IPL 2020 Latest Updates: The start of IPL 2020. Chennai Super Kings won by 5 wickets in yesterday’s match against Mumbai Indians.
Mahi returned to the field after 438 days. As if he came, saw and conquered. Won the toss, touched the milestone of 100 catches in the history of IPL. CSK won the match with four balls left. Dhoni’s Chennai Super Kings defeated defending champions Rohit Sharma by five wickets in the opening match of the 2020 IPL against Mumbai Indians. This is Dhoni’s 100th IPL match win as CSK captain.
Chasing the target of 183 runs, CSK came under pressure from the beginning. Trent Bolt and James Pattinson led two openers Shane Watson and Murali Vijay to the dressing room in that run. Then controlled batting Faf du Plessis and Ambati Rayadur. The 115-run partnership laid the foundation for Chennai’s victory. Ambati Rayadu scored 61 off 46 balls. After that, CSK quickly lost Jadeja and Quran and fell under a little pressure. But Faf du Plessis pulled out the match. He remained unbeaten on 55 runs. Dhoni did not open the run record even though he went down to bat.
Chennai Super Kings skipper Mahendra Singh Dhoni won the toss and elected to field first in Abu Dhabi. The two formed an opening partnership of 48 runs. But then Mumbai started losing wickets at regular intervals. D’Cock played a stormy inning of 33 off 20 balls. Sourav Tiwary top-scored with 42 runs. Lungi NGD, Rabindra Jadeja and Deepak Chahar bowled at Daputa and Mumbai scored 162 runs for the loss of 9 wickets in 20 overs. Lungi took 3 wickets for Chennai. Rabindra Jadeja and Deepak Chahar took 2 wickets each.