IPL 2020, RCB vs CSK: Chennai Super Kings win by 8 wickets (PC: Social Media)
Chennai Super Kings (CSK) beat Royal Challengers Bangalore (RCB) by 8 wickets at the Dubai International Stadium on Sunday. RCB scored 145/6 in their 20 overs. CSK overhauled the target with 8 balls to spare.
RCB vs CSK:
After winning the toss, RCB opted to bat first but ended up losing two early wickets inside seven overs. Virat Kohli (50) and AB de Villiers (39) did their best to stabilise the innings but it never took off in terms of the runrate.
In the end, CSK restricted RCB to 145/6 at the end of 20 overs with the help of Sam Curran (3/19) and Deepak Chahar (2/31). CSK were given a good start but RCB struck back with the wicket of Faf du Plessis. Ambati Rayudu (39) and Ruturaj Gaikwad (65*) built a steady partnership from then on and MS Dhoni shepherded the chase to a close.
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CSK win by 8 wickets
Saini bowls the 18th. Dhoni makes his intention clear to finish this chase off. A one-bounce-over the ropes four to start the over. Within one hit of the finish now. But it’s five dot balls in the over to follow. Morris bowls the 19th. Gaikwad pulls for four. A six from Gaikwad to finish. CSK win by 8 wickets with 8 balls to spare.
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