CSK Vs RR Match 25 Result IPL 2019
Chennai Super Kings won the toss and opted to bowl first in the 23rd match of IPL 2019.
Mitchell Santner’s last six on the last ball sealed the sixth win of the season for the Chennai Super Kings. CSK recovered from 24 runs for the loss of 4 wickets to win a spectacular victory over the Rajasthan Royals. The victory was also the 100th victory of MS Dhoni as captain of the IPL.
Ben Stokes was given the last over where he has to defend 18 runs. witnessed Dhoni’s cold-blooded loss while arguing for a call to arbitration after he stormed the ground. Dhoni got out by Stokes from the third ball in the final to leave Chennai looking for eight runs.
Jadeja hit a six from the first ball before. Stokes passed the next ball, but the free hit cost only two runs. Stokes bounced off the next ball to eliminate Dhoni with a Yorker. Santner then faced a full Stokes draw that seemed higher than the waist and the referee reached out to report a non-ball that was dominated by his officiating partner at the square leg. Dhoni, furious, walked to the field and participated in a lively exchange with the referees while Stokes was trying to calm the situation.
Santner, however, kept his nerves in the middle of the fiasco to hit the last Stokes ball for six to seal the victory. While Chennai was on 24 for 4. Dhoni held a stand of 95 points with Rayudu for the fifth wicket partnership. Rayudu fell to the 18th over and with 30 needed from the last two balls. Dhoni led his team to a winning position.
A little earlier, Chennai’s bowlers banded together to limit Rajasthan to 151 for seven. Deepak Chahar, Shardoul Thakur, and the spinner Ravindra Jadeja took two counters each, none of the Royal drummers have been able to free themselves.
Man of The Match:
MS Dhoni was declared as man of the match for his blistering batting performance.