Yesterday it was the fifth match of IPL 2019 between Chennai Super Kings and Delhi Capitals. From CSK MS Dhoni is an experience captain and from DC Shreyas Iyer is young captain so one can say that it was match between experience and young. In this match Chennai super kings defeated DC by 6 wickets. It was the second winning match of CSK in this IPL.
DC won the toss and opted to bat first. With help of 51 runs of Shikhar Dhawan, Delhi capitals scored 147 runs at the loss of 6 wickets. From CSK DJ Bravo clinched 3 wickets. Chennai super kings easily chased down the target in 19.4 overs with the help of Watson’s 44 runs. From CSK, Suresh Raina, Kedar Jadhav and MS Dhoni also played a good knock. Shane Watson nominated as the player of the match. By winning two matches consecutively, Chennai super kings is on the top of the table rank of IPL.
CSK’s next match will be against Rajasthan Royals at their home ground in Chennai on 31 March. And DC’s next match will be against KKR on 30 March.
Stats which were made in DC vs CSK Match :-
- It was only third time that only 6 overseas payers were part of the match. Chennai super kings took three overseas players, DJ Bravo, Imran Khan & Shane Watson and Delhi capitals also took three overseas players Colin Ingram, Keemo Paul & Kagiso Rabada. It has happened twice in past-
- First time in 2011 in CSK vs KKR match in which Chennai super kings took 4 overseas and KKR took 2 overseas players. And second time in 2017 in DC vs RCB match in which both team took 3 overseas players each.
- MS Dhoni has become the highest run scorer for CSK against Delhi capitals.
- Chennai super kings defeated Delhi capitals 13 times. Other teams who have defeated DC 13 times are KKR, RCB, and KXIP.
- Chennai super kings is the team to win most win percentage of matches at Delhi against Delhi.
- Here are stats for max win percentage at Delhi against Delhi.
- RCB – 6 (71.42%)
- CSK – 5 (71.42%)
- KXIP – 5 (50.5%)
- KKR – 5 (55.55%)