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Rahul scored 67 runs off 55 balls and shared a 70-run stand with fellow opener Mayank Agarwal (40), knocking off a 166-run target with three balls to spare.
Knights all-rounder Venkatesh has caught everyone's attention with his fearless strokeplay against genuine pace but Bishnoi's wrist spin has troubled the best in the business during the last two editions.
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In a series of tweets, Ashwin clarified his stand and made it clear that he would again run if the ball hit a fielder's body.
The out-of-favour India international, who was with Kolkata Knight Riders, is expected to go through a long rehabilitation process before attempting a comeback to competitive cricket.
The victory helped the two-time champions, Kolkata Knight Riders, who have won three of their last four games since the resumption of the league, consolidate the fourth spot
Nitish Rana's 36 off 27 when wickets kept tumbling around him helped Kolkata Knight Riders pull off a tricky chase against Delhi Capitals. Image: Sportzpics for IPL
For Delhi Capitals, only Steve Smith (39) and skipper Rishabh Pant (39) could cross the 30-run mark as run-scoring looked a difficult task.
Ravindra Jadeja's quick-fire 22 off 8 helped CSSK clinch the last-ball thriller against KKR.
"It's a nice victory to have. At times you play good cricket and you lose. It is enjoyable when you don't do so well and still win," said Dhoni.
Live Score CSK vs KKR, IPL 2021, Today's Match: CSK go to the top of points table! It was a terrific nail-biter at Abu Dhabi. CSK needed just four from the last over but lost two wickets and could only manage three from the first five balls. Narine bowled superbly to take the game to the last ball but Deepak Chahar kept his cool to get the winning run on the last ball. KKR's winning streak comes to an end. CSK have won all three matches of the second leg so far. They are on top of the table with 16 points.
Dhoni came out to bat at number six in both the matches after the resumption of the IPL in UAE, scoring 3 and 11 not out against Mumbai Indians and Royal Challengers Bangalore respectively.
Morgan lavished praise on the lanky southpaw Iyer for his "imposing" innings at the top of the order.
According to an official statement, Morgan has been fined Rs 24 lakh while rest of his team members in the playing XI were each fined lesser of either Rs 6 lakh or 25 percent of their individual match fee.
Kolkata Knight Riders skipper Eoin Morgan praised rookie opener Venkatesh Iyer for batting fearlessly in only his second game.
Rookie Venkatesh Iyer left many in awe of his talent as Kolkata Knight Riders produced a clinical performance for the second successive game since IPL's resumption to tame the mighty Mumbai Indians by seven wickets.
MI were without the services of Rohit and star all-rounder Hardik Pandya in their 20-run defeat to CSK, while KKR have registered a dominating nine-wicket win over RCB in their opening game
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Venkatesh Iyer's fearless batting and confidence on the field helped him score 41 off 27 deliveries and it also took KKR over the line vs RCB.
IPL 2021: Venkatesh Iyer's knock signifies the kind of cricket KKR want to play, says skipper Morgan
"I think Venky, the way he came in and played, was outstanding. Certainly, the brand of cricket we want to play. We have a lot of talent within our group," Morgan said at the post-match press conference.