CSK vs MI Highlights, IPL 2020 Updates: Trent Boult‘s jolt and Ishan Kishan‘s storm — the story of Friday’s match between MS Dhoni-led Chennai Super Kings and Kieron Pollard-led Mumbai Indians. MI won the toss and elected to bowl first, probably the best decision.
Trent Boult dismissed CSK opener Ruturaj Gaikwad (0) in the first over while Ambati Rayudu (1) and N Jagadeesan (0) were dismissed by Bum Bum Bumrah in the next over.
Likewise, in the third over of the match and his second over, Trent Boult sent back Faf Du Plessis (1) to the pavilion. In the last over of the first powerplay, Boult dismissed Ravindra Jadeja.
All hopes were on MS Dhoni (16) who was trying to make a partnership. However, Rahul Chahar showed some guts and trapped him on a leg break that edged out from Dhoni’s bat and got stuck into De Kock’s glove.
Rahul Chahar also trapped Deepak Chahar who was stumped behind the wicket.
Sam Curran’s sensible batting helped Chennai Super Kings to a total of triple-digit. Curran and Imran Tahir made the highest-ever 9th wicket partnership in the history of the Indian Premier League. Courtesy much-needed partnership, CSK put 114 runs on the scoreboard.
Chasing 115 during CSK vs MI, the openers Quinton De Kock and Ishan Kishan finished it in style. De Kock scored 46 not out off 37 balls including 5 boundaries and 2 sixes while Kishan hammered unbeaten 68 runs off 37 balls including 5 sixes and 6 fours.
Mumbai Indians is currently on top of the IPL 2020 points table while Chennai Super Kings remains at last position.