Sam Billings’ 23-ball 56 coupled with Shane Watson’s 19-ball 42 helped Chennai Super Kings (CSK) pull off a heist as they beat Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR) by five wickets in a thrilling Vivo IPL 2018 game. Needing 17 runs in the last over, Ravindra Jadeja 11 (not out) hit a six off R Vinay Kumar with four runs and one ball
Earlier, Andre Russell smashed an unbeaten 36-ball 88 to help Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR) recover from early jitters and post a mammoth 202/6 in 20 overs.

There was unprecedented security at the M.A. Chidambaram Stadium with a lot of traffic restrictions around the stadium and the arrival of the teams accompanied by tight surveillance.

Harbhajan Singh picked Sunil Narine wicket, after the latter slammed 2 back-to-back sixes  © AFP
Harbhajan Singh picked Sunil Narine wicket, after the latter slammed 2 back-to-back sixes © AFP
Birthday boy Chris Lynn gets bowled off Ravindra Jadeja © AFP
Birthday boy Chris Lynn gets bowled off Ravindra Jadeja © AFP
Suresh Raina ran out Robin Uthappa off a direct throw © AFP
Suresh Raina ran out Robin Uthappa off a direct throw © AFP
Dinesh Karthik and Andre Russell resurrected Kolkata's innings. They added 76 runs together © AFP
Dinesh Karthik and Andre Russell resurrected Kolkata’s innings. They added 76 runs together © AFP
Andre Russell slammed 88 runs for Kolkata. His knock included 11 sixes and one four © AFP
Andre Russell slammed 88 runs for Kolkata. His knock included 11 sixes and one four © AFP
Shane Watson slammed a quickfire 42 for  Chennai on top of the order © AFP
Shane Watson slammed a quickfire 42 for Chennai on top of the order © AFP
Shane Watson and Ambati Rayudu added 75 in no time for Chennai © AFP
Shane Watson and Ambati Rayudu added 75 in no time for Chennai © AFP
MS Dhoni added 54 with Sam Billings before falling for 25 © AFP
MS Dhoni added 54 with Sam Billings before falling for 25 © AFP
Sam Billings scored a quick 23-ball 56 for Chennai  © AFP
Sam Billings scored a quick 23-ball 56 for Chennai © AFP