Ambati Rayudu, MS Dhoni share 100-run stand to help Chennai Super Kings clinch thriller against Royal Challengers Bangalore

FirstCricket Staff, Apr,26 2018
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    Yet another thrilling contest where Chennai Super Kings got better of their opponent. This time, it was against Royal Challengers Bangalore. The Chennai side chased down the target of 206 in 19.4 overs. Sportzpics

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    MS Dhoni won the toss and decided to bowl first. The Bangalore side, playing in their home, got off to a bad start as they lost skipper Virat Kohli cheaply. Sportzpics

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    South Africa teammates Quinton de Kock and AB de Villiers shared a brilliant second-wicket partnership of 103 runs, De Kock scored 53 runs from just 37 balls. Sportzpics

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    AB de Villiers continued his good form in the IPL as he played a 68-run knock in just 38 balls, which included eight sixes. RCB ended up making 205/8 in 20 overs. Sportzpics

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    Despite the dismissal of Shane Watson for seven runs, his opening partner Ambati Rayudu played a blinder. He made 82 runs in 53 balls to help Chennai stay in the match. Sportzpics

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    Unesh Yadav bowled terrific spell for his side, where he gave away just 23 runs in his four over, picking the crucial wicket of Suresh Raina. Sportzpics

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    With MS Dhoni and Ambati Rayudu at the crease, things only became difficult for Bangalore. Both players shared 101-run partnership as Dhoni clinched the match in the final over with a six. Sportzpics

T20 LEAGUE POINTS TABLE

Pos. Team P W L D Pts.
1
Hyderabad
14 9 5 0 18
2
Chennai
14 9 5 0 18
3
Kolkata
14 8 6 0 16
4
Rajasthan
14 7 7 0 14
5
Mumbai
14 6 8 0 12
6
Bangalore
14 6 8 0 12
7
Punjab
14 6 8 0 12
8
Delhi
14 5 9 0 10




Rank Team Points Rating
1 India 3499 125
2 South Africa 3589 112
3 Australia 3499 106
4 New Zealand 2354 102
5 England 3511 98
6 Sri Lanka 2914 94
Rank Team Points Rating
1 England 5257 125
2 India 5492 122
3 South Africa 3842 113
4 New Zealand 4602 112
5 Australia 3327 104
6 Pakistan 3279 102
Rank Team Points Rating
1 Pakistan 2990 130
2 Australia 1894 126
3 India 3932 123
4 New Zealand 2542 116
5 England 1951 115
6 South Africa 2058 114