Harshal Patel has been the best bowler for RCB against CSK © IANS (File Photo)
Harshal Patel has been the best bowler for RCB against CSK © IANS (File Photo)

Royal Challengers Bangalore (RCB) struck back with two big wickets in an over off Harshal Patel to peg Chennai Super Kings (CSK) back in Match 37 of the Indian Premier League (IPL) at Chennai. MS Dhoni and Ravindra Jadeja are out their batting. Chennai are 101 for four in 15 overs and will need a stand to get to the score on this slowish deck. Live Updates: Chennai Super Kings vs Royal Challengers Bangalore, Match 37 at Chennai

Chennai lost both their openers early and it was the pair of Suresh Raina and Faf du Plessis that built a stand to get Chennai Super Kings back on track. Raina in particular has looked in fine touch. He has just brought up his 25th IPL fifty and his team will wish he stays put and bats through the innings so that they have a good total on board. du Plessis was out bowled off the fist ball while Raina was trapped in front on the last ball of the over to peg back CSK. Live Cricket Scorecard: Chennai Super Kings vs Royal Challengers Bangalore, Match 37 at Chennai

Earlier, CSK won the toss and elected to bat first. They made a change, bringing in Ishwar Pandey for Ronit More. Royal Challengers Bangalore for a change, rested Chris Gayle and brought in Nic Maddinson. They also brought back the left-arm spinner, Iqbal Abdulla in for Varun Aaron.