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IPL 2022 RR vs CSK Highlights: Ashwin stars as Rajasthan win, secure a spot in qualifiers

RR vs CSK, IPL 2022 Highlights: Ashwin remained unbeaten on 40 off 23 balls as RR completed the chase of 151 with two balls to go.

By: Sports Desk |
Updated: May 21, 2022 12:14:55 am
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IPL 2022 RR vs CSK Highlights: R Ashwin starred with bat as Rajasthan Royals beat CSK to finish second in IPL league phase. Ashwin, once again, proved his utility with the bat when his team needed it the most as RR defeated CSK by five wickets on Friday. Ashwin remained unbeaten on 40 off 23 balls as RR completed the chase of 151 with two balls to go, grabbing the second place to set up a blockbuster clash with Gujarat Titans in the first play-off next Tuesday.

Follow highlights of RR vs CSK below.

Match EndedIndian Premier League, 2022 - Match 68

Rajasthan Royals

151/5 (19.4)

Chennai Super Kings

150/6 (20.0)
Match Ended ( Day - Match 68 )
Rajasthan Royals beat Chennai Super Kings by 5 wickets

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IPL 2022, RR vs CSK: Catch all the highlights between Rajasthan Royals and Chennai Super Kings from Brabourne Stadium, Mumbai.

23:12 (IST)20 May 2022
RR vs CSK Live: RR into the Qualifers

Yet another cracker of a game in the Indian T20 League but it is Ravichandran Ashwin's brilliance that has taken Rajasthan to victory here. And with this victory, they have also snatched the all-important second spot off of Lucknow's hands. Rajasthan will now have two bites at making it through to the final just like Gujarat.

23:12 (IST)20 May 2022
RR vs CSK Live: Rajasthan Royals Win!

WIDE! Rajasthan seal this game and the number 2 position on the points table! Maheesh Theekshana goes for a wide yorker but the young man ends up bowling it bit too wide and at the wroong side of the tramline. The umpire signals it wide and Rajasthan win by 5 wickets!

23:08 (IST)20 May 2022
RR vs CSK Live: Biggie

SIX! Ashwin with a killer blow! Mukesh Choudhary lands it in the slot on middle from 'round the wicket. Ashwin goes deep in his crease and launches it over deep mid-wicket for a maximum. 11 needed now from 9 balls!

23:08 (IST)20 May 2022

A maiden wicket in the tournament for Prashant Solanki and what a big one this could prove to be. Solanki drags it down again around leg stump and invites Yashasvi Jaiswal to take on the longer boundary. Jaiswal goes after it but goes a bit too hard at it. Jaiswal ends up mistiming it towards the backward square leg fence. Matheesha Pathirana slides in to take a good catch. 47 needed now off 31 balls.

23:07 (IST)20 May 2022
RR vs CSK Live: OUT! Cleaned up

Deja vu! Are we really watching a mirror image of the first innings? Nicely drifted into middle stump from Moeen Ali. Devdutt Padikkal with absolutely no intent looks to sweep but is nowhere near the pitch of the ball. The ball dips and goes on to hit the top of middle stump. An uncanny innings from Padikkal comes to an end and Rajasthan lose their third.

22:16 (IST)20 May 2022
RR vs CSK: Wicket!

Santner gets the wicket of Samson. It's a huge wicket for CSK. CSK are defending brilliantly.  RR are 71/2 after 9 overs.

22:01 (IST)20 May 2022
RR vs CSK: Powerplay over!

Simarjeet Singh bowls the last over of the powerplay for CSK. He is turning out to be a great bowler for Chennai. Just 5 runs off the over. RR are 52/1 after 6 overs.

21:55 (IST)20 May 2022
RR vs CSK: Delightful!

Sheer timing by Sanju Samson. He just times it to perfection and gets the boundary against Mukesh Choudhary. What a shot!!! He hits it towards the cover this time. Jaiswal also hits a boundary. RR are 47/1 after 5 overs.

21:50 (IST)20 May 2022
RR vs CSK: Four!!

Samson hits a boundary against Simarjeet Singh. He hits it towards the third man and gets the result. Another boundary for Jaiswal. RR are 37/1 after 4 overs.

21:44 (IST)20 May 2022
RR vs CSK: Wicket!

Simarjeet Singh takes the wicket of Buttler and Moeen Ali takes a great catch. That's great bowling!!  RR are 18/1 after 2 overs.

21:37 (IST)20 May 2022
RR vs CSK: Here we go again!

Mukesh Choudhary bowls the first over for CSK. Two back-to-back boundaries for Jaiswal. Good batting!!! RR are 11/0 after 1 over.

21:17 (IST)20 May 2022
RR vs CSK: Rajasthan need 151 runs to win!

Obed McCoy bowls the last over of the powerplay for Rajasthan. He takes the wicket of Moeen Ali. Brilliant captaincy by Sanju Samson. CSK are 150/6 after 20 overs.

21:13 (IST)20 May 2022
RR vs CSK: Wicket!

Chahal takes the wicket of Dhoni and Buttler takes a good catch. What a bowler!! . CSK are 146/5 after 19 overs.

21:04 (IST)20 May 2022
RR vs CSK: Sixx!!

Dhoni slogs it this time against Prasidh Krishna and fetches a six. He launches this over mid-wicket. What a shot!!! 10 runs off the over. CSK are 136/4 after 18 overs.

20:49 (IST)20 May 2022
RR vs CSK: Fourrr!

Dhoni gets a four here against Chahal. He hits it towards the deep square leg. That's pure timing!! CSK are trying to make a comeback now. CSK are 116/4 after 15 overs.

20:29 (IST)20 May 2022
RR vs CSK: Chahal strikes!

Chahal cleans up Rayudu and Padikkal takes a catch at the end. Chahal continues his good form and gets a breakthrough. CSK are 96/4 after 11 overs.

20:22 (IST)20 May 2022
RR vs CSK: Wicket!

Obed McCoy gets the wicket of N Jagadeesan and an easy catch by Riyan Parag does the rest. It's a slower one delivery. That's clever bowling!! CSK are 89/3 after 9 overs.

20:13 (IST)20 May 2022
RR vs CSK: Wicket!

Ashwin takes the wicket of Conway. He finally breaks the partnership! That's great bowling! Chennai are two down now! CSK are 87/2 after 8 overs.

19:52 (IST)20 May 2022
RR vs CSK: I’ll be back next year, says MS Dhoni!

MS Dhoni, on Friday, put an end to his retirement speculations, saying that he would come back strong next year. The Chennai Super Kings captain also spoke about how it would be unfair not to thank the fans in Chennai. (Read More)

19:49 (IST)20 May 2022
CSK vs RR Live Match Score: Raining boundaries!

Moeen Ali takes on Prasidh Krishna. He is on fire now. This is an expensive over from Prasidh. He concedes 18 runs. Moeen seems to be in great touch. CSK are 33/1 after 4 overs.

IPL 2022, RR vs CSK Highlights: Here are the two squads:

Rajasthan Royals: Sanju Samson (C), Jos Buttler, Yashasvi Jaiswal, Ravichandran Ashwin, Trent Boult, Shimron Hetmyer, Devdutt Padikkal, Prasidh Krishna, Yuzvendra Chahal, Riyan Parag, KC Cariappa, Navdeep Saini, Obed McCoy, Anunay Singh, Kuldeep Sen, Karun Nair, Dhruv Jurel, Tejas Baroka, Kuldip Yadav, Shubham Garhwal, James Neesham, Nathan Coulter-Nile, Rassie van der Dussen, Daryl Mitchell, Corbin Bosch.

Chennai Super Kings: MS Dhoni (captain), Moeen Ali, Ruturaj Gaikwad, Dwayne Bravo, Ambati Rayadu, Robin Uthappa, Mitchell Santner, Chris Jordan, Adam Milne, Devon Conway, Shivam Dube, Dwaine Pretorius, Maheesh Theekshana, Rajvardhan Hangargekar, Tushar Deshpande, KM Asif, C Hari Nishaanth, N Jagadeesan, Subranshu Senapati, K Bhagath Verma, Prashant Solanki, Simarjeet Singh, Mukesh Choudhary, Matheesha Pathirana.

The Royals' qualification is in their own hands and they would like to keep it that way with a win against Chennai Super Kings. (Twitter/Rajasthan Royals)

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