Ravindra Jadeja’s three-wicket haul was complemented by a powerful unbeaten fifty from opener Devon Conway as Chennai Tremendous Kings cantered to a snug seven-wicket win in opposition to Sunrisers Hyderabad in a low-scoring IPL match right here on Friday. Jadeja (3/22) spun an internet of spin with a three-wicket haul to limit SRH to a below-par 134 for 7 and Conway then slammed a 57-ball 77 not out as CSK made gentle of the goal, reaching 138 for 3 in 18.4 overs for a fourth straight win over SRH at Chepauk. The trendy left-handed batter hit 12 fours and one six throughout his sensational knock and shared an 87-run stand with opening associate Ruturaj Gaikwad (35) to supply a rollicking begin to the chase.
Conway and Ruturaj Gaikwad notched up 50 within the sixth over.
Conway waded into the tall pacer Marco Jansen, smacking a six and 4 boundaries as CSK appeared to hurtle in the direction of the goal.
The New Zealand batter reached his 50 from 33 balls to energy CSK’s chase, overshadowing the proficient Gaikwad within the course of.
The opening duo appeared set to see the crew dwelling when misfortune struck Gaikwad, who was run-out after a shot by Conway acquired deflected off Umran Malik’s hand and hit the stumps with the CSK batter out of his crease.
Leg-spinner Mayank Markande was one of the best performer with the ball for SRH on a somewhat forgettable day, ending with 2 for 23 (4 overs). He acquired the wickets of Ajinka Rahane (9) and Ambati Rayudu (9), bowling the latter with a googly.
Ultimately, Moeen Ali (6) hit the profitable runs of Washington Sundar.
Earlier, it was trial by spin for the Sunrisers Hyderabad batters because the Chennai Tremendous Kings sluggish bowlers, particularly Jadeja, got here up with an excellent efficiency to limit the visiting crew to a modest 134 for 7.
Jadeja was one of the best bowler for CSK with 3 for 22, whereas Abhishek Sharma (34) was the highest scorer for the Sunrisers, who simply could not get going after being despatched in to bat by skipper M S Dhoni.
SRH batters faltered regardless of a 35-run partnership for the opening wicket between Harry Brook (18) and Sharma and a 36-run stand for the second wicket between Sharma and Rahul Tripathi (21) because the CSK spinners took over.
There was no vital partnership within the center order because the Hyderabad batters did not push the rating, struggling in opposition to the CSK spinners.
Jadeja was the important thing bowler for the Tremendous Kings as he spun an internet across the opposition batters.
The skilled Jadeja (3/22) and Maheesh Theekshana (1/27) strangled the SRH batting unit after Dhoni made the spinners bowl in tandem from over 7 to fifteen.
Jadeja, as at all times, acquired by his 4 overs rapidly and put the brakes on the SRH scoring. He picked up the wickets of Sharma, Tripathi and Mayank Agarwal (2).
Such was the dominance of the spinners that after 10.3 overs, SRH batters could not get any boundary for the following 36 balls.
Brook appeared to seek out his groove and hit Tushar Deshpande for 2 consecutive boundaries earlier than he fell to an excellent catch by Ruturaj Gaikwad off Akash Singh.
Sharma, who hit the primary six of the match within the third over off Singh, hit three fours and a sixer earlier than turning into Jadeja’s first sufferer.
The left-handed batter fell to an excellent catch by Ajinkya Rahane within the deep as Jadeja acquired into the act.
Agarwal, who was bumped down the order to No.6 didn’t final too lengthy.
After surviving a caught and bowled likelihood to Jadeja, who couldn’t maintain on to an opportunity as Klaasen acquired in the way in which, Agarwal jumped out of the crease solely to overlook the ball as Dhoni did the remaining behind the stumps.
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