Chennai Super Kings through to IPL Final beating Delhi Capitals by 6 wickets

Faf du Plessis 50 for CSK and Man of the Match
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Chennai Super Kings won the toss and decided to bowl against Delhi Capitals at the ACA-VDCA Stadium, Visakhapatnam today in their IPL eliminator.

Match Summary

Delhi Capitals 147-9 (Colin Munro 27, Rishabh Pant 38; Harbhajan Singh 2-31, Deepak Chahar 2-28, Dwayne Bravo 2-19, Ravindra Jadeja 2-23)

Chennai Super Kings 151-4 (Faf du Plessis 50, Shane Watson 50; Amit Mishra 1-21, Trent Boult 1-20, Ishant Sharma 1-24)

Result - Chennai Super Kings won by 6 wickets

Scorecard

Batting first, Delhi Capitals only managed 147-9 in their 20 overs due to fine bowling from CSK bowlers - Colin Munro 27 and Rishabh Pant 38 were the main run getters and Harbhajan Singh 2-31, Deepak Chahar 2-28, Dwayne Bravo 2-19 and Ravindra Jadeja 2-23, the stars with the ball for Chennai.

In reply, Chennai Super Kings romped to a 6 wicket win scoring 151-4 in 19 overs with Faf du Plessis 50 and Shane Watson 50 setting up the victory with an 81 run opening partnership in 10 overs; Amit Mishra 1-21, Trent Boult 1-20 and Ishant Sharma 1-24 were the pick of the bowlers for Delhi Capitals.

Chennai Super Kings go through to IPL 2019 Final against Mumbai Indians on Sunday.

 

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

Delhi Capitals - Prithvi Shaw, Shikhar Dhawan, Shreyas Iyer(c), Rishabh Pant(wk), Colin Munro, Axar Patel, Sherfane Rutherford, Keemo Paul, Amit Mishra, Trent Boult, Ishant Sharma

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