In a thrilling match today in DLF – IPL, Chennai Super Kings defeated Royal Challengers Bangalore by 13 runs. Earlier Dhoni and Hussey played gem of an innings and took the score to 178 in 20 overs. Royal Challengers started the run chase with much confidence and Jaffer and Taylor both scored half centuries. They way the duo was batting it looked that Royal Challengers are upto a big fight today. But once the partnership was over, there was no batsmen who could take up the challenge. The fielding of the Chennai Super Kings was excellent and two run outs proved to be too heavy for the Royal Challengers Bangalore.
Dhoni seems to have immense faith in Joginder Sharma and it was again that Joginder was given the last over and he did not let the captain down.Royal Challengers have lost all the matches and Chennai Super Kings are on a winning path.
- Bangalore Royal Challengers innings Match Notes
- Bangalore Royal Challengers: 50 runs in 6.4 overs (43 balls), Extras 3
- 2nd Wicket: 50 runs in 28 balls (W Jaffer 20, LRPL Taylor 28, Ex 2)
- Bangalore Royal Challengers: 100 runs in 10.5 overs (70 balls), Extras 5
- W Jaffer: 50 off 32 balls (5 x 4, 2 x 6)
- LRPL Taylor: 50 off 30 balls (3 x 4, 3 x 6)
- Bangalore Royal Challengers: 150 runs in 17.3 overs (111 balls), Extras 6