IPL 2019, CSK vs SRH Highlights: Coming off to chase 176, Chennai Super Kings got off to a poor start with Faf du Plessis getting run out in the second over. Shane Watson and Suresh Raina added 77 runs before the latter was dismissed by Rashid Khan. Watson went on to hammer 96 as CSK chased down the target with 6 wickets in hand.
Coming off to bat, Sunrisers Hyderabad got off to a poor start with Harbhajan Singh dismissing Jonny Bairstow for a duck. David Warner and Manish Pandey scored fifties each and stitched a 115-run stand before Harbhajan removed Warner for 57. Vijay was dismissed in the second last over. Pandeya and Yusuf Pathan took SRH to 175/3 after 20 overs.
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Indian Premier League, 2019MA Chidambaram Stadium, Chennai 22 May 2019
Chennai Super Kings 176/4 (19.5)
Sunrisers Hyderabad 175/3 (20.0)
Match Ended ( Day - Match 41 ) Chennai Super Kings beat Sunrisers Hyderabad by 6 wickets
Chennai win by 6 wickets
Chennai Super Kings win by 6 wickets. , full on off stump, and there's a little bit of drama here but the winning run is eventually taken.
WICKET! Ambati Rayudu has hit it into the air and it lands in Vijay Shankar's hands. CSK 175/4. Still need 1 to win in 2 balls
WHAT A FIELDING EFFORT!
SIX!Kedar Jadhav launched it over deep midwicket. Manish Pandey takes the catch and then throws it inside the ropes - but he has crossed the boundary before leaving the ball. CSK need 2 to win in 4 balls
1st ball - Single! Ambati Rayudu takes a single and gives the strike to Kedar Jadhav. This is starting to get tense now. Still need 8 to win off 5 balls
Hyderabad have pulled off things brilliantly in the last two overs - Just 7 runs in the 18th and 19th over. CSK are under pressure now. Chennai need 9 to win in the final over now.
WICKET! A bouncer from Bhuvneshwar Kumar and Shane Watson hammeres it. Gets a leading edge and Bairstow takes a one-handed diving catch towards his left. He departs for 96. CSK 160/3
SIX! Shane Watson sees a slow and short delivery from Khaleel Ahmed and hit it into the stands for the maximum. He enters the 90s now.
SIX! Shane Watson is now going after Rashid Khan. A fuller delivery and Watson just launched it straight for the maximum. What an innings , this!
FOUR! A half-volley from Bhuvneshwar Kumar, Watson waited and then cut it late between the fielder at backward point and short third man for a boundary. Follows it up with another FOUR!
FOUR! Shane Watson slog sweeps a straighter one from Rashid Khan to deep midwicket. The fielder reached there and treid to stop it, only to hit it back to the boundary ropes.
SIX! Another slog sweep from Watson and this one will travel the distance. Watson gets his reply and then gives a long hard stare to Rashid Khan.
Rayudu joins the party!
FOUR! Ambati Rayudu gets a slower, straighter delivery from Rashid Khan and he punches it over midwicket for another boundary.
SIX! Sandeep Sharma bowls another short ball and it is right into Watson's area. He pulled it with full speed and this has gone miles tinto the stands for a maximum. 50 for Watto in 35 balls. Also brings up 100 for Hyderabad.
FOUR! Slow and straight from Sandeep Sharma, Watson pulls it with ease for a boundary between the two fielders at mid-off and long-off for another boundary. 3 balls and already 11 runs in it.
FOUR! Sandeep Sharma misses his length and that is just too easy for Shane Watson to jab it away into the gap between backward point and short-third man for a boundary.
GONE! Suresh Raina was looking uncomfortable against Rashid Khan and finally gave away his wicket. Tried to step up on a half volley, the ball turned and Bairstow was quick to grab it and knock down the stumps. CSK 80/2
WOW! Watson edged a slow delivery from Sandeep Sharma to Bairstow. The keeper dived on his right but could not grab it in the end. Watson dropped on 33.
FOUR! Length outside off with extra bounce for Rashid but Raina just opens the face and guides it past slip for four. Class batting this has been.
HARD AND STRAIGHT!
FOUR! If Ravi Shastri was commentating, he would have said, "this went like the tracer buller". Rashid Khan overpitched and Watson hit it straight back for a boundary with brute force.
SIX! Slog sweep of the highest level from Watson. Shakib Al Hasan overpitched and Watson hits it over deep square leg for the maximum. This goes miles into the stands.
WOW! Raina just toys the ball towards mid-on for another six. 22 runs in the over - and CSK reach 49/1 at the end of powerplay.
FOUR! Sharp stroke from Raina, Sandeep Sharma misses his line, this one was straying down the leg side. Raina flicked it towards deep backward square for a boundary!
FOUR! And another one - he came forward on a slower delivery - did not time in well, gets an edge - but it flies over the fielders inside the circle for another boundary.
FOUR! Another slog, and same result. Sandeep Sharma has been hammered for four boundaries in five balls. What next?
FOUR! Sandeep Sharma starts off with a short delivery to Suresh Raina. He missed his line. Too straight. Raina pulled it with full force over mid-on for a boundary.
SIX! Khaleel Ahmed has been hammered for a big hit. Slow and straight from Ahmed. It was short, and Watson pulled it over mid-on for the maximum.
FOUR! He follows it up with a boundary over long-off. Hit it over the fielders, the feilder gave it a diving chase, but only managed to nudge it to the ropes.
Back to back boundaries
FOUR! Full on the pads by Shakib Al Hasan and Watson sweeps hard and flat, couple of bounces and into the boundary at deep square leg. Much-needed boundary for Chennai.
RUN OUT APPEAL!
Bhuvneshwar Kumar keeps a strict line- Du Plessis drives to mid-off, and tries to steal a single. There is a direct hit and it has gone to the third umpire. It looks close. OUT! Brilliant throw by Rashid Khan. SRH 3/1
Fantastic start by Bhuvi - he gives no run in his first over. Pressure on Chennai immediately. First over gone, SRH 0/0. Khaleel Ahmed on the other end
CHASE IS ON!
Shane Watson and Faf du Plessis out to open the innings for Chennai. Bhuvneshwar Kumar starts with the new ball for Sunrisers Hyderabad. CHASE IS ON!
End of innngs
Great spell of death overs from CSK and they have managed to curtail Hyderabad. SRH reach 175/3 after 20 overs. Just 15 coming off the final two overs.
CSK need 176 to win.
GONE! Shankar launches a slow one from Deepak Chahar to Ravindra Jadeja in the deep. Easy catch. He survives two more balls after being dropped by Suresh Raina. SRH 167/3
SURESH RAINA DROPS VIJAY SHANKAR! Vijay Shankar skies it into the air. Suresh Raina gave it a chase, but it slipped out of his hands.
18 overs gone
Good over from Dwayne Bravo - just one boundary in it. Manish Pandey and Vijay Shankar have two more overs to add to the total. How many more can the duo add?
150 up for SRH
A double from Vijay Shankar and it brings 150 up for Hyderabad in the 17th over. Again the fielder has to come in a long way off the rope, and again they sprint a hard-run two.
SIX! Imran Tahir bowls a shorter delivery and Manish Pandey pulls it with brute force over midwicket for a six. This has gone deep into the stands. SRH 147/2
16 overs gone
16 overs gone, SRH are 138/2. How many more runs can Shankar and Pandey add in final four overs?
SIX! Vijay Shankar has hammered a straight six off Imran Tahir. The spinner missed his length, Shankar came underneath it and then slogged it over long-on.
WICKET! Harbhajan strikes and gets the big man David Warner. Pitches it fuller, gets the balll to spin. Warner was way early into the shot, missed it completely. Dhoni quick to grab and knock down the stumps. He departs for 57. SRH 120/2
FOUR! Ravindra Jadeja bowls it straighter and slow, Pandey steps up and hammers it straight for a boundary. Fantastic shot from the batsman.
Warner too crosses the 50-run mark with a single. Brilliant batting from the Aussie.
50 for Pandey!
FOUR! Wide outside off stump and Manish Pandey slices it through the gap for a boundary. Brings up his half century in 25 balls. Confident cricket from the batsman. 100 up for Hyderabad.
10 overs gone
A good partnership building between Manish Pandey and David Warner who both have added 86 runs together. 10 overs gone, SRH are 91/1