Ashish Nehra provided his team, Chennai Super Kings, with a double blow when he removed dangerous AB de Villiers in the fifth over of CSK vs RCB Qualifier 2 of Indian Premier League (IPL) 2015 at JSCA International Cricket Stadium, Ranchi. The left-arm pacer had earlier in the over dismissed Virat Kohli. De Villiers was adjudged leg before wicket as the ball from Nehra came in and caught the batsman inside crease. The right-handed batsman lasted only three balls and could manage just a single. You can watch the video dismissal of AB de Villiers’ wicket here.
Earlier, MS Dhoni won the toss and opted to bowl first on a wicket which is expected to stay dry throughout. Dhoni mentioned at the toss that dew might come into play later and that could have prompted him to chase. Both Super Kings and Royal Challengers fielded unchanged sides for this encounter. Also Catch- CSK vs RCB, Live Cricket Score Updates.
Here is a look at playing XI of both the sides-
Chennai Super Kings (CSK): Dwayne Smith, Michael Hussey, Faf du Plessis, Suresh Raina, MS Dhoni(w/c), Dwayne Bravo, Pawan Negi, Ravindra Jadeja, Ravichandran Ashwin, Mohit Sharma, Ashish Nehra.
Royal Challengers Bangalore (RCB): Virat Kohli(c), Chris Gayle, AB de Villiers, Mandeep Singh, Dinesh Karthik(w), Sarfaraz Khan, David Wiese, Harshal Patel, Mitchell Starc, Sreenath Aravind, Yuzvendra Chahal.