CSK Vs KX1P Match 18 IPL 2019

Chennai Vs Punjab Match 55 Result IPL 2019

Toss:

Kings XI Punjab won the toss and opted to bowl first in the 55th match of IPL 2019.

Match Summary:

Kings XI Punjab was eliminated from IPL 2019 even they won the match against Chennai Super Kings by six wickets. After deciding to bowl first, Kings XI Punjab limited the CSK to 170-5, before KL Rahul hit 71 runs on 36 balls at the top of the order, allowing KXIP to cross the finish line with twelve balls to spare.

Rahul and Gayle added 108 points for the opening partnership before Rahul got out by Harbhajan. Harbhajan Singh then returned Gayle and Mayank Agarwal, but the damage suffered at the beginning and a cameo of Nicholas Pooran towards the end allowed KXIP to return home without too much trouble. The du Plessis at the 19th over the end of the match, followed by Ambati Rayudu and Kedar Jadhav, the final references allowed the CSK to limit itself to 170-5. Mohammed Shami finished with figures of 2-17 in his three overs. While Curran finished with 3 wickets for giving 35 runs.

Man of The Match:

Lokesh Rahul was declared as the man of the match award for his amazing batting performance.