Royal Challengers Bangalore (RCB) comfortably beat Chennai Tremendous Kings (CSK) by 37 runs within the 25th match of the IPL 2020 at Dubai Worldwide Cricket Stadium (Dubai).
After profitable the toss, Royal Challengers Bangalore captain Virat Kohli determined to bat first. Whereas RCB managed to attain 169/4 (20 overs) within the first innings, they restricted CSK to 132/8.
IPL 2020, Match 25: Chennai Tremendous Kings vs Royal Challengers Bangalore (CSK vs RCB) – Highlights
Chennai Tremendous Kings (CSK) innings
Each the CSK openers Shane Watson (14) and Faf du Plessis (8) misplaced their wickets cheaply. Then Ambati Rayudu and Narayan Jagadeesan dealt with the scenario. Nevertheless, their partnership couldn’t handle to attain in a quick approach.
Ambati Rayudu and Narayan Jagadeesan arrange the 64 runs partnership for the third wicket. Within the 15th over, Jagadeesan was run out after scoring 33 runs off 28 balls. After that wicket, RCB have been completely in management within the recreation as they rapidly took a few of the subsequent essential wickets.
Captain MS Dhoni hit a sixer on going through his third ball within the match as he accomplished his 300th T20 sixer with that over-boundary. However on the ultimate ball of the 16th over, Dhoni was caught out on the long-off as Yuzvendra Chahal picked that essential wicket.
On the second ball of the subsequent over, Sam Curran was dismissed for a golden duck as Chris Morris took that wicket. After scoring 42 runs off 40 balls (Four fours), Rayudu was bowled by Isuru Udana. Within the 19th over, Morris took two extra wickets after dismissing Dwayne Bravo (7) and Ravindra Jadeja (7).
Royal Challengers Bangalore (RCB) innings
RCB opener Aaron Finch (2) misplaced his wicket cheaply as Deepak Chahar bowled him within the third over. However the different opener Devdutt Padikkal and skipper Virat Kohli dealt with that early scenario very effectively with the 53 runs partnership for the second wicket.
Within the 11th over, Padikkal (33 runs) was dismissed by Shardul Thakur. In that very same over, AB de Villiers (0) was caught behind for a duck. Then, Washington Sundar additionally scored 10 runs earlier than Sam Curran dismiss him.
Nevertheless, captain Kohli remained stick within the crease until the top of that innings which helped them to safe a difficult whole. Kohli accomplished his half-century in 39 balls. On the finish second of that innings, the set batsman Kohli turned the essential issue for his group so as to add runs rapidly.
Kohli remained not out on 90 runs off 52 balls (Four fours and Four sixes). Additionally, Shivam Dube performed an important cameo as he scored 22 not out off 14 balls (2 fours and solely six). For the unbroken fifth wicket, Kohli and Dube put the 76 runs partnership.
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