All-round performance helps Chennai Super Kings register thier first win as Lucknow Super Giants fall short by 12 runs in IPL 2023. Catch live scores and Chennai Super Kings vs. Lucknow Super Giants match 6 highlights.
Chennai Super Kings vs. Lucknow Super Giants match 6 highlights: Chennai Super Kings displayed an all-round performance to thrash Lucknow Super Giants by 12 runs, claiming thier first victory in Indian Premier League 2023.
Sent in to bat, Chennai Super Kings produced an elephantine total of 217/7 runs with Ruturaj Gaikwad (57 off 31), Devon Conway (47 off 29) and Shivam Dube (27 off 16).
In response, Lucknow Super Giants could only manage 205/7 with Kyle Mayers (53 off 22), Nicholas Pooran (32 off 18), and Ayush Badoni (23 off 18).
RUTURAJ GAIKWAD AND DEVON CONWAY MUSCLE A STURDY START.
Lucknow Super Giants’ skipper, KL Rahul, after winning the coin flip asked Chennai Super Kings to bat at MA Chidambaram Stadium on Monday. utterly aware of the fact that the pitch offers the conditions suitable for batters, Chennai Super Kings’ openers, Ruturaj Gaikwad and Devon Conway, went accordingly.
Both openers soon became the prime cause of LSG’s Suffering as none of their bowlers had an antidote to thier merciless batting. Moreover, Chennai Super Kings were so phenomenal with the bat that Lucknow’s bowlers had to see a drought of wicket. It took Lucknow Super Giants a play of almost 10 overs to end this drought when Ravi Bishnoi showed up with Ruturaj Gaikwad’s wicket in Chennai Super Kings vs. Lucknow Super Giants match 6 highlights.
Before Ravi Bishnoi could come with relief Ruturaj Gaikwad had done the damage. Ruturaj Gaikwad, in his terrific batting, smashed 57 runs off just 31 balls, dispatching four towering sixes and three fours. Devon Conway, on the other hand, had smashed 47 runs off 29 deliveries with the help of five fours and two maximums before handing Mark Wood his seventh scalp of this season in the following over.
SHIVAM DUBE AND AMBATI RAYUDU SPICE THINGS UP.
No sooner had Lucknow Super Giants overcome the Gaikwad-conway storm than Shivam Dube came out of nowhere to add some more trouble. However, Shivam Dube blasted just 27 runs off 16 deliveries with dispatching three sixes into the stands. With thus furious batting, Chennai Super Kings crossed 150 run mark in a play of just fourteen overs.
Furthermore, Ambati Rayudu played a cameo of 27 runs in just 14 balls, smacking two fours and two maximums to help Chennai Super Kings reach the highest total of 217/7 runs of this season so far in Chennai Super Kings vs. Lucknow Super Giants match 6 highlights.
MOEEN ALI SPOILES THE PARTY FOR LUCKNOW SUPER GIANTS.
Running after an enormous total, Lucknow Super Giants got off on the right foot when merciless Kyle Mayers unleashed a storm of runs. However, Moeen Ali spun his web to call a halt to his deadly knock. Kyle Mayers blasted 53 runs off 22 deliveries, belting eight fours and two sixes.
Moreover, Deepak Hooda could only fetch 2 runs before setting himself in the dugout. Moeen Ali returned and this time sent skipper, KL Rahul, into the pavilion for 20 runs. Moeen Ali, continuing his depredation, claimed another two wickets of Krunal Pandya (9) and Marcus Stoinis (21) to finish his spell with figures (4/24) in Chennai Super Kings vs. Lucknow Super Giants match 6 highlights.