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IPL 2021, CSK vs RCB Highlights: Jadeja’s all-round show helps CSK beat RCB by 69 runs

IPL 2021, CSK vs RCB Highlights: With a massive 69-run win, CSK dethroned RCB from the top of the points table

By: Sports Desk |
Updated: April 25, 2021 7:38:22 pm
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IPL 2021, CSK vs RCB Highlights: Chennai Super Kings defeated Royal Challengers Bangalore by 69 runs in their Indian Premier League (IPL). CSK scored 191 for four after skipper Mahendra Singh Dhoni opted to bat on winning the toss. In reply, RCB were stopped at 122 for 9 in 20 overs. Ravindra Jadeja smashed 62 off 28 balls, including 37 runs in the innings’ final over with the help of five sixes and a four off purple cap holder Harshal Patel’s bowling.

CSK opener Faf du Plessis scored 50 off 41 balls and shared a first-wicket stand of 74 runs with Ruturaj Gaikwad (33) at the Wankhede Stadium. Harshal was the most successful bowler for RCB, returning figures of 3/51, including the 37 runs in his fourth and final over.
Jadeja also shone with the ball and finished with excellent figures of 3/13 in four overs, including taking the big wickets of AB de Villiers and Glenn Maxwell.

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IPL 2021, CSK vs RCB Highlights:

19:16 (IST)25 Apr 2021
Massive win for CSK

Dwayne Bravo bowls the final over of the innings and starts off with an ultra slow delivery to beat Mohammed Siraj. SIX! Siraj picks that one up early and deposits it over deep mid-wicket for a maximum. Siraj goes big again but mistimes this time. A couple of runs for him. Siraj plays a mini helicopter shot, a single towards long-on. Chahal drives and edges to short third man for a single. Another single to end the innings. CSK win the match by 69 runs. RCB 122/9 after 20 overs

19:13 (IST)25 Apr 2021
Swings and misses

Shardul Thakur bowls the penultimate over of the innings. Yuzvendra Chahal drives and gets a single off the first ball. Chahal has faced 20 deliveries already. Till now, the most deliveries he faced in a season was 26. Siraj goes for blind slogs and misses four balls in a row. He gets a single off the last ball. RCB 111/9 after 19 overs

19:09 (IST)25 Apr 2021
Chahal's IPL career-best score

Sam Curran bowls his final over. Two singles off the first two balls from Chahal and Siraj. Next ball, Jadeja hits the stumps again trying to finish this match. A couple of runs for Chahal. The leg spinner is batting on 6 and it is his highest score in IPL. Last ball of the over, a huge shout from Curran and Dhoni and the umpire raises his finger. Siraj takes the review straight away, the review is reversed. RCB 109/9 after 18 overs

19:03 (IST)25 Apr 2021
Tailenders struggling to score

Shardul Thakur continues. Yuzvendra Chahal manages to get off the strike on the fourth ball of the over. Mohammed Siraj is the new batsman on the crease. He gets beaten by Thakur on the first delivery. He gets beaten again. Just one run from the over. RCB 104/9 after 17 overs

18:57 (IST)25 Apr 2021
Tahir hits bullseye

Dwayne Bravo introduced in the 16th over. Bravo jams one in the block hole, Kyle Jamieson gets a single. Bravo beats Yuzvendra Chahal with a slower one. He has faced 10 dot deliveries now. Chahal gets hold of the low full toss and gets a single. SIX! Kyle Jamieson gets that one in the middle of the bat and hits it straight to Mitchell Santner at long-on who steps on the boundary ropes. Bravo beats Jamieson with another slower one. RUN OUT! Imran Tahir removes Jamieson with a direct hit. He is out for 16. Everything going CSK's way. RCB 103/9 after 16 overs

18:53 (IST)25 Apr 2021
Chahal struggles to score first run

Shardul Thakur back in attack after taking the big wicket of Devdutt Padikkal in the powerplay overs. Kyle Jamieson gets beaten by the first delivery outside off. He gets a single off the next one. Chahal plays the ball on the back foot towards point, a dot ball. Thakur has a spring in his step and beats Chahal with faster delivery. Chahal drives but finds Jadeja, another dot ball. A slower bouncer to end the over. RCB 95/8 after 15 overs

18:48 (IST)25 Apr 2021
Tahir finishes excellent spell

Yuzvendra Chahal comes in to bat. RCB can very well forget the run chase now. They need to bat out the full 20 overs. Chahal gets beaten on the third delivery he faces. Tahir convinces MS Dhoni to go for the review as the ball hits Chahal's front pad. The review goes in RCB's favour. Another dot ball to end the over and his spell. Tahir took two wickets for 16 runs in his 4 overs. RCB 94/8 after 14 overs

18:44 (IST)25 Apr 2021
Tahir strikes again

Imran Tahir continues and his googly goes down the leg side. WICKET! Navdeep Saini edges it to first slip fielder Suresh Raina. Another wicket for Tahir. Saini out for 2. RCB 94/8 after 13.1 overs

18:42 (IST)25 Apr 2021
Jadeja finishes spell

Ravindra Jadeja bowls the final over of his spell. Kyle Jamieson gets a single after the dot ball. Navdeep Saini is the new batsman. Saini gets a single after facing a dot delivery as well. Two more singles from the over. Jadeja finishes with three wickets for 13 runs from his four overs. RCB 93/7 after 13 overs

18:39 (IST)25 Apr 2021
Now Tahir strikes

Imran Tahir continues. He starts off with a dot ball to Kyle Jamieson. FOUR! An outside edge off Jamieson's bat goes for a boundary. A much-needed for RCB. Two dot balls and wide to follow. BOWLED! Harshal Patel goes for the slog and Tahir gets through. Surprisingly, Tahir does not run around Wankhede stadium. Less-spirited celebration from him this time. RCB 89/7 

18:35 (IST)25 Apr 2021
Patel survives Jadeja

Harshal Patel is the new batsman. A dot ball to start with. Patel tries to play on the back foot and gets beaten by Jadeja. A huge appeal and the umpire raises his finger. Patel takes a review straight away and survives. Patel defends the next ball back to Jadeja. Two more dot deliveries to end the over. Wicket-maiden for Jadeja. Suddenly, the required run rate is above 12 runs per over. RCB 83/6 after 11 overs

18:33 (IST)25 Apr 2021
Unstoppable Jadeja gets ABD

Kyle Jamieson is the new batsman in. He gets off the mark with a single. AB de Villiers takes a single towards long-on, end of over. Ravindra Jadeja continues. WICKET! Slower through the air and Jadeja beats AB de Villiers. He is out for 4. Jadeja is unstoppable here. RCB's run chase is in shambles here after a solid start. RCB 83/6 after 10.1 overs

18:28 (IST)25 Apr 2021
Jadeja runs out Christian

Daniel Christian comes in to bat. No run scored off the last ball of Jadeja's over. Imran Tahir continues. AB de Villiers gets a single. Christian gets off the mark with a single after playing a dot ball. RUN OUT! You can't keep Jadeja out of the game. He gets rid of Christian with a direct hit. RCB's run chase in deep trouble. RCB 81/5 after 9.4 overs

18:22 (IST)25 Apr 2021
Jadeja shuts down 'Big Show'

Ravindra Jadeja continues. Glenn Maxwell backs away and plays towards covers, a dot ball. FOUR! This time he beats the covers fielder and gets a boundary. Two more singles to follow. BOWLED! Maxwell goes for the slog and Jadeja aims for the stumps. Maxwell out for 22. Jadeja is on a roll at Wankhede. RCB 79/4 after 8.5 overs

18:19 (IST)25 Apr 2021
Good start from Tahir

Imran Tahir into the attack. This is Tahir's first match of the season. Slight mix-up off the first ball between Maxwell and ABD, a dot ball. Maxwell plays towards mid-wicket and gets a couple of runs. Good running between the wickets. Three more singles from the over. Good start from Tahir. This is going to be a crucial phase in this run chase. Both spinners operating in middle overs. RCB 73/3 after 8 overs

18:16 (IST)25 Apr 2021
Crucial partnership for RCB

Glenn Maxwell pierces the gap on the off side square of the wicket and gets a couple of runs. He plays the ball towards long-on for a single. AB de Villiers comes in to bat. A stumping shout straight away but De Villiers' back foot was inside the crease. RCB need this partnership to go on as they do not have much batting to follow. Two dot balls to follow. RCB 68/3 after 7 overs

18:13 (IST)25 Apr 2021
Jadeja delivers with ball straight away

Ravindra Jadeja introduced in the attack after working his magic with the ball. He starts off with a dot ball. WICKET! Washington Sundar makes a mess batting at No.3 again. He takes the aerial route and Ruturaj Gaikwad takes an easy catch on the boundary. RCB 65/3 after 6.2 overs

18:11 (IST)25 Apr 2021
Maxwell announces his arrival

Sam Curran continues. Washington Sundar gets off strike with a single. Glenn Maxwell arrives at the crease. FOUR! Maxwell slices that one past the short third man fielder for a boundary. FOUR! Maxwell finds the gap on the off side again and gets second boundary on the trot. Change of pace from Curran and Maxwell plays it towards off side, a dot ball. Curran bowls a short ball and beats Maxwell, another dot ball. Meanwhile, Maxwell asks for a bat change. A couple of runs to end the over. RCB 65/2 after 6 overs

18:07 (IST)25 Apr 2021
Padikkal's cameo ends

Shardul Thakur introduced in the attack. FOUR! Thakur releases the pressure off Sundar as he bowls one on his pads. Sundar flicks it away for a boundary. Next ball, Thakur bowls on the pads again and Sundar picks up a couple of runs via leg byes. Sundar plays it towards mid-on and takes a quick single. Thakur bowls a well-directed bouncer to Devdutt Padikkal, a dot ball. Padikkal lofts another over the in-field and gets a couple of overs. WICKET! Slower short delivery and Padikkal falls into the trap. An easy catch for the square leg fielder Suresh Raina. RCB 54/2 after 5 overs

18:02 (IST)25 Apr 2021
Curran keeps Sundar busy

Washington Sundar comes to bats at No.3. He struggles against Sam Curran to get off the strike. He gets off the mark with a single off the last ball of the over. Good comeback from Curran after the expensive first over. Just one run and the wicket of Virat Kohli from it. RCB 45/1 after 4 overs


CSK: Ruturaj Gaikwad, Faf du Plessis, Moeen Ali, Suresh Raina, Ambati Rayudu, MS Dhoni(w/c), Ravindra Jadeja, Sam Curran, Shardul Thakur, Lungi Ngidi, Deepak Chahar, Dwayne Bravo, Jason Behrendorff, Mitchell Santner, Imran Tahir, Krishnappa Gowtham, Robin Uthappa, Cheteshwar Pujara, Karn Sharma, Ravisrinivasan Sai Kishore, Hari Nishanth, N Jagadeesan, KM Asif, Harishankar Reddy, Bhagath Varma

RCB: Virat Kohli(c), Devdutt Padikkal, Shahbaz Ahmed, Glenn Maxwell, AB de Villiers(w), Washington Sundar, Kyle Jamieson, Kane Richardson, Harshal Patel, Mohammed Siraj, Yuzvendra Chahal, Daniel Christian, Adam Zampa, Sachin Baby, Srikar Bharat, Navdeep Saini, Pavan Deshpande, Rajat Patidar, Mohammed Azharuddeen, Finn Allen, Suyash Prabhudessai, Daniel Sams

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