CSK vs SRH, IPL 2020: Bowlers help Chennai defeat Sunrisers Hyderabad by 20 runs | Highlights
New Delhi | Jagran Sports Desk: Shane Watson and Ambati Rayudu shared an 81-run stand but Sunrisers Hyderabad did well to restrict Chennai Super Kings to 167 for 6 in an Indian Premier League match here on Tuesday. Watson's 42 off 38 balls was studded with one four and three maximums, while Rayudu's hit three boundaries and two sixes in his 34-ball 41-run knock.
Jadeja (25 not out) and Dhoni (21 off 13 balls) played quick cameos smashing a total of five fours and two sixes between them in a stand of 32 in just 2.4 overs. SRH bowlers did a commendable job, claiming four wickets for 47 runs in the last six overs. Sandeep Sharma (2/19), Khaleel Ahmed (2/45) and T Natarajan (2/41) picked two wickets apiece.
Here are the Latest Updates from CSK vs SRH:
Chennai Super Kings defeated Sunrisers Hyderabad by 20 runs.
SRH now need 59 runs in 24 balls.
After 15 overs, the SRH is 107/4 with Kane Williamson still batting at 41 runs along with Vijay Shankar, who came to bat after Priyam Garg dismissal for 16. Apart from Williamson, Jonny Bairstow scored 23 for the Hyderabad in their chase of 168 runs set by Chennai Super Kings. For CSK, Jadeja, Curran and Karn Sharma took one wicket each.
Manish Pandey departs for 4.
Sunrisers Hyderabad lose David Warner early in chase of 168
Jonny Bairstow, David Warner start Sunrisers Hyderabad's innings in chase of 168.
After the end of allotted 20 overs, Chennai Super Kings scored 167 runs with the loss of 6 wickets. Shane Watson, 42, is the highest run-scorer for Chennai in today's match. However, Ravindra Jadeja's 10-ball 25 helped the CSK in setting up a decent 168-run target for the Sunrisers Hyderabad. For SRH, three of their pacers, including Natrajan, Khaleel Ahmed and Sandeep Sharma clinched two wickets each.
After 16.1 overs, Chennai Super Kings are four down at the score of 121. Shane Watson and Ambati Rayudu made 42 and 41 respectively to revive Chennai Super Kings' innings after two early blows.
After 9 overs, Chennai Super Kings are at 64 with the loss two wickets. Both the openers, Faf du Plessis and Sam Curran returned to the dugouts after Sandeep Sharma removed both in his first spell. However, Shane Watson and Ambati Rayudu have come to the rescue of the team and has stabled their innings since then.
Sandeep Sharma removes Faf du Plessis on his first ball. Du Plessis departs without making any runs.
Dhoni has sent Sam Curran with Faf du Plessis to open in today's match.
CSK Playing XI: Shane Watson, Faf du Plessis, Ambati Rayudu, MS Dhoni(w/c), Ravindra Jadeja, Sam Curran, Dwayne Bravo, Deepak Chahar, Shardul Thakur, Piyush Chawla, Karn Sharma
SRH Playing XI: David Warner(c), Jonny Bairstow(w), Manish Pandey, Kane Williamson, Priyam Garg, Vijay Shankar, Shahbaz Nadeem, Rashid Khan, Sandeep Sharma, Khaleel Ahmed, T Natarajan
Chennai Super Kings captain Mahendra Singh Dhoni won the toss and elected to bat first.
The decision will give more confidence to Chennai Super Kings, considering the previous results here at the Dubai International Cricket Stadium. Four, of the five matches, played here were won by the teams who batted first. The CSK batsmen should eye a big total, nearly 190-200 runs, to give their bowlers more room and less pressure.
The toss for CSK vs SRH will be held at 7:00 pm.
The pitch at the Dubai International Cricket Stadium has so far been a challenging ride for the chasing team. In the 12 matches played here in the tournament so far, only two times the chasing team was able to get over the line, while two matches went into a super over as well.
SRH Probable Playing XI: David Warner (c), Jonny Bairstow (wk), Manish Pandey, Kane Williamson, Vijay Shankar, Priyam Garg, Abhishek Sharma, Rashid Khan, Sandeep Sharma, Khaleel Ahmed, T Natarajan.
CSK Probable Playing XI: Shane Watson, Ambati Rayudu, Faf du Plessis, MS Dhoni (c)(wk), Sam Curran, N Jagadeesan, Dwayne Bravo, Ravindra Jadeja, Karn Sharma, Shardul Thakur, Deepak Chahar.
Chennai Super Kings: Murali Vijay, Shane Watson, Faf du Plessis, Ambati Rayudu, MS Dhoni (Captain & Wicketkeeper), Ravindra Jadeja, Sam Curran, Kedar Jadhav, Deepak Chahar, Piyush Chawla, Lungi Ngidi, Karn Sharma, Josh Hazlewood, Imran Tahir, Shardul Thakur, Monu Kumar, Mitchell Santner, R. Sai Kishore, N Jagadeesan, Ruturaj Gaikwad, KM Asif
Sunrisers Hyderabad: David Warner (Captain), Jonny Bairstow (Wicketkeeper), Kane Williamson, Y Prithvi Raj, Mohammad Nabi, Rashid Khan, Manish Pandey, Virat Singh, Shahbaz Nadeem, Jason Holder, Fabian Allen, Vijay Shankar, Sanjay Yadav, Wriddhiman Saha (Wicketkeeper), Shreevats Goswami (Wicketkeeper), Bavanaka Sandeep, Basil Thampi, Priyam Garg, Abdul Samad, Khaleel Ahmed, Sandeep Sharma, Siddarth Kaul, Billy Stanlake, T Natarajan, Abhishek Sharma.
Posted By: Talib Khan