Review of match 19, Chennai Super Kings vs Royal Challengers Bangalore
MS Dhoni – led Chennai Super Kings registered victory against Virat Kohli – led Royal Challengers Bangalore by 69 runs in 19th match of 14th tournament of IPL played at Wankhede Stadium, Mumbai on Sunday, 25th April 2021.
This was fourth consecutive win for Chennai Super Kings of IPL 2021. They are now on the top position in the points table. Royal Challengers Bangalore suffers their first loss of this season of IPL in this match.
Umpires of Match 19, Chennai Super Kings vs Royal Challengers Bangalore: Virender Sharma Anil Chaudhary, JR Madangopal and Bruce Oxenford,
Referee Match 19, Chennai Super Kings vs Royal Challengers Bangalore: Shakti Singh
Chennai Super Kings won the toss and took the decision of batting first.
Chennai Super Kings Innings of Match 19, Chennai Super Kings vs Royal Challengers Bangalore:
Chennai Super Kings posted a total of 191/4 in 20.
Ravindra Jadeja was the top scorer as he smashed 62 runs in 28 balls with the help of 5 maximums and 4 boundaries.
Faf du Plessis also performed well, smashed 50 runs in 41 balls.
Ruturaj Gaikwad smashed 33 runs in 25 balls.
Harshal Patel has shown highly energetic performance and picked up 3 wickets giving away 51 runs in his 4 overs.
Yuzvendra Chahal also picked up 1 wicket giving away 51runs in 4 balls.
Other bowlers were not able to pick a single wicket.
Royal Challengers Bangalore Innings of Match 19, Chennai Super Kings vs Royal Challengers Bangalore:
Chasing this total, Royal Challengers Bangalore was able to manage a score of only 122 for 9 thus lost the game by 69 runs.
Devdutt Padikkal smashed 34 runs off 15 balls.
Glenn Maxwell smashed 22 runs for 15 balls.
Ravindra Jadeja bowled brilliantly and picked up 3 wickets for 13 runs in 4 overs.
Imran Tahir picked up 2 wickets for 16 runs in his 4 overs.
Sam Curran and Shardul Thakur picked up 1 wicket each giving away 35 and 11 runs respectively in their 4 overs
Important stats and numbers related to Match 19, Chennai Super Kings vs Royal Challengers Bangalore:
Harshal Patel conceded 37 runs in the final over and thus registered the record for joint-most runs conceded by a bowler. P Parameswaran has also made such record in IPL.
Ravindra Jadeja smashed 36 runs in the last over and registered the record for joint-most runs scored by a batsman in an over in history of IPL. Chris Gayle has also made the record of scoring 36 runs in an over in in IPL 2011.
Ravindra Jadeja has registered the record of becoming third player to hit 5 sixes in an over in history of IPL. Chris Gayle and Rahul Tewatia have also hit 5 sixes in an over in IPL history.
Ravindra Jadeja has become the first player of Chennai Super Kings to score a half century and pick up 3 wickets in a match in IPL.
Suresh Raina completed his 200 sixes in IPL in this match today. He is the fourth Indian player to have such a great achievement after MS Dhoni, Rohit Sharma and Virat Kohli.
Shardul Thakur completed his 50 wickets in this IPL while playing his 50th match in IPL.
Ravindra Jadeja also scored 62 runs in this match and that is highest individual IPL score in this match. He smashed his second half-century in IPL.
T Daniel Christian played his 350th T20 match and became the first Australian player to have such a great achievement.
This was the victory with biggest margin of runs for Chennai Super Kings against Royal Challengers Bangalore in IPL. The biggest victory till now of was of 92 runs in 2009.
Faf du Plessis achieved his 9th IPL half-century since 2019.Since 2019; he has smashed the maximum number of half-centuries for Chennai Super Kings.
Yuzvendra Chahal smashed 8 runs in this match and it was his highest individual score in IPL.