By CricketCountry Staff
Visakhapatnam: Apr 7, 2012
Defending champions Chennai Super Kings reached a massive score of 193 runs in the sixth match of the Indian Premier League (IPL) 2012 match at Visakhapatnam on Saturday.
All-rounder Dwayne Bravo’s power-hitting steered Chennai Super Kings (CSK) to the massive score as he scored 43 runs with the help of power-hitting at the death overs.
Earlier, having asked to bat first by Deccan Chargers (DC), CSK set a target of 194 runs. Ravindra Jadeja top scored for CSK with 48 runs as none of the top order batsmen succeeded in making a big score.
Opener Faf du Plessis made quickfire 39 runs off 25 balls but was dismissed by TP Sudhindra before any further damage could be done.
Jadeja could not get to his half-century as he was dismissed hit wicket off the bowling of Dale Steyn who was best bowler for Deccan with two wickets conceding just 25 runs. Dainel Christian followed Steyn’s footsteps with brilliant figures of two wickets conceding 26 runs.
Brief Score: CSK 193 for 6 (Ravindra Jadeja 48, Dwayne Bravo 43, Faf du Plessis 39; Daniel Christian 2 for26, Dale Steyn 2 for 25) vs DC