Chennai Super Kings beat Sunrisers Hyderabad by 6 wickets in IPL thriller

Shane Watson 96 for CSK and Man of the Match
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Manish Pandey scored a wonderful 83* for Sunrisers Hyderabad
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Chennai Super Kings won the toss and decided to bowl against Sunrisers Hyderabad at the M.A. Chidambaram Stadium, Chennai today in the IPL.

Match Summary

Sunrisers Hyderabad  175-3 (Manish Pandey 83*, David Warner 57, Vijay Shankar 26; Harbhajan Singh 2-39, Deepak Chahar 1-30)

Chennai Super Kings 176-4 (Shane Watson 96, Suresh Raina 38; Bhuvneshwar Kumar 1-18)

Result – Chennai Super Kings won by 6 wickets

Scorecard

Tournament Stats and Points Table

Asked to bat first, Sunrisers Hyderabad scored a competitive 175-3, with Manish Pandey 83*, David Warner 57 and Vijay Shankar 26 the run scores and  Harbhajan Singh 2-39 and Deepak Chahar 1-30 the wicket takers for Chennai Super Kings.

In reply, CSK got home in the run chase, with 2 balls to spare. Shane Watson 96 was the hero with the bat supported by Suresh Raina 38.  Bhuvneshwar Kumar 1-18 was the pick of the bowlers for the Sunrisers.

Chennai Super Kings - Shane Watson, Faf du Plessis, Suresh Raina, Ambati Rayudu, Kedar Jadhav, MS Dhoni(c)(wk), Ravindra Jadeja, Dwayne Bravo, Harbhajan Singh, Deepak Chahar, Imran Tahir

Sunrisers Hyderabad - David Warner, Jonny Bairstow(wk), Vijay Shankar, Manish Pandey, Shakib Al Hasan, Yusuf Pathan, Deepak Hooda, Rashid Khan, Bhuvneshwar Kumar(c), Sandeep Sharma, Khaleel Ahmed

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