Cricket News sort by Chennai XI

Chennai Super Kings finally batted first and that changed their fortunes as they registered a fine win against the Sunrisers Hyderabad. Watson and Rayudu hit impressive forties and Bravo, Thakur closed out the game with the ball as CSK defeated SRH by 20 runs.

Languishing towards the bottom of the points table, at number seven to be precise, Chennai Super Kings are fast running out of time to revive their IPL 2020 campaign. Set to face Sunrisers Hyderabad at Dubai on Tuesday, CSK only have two wins to their name in seven games and are in severe danger of not making it to the play-offs for the first time. The only time they did not make the play-offs were when they were suspended from the tournament.

It was déjà vu as we saw CSK leaving too much to be done in the last 6-7 overs of the match and eventually failing to do so. Kohli played an exemplary innings of 90* as RCB beat CSK by 37 runs to register their biggest win over them.

Two of Indian cricket’s biggest superstars, MS Dhoni and Virat Kohli, will come face to face when Royal Challengers Bangalore take on Chennai Super Kings in the evening game of Saturday at Dubai.

The Chennai Super Kings looked like the winning team for more than 25 overs in the match, but struggled to make it count when the time came to close out as a middle order collapse handed KKR what could have been easy yet crucial points to the Kolkata Knight Riders.

A lethargic Kolkata Knight Riders will face a much more confident Chennai Super Kings in match number 21 of IPL 2020 at Abu Dhabi on Wednesday. KKR have had a mixed run in the tournament so far with two wins and as many losses. CSK, on the other hand, have lost three out of five matches but go in having thrashed Kings XI Punjab by 10 wickets in the previous game.

The Chennai Super Kings made a mockery of the 179 run target given to them as they romped over the Kings XI Punjab in the 18th match of IPL 2020. Shane Watson and Faf du Plessis struck impressive 80’s as they won the match by 10 wickets, with more than two overs to spare.

Struggling teams Kings XI Punjab and Chennai Super Kings will take on each other in match number 18 of IPL 2020 at Dubai, in the second match on Sunday. Both teams have had poor starts to the tournament, winning just one and losing three out of four matches. In their previous encounter against Mumbai, KXIP faltered in the chase of 192 as their batting fell apart. Chennai, on the other hand, failed to overcome Sunrisers Hyderabad despite needing to chase only 165.

We had an exciting match in Dubai as SRH youngsters Priyam Garg and Abhishek Sharma displayed some excellent batting after a mid-innings collapse. Jadeja and Dhoni threatened to take the game away but SRH bowlers maintained their calm to win the match by 7 runs.