Chennai Tremendous Kings (CSK), persevering with their woeful run, suffered yet one more defeat whereas chasing within the on-going IPL 2020. Royal Challengers Bangalore, on Saturday, thrashed CSK by 37 runs to plunge extra distress on the three-time champions.
One of the constant sides of the IPL, CSK have registered solely two victories this season in seven video games to this point. In the event that they need to guide a Playoff berth, MS Dhoni’s males should pull up their socks and ship of their remaining video games and script a turnaround within the latter section of the match.
Speaking about CSK’s drubbing in opposition to RCB, their batting, but once more, fizzled out in opposition to the asking run-rate. Whereas chasing 170, the Chennai batting unit confirmed little or no intent, ending up amassing solely 132/eight of their stipulated 20 overs. Proper from the beginning, CSK batsmen didn’t put their foot on the accelerator.
The asking run-rate stored on climbing and CSK finally succumbed to the stress, handing a 37-run victory to the Virat Kohli-led facet. Following CSK’s defeat, former England worldwide Kevin Pietersen was not impressed with Ambati Rayudu’s working between the wickets.
I don’t care who you might be, it’s a must to watch one of the best: Kevin Pietersen
Rayudu got here within the center within the fourth over and was dismissed within the 18th over. Regardless of staying on the crease for therefore lengthy, the right-hander didn’t present any urgency together with his willow. He ended up scoring solely 42 runs whereas going through 40 deliveries.
Pietersen slammed Rayudu for not even making an attempt to take a double throughout the eighth over of the innings. Whereas his accomplice N. Jagadeesan had already accomplished the primary run and tried to take a double, Rayudu was but to finish the primary run.
“Ambati Rayudu must get up a bit bit. You see one of the best gamers on this planet, they run between the wickets, they push the sweepers arduous. When you’re chasing these form of numbers, I don’t care who you might be, it’s a must to watch one of the best and one of the best dash between the wickets,” Kevin Pietersen stated on-air.
“Watch Kohli, watch de Villiers, watch du Plessis, Warner, Bairstow, they set the requirements, you’ve bought to comply with,” he added.