Kolkata Knight Riders vs Chennai Super Kings – Match Twenty Nine – IPL 2019 Season 12
Kolkata Knight Riders vs Chennai Super Kings – Match Twenty Nine – IPL 2019 held on April 14, 2019, Sunday, 04:00 P.M.
Venue: Eden Gardens, Kolkata.
Umpires: Nandan & Rod Tucker.
Third Umpire: Yeshwant Barde
Match Referee: Manu Nayyar
Kolkata Knight Riders Squad for this Kolkata Knight Riders vs Chennai Super Kings – Match Twenty Nine – IPL 2019 are Sunil Narine, Chris Lynn, Robin Uthappa, Nitish Rana, Dinesh Karthik (c & wk), Andre Russell, Shubman Gill, Piyush Chawla, Kuldeep Yadav, Prasidh Krishna, and Harry Gurney.
Playrers on Bench are Joe Denly, Carlos Brathwaite, Lockie Ferguson, Rinku Singh, Nikhil Naik, Shrikant Mundhe, Sandeep Warrier, Yarra Prithviraj, KC Cariappa, and Matthew Kelly.
Chennai Super Kings Playing XI are Shane Watson, Faf du Plessis, Suresh Raina, Ambati Rayudu, Kedar Jadhav, MS Dhoni (c & wk), Ravindra Jadeja, Mitchell Santner, Deepak Chahar, Shardul Thakur, and Imran Tahir.
Substitutes are Murali Vijay, Sam Billings, Dhruv Shorey, N Jagadeesan, Ruturaj Gaikwad, Dwayne Bravo, Scott Kuggeleijn, Chaitanya Bishnoi, Harbhajan Singh, Karn Sharma, Mohit Sharma, KM Asif, and Monu Kumar.
Chennai Super Kings won the toss and opted to bowl.
Chris Lynn & Sunil Narine opened the innings for KKR in this Kolkata Knight Riders vs Chennai Super Kings – Match Twenty Nine – IPL 2019. Both players scored 38 runs for first in 4.4 overs. In the fifth ball of 5th over, Faf du Plessis grabbed the opportunity of catching Sunil Narine in Mitchell Santner’s bowling. Chris Lynn scored 82 runs in 51 balls with seven 4s and six 6s before getting out as fourth wicket caught Shardul Thakur for Imran Tahir in the first ball of 15th over. Nitish Rana (21 runs in 18 balls with three 4s), Dinesh Karthik (18 runs in 14 balls with two 4s), Shubman Gill (15 runs in 20 balls), & Andre Russell (10 runs in 4 balls with a boundary and a six) were other contributors to their final score of 161 runs in 20 overs losing 8 wickets.
Imran Tahir dominated the opponents with his bowling picking 4 wickets. Shardul Thakur picked 2 wickets and a catch for Imran Tahir & part of a run out. Mitchell Santner picked a wicket. Faf du Plessis caught four of the batsmen for Santner, Tahir, & Thakur.
Shane Watson & Faf du Plessis came to the crease as opening batsmen for CSK to chase this 161 runs in 20 overs in this Kolkata Knight Riders vs Chennai Super Kings – Match Twenty Nine – IPL 2019. In the first ball of 4th over, Shane Watson (6 runs in 7 balls with a boundary) got out having an LBW decision against him in Harry Gurney’s bowling. Faf du Plessis (24 runs in 16 balls with five 4s) followed him to the pavilion in the third ball of 6th over. Suresh Raina played from the second ball of fourth over throughout the innings and remained not out scoring 58 runs in 42 balls with seven 4s and a six. Kedar Jadhav scored 20 runs in 12 balls with three 4s and a six & MS Dhoni scored 16 runs in 13 balls with a six as their contribution. In the end Ravindra Jadeja remained not out with Suresh Raina when they reached the score of 162 runs in 19.4 overs losing 5 wickets. Ravindra Jadeja individually scored 31 runs in 17 balls with five 4s.
Sunil Narine & Piyush Chawla picked 2 wickets each and Harry Gurney picked a wicket, but failed to restrict the opponents.
KKR 161/8 (20.0)
CSK 162/5 (19.4)
CSK won this Kolkata Knight Riders vs Chennai Super Kings – Match Twenty Nine – IPL 2019 by 5 wickets and Man of the Match Imran Tahir for his 4 wickets against the opponents.
Chennai Super Kings beat Kolkata Knight Riders by 5 wickets
Kolkata Knight Riders 1st Innings
|Piyush Chawla||not out||4||5||0||0|
Chennai Super Kings 2nd Innings
|Suresh Raina||not out||58||42||7||1|
|Ravindra Jadeja||not out||31||17||5||0|
Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR) Scorecard
|Chris Lynn c Shardul Thakur b Imran Tahir||82||51||7||6|
|Sunil Narine c Faf du Plessis b Mitchell Santner||2||7||0||0|
|Nitish Rana c Faf du Plessis b Imran Tahir||21||18||3||0|
|Robin Uthappa c Faf du Plessis b Imran Tahir||0||1||0||0|
|Dinesh Karthik (C) (W) c Faf du Plessis b Shardul Thakur||18||14||2||0|
|Andre Russell c sub b Imran Tahir||10||4||1||1|
|Shubman Gill c Ravindra Jadeja b Shardul Thakur||15||20||0||0|
|Piyush Chawla not out||4||5||0||0|
|Kuldeep Yadav run out (MS Dhoni)||0||0||0||0|
|Extras: 9 (b – 0, w – 8, nb – 0, Penalty – 0)|
|Total: 161-8 in 20.0 overs (8.05 runs per over)|
|Fall of wickets: 1-38 (Sunil Narine, 4.5 ov) , 2-79 (Nitish Rana, 10.2 ov) , 3-80 (Robin Uthappa, 10.4 ov) , 4-122 (Chris Lynn, 14.1 ov) , 5-132 (Andre Russell, 14.5 ov) , 6-150 (Dinesh Karthik, 17.2 ov) , 7-161 (Shubman Gill, 19.5 ov) , 8-161 (Kuldeep Yadav, 20 ov)|
Chennai Super Kings (CSK) Scorecard
|Shane Watson lbw b Harry Gurney||6||7||1||0|
|Faf du Plessis b Sunil Narine||24||16||5||0|
|Suresh Raina not out||58||42||7||1|
|Ambati Rayudu c Robin Uthappa b Piyush Chawla||5||11||0||0|
|Kedar Jadhav lbw b Piyush Chawla||20||12||3||1|
|MS Dhoni (C) (W) lbw b Sunil Narine||16||13||0||1|
|Ravindra Jadeja not out||31||17||5||0|
|Extras: 2 (b – 0, w – 2, nb – 0, Penalty – 0)|
|Total: 162-5 in 19.4 overs (8.35 runs per over)|
|Fall of wickets: 1-29 (Shane Watson, 3.1 ov) , 2-44 (Faf du Plessis, 5.3 ov) , 3-61 (Ambati Rayudu, 9.1 ov) , 4-81 (Kedar Jadhav, 11.1 ov) , 5-121 (MS Dhoni, 15.4 ov)|
Kolkata Knight Riders Innings
- Mandatory Power play (1-6): Kolkata 49/1
- Kolkata 50/1 in 6.2 overs
- C Lynn T20 fifty: 50 runs in 36 balls (7×4) (2×6)
- Strategic Time-out: Kolkata 71/1 in 9.0 overs
- Kolkata 104/3 in 13.1 overs
- Strategic Time-out: Kolkata 142/5 in 16.0 overs
- Kolkata 150/5 in 17.1 overs
- Innings Break: Kolkata 161/8 in 20.0 overs
Chennai Super Kings Innings
- Referral 1 (3.3 ovs): S Raina against KOL (LBW) Successful (KOL: 1, CHE: 1)
- Mandatory Power play (1-6): Chennai 44/2
- Chennai 50/2 in 7.3 overs
- Strategic Time-out: Chennai 61/2 in 9.0 overs
- Chennai 100/4 in 13.2 overs
- Strategic Time-out: Chennai 109/4 in 14.0 overs
- Referral 2 (15.3 ovs): Ms Dhoni against KOL (LBW) Unsuccessful (KOL: 1, CHE: 0)
- Chennai 121/5: Ms Dhoni lbw b S Narine 16(13)
- S Raina T20 fifty: 50 runs in 36 balls (6×4) (1×6)
- Chennai 151/5 in 18.4 overs