RCB vs CSK: Unexpected shock to Bangalore Chennai

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The Chennai Super Kings have finally tasted victory again in the IPL 2020 season. The all-rounder’s side won the match by 8 wickets against Royal Challengers Bangalore in Dubai on Sunday. Virat Kohli (50:43 off 1×4, 1×6) hit a half-century to win the toss and elected to bat first. Bangalore scored 145 for six. In the ensuing chase, opener Ruturaj Gaikwad (65 not out: 4×4, 3×6 off 51 balls) hit an unbeaten half-century as Chennai Super Kings chased down the target with 150/2 in 18.4 overs. This is the fourth win for Chennai, who played their 12th match in the latest season. It is their fourth defeat for Bangalore, who played their 11th match.


Chennai Super Kings started aggressively with a target of 146 runs. Duplessis (2×4, 2×6 off 25:13 balls), who started the innings with Ruturaj Gaikwad, exploded with huge shots. In the power play, Ruturaj also batted a bit and by the end of 5 overs, Chennai were in a better position with 46/0. However, Duplessis was dismissed for the first ball of the sixth over. Ambati Rayudu (39:27 off 3×4, 2×6) took the lead and eased the pressure on Ruturaj. But .. at the team score 113, Chahal bowled the ball horizontally and Rayudu bowled. However, Dhoni came out on top in the batting order (19 not out: 3×4 off 21 balls).

Bangalore captain Kohli, who had won the toss earlier in the match, opted to bat. With that .. Padikkal (2×4, 1×6 off 22:21 balls) and Aaron Finch (3×4 off 15:11 balls) who started the innings were outplayed in an aggressive attempt .. Virat Kohli played timely with AB de Villiers who came later. Although the spinners threw the ball .. the pair patiently matched with singles and doubles .. did not play any bold shots until the scoreboard crossed 100. However, AB de Villiers (39:36 off 4×4) was out at the boundary line in an attempt to change gear in the slog overs. In the end, Moin Ali (1), Chris Morris (2) and Gurkeerat (2 not out) disappointed. Washington Sundar (5 not out) hit a boundary.

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