Chennai: In the IPL today, after the Delhi Capitals (DC) bowlers were initially tight on the slow wicket of Chepauk, MS Dhoni scored 20 runs in 9 balls in the final overs to guide Chennai Super Kings to 167 for 8. Chennai Super Kings bowlers couldn’t keep up and they could only score 140 runs for 8 wickets, CSK won by 27 runs.
The duo of Devon Conway and Rituraj Gaikwad, who have always given CSK a strong start, were bundled to the pavilion by a score of just 49 runs in the Powerplay. After that, wickets kept falling at regular intervals and CSK lost 6 wickets by the time the score was 126 in 16.2 overs. After that, Dhoni, who came into bat, took the team to 150 by scoring 20 runs in 9 balls with the help of 2 sixes and one four. For Delhi, Mitchell Marsh took 3 wickets, Akshar Patel 2 while Khalil Ahmed, Lalit Yadav and Kuldeep Yadav took 1 wicket each.