IPL 2018, Match – 12, CSK vs KXIP. What a high scoring and entertaining match. Best match of this season till now, because of so many thrillers.
This match is belongs to Mahendra Singh Dhoni because of his great inning. Ravichandran Aswin KXIP’s Captain who was part of Chennai Super Kings now they are rivals. Raina is not playing today from Chennai Super Kings because of muscular pain.
In this match biggest surprise is Chris Gayle was playing from KXIP. Chennai Super Kings won the toss and decided to bowl first. From KXIP man in form KL Rahul and Chris Gayle came to crease. Rahul made 37 runs from 22 balls which includes 7 fours. Chris Gayle made 63 runs from 33 runs in his first match of IPL 2018 which includes 7 fours and 4 sixes. Karun Nair gave agood cameo, he made 29 runs from just 17 balls which includes 2 four and 1 six. KXIP made 197/7 in 20 overs.
From Chennai Super Kings Shane Watson and Murali Vijay opens the inning, but both are failed to gave good numbers. Then Ambati Rayudu made 49 runs from 35 balls which includes 5 fours and 1 six. Score is too ahead, previous match hero Sam Billings came to creas but failed to make two digit numbers. Then Captain Cool came to creas, he gave slow start to his team, but when team needed 50 up runs in final three overs he changes the gear and 79 runs from just 44 balls which includes 6 fours and 5 big sixes. In final over CSK need 17 runs but Dhoni failed to make and at last KXIP won the match by 4 runs. Chris Gayle takes the Man of the Match trophy.