MS Dhoni is very confident, the way started off this event indian premier league 2020 in Sheikh Zayed Stadium,Abu Dhabi .
Ambati Rayudu and Faf du Plessis helped CSK to Register their First Victory in this IPL 2020 against Mumbai Indians.
MS Dhoni, the skipper of Chennai Super Kings won the toss and elected to bowl first against Mumbai Indians. While CSK gave chance to Sam Curran instead of DJ Dravo, But Sam Curran proved himself for his selection for today’s match.
Mumbai Indians started batting first put runs on the scoreboard early specially the way Rohit Sharma then de Kock.
Early partnership created good solid flow of runs in the powerplay, But Chawla striked Rohit in the safe hand of Sam Curran.
But de Kock kept going well but not enough close to his half century as he also lost his wickets after scoring 33 runs off just 20 balls.
The middle support worked well to put their scoreboard ahead in the match Saurabh Tiwary 42 runs and Pollard 18 runs that pushed their inning at the score of 162 runs with the lost of 9 wickets.
Although CSK not started good in Power Play but in the mid and end of inning they restricted them and strikes crucial wickets.
In the runs chase CSK opening pair Murali Vijay and Shane Watson could not play much as they lost their wickets both early that made them in trouble.
Then he came to crease Faf du Plessis and Ambati Rayudu, where started contributing to their team as combine both got fifties as Rayudu lost his wicket after scoring 71 runs 48 balls.
While Faf du Plessis not 58 runs that helpful inning where he finished in style by hitting back to back 2 fours to Trent Boult in last over.
CSK register their first victory in indian premier league 2020 by 5 wickets against Mumbai Indians in Sheikh Zayed Stadium,Abu Dhabi . While Ambati Rayudu was declared the player of the match for his outstanding at the crucial stage of the match for CSK.