DREAM11 IPL 2020, MATCH 1 MI VS CSK: Chennai Super Kings won their Dream11 Indian Premier League (IPL) 2020 campaign with a five-wicket against Mumbai Indians (MI) on Saturday at Sheikh Zayed Stadium Abu Dhabi.
Ambati Rayudu starred with the bat, L Ngidi will take three wickets. Meanwhile, Faf du Plessis were shining with the bat and field and Sam Curren did win 100th IPL MS Dhoni as captain of CSK.
At the Sheikh Zayed Stadium Abu Dhabi, MI made an influential start after put in to bat. Rohit Sharma and Quinton de Kock did not waste any time to hit the ground to makes runs. The Mumbai Indians openers hit a four each in the first over bowled by Deepak Chahar.
The MI wicketkeeper-batsman continued to score the momentum of power his team to 45/0 at the ends four overs.
But Piyush Chawala and Curran dismissed Rohit and de Kock respectively in the last two overs of the powerplay.
Suryakumar Yadav and Saurabh Tiwary then added 44 runs together but D Chahar got the Suryakumar Yadav wicket at 11th over.
After Suryakumar Yadav, Hardik Pandya was the next man to walk out in the middle, hitting Ravindra Jadeja for two sixes in the 12th over. MI were 121/3 at the finishing of 14th over, with Saurabh Tiwary and Hardik Pandya batting on 42 runs and 13 runs respectively.
Du Plessis fielding masterclass and it helped CSK takes two wickets in the 15th over Meanwhile, Ngidi picked up three wickets – Krunal Pandya, Kieron Pollard and James Pattinson in a space of two overs and Chahar added one more wicket to his tally and CSK limit MI to 162/9.
In chasseing, CSK lost two early wickets as Trent Boult and J Pattinson –dismissed Shane Watson and Murali Vijay in the first two overs. CSK have to need a big partnership to constant the inning and Ambati Rayudu and du Plessis did exactly that, denying MI any instant success.
Both Ambati Rayudu and du Plessis’ 115-run stand was lastly broken when Rahul Chahar take on to a fine catch – running backwards on his own bowling – to end Rayudu’s fine 48-ball 71-run knock.
Meanwhile, Jadeja hit a couple of fours, Krunal trapped the left-hander before the wickets, with CSK needs 29 runs off 17 balls. Curran, who joined du Plessis in the middle, bring down the equation to 16 off 12 balls, hitting a six and a four off Krunal.
S Curran then hit Jasprit Bumrah for a six before getting out following his 6-ball 18-run added. Du Plessis, who hits a half-century, and IPL 2020 first match CSK’s win with a fo
Dream11 IPL 2020 MATCH 1 Summary Scores: Chennai Super Kings 166/5 (Ambati Rayudu 71, Faf du Plessis 58*; Trent Boult 1/23) beat Mumbai Indians 162/9 (Saurabh Tiwary 42, Quinton de Kock 33; Lungi Ngidi 3/38) by five wickets