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Chennai Super Kings defeats Rajasthan Royals by five wickets

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Hussey scored his fifty in just 31 balls

Chennai Super Kings 186 for 5 (Hussey 88, Raina 51, Faulkner 3-20) beat Rajasthan Royals 185 for 4 (Watson 101, Binny 36*, Ashwin 2-20) by five wickets

In the 30th match played at MA Chidambaram Stadium, Chepauk Chennai Super Kings beats Rajasthan Royals  by 5  wickets.

Rajasthan Royals won the toss and decided to bat. MEK Hussey (Chennai Super Kings) has been declared Man Of the Match.

Opening pair provided a strong and commanding start to Rajasthan Royals.SR Watson(101 runs off 61 balls,  6×4, 6×6) of Rajashthan Royals proved the decision right. Watson’s strike rate was staggering 165.57.

Watson scored first century of the IPL 6 but it could not help to defeat Chennai Super Kings. After hitting six boundaries and six sixes, an easy catch to Hussey at extra cover brought the curtains down on a memorable innings by Watson. Chennai Super Kings’ bowling attack was ordinary.

R Ashwin was most effective bowler from Chennai Super Kings.He  grabbed 2 for 20 in four overs with 8 dot balls. DJ Bravo took 2 wickets.Others bowlers could not perform very well.

Binny(36 off 22 balls) was another batsmen who helped Rajasthan Royals  to score 185 for 4. Watson was guiding Rajasthan Royals while other batsmen were providing company to him. Rajasthan Royals  lost first wicket at 71 and fourth wicket at 159 in 17.3 overs.

Chasing a tough target of 186 Chennai Super Kings lost first wicket of Murli Vijay (3 off 5 balls) in second overHe was caught and bowled by Chandila.M Hussey (88 off 51,13 4s,1 6s) attacked Rajasthan Royals’  bowlers brutally. Hussey  scored his fifty in just 31 balls. Hussey went ballistic from the onset and slaughtered the Rajasthan Royals’  bowlers with consummate ease.

Out of form Suresh Raina (51 off 35 balls) also played an important role in the victory of Chennai Super Kings over Rajasthan Royals’.

JP Faulkner was most successful bowler from Rajasthan Royals.He took 3 wickets in 4 over.

 Player of the match MEK Hussey (Chennai Super Kings)

IPL 6 : Sir Jadeja moment and Defeat of Royal Challengers Banglore by Chennai Super Kings

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Ravindra Jadeja celebrating after defeating RCB

Chennai Super Kings 166 for 6 (Jadeja 38*, Rampaul 3-31) beat Royal Challengers Bangalore 165 for 6 (De Villiers 64, Kohli 58) by four wickets.

Chennai Super Kings snatched victory from RCB jaws in a thrilling match. This match will be remembered as a complete entertainment match in IPL.Till the last moment both teams were inching towards victory but ‘Sir Ravindra Jadeja’ made all the difference.

RP Singh will never forget this match in his entire life as nothing went in his favour contrary to R Jadeja.RP Singh conceded 16 in the last over and that includes a huge no ball which was caught at third man. This single moment proved fatal for RCB and there was victory for Chennai Super Kings and broader smile on Sir R Jadeja face like all cricket lovers.

Chennai Super Kings needed two off the last ball and R Jadeja was desperate to settle score in the ball but he was caught at third man by Ravi Rampaul. Royal Challengers Bangalore started celebrating their victory but umpire declared this as no ball and now it was CSK turn to celebrate.

Chennai Super Kings won the toss and ask RCB to bat. Royal Challengers Bangalore hurricane Chris Gayle could not show his heroics this time and MA Agarwal added just 24 balls. With the failure of opening pair now onus was on Captain Kohli. Kohli (58 off 47 balls with 2 4s and 2 6s) propelled RCB and supported by AB de Villiers (64 off 32 balls).Other batsman could not contribute much.

CH Morris took 3 wickets by giving 40 runs.

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Sir Jadeja in IPL 6 match against Royal Challengers Banglore

Chennai Super Kings opening pair could not perform well. At one time CSK score was 10 for 2 wickets. Later on Raina,Badrinath and Dhoni consolidated CSK score.In the last there was Jadeja saga and CSK defeated RCB in a nail biting match.

R Rampaul took three wickets and RP Singh proved too costly for RCB.

R Jadeja has been declared Man Of the Match.