Andre Russell, Sunil Narine, Dinesh Karthik (c & wk), Eoin Morgan, Pat Cummins, Kamlesh Nagarkoti, Shivam Mavi, Varun Chakravarthy 

Bench:Kuldeep Yadav, Sandeep Warrier, Siddhesh Lad, Nikhil Naik, Chris Green, Prasidh Krishna, Lockie Ferguson, Rinku Singh, Ali Khan, Tom Banton, Manimaran Siddharth 

Chennai Super Kings Squad:

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

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

Score Card:

KOLKATA KNIGHT RIDERS INNINGS

BatsmenRunsBallsSR4s6s
Rahul Tripathic Shane Watson b Dwayne Bravo8151158.8283
Shubman Gillc MS Dhoni b Shardul Thakur111291.6610
Nitish Ranac Ravindra Jadeja b Karn Sharma9109010
Sunil Narinec Faf du Plessis b Karn Sharma179188.8811
Eoin Morganc MS Dhoni b Sam Curran7107010
Andre Russellc MS Dhoni b Shardul Thakur245000
Dinesh Karthikc Shardul Thakur b Sam Curran1211109.0910
Pat CumminsNOT OUT179188.8811
Kamlesh Nagarkotic Faf du Plessis b Dwayne Bravo02000
Shivam Mavic MS Dhoni b Dwayne Bravo01000
Varun Chakravarthyrun out (MS Dhoni)1110000
EXTRAS(nb 0, w 6, b 0, lb 4, pen 0)10
TOTAL(All out; 20 overs)167
BowlerORWEconDots
Deepak Chahar447011.754
Sam Curran42626.59
Shardul Thakur4282713
Karn Sharma42526.255
Dwayne Bravo43739.258

CHENNAI SUPER KINGS INNINGS

BatsmenRunsBallsSR4s6s
Shane Watsonlbw Sunil Narine504012561
Faf du Plessisc Dinesh Karthik b Shivam Mavi171017030
Ambati Rayuduc Shubman Gill b Kamlesh Nagarkoti3027111.1130
MS Dhonib Varun Chakravarthy111291.6610
Sam Curranc Eoin Morgan b Andre Russell1711154.5411
Kedar JadhavNOT OUT71258.3310
Ravindra JadejaNOT OUT218262.531
EXTRAS(nb 0, w 2, b 0, lb 2, pen 0)4
TOTAL(5 wickets; 20 overs)157
BowlerORWEconDots
Pat Cummins42506.2511
Shivam Mavi332110.663
Varun Chakravarthy428177
Kamlesh Nagarkoti321176
Sunil Narine43117.759
Andre Russell218195