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Defending 18 runs from the last two overs, Royals skipper Sanju Samson was visibly upset by umpire Nitin Pandit's three wide calls despite considerable movement from the batters— Rinku Singh and Nitish Rana— on a couple of occasions in the penultimate over on Monday.
Led by Mohammad Rizwan's unbeaten 52 off 47 balls, Multan cruised to 126-3 with 10 balls to spare after South Africa leg-spinner Imran Tahir took 3-16 and had restricted Karachi to 124-5.
Watch: Imran Tahir cracks fifty to help World Giants beat Indian Maharajas in Legends League Cricket 2022
World Giants defeated a depleted Indian Maharajas by three wickets in a Legends League Cricket humdinger.
Jordan, who has played for Royal Challengers Bangalore, Kings XI Punjab, Sunrisers Hyderabad, Punjab Kings in the Indian Premier League, is among the big names roped in by the two-time champions for the fifth season of the tournament.
Temba Bavuma will lead a 15-man squad which CSA director of cricket Graeme Smith said was "a new group of players, with new heroes to be made."
Multan Sultans won their maiden Pakistan Super League title by thumping 2017 champion Peshawar Zalmi by 47 runs in the final on Thursday.
IPL Photos: Ravindra Jadeja shines in all departments as CSK break RCB's winning streak with comfortable victory
Check out the photos from the match 19 of IPL 2021 between CSK and RCB.
IPL 2021: Ravindra Jadeja's all-round brilliance hands RCB first defeat, CSK jump to top of points table
Jadeja pummelled 62 off 28 balls and lifted CSK to 191 for four after skipper Mahendra Singh Dhoni opted to bat in a top-of-the-table clash.
PSL 2021: Babar Azam, Mohammad Nabi help Karachi Kings beat Peshawar Zalmi; Quetta Gladiators claim first win
Quetta’s victory after four straight losses ended a 13-match streak of teams successfully chasing down the targets since the tournament began on 20 February.
Early season pitches in South Africa tend to give some help to both pace and spin, so it is possible that the matches could provide a reasonable contest between bat and ball instead of providing feasts of attacking batting.
To have produced the two run-chases that they have, in succession and in the space of four days, suggests that CSK are being archaic in their approach to the game.
IPL 2020 CSK preview: Suresh Raina's absence may hurt Chennai, but spinners' form and Dhoni's leadership hold key
Just like the previous two years, CSK will once again depend heavily on their experienced international players to make an impact.
Ahead of the IPL which starts on 19 September, we take a look at 10 bowlers to watch out for.
Firstpost Masterclass: 'You need huge amount of resilience', Ish Sodhi explains spin-bowling in T20s
What's makes spinners so successful? What are the qualities and mindset required to be a good T20 spinner? What's the perfect length to bowl in T20s? New Zealand spinner Ish Sodhi explains the art of spin bowling in T20s.
Chawla talked about the rich experience he will be able to gain by playing alongside Harbhajan Singh in his new franchise.
Tahir moved to South Africa and ended up playing for its national team while also representing various franchises in T20 league the world over.
PSL 2020: Chris Lynn's 52-ball ton propels Lahore Qalandars in maiden semi-finals; defending champions Quetta Gladiators fall short
Lahore Qalandars faces Karachi Kings in the semi-finals. Multan Sultans will meet 2017 champion Peshawar Zalmi in the other semi-final.
South Africa vs England: Dale Steyn aiming for international comeback in limited-overs series next month, World T20 on his radar
Steyn, who retired from Test cricket last year, has been battling to keep his career alive in the other two formats despite being hampered by a recurring shoulder injury
Men's Cricket in 2019: From epic World Cup final between England and New Zealand to one-sided Test action, review of the year
As the curtain comes down on 365 days of further intrigue in this storied sport, let’s take a look back at just how the caravan of men’s cricket unfolded through 2019
IPL 2020 Auction: Top Indian buy Piyush Chawla says he cannot think of a better captain than MS Dhoni to play under
"There can't be a better team than CSK to play for and better captain than MS Dhoni," said veteran leg-spinner Piyush Chawla after the Chennai Super Kings bought him for Rs 6.75 crore, making him the costliest Indian buy at the IPL auction.