Kolkata Vs Chennai Match 29 Result IPL 2019
Chennai Super Kings won the toss and opted to bowl first in the 29th match of IPL 2019.
Imran Tahir took four wickets for 27 runs to limit the Kolkata Knight riders of 161-8 before Suresh Raina and Ravindra Jadeja take the Chennai Super Kings over the line to offer the seventh win to their team during the 29th game of IPL 2019.
Chris Lynn who scores 82 runs on 51 balls helped Kolkata to reach 161 runs. Lynn and Sunil Narine had returned to the side after missing the shock of Kolkata on Friday against the capitals of Delhi. But Narine did not have much impact on the bat because he could handle only 2 runs out of 7 balls. Nitish Rana and Dinesh Karthik open the innings but have failed to get the amazing start.
When Lynn dropped got out on 82 runs in the 15th over, the KKR score was 122 for four. The lower order failed to boost the innings. Which in result cost them heavy damage. Imran Tahir who hunted Rana, Robin Uthappa Lynn and the destroyer Andre Russell. Imran helps a lot to restrict the score. Shardul Thakur finished with 2-18 while Mitchell Santner took only one wicket.
Shane Watson and FAF du Plessis fell after scoring 6 and 24 runs. Raina, who entered one of the stockings, continued to hold a tip while the wicket fell at regular intervals at the other end. When MS Dhoni fell on the 16th over. Jadeja joined Raina in the Center. The duo broke 41 runs out of 24 balls to bring their team home.
Man of The Match:
Imran Tahir was declared as man of the match for his amazing bowling performance.