Chennai Super Kings won by 2 runs in an Interesting match with Kolkata Knightriders
Chennai: In an interesting match Chennai Super Kings has won a sensational last-ball two-run victory over Kolkata Knight Riders . We have seen some brilliant bowling and fielding effort from the chennai side in a low scoring defending match.
After putting into bat Chennai struggled and by some disciplined bowling performance could only able to reach 134 for six in 20 overs. In return to this the Chennai Super Kings returned as a clear heroes with the clinical bowling and fielding performance. Dwayne Bravo 3/22 and R Ashwin 2/5 made Kolkata knock down to 132 at the end of inning winning the match by 2 runs.
Chasing the small score 134, Kolkata had lost skipper Gambhir (0) which was unfortunate. He was taken by Ishwar Pandey in the second ball of the innings. Other opener Robin Uthappa (39) and Manish Pandey (15) had a stable partnership but it was not long enough to trigger win for kolkata. Yusuf Pathan (13) and Suryakumar Yadav (16) tried but caught in the balls of chennai bowlers. Andre Russell (4) with a poor run out made KKR in back-step, as he was a dangerous batsman.
Needing 17 runs off six balls, Ryan ten doeschate (38) blasted a six and a couple of fours but all went on vain. People were expecting another super over, but bravo did it. At the end, it was a tremendous win for chennai,