It was the do or die match for the Kolkata Knight Riders, but the players did not find the momentum in both the batting as well as bowling department and the Fireworks of Ravindra Jadeja helped Chennai Super Kings to register a thrilling last ball victory over Kolkata Knight Riders in the empty stadium of Dubai. So without making any further delay let’s dive into the article to check out the complete details of the match between Chennai Super Kings versus Kolkata Knight Riders.
Mahendra Singh Dhoni and his co came out in the middle to maintain their prestige as the team is out from the tournament but they want to register win to make sure that they are the Super Kings while Kolkata Knight Riders were in the situation to win the match in any manner to keep the possibility for the playoffs of IPL 2020.
But everything turned to The Wrong side for the Kolkata Knight Riders from the initial stage of the match, as KKR came out to bat first in the middle and they promote Rinku Singh who was playing for the first time in the season ahead of Morgan and Rahul Tripathi who enjoy success in the recent matches in the top order was pushed to number 7 position in the batting lineup.
Nitish Rana smashed another half century and helped the team to reach a decent total, apart from that, none of the batsmen of Kolkata Knight Riders find the momentum but Dinesh Kartik showcased some fireworks in the death overs and the help Kolkata Knight Riders to reach at 172 runs on the board after 20 overs.
In reply, Gaikwad the young batsman of Chennai Super Kings performed a superb innings as he smashed yet another half century and he joined his hand with a couple of Chennai batsmen to move the scoreboard continuously. Shane Watson dismissed for just 14 runs and Rayudu went back to the pavilion after adding 38 runs in his account. The captain of the squad went back to the pavilion for just one in his account but Ravindra Jadeja came out in the middle and played the real Fireworks for the Chennai Super Kings.
He smashed to back to back sixes in the last two balls of the match and registered a thrilling victory over Kolkata Knight Riders.