Kings XI Punjab 4-178 ( 20.0 ) overs
Chennai Super Kings: 0-181 ( 17.4 ) overs
Chennai Super Kings win by 10 wickets
Toss - Kings XI Punjab won the toss and elected to bat.
Batsmens
R
B
4S
6S
SR
83
53
11
3
156.6
87
53
11
1
164.15
Bowler
O
M
R
W
Econ
3.4
0
35
0
9.55
Man of the Match
Shane Watson
Commentry
In over# 18
Runs : 13 Bowler: Mohammed Shami Wickets : 0
Over 18. 13 runs. Bowler: Mohammed Shami. Chennai Super Kings: 0-181(rr 10.06)
17.4
4
FOUR! Mohammed Shami to Faf du Plessis. Full toss, outside off stump on the front foot driving, well timed past deep extra cover for 4 runs. Excellent victory for CSK and they won by 10 wickets with 14 balls to spare! Faf finishes off in style! Faf du Plessis and Shane Watson remain unbeaten with 87 and 83 respectively. Both these batsmen dominated the KXIP bowling from the start of the innings. With this win, CSK moves to sixth position in the points table. CSK is the first team to chase the target in this ground successfully. Shane Watson adjudged as the Man of the Match for his explosive batting performance. Join us for the next game between Royal Challengers Bangalore and Delhi Capitals live from Dubai International Cricket Stadium, Dubai. Until then, cheers.
17.3
6
SIX! Mohammed Shami to Faf du Plessis. Length ball, outside off stump on the front foot driving, well timed in the air under control over deep extra cover for 6 runs. Ferocious Faf! One-handed SIX! Faf slices it hard and the ball goes over the deep extra cover fence for a boundary. CSK needs just two to win this match.
17.2
2
Mohammed Shami to Faf du Plessis. Off cutter back of a length, outside off stump on the back foot pulling, to deep mid wicket for 2 runs, fielded by Agarwal.
17.1
1
Mohammed Shami to Shane Watson. Length ball, outside off stump backing away driving, thick edge in the air uncontrolled to deep point for 1 run, fielded by Brar.
In over# 17
Runs : 12 Bowler: Chris Jordan Wickets : 0
Over 17. 12 runs. Bowler: Chris Jordan. Chennai Super Kings: 0-168(rr 9.88)
16.6
2
Chris Jordan to Faf du Plessis. Length ball, outside off stump no foot movement driving, thick edge in the air under control to third man for 2 runs, run save by Cottrell.
16.5
4
FOUR! Chris Jordan to Faf du Plessis. Yorker, outside off stump on the front foot driving, outside edge past third man for 4 runs. Edged and four! Second boundary of this over! Faf looks to drive but gets an outside edge. The pace on the ball ensures that the third man has no chance.
16.4
4
FOUR! Chris Jordan to Faf du Plessis. Full toss, outside off stump on the front foot driving, well timed in the air under control past deep backward point for 4 runs. This is the highest opening partnership for CSK. Watson and Faf combo over take Hussey and Vijay partnership score of 159.
16.3
1
Chris Jordan to Shane Watson. Half volley, outside off stump on the front foot driving, to deep point for 1 run, fielded by Maxwell.
16.2
1
Chris Jordan to Faf du Plessis. Full toss, middle stump on the front foot working, to long on for 1 run, fielded by Singh.
16.1
.
Chris Jordan to Faf du Plessis. Yorker, outside off stump on the front foot driving, to extra cover for no runs, fielded by Bishnoi.
In over# 16
Runs : 6 Bowler: Ravi Bishnoi Wickets : 0
Over 16. 6 runs. Bowler: Ravi Bishnoi. Chennai Super Kings: 0-156(rr 9.75)
15.6
4
FOUR! Ravi Bishnoi to Shane Watson. Leg spinner half volley, outside off stump on the front foot driving, well timed past deep extra cover for 4 runs.
15.5
1
Ravi Bishnoi to Faf du Plessis. Leg spinner back of a length, outside off stump on the back foot cutting, to deep cover for 1 run, fielded by Brar.
15.4
.
Ravi Bishnoi to Faf du Plessis. Googly back of a length, outside off stump on the back foot driving, back to bowler for no runs, fielded by Bishnoi.
15.3
1
Ravi Bishnoi to Shane Watson. Googly back of a length, outside off stump Deep in crease working, to deep mid wicket for 1 run, fielded by Agarwal.
15.2
.
Ravi Bishnoi to Shane Watson. Leg spinner back of a length, outside off stump backing away cutting, to cover for no runs, fielded by Singh.
15.1
.
Ravi Bishnoi to Shane Watson. Leg spinner length ball, outside off stump on the front foot driving, missed to wicketkeeper for no runs, fielded by Pooran.
In over# 15
Runs : 20 Bowler: Harpreet Brar Wickets : 0
Over 15. 15 runs. Bowler: Harpreet Brar. Chennai Super Kings: 0-150(rr 10.00)
14.6
1
Harpreet Brar to Shane Watson. Arm ball back of a length, outside off stump on the back foot driving, to long on for 1 run, fielded by Agarwal. At the end of 15 overs, CSK scored 150 for no loss. 150 partnership comes up between this duo. CSK need 29 from 30 balls.
14.5
6
SIX! Harpreet Brar to Shane Watson. Stock length ball, outside off stump on the front foot slog sweeping, well timed in the air under control over long on for 6 runs. Into the stands! Watson bends his one knee, and slog sweeps it over the long-on fence for a boundary.
14.5
6
Wide Harpreet Brar to Shane Watson. Stock length ball, outside off stump on the front foot driving, missed to wicketkeeper for 1 run, fielded by Pooran.
14.4
.
Harpreet Brar to Shane Watson. Stock length ball, outside off stump no foot movement Leave, missed to wicketkeeper for no runs, fielded by Pooran.
14.3
1
Harpreet Brar to Faf du Plessis. Stock length ball, outside off stump on the back foot driving, to cover for 1 run, fielded by Rahul.
14.2
4
FOUR! Harpreet Brar to Faf du Plessis. Stock ball back of a length, outside off stump on the back foot pulling, well timed in the air under control past long on for 4 runs.
14.1
2
Harpreet Brar to Faf du Plessis. Stock ball back of a length, outside off stump on the back foot cutting, to deep backward point for 2 runs, run save by Cottrell, fielded by Khan.
In over# 14
Runs : 12 Bowler: Sheldon Cottrell Wickets : 0
Over 14. 12 runs. Bowler: Sheldon Cottrell. Chennai Super Kings: 0-135(rr 9.64)
13.6
1
Sheldon Cottrell to Faf du Plessis. Length ball, outside off stump backing away driving, to deep point for 1 run, fielded by Brar.
13.6
1
Wide Sheldon Cottrell to Faf du Plessis. Half volley, wide outside off stump no foot movement Leave, Left to wicketkeeper for 1 run, fielded by Pooran.
13.5
1
Sheldon Cottrell to Shane Watson. Off cutter back of a length, outside off stump on the back foot pulling, to long on for 1 run, fielded by Singh.
13.5
1
Wide Sheldon Cottrell to Shane Watson. Back of a length, outside off stump on the back foot pulling, Play and Miss (Leg Side) to wicketkeeper for 1 run, fielded by Pooran.
13.4
6
SIX! Sheldon Cottrell to Shane Watson. Length ball, outside off stump backing away driving, well timed in the air under control over long on for 6 runs. Kaboom! Watson smashes it hard and the ball lands over the long-on fence for a maximum.
13.3
.
Sheldon Cottrell to Shane Watson. Bouncer, outside off stump backing away pulling, missed to wicketkeeper for no runs, fielded by Pooran.
13.2
1
Sheldon Cottrell to Faf du Plessis. Back of a length, outside off stump on the back foot pulling, top edge in the air uncontrolled to short fine leg for 1 run, fielded by Shami.
13.1
1
Sheldon Cottrell to Shane Watson. Length ball, middle stump on the front foot driving, to long on for 1 run, fielded by Singh.
Kings XI Punjab: 4-178 ( 20.0 ) overs
Chennai Super Kings 0-181 ( 17.4 ) overs
Toss - Kings XI Punjab won the toss and elected to bat.
Chennai Super Kings win by 10 wickets
RR : -0.86
CRR : 10.25
Batsmen
R
B
4S
SR
L Rahul

c: Dhoni b: Thakur

63
52
7
121.15
M Agarwal

c: Curran b: Chawla

26
19
3
136.84
M Singh

c: Rayudu b: Jadeja

27
16
0
168.75
N Pooran

c: Jadeja b: Thakur

33
17
1
194.12
G Maxwell

not out

11
7
1
157.14
S Khan

not out

14
9
2
155.56
Not bat : Chris Jordan,Harpreet Brar,Ravi Bishnoi,Sheldon Cottrell,Mohammed Shami
Bowlers
O
M
R
W
Econ
3.0
0
17
0
5.67
3.0
0
31
0
10.33
4.0
0
39
2
9.75
4.0
0
38
0
9.50
4.0
0
30
1
7.50
2.0
0
22
1
11.00
Batsmen
R
B
4S
SR
S Watson

not out

83
53
11
156.6
F du

not out

87
53
11
164.15
Not bat : Ambati Rayudu,Kedar Jadhav,MS Dhoni,Ravindra Jadeja,Sam Curran,Dwayne Bravo,Piyush Chawla,Shardul Thakur,Deepak Chahar
Bowlers
O
M
R
W
Econ
3.0
0
30
0
10.00
3.4
0
35
0
9.55
4.0
0
41
0
10.25
3.0
0
42
0
14.00
4.0
0
33
0
8.25

Lokesh Rahul

0 (0)

0(0)

Mayank Agarwal

0 (0)

Lokesh Rahul

0 (0)

0(0)

Mandeep Singh

0 (0)

Lokesh Rahul

0 (0)

0(0)

Nicholas Pooran

0 (0)

Lokesh Rahul

0 (0)

0(0)

Glenn Maxwell

0 (0)

Glenn Maxwell

0 (0)

0(0)

Sarfaraz Khan

0 (0)

Shane Watson

0 (0)

0(0)

Faf du Plessis

0 (0)