Chennai Super Kings defeated Kolkata Knight Rider by five wickets in an exciting tournament of the Indian Premier League played in Chennai.
This was the fifth match of the IPL.
After winning the toss, Chennai Super Kings decided to field first.
Earlier, the KKR team scored 202 runs in the last 20 overs and scored a target of 203 for Chennai to win.
Andre Russell made an aggressive 88 off 36 balls from KKR. He was selected striker of the match. Lynn 22, Robin Uthappa 29 and captain Dinesh Karthik scored 26 runs.
The Chennai Super Kings batsmen came out to chase a huge target of 203 and performed spectacular batting and kept the team in constant touch.
It seemed at one time that the match seems to be going in the balance of KKR, but in the end, due to the sensational innings of Bravo and Ravindra Jadeja, the match went into Chennai’s favor.
On the side of Chennai Super Kings, Watson (42), Raidu (39), captain Dhoni (25) and Billings (56)
Both Bravo and Jadeja remained unbeaten on 11/11
Billing was chosen as Man of the Match