After losing two consecutive matches, the Chennai Super Kings made a strong comeback and virtually confirmed its place in the IPL 2019 playoff.
The 41st match of the Vivo IPL 2019 was played between Chennai Super Kings and Sunrisers Hyderabad at Chepauk in Chennai, The tossed coin dropped again in Mahendra Singh Dhoni’s lap and Dhoni decided to bowl.
Batting first the Hyderabad team scored 175 runs losing three wickets in 20 overs, Chennai’s top order failed to make runs since last several matches, due to this, Watson started the innings very slowly and accelerated the innings in middle overs.
Watson and Raina’s amazing partnership kept Chennai SuperKings in the game and made the match completely one-sided. Suresh Raina scored 38 runs in 24 balls while Watson scored a brilliant 96 and missed his century by just 4 runs.
With this victory, Chennai Superkings has earned two more points and has once again secured its position on top of the points table. With this, the Chennai team virtually reached the playoffs.
— Sir Jadeja fan (@SirJadeja) April 23, 2019