A great cricket contest comes to an end as Lucknow Super Giants received a six-wicket win over CSK and completed the fourth-biggest successful run-chase in the IPL history.
On Thursday, Lucknow Super Giants defeated the Chennai Super Kings by six wickets through a huge win of chasing 210 runs made by CSK in the first innings of the game. They register their first win in the Indian Premier League on Thursday evening in Brabourne Stadium, Mumbai. With Setting a big target of 211, a new team LSG completed the task with three balls spared at the Brabourne Stadium. KL Rahul scored 61 and Quinton de Kock hits 40, respectively, while Evin Lewis streaked away to 55 on 23 balls
With the opening of the first innings, Robin Uthappa scored on 27-ball 50 at the Brabourne Stadium. On the other hand, Shivam Dube struck an aggressive score of 49 on 30 balls, Evin Lewis, who also returned unbeaten played a match-winning 23-ball 55, which featured six 4 s and three 6 s.
The game brought a twist in the second inning of the game when Shivam Dube was delivering bowls from the bowling end. The pacer relented 25 runs in the over, leaving rookie Mukesh Choudhary to defend 9 runs in his final over.
Match Score Update
CSK scored 210/7 in 20 overs (player Robin Uthappa scores 50 runs, Shivam Dube 49 runs, Moeen Ali 35 runs; Ravi Bishnoi 2/24, Avesh Khan 2/38, Andrew Tye 2/41). On the other hand, LSG scored 211/4 in 19.3 overs (player Quinton de Kock 61 runs, KL Rahul 40 runs, Evin Lewis 55 not out; Dwaine Pretorius 2/31).