MS Dhoni-led Chennai Super Kings defeated David Warner-led Sunrisers Hyderabad in 23rd match of 14th tournament of IPL (2021) played at Arun Jaitley Stadium, Delhi, on Wednesday, 28th April 2021.Here is review of Match 23 Chennai Super Kings vs Sunrisers Hyderabad
Umpires of Match 23 Chennai Super Kings vs Sunrisers Hyderabad:
O Nandan, C. Shamshuddin, Ulhas Gandhe and K. Ananthapadmanabhan
Referee Match 23 Chennai Super Kings vs Sunrisers Hyderabad:
Sunrisers Hyderabad won the toss and took the decision of batting first.
Sunrisers Hyderabad Innings of Match 23 Chennai Super Kings vs Sunrisers Hyderabad
They played with Run Rate of 8.55 and were able to score 171 runs for 3 wickets in their 20 overs
It was he day of milestones for David Warner. He struggled to reach a fifty and smashed 57 runs in 55 balls.
Manish Pandey was able to score his half century at a slightly quicker rate smashing 61 runs in 46 balls
Acceleration could not be seen and despite losing only one wicket, Sunrisers Hyderabad were scoring at under 7.5 per over
Lungi Ngidi dismissed Warner and Pandey in quick succession, giving away 35 runs in his 4 wickets.
Kane Williamson was emerged as the leader of the late acceleration, as he has scored 26 in 10 balls. Jadhav hit a four and a six last two balls.
SRH was able to score 172 runs, which looked like only a few runs short because of the dew factor.
Chennai Super Kings Innings of Match 23 Chennai Super Kings vs Sunrisers Hyderabad
They played with run rate of 9.35 and smashed 173 runs for 3 wickets in 18.3 overs in Match 23 Chennai Super Kings vs Sunrisers Hyderabad.
When the chase began, Chennai Super Kings never gave a chance to Sunrisers Hyderabad thinking that they were only a ‘few’ runs short.
In ten overs the opening pair of Faf du Plessis and Ruturaj Gaikwad scored 91 runs and thus knocked down half the target.
Faf du Plessis played extremely well; scoring third fifty in a row. He smashed 56 runs in 38 balls.
Ruturaj Gaikwad has shown excellent performance and smashed 75 rns off 44 balls.
Rashid Khan was seen highly energetic and picked up three quick wickets giving away 6 runs in his 4 overs.
Raina and Jadeja played with the occasional boundaries under a less required rate and took their team towards victory.
Important stats and numbers related to of Match 23 Chennai Super Kings vs Sunrisers Hyderabad
It happened for the first time that Sunrisers Hyderabad batted first in IPL 2021 match.
David Warner is now the fifth player to complete his 10000 T20 runs. Other players are Chris Gayle, Kieron Pollard, and Shoaib Malik.
David Warner is now the eighth player and fourth such overseas player to hit 200 sixes. Chris Gayle, AB de Villiers, and Kieron Pollard are the players who have reached this milestone.
David Warner is now first player to hit 50 half-centuries in IPL. Next highest in fifties is Shikhar Dhawan with 43.Virat Kohli, Rohit Sharma and Ab de Villiers did it in 40 balls.
David Warner becomes the first player to complete 4000 IPL runs for SRH. Shikhar Dhawan is on second position in this regard with 2518 runs for SRH.
David Warner has hit fifty in 50 balls and it was the slowest fifty for him in his IPL career.
Faf du Plessis is now the second player of Chennai Super Kings to score three consecutive fifty+ scores. First player in this regard is Ruturaj Gaikwad in last three matches of 2020.
It happened for the first time Rashid Khan took 3 or more wickets in IPL 2021 and for the first time, Rashid picked 3 wickets in a match against CSK.
His figure of 3/36 are on second position by an SRH player against CSK. Amit Mishra’s figure of 3/26 in 2013is best bowling figure till now for SRH against CCK.
Sunrisers Hyderabad won 4 matches and lost 11 matches against Chennai Super Kings in IPL. This is their lowest number of wins against any team.