In the first qualifier of IPL 2021, MS Dhoni’s Chennai Super Kings defeated Rishabh Pant’s Delhi Capitals to win the final’s ticket.
Chennai Super Kings won by 6 wickets
Chennai Super Kings defeated Delhi Capitals by 4 wickets in a close encounter. CSK scored 173 runs in 19.4 overs for the loss of 6 wickets and won the match.CSK now in the final of IPL2021 and will once again fight for the trophy.
Mahi makes it possible
At one time it seemed that Delhi Capitals would win this match, but MS Dhoni make it possible for CSK and gave a memorable victory to Chennai Super Kings by hitting a four.
Delhi scored 172 runs
Batting first, Delhi Capitals scored 172 runs in the allotted 20 overs for the loss of 5 wickets. With this, Chennai Super Kings got a target of 173 runs to win. Captain Rishabh Pant scored 51 runs for Delhi and Prithvi Shaw played an important innings of 60 runs.
CSK started it all with the toss
Chennai Super Kings captain MS Dhoni won the toss and called Delhi Capitals to bat first. This decision of Mahi went in his favor.
Chennai Super Kings Playing XI: Faf du Plessis, Rituraj Gaikwad, Moeen Ali, Robin Uthappa, Ambati Rayudu, MS Dhoni (C & Wk), Ravindra Jadeja, Dwayne Bravo, Shardul Thakur, Deepak Chahar, Josh Hazlewood.
Probable Playing XI for Delhi Capitals: Shikhar Dhawan, Prithvi Shaw, Shreyas Iyer, Rishabh Pant (C&W), Shimron Hetmyer, Axar Patel, R Ashwin, Kagiso Rabada, Avesh Khan, Tom Curran and Anrique Nortje.
Grounds: Dubai International Stadium, UAE.