Chennai Super Kings coasting towards victory against Delhi Daredevils in IPL 2014
In 18 overs, Chennai are 163 for one and are chasing 179.
Suresh Raina © IANS (File photo)
May 5, 2014
The Delhi Daredevils-Chennai Super Kings Indian Premier League (IPL) 2014 match is going towards a finish with Chennai having nine wickets in hand. They are chasing 179 for victory and in 18 overs they are 163 for one. Dwayne Smith and Suresh Raina are batting in the middle currently. Catch the Live Blog of DD vs CSK match here.
In the 16th over which was bowled by Wayne Parnell, he was hit for six by Raina. It brought the rate down considerably and came at a time when the rain was threatening to come down. The 17th over was a good one. Then in the 18th, Smith carved one over third-man for a four. The next ball was a full-toss and it went for a huge six. And the last ball was short and he was carted over fine-leg for four. Catch live score and ball-by-ball commentary of the match here
After being asked to bat, Delhi lost momentum in the innings one couple of occasions but the knocks by Karthik, Duminy and Jadhav ensured they set a strong total of 178 for five in their allotted 20 overs. Duminy and Jadhav added 58-runs for the sixth wicket to power their side. Jadhav smashed two sixes and a four in the final over off Mohit Sharma to remain unbeaten on 29 off 18 balls.
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