DC vs CSK 2019 Highlights: Chennai Super Kings win by 6 wickets

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Updated:Mar 27, 2019 12:22:40 am

Delhi Capitals vs Chennai Super Kings Highlights: Shane Watson and Suresh Raina made batting look easy on a lifeless track as Chennai Super Kings coasted to a six-wicket victory over Delhi Capitals

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IPL 2019, DC vs CSK Highlights:

Shane Watson and Suresh Raina powered Chennai Super Kings to victory against Delhi Capitals in an IPL match at the Feroze Shah Kotla ground in New Delhi. The match was under CSK’s control for most of the time. Dhoni and Jadhav played safe and took the match to the very last over. When Jadhav was removed by Kasigo Rabada in the last over, Dwayne Bravo faced 2 dot balls before finishing the match with a boundary.

When CSK began their chase, the slowness of wicket was expected to be a factor but Watson (44 off 26 balls) and Suresh Raina (30 off 16 balls) played some fantastic shots as if they were batting on a different track. Among the Delhi bowlers, veteran leg-spinner Amit Mishra got a couple of wickets but he ended up bowling a number of loose deliveries in his spell.

Earlier, Shikhar Dhawan’s painstaking half-century was the only silver lining in Delhi Capitals’ sub-par total of 147. Dhawan played the role of an anchor and scored 51 off 47 balls. But he failed to pick the momentum in the final overs. At one time, Delhi Capitals were 120 for 2 while the danger man Rishabh Pant was on crease. After Pant’s dismissal, CSK seized the momentum and Capitals lost four wickets for seven runs in just 1.5 overs. From 118 for 2 after 15 overs, the last five overs yielded only 29 runs.

Teams-

Delhi Capitals: Shreyas Iyer (capt), Rishabh Pant (wk), Shikhar Dhawan, Prithvi Shaw, Colin Ingram, Keemo Paul, Axar Patel, Rahul Tewatia, Kagiso Rabada, Amit Mishra, Ishant Sharma.

Chennai Super Kings: Mahendra Singh Dhoni (capt & wk), Shane Watson, Ambati Rayudu, Suresh Raina, Kedar Jadhav, Dwayne Bravo, Ravindra Jadeja, Deepak Chahar, Shardul Thakur, Harbhajan Singh, Imran Tahir.

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Indian Premier League, 2019Feroz Shah Kotla, Delhi 26 June 2019

Delhi Capitals 147/6 (20.0)

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Chennai Super Kings 150/4 (19.4)

Match Ended ( Day - Match 5 ) Chennai Super Kings beat Delhi Capitals by 6 wickets

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23:47 (IST)26 Mar 2019
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Chennai Super Kings defeat Delhi Capitals by 6 wickets with only 2 balls to spare. This is CSK's 5th successive IPL win, two of which have been registered in IPL 2019. MS Dhoni and Kedar Jadhav affected a good partnership in the middle. But the match went to the end, giving fans enough moments of nail-biting. With his amazing spell, Axar Patel gets five dot balls in a row in Over 17 and what an over that was from Axar.

23:37 (IST)26 Mar 2019
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After getting Kedar Jadhav out on first delivery of his over, Rabada gets 2 consecutive dot balls, escalating the temperature at Kotla ground. But Bravo finishes the match in style with a pull shot to deep backward. CSK seals a last-over win against Delhi Capitals on their home ground. 

23:33 (IST)26 Mar 2019
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23:27 (IST)26 Mar 2019
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Dhoni thrashes the ball to the deep extra cover for a boundary. Dhoni and Jadhav relying on singles and doubles without going for big hits. 11 runs off Keemo Paul's over third over. Over 18, CSK 137/3 at 7.61 rpo.

23:22 (IST)26 Mar 2019
Just 1 run off that over

Axar Patel gets five dot balls in a row. Dhoni manages to get a run on the last ball. Over 17, CSK 126/3 at 7.41 rpo.

23:15 (IST)26 Mar 2019
Kasigo Rabada is back into the attack

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23:11 (IST)26 Mar 2019
CSK 120/3 in Over 15

Just 2 runs off Axar Patel's over. Over 15, CSK 120/3 at 5.6 rpo

22:59 (IST)26 Mar 2019
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22:51 (IST)26 Mar 2019
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The match has taken an interesting turn. Amit Mishra takes another wicket as he removes Suresh Raina to build some pressure on CSK. Raina edged it out to Rishabh Pant. Raina 30 (16).

22:45 (IST)26 Mar 2019
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With Shane Watson's dismissal, Delhi's spinner Amit Mishra has completed 50 wickets at this venue. 

22:41 (IST)26 Mar 2019
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22:37 (IST)26 Mar 2019
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22:22 (IST)26 Mar 2019
Raina on boundary hitting spree

Suresh Raina has raced off to 14 in mere 6 balls. CSK has brought up their 50 at the end of the 5th over. 

Shane Watson is batting is batting on 29 off 20 balls

22:08 (IST)26 Mar 2019
Rayudu dismissed for 5

Ambati Rayudu walks back after scoring 5 off 5 balls. He was caught by Shreyas Iyer off the bowling of Ishant Sharma. 

Delhi: 21/1 after 2.4 overs. Still need 127 more runs.

21:59 (IST)26 Mar 2019
Chennai chase gets underway

Shane Watson and Ambati Rayudu are opening for the Chennai Super Kings. The chase of 149 on this turning track would be a tricky one.

21:43 (IST)26 Mar 2019
DC vs CSK 2019 Live Score: Delhi Capitals get 9 runs off last over

Dwayne Bravo bowls a loose delivery to Rahul Tewatia and he punishes the full toss with a boundary. But that's the only boundary off the over even as the batsmen struggle to get more. Bravo returns to his length and restricts Delhi Capitals on 147/6 in Over 20. Rahul Tewatia 11(9), Axar Patel 9(9).

21:36 (IST)26 Mar 2019
DC vs CSK 2019 Live Score: Last over of Delhi's inning

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21:32 (IST)26 Mar 2019
DC vs CSK 2019 Live Score: How much Delhi Capitals will score?

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21:30 (IST)26 Mar 2019
DC vs CSK 2019 Live Score: Bravo takes 3rd wicket

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21:28 (IST)26 Mar 2019
DC vs CSK 2019 Live Score: Shikhar Dhawan completes his fifty

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21:25 (IST)26 Mar 2019
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21:22 (IST)26 Mar 2019
DC vs CSK 2019 Live Score: Dwayne Bravo strikes again

Left-handed batsman Colin Ingram walks in and takes 2 runs off the first delivery he faced. At extra cover, Suresh Raina takes a simple catch by his fielding standard. DC lose 2 wickets in just 3 balls. The match is going where CSK wanted it. Keemo Paul is the new man on crease.

21:17 (IST)26 Mar 2019
DC vs CSK 2019 Live Score: BIG wicket for Chennai Super Kings

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21:14 (IST)26 Mar 2019
DC vs CSK 2019 Live Score: Rishabh Pant gathering steam

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21:09 (IST)26 Mar 2019
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Right arm, fast medium Dwayne Bravo introduced into the attack. Rishabh Pant's bat finds the ball for a boundary on first ball of the over. Then, Shikhar Dhawan smashes the ball for a boundary and brings 100 for his team. It was a slower delivery from Bravo. Dhawan milks a lose ball from Bravo with a boundary. Over 14, DC 108/2 at 7.71.

21:02 (IST)26 Mar 2019
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20:56 (IST)26 Mar 2019
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20:52 (IST)26 Mar 2019
DC vs CSK Live Score: Imran Tahir comes into the attack

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20:44 (IST)26 Mar 2019
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20:40 (IST)26 Mar 2019
DC vs CSK Live Score: 50 up for Delhi Capitals

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20:35 (IST)26 Mar 2019
DC vs CSK Live Score: No boundary off Over 7

DC Skipper Shreyas Iyer and opener Shikhar Dhawan manage to keep rotating the strike and score 5 runs off that over as the boundaries dried up in Chahar's over. Chahar finishes his impressive spell giving 20 runs and claiming Shaw's wicket. 

20:30 (IST)26 Mar 2019
DC vs CSK 2019 Live Score: 5 runs off Over 6

Five runs off Harbhajan Singh's 2nd over including a boundary by Dhawan to release the pressure from building on the hosts. And this marks the end of the Power Play. Most runs came off from the boundaries and DC has lost one wicket. Over 6, DC 43/1 at 7.17 rpo

20:27 (IST)26 Mar 2019
DC vs CSK 2019 Live Score: Skipper Shreyas Iyer on crease now

That's a tight over from Deepak Chahar. He maintains the length and takes the wicket, gives 3 runs only. Over 5, DC 38/1.

20:25 (IST)26 Mar 2019
DC vs CSK 2019 Live Score: WICKET!

DC opener departs after hitting some good shots off Deepak Chahar. He comes out of the crease and goes for a big shot but Chahar slows down the pace and Shane Watson takes a good catch. Shaw 24(16)

20:22 (IST)26 Mar 2019
DC vs CSK 2019 Live Score: Harbhajan Singh introduced into the attack

Prithvi Shaw plays a lofted drive on the off side and the ball goes straight for a four. On 4th ball, Dhawan sweeps the ball through backward square leg for four after taking big stride forward. Shikhar Dhawan rotates the strike on the last ball of the over. 11 runs off that over.

20:17 (IST)26 Mar 2019
DC vs CSK 2019 Live Score: Dhawan faces first balls of the match

Shikhar Dhawan sends the first delivery of Chahar's 2nd over to third man for four runs as he opens his inning in style. He tries to hit 3rd and 4th delivery but the 3rd one does not come onto the bat, Dhawan goes for a big shot but Chahar outsmarts him. Just 4 runs of that over. Over 3, DC 24/0 at 8.0 rpo.

20:11 (IST)26 Mar 2019
DC vs CSK 2019 Live Score: Shardul Thakur comes into the attack

Right arm, fast-medium bowler Shardul Thakur has been introduced into the bowling attack. Prithvi Shaw hunts 3 consecutive boundaries in that over to hint what he has got. Over 2, Delhi Capitals 20/0 at 10 rpo.

20:07 (IST)26 Mar 2019
DC vs CSK 2019 Live Score: 8 runs off first over

DC opener Prithvi Shaw hits the first boundary of the match. DC 8/0, Over 1.

DC vs CSK Live Score, Delhi Capitals vs Chennai Super Kings LiveDhoni and his bowlers will have to plot a master plan to execute Rishabh Pant's fall, who played a blistering knock of 78 runs off 27 balls and powered Delhi Capitals to a 37-run win over Mumbai Indians in their last game. The Chennai Super Kings remains the pre-match favourites but the Delhi Capitals look a lot more prepared to put up a tough fight against CSK. For Delhi, there will be more motivation while playing at the home ground.
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