CSK vs SRH IPL 2021 Highlights: Fifties From Faf du Plessis, Ruturaj Gaikwad Help Chennai Super Kings Beat SunRisers Hyderabad By 7 Wickets
IPL 2021, CSK vs SRH Highlights, Chennai Super Kings vs Sunrisers Hyderabad: Faf Du Plessis and Ruturaj Gaikwad scored fifties as CSK completely outplayed SRH to win the match by seven wickets in Delhi on Wednesday.
Brilliant half-centuries from Chennai Super Kings (CSK) openers Faf Du Plessis and Ruturaj Gaikwad helped their team overhaul the 172-run target set by Sunrisers Hyderabad (SRH) comfortably in the 19th over in Delhi on Wednesday. CSK lost only three wickets in the process, all of them claimed by spinner Rashid Khan as no other bowler could find an answer to the powerful hitting by the CSK openers. Earlier, SRH skipper David Warner and Manish Pandey scored fifties and were well assisted by Kane Williamson (26* off 10 balls) and Kedar Jadhav (12* off 4 balls) to finish strongly at the end. With their fifth successive win, CSK regain the top spot on the points table, toppling Royal Challengers Bangalore (RCB) courtesy their superior net run rate. SRH remain rock-bottom with just one win under their belt. (SCORECARD)
IPL 2021 Match 23 Highlights Between Chennai Super Kings (CSK) vs SunRisers Hyderabad (SRH) from Arun Jaitley Stadium, Delhi.
- 23:02 (IST)CSK Win By 7 Wickets!CSK cruised past SRH's 172-run target in the 19th over with seven wickets in hand.Openers Ruturaj Gaikwad and Faf Du Plessis gave a brilliant platform to the middle-order batsmen to finish things off. Both openers scored fifties but fell to Rashid Khan, who ended with three wickets in the end.This was CSK's fifth win in six matches and pushed them to the top of the table for the time being with a superior net run-rate.That's all from the CSK vs SRH blog here, see you again with more exciting IPL matches in the coming days. Till then, good night and take care!
- 21:13 (IST)SRH 171/3 In 20 Overs!SRH scored 171 runs in their 20 overs as Williamson, 26 runs in 10 balls and Jadhav, 12 runs off 4 balls helped chipped in nicely at the end.Earlier, both Warner and Pandey scored 50 to ensure SRH didn't falter after the early fall of Jonny Bairstow.CSK openers will have to start good as SRH have a lot of bowling firepower up their arsenal.Stay tuned for their run-chase. See you in a bit!