Rajasthan Royals (RR) lost match no 17 of VIVO IPL 2018 2018 by 64 runs against Chennai Super Kings (CSK). Chasing 205, visitors folded for only 140. CSK registered their third win in the tournament in 4 matches to rise to the top of the points table. Shane Watson was rewarded with the Man of the Match award for his 106 and one wicket.

Suresh Raina scored 46 runs in his return game for CSK  © AFP
Suresh Raina scored 46 runs in his return game for CSK © AFP
Shreyas Gopal claimed 3 wickets for 20 runs © AFP
Shreyas Gopal claimed 3 wickets for 20 runs © AFP
Shane Watson scored his 3rd IPL 100; first for CSK © AFP
Shane Watson scored his 3rd IPL 100; first for CSK © AFP
Heinrich Klaasen failed with the bat in his debut game for RR © AFP
Heinrich Klaasen failed with the bat in his debut game for RR © AFP
Deepak Chahar claimed 2 wickets Sanju Samson (in picture) and Ajinkya Rahane © AFP
Deepak Chahar claimed 2 wickets Sanju Samson (in picture) and Ajinkya Rahane © AFP
Ben Stokes top scored for Rajasthan Royals with 45  © AFP
Ben Stokes top scored for Rajasthan Royals with 45 © AFP
CSK went on beat RR by 64 runs at Pune © AFP
CSK went on beat RR by 64 runs at Pune © AFP

Brief Scores:

Chennai Super Kings 204 for 5 after 20 overs [Shane Watson 106 (56), Suresh Raina 46 (29); Shreyas Gopal 4-0-20-3] beat Rajasthan Royals 140 [Ben Stokes 45 (37), Jos Buttler 22 (17); Deepak Chahar 4-0-30-2)] by 64 runs.

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