DC vs CSK IPL 2020 Score: Ambati Rayudu throws the ball to all corners of the field.© BCCI / IPL
Chennai Super Kings (CSK) have set a target of 180 runs for Delhi Capital (DC) after captain MS Dhoni won the toss and opted to bat. CSK scored a total of 179 at the loss of four wickets in 20 overs, with Proteas batsman Faf du Plessis finishing as the highest run-scorer. Du Plessis smashed 58 off 47 balls which included six fours and two sixes. Enrique Narje was picked from the bowlers for two wickets. In the 34th match of the Indian Premier League (IPL) 2020, both sides will face face to face at the Sharjah Cricket Stadium on Saturday. (Live scorer)
IPL 2020 Match 34 Live Score Update Between Delhi Capitals and Chennai Super Kings, directly from Sharjah Cricket Stadium, Sharjah
The ball! Ajinkya Rahane c Sam Curran b Deepak Chahar 8 (10)
Ajinkya Rahane took 8 wickets for 10 runs after a brilliant catch by English cricketer Sam Curran at the backward point. Shreyas Iyer is the new man.
Ajinkya Rahane caught Shardul Thakur off deep midwicket ropes.
The second boundary of the innings for Shikhar Dhawan, who hits a fuller delivery straight to Sam Curran’s head.
Shikhar Dhawan got his first boundary of the innings, strengthening the bridge in the interval through square leg.
Wicket maiden for Deepak Chahar
Deepak Chahar started 180 to strengthen CSK’s defense, with one wicket falling in the early over of the second innings. CSK need another 180 runs from 0/1, 114 deliveries.
DC needs 180 runs to register a win.
CSK posted a total of 179/4 at the end of 20 overs, with Ravindra Jadeja and Ambati Rayudu ensuring a complete performance, completing the 50-run partnership off just 21 balls. DC needs 180 runs to win.
Four consecutive boundaries for Ravindra Jadeja, who cleans his right leg and bounces the ball for a long time.
Third six of the innings for Ravindra Jadeja, who could take advantage of short long toss and make long wide runs.
Ravindra Jadeja scored the second six of his innings, in which he guided the full toss finely to deep mid-wicket. CSK 163/4 after 19 overs.
The extremely important six by Ambati Rayudu, quickly passing short deliveries from Cagiso Rabad, short deliveries over the entire square leg.
Ravindra Jadeja joins the party, playing a pick-up shot at deep square leg after a long delivery.
Ambati Rayudu’s superb boundary that runs off-side slowly fixes the full delivery of the fielder at 45.
The ball! MS Dhoni c Alex Carey b Enrich Nortje 3 (5)
A slow delivery for CSK in the form of MS Dhoni from Eric Nortje to wicketkeeper Alex Carrie. Ravindra Jadeja is the new man.
3500 runs and counting for Ambati Rayudu
Ambati Rayudu has completed 3500 runs in IPL, and has also hit an extra six.
A superb six by Ambati Rayudu, who dances on the track and makes a full delivery on long on off the bowling of Marcus Stoinis.
The ball! Faf du Plessis c Shikhar Dhawan b Kagiso Rabada 58 (47)
Faf du Plessis was out for 58 off 47 balls, with a weary lofted shot after a full delivery, Shikhar Dhawan ran from long-on to complete a catch. 50 IPL wickets for Kagiso Rabada. MS Dhoni is the new man.
Subdivision boundary by Faf du Plessis defeating wicketkeeper Alex Carey who leads the leg side.
Ambati Rayudu’s brilliant century, which delivers the ball to deep mid-wicket, with great power.
Shikhar Dhawan drops Faf du Plessis
Shikhar Dhawan dismissed Faf du Plessis, who took the shot without losing much time. Du Plessis looks tired who may have played a role.
The ball! Shane Watson b Enrich Nortje 36 (28)
Shane Watson was out for 36 off 28 balls, following a seam-up length ball that hit Watson’s ambitious beat, going to the middle stump. Ambati Rayudu is the new person.
The 87-run stand between Watson and Faf du Plessis was broken by Eric Nortje.
Watson bowled clean for 36 runs.
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Faf du Plessis is steadily lowering the half-century, scoring less full-toss at short fine.
The gloomy six by Faf du Plessy, who bends slightly after an over-pitched delivery, picking up the ball over long-off.
Boundary for Shane Watson who additionally covers the ball.
Faf du Plessis scored the fourth out of the innings, trapping the ball in the gap between deep mid-wicket and deep square leg.
50-run partnership between Shane Watson and Faf du Plessis
Shane Watson completed a 50-run partnership between him and Faf du Plessis with an excellent boundary.
CSK near 50-run mark
CSK 47/1 after 8 overs, Which certainly sounds like a low score on the ground like Sharjah. Have seen high scoring games.
The century bound by Shane Watson is the final delivery of the Powerplay. Watson delivered the ball perfectly on time, delivering the delivery to the third man. CSK 39/1 after 6 overs
The third boundary of the innings for Faf du Plessis, who bowled a short ball at mid-wicket off Kagiso Rabada.
The second boundary of the innings for Faf du Plessis, who spread his arms after a full length delivery, hit the ball through the gap on extra cover.
Faf du Plessis hit a six with a four, dodging the ball above the in-field on the leg side.
Faf du Plessis scored the first six of the innings, playing the shot on a full delivery, directing the ball over short leg.
CSK 15/1 after 4 overs
CSK 15/1 after 4 overs. The Chennai-based franchise really needs to get some urgency if they want to make full use of PowerPlay.
Second boundary of Shane Watson’s over, who pulls the ball with great force towards deep mid-wicket.
The opening boundary of the innings for Shane Watson, who breaks the huts with a beautiful stroke.
Kagiso Rabada makes an affordable start
Kagiso Rabada bowls as a young woman and shares the new ball with Tushar Deshpande. After a slow start CSK is under early pressure.
Great start by Tusshar Deshpande
Tushar Deshpande started right for DC, accounting for Sam Curran to dismiss, while giving up just two runs. CSK 2/1 after 1 over.
The ball! Sam Curran c Enrique Nortje b Tusshar Deshpande 0 (3)
Sam Curran departed for a duck after a short delivery from Tushar Deshpande and saw the batsman charging on the pitch, with Enrique Narje completing a brilliant catch close to the boundary rope. Shane Watson has a new man.
In the first over, Tushar Deshpande hit a four. Sam Curran departs for a duck.
Nortje took a brilliant catch on the boundary rope.
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