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  • 2013 Indian Premier League

    Chennai Super Kings vs Kings XI Punjab - Match 45

    May 2, 2013, 8:30PM AET MA Chidambaram Stadium, Chennai

    Match Status: Completed
    Chennai Super Kings won by 15 runs

  • Kings XI Punjab 6/ 171 (20.0)
  • Chennai Super Kings 4/ 186 (20.0)
  • Chennai Super Kings won the toss and elected to bat
  • Graph
  • Current Run Rate: 8.55
BatsmenRB4s6sS/R
MS Gony*01000.00
DA Miller512652196.15
This Partnership:0 Runs From 1 Balls (R/R: 0.00)

BowlersOMRWEcon
DJ Bravo*4.003438.50
CH Morris3.0031010.33

Last Wicket:Sathish, 0 (LBW:Bravo, Over: 19.5)
Last 5 overs: . 4 . 2 1 4 | 1 1 1 4 4 1 | 1lb 1 1 2 1 6 | 4 1 4 1 1 . | W W 2 1 W .
Latest Commentary (View More)

20th Over
That’s all from here, we witnessed a great contest today, join us for the second game from Pune.
Man of the Match: Suresh Raina (Chennai Super Kings)
So they are far ahead with 18 points from 11 games they had played and retained the top position in the Points Table
This is 7th consecutive win for Chennai Super Kings and they have equalled the IPL record; only Royal Challengers Bangalore have done it before (in 2011).
Dwayne Bravo proved a match winner for CSK as he bowled the last over superbly under tremendous pressure and in process captured three wickets and also win the purple cap, well bowled!!
He was very well supported by David Miller who chipped in with quick fire 51 runs off 26 balls but their effort was not enough to cross the barrier and in last they fell short by 15 runs
Shaun Marsh played an outstanding knock of 73 runs which came off 51 balls with the help of eight boundaries and two towering sixes.
Kings XI Punjab fought back brilliantly as they were right in the chase all the time until Shaun Marsh was done and dusted by Bravo in the last over of the game
Chennai Super Kings have won by 15 runs
Over 19.6: Bravo to Gony, no run, slower one, kept low, played and missed. KXI 6/171 (Miller 51, Gony 0)
What a final over bowled by Bravo, Awesome!!
Over 19.5: Bravo to Sathish, no run, OUT, excellent yorker, struck on the toe right in front of wickets, given LBW
Over 19.4: Bravo to Miller, one run, off cutter, pushed to long on
Over 19.3: Bravo to Miller, two runs, full in length, driven to sweeper cover
Over 19.2: Bravo to Gurkeerat Singh, no run, OUT, slower one, goes for big hit but offered a simple catch to Hussey at long on, neatly taken
Over 19.1: Bravo to Marsh, no run, OUT, Bravo knocked him over, gone for a big heave, missed it, leg stump uprooted; Shaun Marsh b Bravo 73 (51b, 8x4, 2x6, S.R. 143.14)
19th Over
Needs 19 runs to win off 6 balls remaining
Over 18.6: Morris to Miller, no run, full and wide, played over it, missed the opportunity. KXI 3/168 (Marsh 73, Miller 48)
Over 18.5: Morris to Marsh, one run, full and wide, chopped to backward point, great stop there by Michael Hussey
Over 18.4: Morris to Miller, one run, lofted hit to deep midwicket, not in full control
Over 18.3: Morris to Miller, FOUR, sprayed it down the leg side, flicked it past short fine leg, Classic!!
Over 18.2: Morris to Marsh, one run, right in the block hole, tucks to midwicket
Match on......................
Over 18.1: Morris to Marsh, FOUR, taken on full and crashed it past bowler to long off fence

Chennai Super Kings: Wriddhiman Saha, Michael Hussey, Suresh Raina, Subramaniam Badrinath, MS Dhoni (c/wk), Ravindra Jadeja, Albie Morkel, Dwayne Bravo, Ravichandran Ashwin, Chris Morris, Mohit Sharma

Kings XI Punjab: Shaun Marsh, Mandeep Singh, David Hussey (c), David Miller, Luke Pomersbach, Rajagopal Sathish, Gurkeerat Singh (wk), Manpreet Gony, Piyush Chawla, Praveen Kumar, Parvinder Awana


Umpires: Erasmus, M (SAF), Kulkarni, VA (IND)
Third Umpire: Llong, NJ (ENG)
Match Refree: Mukherjee, Raju (SA)

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