Chennai Super Kings skipper MS Dhoni smashed yet another math winning innings of 62 runs in just 19 ball in their Champions League game against the Sunrisers Hyderabad in Ranchi on Thursday.
Dhoni arrived at the crease when the score was 115 runs for the loss of three wickets with just sex overs remaining and clobbered the ball all over the place at his home ground.
Dhoni hit just one four and eight huge sixes in his 19 ball innings. In the 18th over of Perera, Dhoni hit five sixes and took 34 runs from that over.
Suresh Raina was the highest scorer with 84 in 57 balls helping Chennai to reach a score of 202 runs in 20 overs.
Sunirisers too began their innings solidly with their openers Shikar Dhawan and Parthiv Patel getting off to a flying start.They compiled 87 runs in 9.2 overs. Watch the complete match replay on Star Sports here.
The Sunrisers had almost chased the score of 202 had their batsman sticked on a little more. They lost wickets regularly and fell short by just 12 runs. The could manage 190 runs for seven wickets in 20 overs. See the final scorecard here.
The final eleven players were:
Chennai: S Badrinath, J Holder, R Ashwin, M Sharma, Dwayne Bravo, M Hussey, M Vijay, S Raina, MS Dhoni, R Jadeja, A Morkel,.
Sunrisers: D Sammy, H Vihari, A Mishra, D Steyn, I Sharma, A Reddy, K Sharma,S Dhawan, P Patel, JP Duminy, T Perera.
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