CSK Vs KX1P Match 18 IPL 2019
Kings X1 Punjab won the toss and opted to bowl first in the 18h match of IPL 2019.
Faf du Plessis scored first fifty in IPL 2019, while Harbhajan Singh took 2-17 to help the Chennai Super Kings to beat the Kings XI Punjab by 22 runs in the the18th game of the season. Du Plessis scores 54 of 38 balls to make a total of 160 for 3 wickets. CSK bowlers defended successfully after limiting Punjab to 138-5.
The South African captain struck two fours and four sixes. He added 56 runs for the opening booth with Shane Watson (26) to lay the groundwork for the total after MS Dhoni decided to fight first. Ravichandran Ashwin came back with 3-21 figures for Punjab.
Harbhajan took the early wickets of Chris Gayle and Mayank Agarwal. KL Rahul 55 runs and Sarfaraz Khan 67 runs scored 110 runs for the third wicket, but Punjab lost the plot towards the end with an ever-increasing rate of progression.
Man of The Match:
Harbhajan Singh was declared as man of the match for his amazing performance with the bowl.