Albie Morkel's fifty came off 43 deliveries including six boundaries along with a strike-rate of 115.90 © IANS (File Photo)
Albie Morkel’s fifty came off 43 deliveries including six boundaries along with a strike-rate of 115.90 © IANS (File Photo)

Delhi Daredevils batsman, scored his half-century, during their chase against former champions, Chennai Super Kings in match 2 of the Indian Premier League (IPL) at the MA Chidambaram Stadium on Thursday. His fifty came off 43 deliveries including six boundaries along with a strike-rate of 115.90. Currently, Delhi Daredevils are 119 for the loss of six wickets in 16 overs with Albie Morkel on 51 and Nathan Coulter-Nile on five. Live Scorecard: Chennai Super Kings (CSK) vs Delhi Daredevils (DD), IPL 2015 Match 2

Earlier, Delhi Daredevils skipper JP Duminy won the toss and chose to bowl first as Chennai finished on 150 for the loss of seven. They do not have Zaheer Khan and Mohammed Shami and have played Nathan Coulter-Nile and Dominic Joseph. Delhi would want to start the season well and carry the momentum. Chennai Super Kings (CSK) in IPL 2015: Kings of consistency look to rule again

The Chennai Super Kings (CSK) begin their Indian Premier League (IPL) 2015 campaign with a home game against the Delhi Daredevils (DD). This is CSK’s fortress and if DD are to breach it and emerge victorious, they need to play some great cricket. It will not be an easy task for DD though, for they hav e a new side looking to strike a balance, whereas CSK remain the dangerous and successful unit under the leadership of MS Dhoni. Live Updates: Chennai Super Kings (CSK) vs Delhi Daredevils (DD), IPL 2015 Match 2