Chennai Super Kings vs Kolkata Knight Riders – Match Twenty Three – IPL 2019 Season 12
Chennai Super Kings vs Kolkata Knight Riders – Match Twenty Three – IPL 2019 held on April 9, 2019, 08:00 P.M. local.
Venue: MA Chidambaram Stadium, Chennai.
Umpires: Rod Tucker & Chettithody Shamshuddin.
Third Umpire: Ulhas Gandhe
Match Referee: Prakash Bhatt
Chennai Super Kings Squad for this Chennai Super Kings vs Kolkata Knight Riders – Match Twenty Three – IPL 2019 Shane Watson, Faf du Plessis, Suresh Raina, Ambati Rayudu, MS Dhoni (c & wk), Kedar Jadhav, Ravindra Jadeja, Scott Kuggeleijn, Deepak Chahar, Harbhajan Singh, and Imran Tahir.
Players on Bench are Sam Billings, Dhruv Shorey, Murali Vijay, N Jagadeesan, Ruturaj Gaikwad, Dwayne Bravo, Chaitanya Bishnoi, Karn Sharma, Mitchell Santner, Shardul Thakur, Mohit Sharma, KM Asif, and Monu Kumar.
Kolkata Knight Riders Playing XI are Chris Lynn, Sunil Narine, Robin Uthappa, Nitish Rana, Dinesh Karthik (c & wk), Shubman Gill, Andre Russell, Piyush Chawla, Kuldeep Yadav, Harry Gurney, and Prasidh Krishna.
Substitutes are Rinku Singh, Nikhil Naik, Joe Denly, Shrikant Mundhe, Carlos Brathwaite, Sandeep Warrier, Lockie Ferguson, Yarra Prithviraj, and KC Cariappa.
Chennai Super Kings won the toss and opted to bowl.
KKR was put to bat first by CSK in this Chennai Super Kings vs Kolkata Knight Riders – Match Twenty Three – IPL 2019. KKR openers Chris Lynn & Sunil Narine started batting and KKR lost their wickets in regular intervals.6/1, 8/2, 9/3, 24/4, 44/5, 47/6, 76/7, 76/8, and 79/9. First four wickets fell in the first five overs with Deepak Chahar & Harbhajan Singh shared 3 & 1 wickets respectively. Andre Russell scored 50 runs in 44 balls with five 4s and three 6s, the only big score in this innings. Dinesh Karthik scored 19 runs 21 balls with three 4s & Robin Uthappa 11 runs in 9 balls with two 4s, which second & third high scores of this innings. KKR scored 108 runs losing 9 wickets in 20 overs.
For CSK, other than Scott Kuggeleijn, all other bowlers picked wickets. Deepak Chahar struck early & picked 3 wickets. Harbhajan picked the 2nd and 7th of the innings, Imrah Tahir picked 2 wickets, and Ravindra Jadeja picked a wicket against KKR.
Shane Watson & Faf du Plessis started chasing this easy target in this Chennai Super Kings vs Kolkata Knight Riders – Match Twenty Three – IPL 2019 T20 match. In the second ball of 3rd over, Piyush Chawla caught Watson in Sunil Narine’s bowling. Watson scored 17 runs in 9 balls with two 4s and a six with total 18/1. Sunil Narine with help Piyush Chawla’s catch again struck picking the second wicket of Suresh Raina (14 runs in 13 balls with a boundary and a six) as 35/2 in the last ball of 5th over. Ambatti Rayudu joined Faf du Plessis for third wicket and together scored 46 runs in 10 overs. In the fourth ball of 15th over from Piyush Chawla, Nitish Rana caught Rayudu. Before getting out Rayudu scored 21 runs in 31 balls with two 4s. Faf du Plessis (43 runs in 45 balls with three 4s) & Kedar Jadhav (8 runs in 8 ball with a boundary) remained not out in the end when they reached the score of 111 runs exceeding the target in 17.2 overs losing 3 wickets.
KKR bowlers were unable to restrict the opponents from reaching the target. Sunil Narine (2 wickets) & Piyush Chawla 1 wicket.
KKR 108/9 (20.0)
CSK 111/3 (17.2)
Chennai won this Chennai Super Kings vs Kolkata Knight Riders – Match Twenty Three – IPL 2019 by 7 wickets and Man of the Match awarded Deepak Chahar for his remarkable bowling.
Chennai Super Kings beat Kolkata Knight Riders by 7 wickets
Kolkata Knight Riders 1st Innings
|Andre Russell||not out||50||44||5||3|
|Harry Gurney||not out||1||5||0||0|
Chennai Super Kings 2nd Innings
|Faf du Plessis||not out||43||45||3||0|
|Kedar Jadhav||not out||8||8||1||0|
Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR) Scorecard
|Chris Lynn lbw b Deepak Chahar||0||5||0||0|
|Sunil Narine c Deepak Chahar b Harbhajan Singh||6||5||0||0|
|Robin Uthappa c Kedar Jadhav b Deepak Chahar||11||9||2||0|
|Nitish Rana c Ambati Rayudu b Deepak Chahar||0||3||0||0|
|Dinesh Karthik (C) (W) c Harbhajan Singh b Imran Tahir||19||21||3||0|
|Shubman Gill st MS Dhoni b Imran Tahir||9||12||0||0|
|Andre Russell not out||50||44||5||3|
|Piyush Chawla st MS Dhoni b Harbhajan Singh||8||13||0||1|
|Kuldeep Yadav run out (Ambati Rayudu)||0||1||0||0|
|Prasidh Krishna c Harbhajan Singh b Ravindra Jadeja||0||2||0||0|
|Harry Gurney not out||1||5||0||0|
|Extras: 4 (b – 0, w – 3, nb – 0, Penalty – 0)|
|Total: 108-9 in 20.0 overs (5.4 runs per over)|
|Fall of wickets: 1-6 (Chris Lynn, 1 ov) , 2-8 (Sunil Narine, 1.5 ov) , 3-9 (Nitish Rana, 2.3 ov) , 4-24 (Robin Uthappa, 4.4 ov) , 5-44 (Dinesh Karthik, 8.4 ov) , 6-47 (Shubman Gill, 10.1 ov) , 7-76 (Piyush Chawla, 15.3 ov) , 8-76 (Kuldeep Yadav, 15.4 ov) , 9-79 (Prasidh Krishna, 16.3 ov)|
Chennai Super Kings (CSK) Scorecard
|Shane Watson c Piyush Chawla b Sunil Narine||17||9||2||1|
|Faf du Plessis not out||43||45||3||0|
|Suresh Raina c Piyush Chawla b Sunil Narine||14||13||1||1|
|Ambati Rayudu c Nitish Rana b Piyush Chawla||21||31||2||0|
|Kedar Jadhav not out||8||8||1||0|
|Extras: 8 (b – 0, w – 6, nb – 2, Penalty – 0)|
|Total: 111-3 in 17.2 overs (6.45 runs per over)|
|Fall of wickets: 1-18 (Shane Watson, 2.2 ov) , 2-35 (Suresh Raina, 5 ov) , 3-81 (Ambati Rayudu, 14.4 ov)|
Kolkata Knight Riders Innings
- Mandatory Power play (1-6): Kolkata 29/4
- Strategic Time-out: Kolkata 44/5 in 8.4 overs
- Kolkata 50/6 in 11.2 overs
- A Russell dropped on 8 by H Singh in 12.2 overs
- Referral 1 (14.5 ovs): Chennai against A Russell (LBW) Unsuccessful (CHE: 0, KOL: 1)
- Strategic Time-out: Kolkata 76/7 in 15.3 overs
- Kolkata 100/9 in 19.3 overs
- A Russell T20: 50 runs in 44 balls (5×4) (3×6)
- Innings Break: Kolkata 108/9 in 20.0 overs
Chennai Super Kings Innings
- Mandatory Power play (1-6): Chennai 40/2
- Strategic Time-out: Chennai 49/2 in 9.0 overs
- Chennai 50/2 in 9.1 overs
- Strategic Time-out: Chennai 77/2 in 14.0 overs
- A Rayudu dropped on 18 by P Krishna in 14.1 overs