Chennai Super Kings (CSK) who have already qualified for the play-offs has loss to Delhi Daredevils in their Indian Premier League (IPL) clash at the Firoz Shah Kotla Stadium, Delhi on Friday. This was their fifth loss in this season.
After winning the toss, dhoni opted to bowl first and CSK got the target of 163 from Delhi Daredevils team where as CSK managed 128/6 (20 ov).
Dhoni wouldn’t have assume that the pitch would get slower in the second innings.
Shane Watson got out after struggling to 14 off 23. Once again Ambity Rayudu scored yet another 50 before he holed out at deep mid-wicket with this 5o run Rayudu came in to 4th position in orange cap race.
If we talk about turning point of the match in Firoz shah Kotla pitch where batsman have difficult task for making the shot. In this situation Dwayne Bravo offered to Harshal Patel and Vijay Shankar in the last over of the DD innings.
Both the batsman punished Bravo and score 26 run in last over and these runs gave DD the momentum they needed to stop Chennai.
Dhoni said CSK need to pull up their socks in the knockout stages.