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IPL 2020: Disciplined RR Restrict CSK For 125/5

By Sahil Mathur
Oct 19, 2020 • 21:23 PM

Disciplined bowling from Rajasthan Royals(RR) restricts Chennai Super Kings(CSK) to a modest total of 125/5. 

Earlier, CSK captain MS Dhoni won the toss and opted to bat first. Chennai got off to a decent start scoring 43 runs but also lost two wickets in the powerplay. 

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Super Kings were reduced to 56/4 at the end of the tenth over. MS Dhoni(28) and Ravindra Jadeja(34*) then controlled the CSK innings and added 51 runs for the fifth wicket in 46 balls. Dhoni could only manage to score two boundaries during his time at the crease before getting run out. CSK scored 36 runs in the last five overs.

For RR, Shreyas Gopal bowled an economical spell conceding 14 runs in his four overs and picked up one wicket. 

Brief Score: 125/5 (Ravindra Jadeja - 34*, MS Dhoni - 28; Shreyas Gopal - 1/14)