SRH VS CSK Post Match Summary as CSK won the match by 7 wickets.
SRH VS CSK Post Match Summary:-
The Sunrisers Hyderabad clashed with the Chennai Super Kings today in the 23rd match of the Indian Premier League 2021, today at Feroz Shah Kotla in Delhi. Sunrisers wo the toss and decided to go for batting in their first place and set a target for the southern team. The former team stagnated a target for 172 and the latter managed to chase the score in an extra ordinary manner. The latter won the match by 7 wickets with 9 deliveries still in hand.
Chennai had a dream start as Faf du Plessis and Ruturaj Gaikwad stitched up a century stand in no time. They both were looking to set the game but Gaikwad fell to Rashid. Moeen Ali came out and played a few big strokes but soon perished to Rashid and du Plessis joined him back in the hunt on the very next ball. But in the end, Suresh Raina and Ravindra Jadeja stitched up a 25-run stand to get them over the line.
Sunrisers Hyderabad Innings Summary:
Hyderabad came on to bowl when the pitch had eased out a bit. They needed early wickets but that did not happen. Sandeep Sharma bowled well at the start but didn’t pick up the early wickets. Khaleel, Suchith and Kaul were quite expensive. Rashid took 3 big wickets but the damage had already done by the Chennai batters. The target wasn’t the biggest and they had a tough time defending it.
Earlier in the evening, Warner and Pandey struggled against a motivated Chennai bowling lineup. The bowlers bowled tight lines and did not give many free runs. But a late blitz by Williamson and Jadhav got them to a respectable total. In the end, the total was not adequate enough for this pitch. Faf du Plessis says that being the highest scorer so far feels good but adds winning is important. He further tells his partnership with Ruturaj is going well and tells that makes their side’s batting more fearful.
David Warner shares his view on team performance :
Hyderabad skipper, David Warner, takes responsibility as he says he batted slow and takes full responsibility for the batting. He appreciates Manish Pandey and Kane Williamson for the way they batted. Warner says he hit 15 good shots to the fielders and says those are the things that make or break an innings.
MS Dhoni on CSK Performance in SRH VS CSK Post Match Presentation:-
Chennai skipper, MS Dhoni says that the batting performance was superb and it was a good wicket and it was coming on nicely but bring up that it does not mean bowling was poor.
For his wonderful performance in the match today, Ruturaj Gaikwad has been declared as the MAN OF THE MATCH. He broaches that it means a lot but he is disappointed that he couldn’t finish it off. The young man scored a valuable 75 runs in just 44 deliveries.
This takes us to an amazing game end, a thumping win for Chennai. They win their 5th match in a row. On the other hand, Hyderabad is in deep trouble now. Chennai have romped their way to the top of the table. Hyderabad’s struggle continues as they stay foot at the table and succumb to another loss.
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