CSK Beat Mumbai Indians By 5 Wickets In IPL 2020 Opener
Ambati Rayudu and Faf du Plessis scored half-centuries as Chennai Super Kings defeated Mumbai Indians by five wickets in the first game of IPL 2020. (All images courtesy: BCCI/IPL)
Lungi Ngidi was the pick of the bowlers for CSK. He finished with figures of three for 38.
Trent Boult removed Shane Watson in the first over of Chennai Super Kings' innings.
Ambati Rayudu played a crucial knock of 71 off just 48 deliveries.
Faf du Plessis and Ambati Rayudu put on a match-winning stand of 115 runs for the third wicket.
Sam Curran picked up a wicket and scored 18 runs off just six deliveries.
Faf du Plessis remained unbeaten on 58 and also hit the winning runs for Chennai Super Kings.