Saturday’s win over Chennai Super Kings could eventually act as the catalyst for another winning run from Mumbai Indians in this IPL season.
IPL 2021: Kieron Pollard's firepower helps Mumbai Indians win high-scoring thriller against Chennai Super Kings
Kieron Pollard struck an unbeaten 34-ball 87 to help defending champions MI chase down the humongous 219-run target set by CSK in New Delhi.
Both teams would be eyeing a second win to give their campaign a boost.
IPL 2021: Battle between 'young apprentice' and 'master' on cards as Rishabh Pant's DC take on MS Dhoni-led CSK
Three-time champions CSK had a forgettable season last year, finishing at seventh out of eight teams and they would also be seeking a winning start in their bid to make amends of a poor IPL 2020.
IPL 2021: MS Dhoni’s CSK need to shed Dad’s Army tag, says Aakash Chopra with final list of retained players set to be announced
Speaking on STAR Sports' show ‘IPL: RETENTION SPECIAL’, former India cricketer and columnist Aakash Chopra said Chennai Super Kings desperately needed to get rid of dead weight.
Here are the best moments from CSK's six-wicket win over KKR in IPL 2020
Opener Ruturaj Gaikwad set up the chase nicely for CSK with a sublime 72 off 53 balls, his second straight fifty-plus score.
IPL 2020: Struggling Chennai Super Kings pull off comprehensive eight-wicket win over Royal Challengers Bangalore
Young Ruturaj Gaikwad (65 not out off 51 balls) showed his potential with a maiden fifty but skipper Dhoni wouldn't be wrong in thinking that it came too late in the day when the 'Yellow Brigade' is all but out of the play-off reckoning.
Their campaign is back on track, courtesy MS Dhoni's smart captaincy but a stiff test awaits Chennai Super Kings when they face a dominant Delhi Capitals in their next IPL match.
IPL 2020: CSK bowlers step up in death overs as MS Dhoni and Co topple SRH to get back to winning ways
Check out photos from Match 29 of IPL 2020 between Sunrisers Hyderabad and Chennai Super Kings.
By not giving youth a chance, Chennai Super Kings are missing that desire to push boundaries and do the impossible.
Check out photos from Match 21 of IPL 2020 between Kolkata Knight Riders and Chennai Super Kings.
Rahul Tripathi celebrated his promotion to the top by striking a 51-ball 81 as KKR returned to winning ways with a 10-run victory over CSK.
So used to be on top of their game in the previous editions, sitting at the bottom of the points table now with three losses in four matches is an unknown territory for the Mahendra Singh Dhoni-led side.
IPL 2020: Priyam Garg, Abhishek Sharma partnership sees Sunrisers Hyderabad beat MS Dhoni's Chennai Super Kings
CSK needed 28 runs from the final over and skipper David Warner handed the ball to 18-year-old J and K spinner Abdul Samad. It was a gamble which paid off. Samad started with a wide that yielded CSK a boundary but held his nerves to see his side through.
IPL 2020: Ambati Rayudu's comeback big boost for CSK as they look to get back to winning ways against SRH
CSK and Sunrisers Hyderabad (since inception) have traditionally been two of the most balanced sides in most IPL editions but both have ensured scratchy starts this year, losing two of their first three games, primarily due to lack of balance in the middle-order.
In some good news on the eve of the SRH game, Fleming said batsman Ambati Rayudu and all-rounder Dwayne Bravo are available for selection.
Spin bowling has been traditionally CSK's strength but struggling at the moment, prompting Fleming to say it was an area of concern.
IPL 2020: CSK's batting lineup lacking 'a bit of steam' without Ambati Rayudu, says skipper MS Dhoni
The CSK captain expressed hope that Rayudu will be available in their next game, which according to him will provide the much-needed balance to the side.
Happy birthday Ambati Rayudu: Social media flooded with wishes for Chennai Super Kings star on special day
Chennai Super King player Ambati Rayudu celebrates his birthday on 23 September, and on the occasion of his birthday, wishes poured in for the cricketer on social media.