Suresh Raina failed to contribute with his bat as Yuzvendra Chahal dismissed him for a two-ball duck. The left-hander came at the crease after the fall of Faf du Plessis’ wicket, but was removed by the spinner to pick his second wicket of the night. Raina went for a lofted shot and found David Wiese near the boundary rope at long-off. You can watch video highlights of Suresh Raina’s wicket here.
Chasing 140, Super Kings got off to a poor start and lost opener Dwayne Smith in the fourth over with score reading 21 for one. However, a 40-run stand for the second wicket between Michael Hussey and Faf du Plessis brought CSK back on track. Chahal then struck twice, removing du Plessis and Raina in one over. This double blow left CSK reeling at 61 for three inside ten overs. Also Read- Chennai Super Kings restrict Royal Challengers Bangalore to 139/8.
Earlier, put to bat first Royal Challengers were restricted to 139 for eight in their quota of 20 overs. Chris Gayle top-scored for his side with 41 off 43 balls. Sarfraz Khan then propelled his team with a 21-ball 31. Ashish Nehra was pick of the bowlers and ended with figures of 3-28 in his four overs.