Match No.47 – RR Vs CSK – Game 2
RR Won the toss and elected to Field
CSK started the innings steadily. Rahul Tewatia (3/39-4.0 overs) took Faf du Plessis 25(19) wicket in 6.5 over when the score was 47. After that he took Suresh Raina 3(5) and Moeen Ali 21(17). MI continues their bad form. MI tried to start a defensive game. But they cannot safe the wickets. In another end Ruturaj Played well. Sakaria took Ambati Rayudu 2(4) in 16.2 overs when the score was 134. Ravindra Jadeja 32*(15) played aggressively in death overs. Ruturaj Gaikwad 101*(60) Reaches his maiden century in a great sixer in 20th over last ball.
CSK Scores 189/4 in 20.0 overs.
RR started the innings aggressively. Evin Lewis and Yeshasvi Jaiswal played well and helps to minimize the required run rate massively. Shardul Thakur took Lewis 27(12) wicket in 5.2 overs when the score was 77. Asif took Jaiswal 50(21) in the very next over when the score was 81. But the back to back wicket cannot resist the run scoring speed. Sanju Samson and Shivam Dube continues the task and played aggressively. Shardul Thakur (2/30 - 4.0 overs) took Sanju Samson 28(24) in the 15.4 overs when the score was 170. Glenn Phillips 14*(8) Joins with Shivam Dube 64*(42) and they did not give the chance to other batsmen. RR reached the target in 17.3 overs.
RR Scores 190/3 in 17.3 overs.
RR Won by 7 Wickets
Player of the Match – Rurutaj Gaikwad (CSK for his extra ordinary maiden Century)