IPL2021, CSK vs PBKS: CSK beats PBKS easily by 6 wickets in a one-sided encounter at Wankhede.
8th match of IPL2021 had been played between Chennai Super Kings and Punjab Kings at Wankhede Stadium, Mumbai.
However, Chennai Super Kings won the toss and choose to bowl first.
Punjab Kings Innings:
Team Punjab Kings just able to score 106 runs with the loss of 8 wickets in their 20 overs.
Punjab Kings get to a bizarre start and lost the first 5 wickets in just 26 runs. All the batsmen got out cheaply.
Captain KL Rahul also got runout on just 5 runs.
But, Shahrukh Khan played good innings and got Punjab Kings goes past 100 runs mark.
He scores 47 runs off 36 balls with the help of 4 fours and 2 sixes.
For CSK, Dipak Chahar took 4 wickets in just 13 runs in the match.
Sam Curran, Moeen Ali, and DJ Bravo also took 1 wicket each in the match.
So, Punjab Kings gives the target of 107 runs to CSK to win the match.
Chennai Super Kings Innings:
Team CSK comfortably chases down the target of 107 runs in just 16 overs with the loss of 4 wickets.
Still, they lost the first wicket of Ruturaj Gaikwad early on just 24 runs
After that, Faf du Plessis and Moeen Ali put up a good partnership for the 2nd wicket.
Faf du Plessis scores 36 not-out runs off 33 balls with the help of 3 fours and 1 six.
Moeen Ali scores 46 runs off 31 balls with the help of 7 fours and 1 six.
Then, Mohammad Shami took 2 back to back wickets of Suresh Raina and Ambati Rayudu, But it’s too late for the Punjab Kings.
Sam Curran came next scores a boundary and finishes the match for the CSK.
For Punjab Kings, Mohammad Shami took 2 wickets for 21 runs.
Arshdeep Singh and Murugan Ashwin took 1 wicket each in the match.
So, Chennai SUper Kings beats Punjab Kings by 6 wickets.
Deepak Chahar becomes the player of the match for his fantastic spell.