Chennai Super Kings recorded an 18-time victory over Kolkata Knight Riders on Wednesday night, thanks to a brilliant performance by Vata. CSK’s opening batsman Ruturai Gaekwad returned to the result with a quick fire of 64 out of 42 deliveries, while his partner Faf du Plessis remained undefeated at 95.
In the end, CSK scored 220/3 for 20 overs and limited KKR to 202, after the latter made a brilliant comeback in the game at 31/5 on one stage.
In the show “Cricket Dhamaka” after the match of IndiaTV, the former captain of the Indian women’s team Anjum Chopra talks about the exciting match in Mumbai. She pointed out that the captain of CSK MS DhoniGaekwad’s support played a key role in his return to running.
“The support of the captain is very important because he always keeps you in the mood and you have the confidence to go out there and introduce yourself. Routrage Gaekwad is a good player and he needed the support of the captain here. Last season, MS Dhoni also supported him handle and he scored in the end. The good thing is that he is now starting to run at the beginning of the season, “said Chopra.
She also spoke of KKR’s incredible return to the game after the country lost five powerplay wickets. The trio of Dinesh Kartik, Andre Russell and Pat Cummins directed the return of KKR, but the country eventually gave way with 18 runs.
“I believe that if the fighters were patient at the start of the inning, KKR would have won the game easily. They lost their first five goals within 40 tracks. Although they were brilliant after the crash, when you lose so much power play wicket you always give to the opposition is on the edge, “Chopra said.
With the win, CSK is already at the top of the table, while the Knight Riders have slipped to sixth place.