Kolkata Knight Rider vs Chennai Super King: KKR batsmen surrendered in front of CSK bowlers

Gaurav Kumar
Gaurav Kumar  - Founder & CEO of Bollypink
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Chennai Super Kings got a big win against Kolkata Knight Riders. Kolkata’s batsmen surrendered in front of Chennai’s bowlers. Chennai Super King bowled so brilliantly that none of the Kolkata batsmen could score even a half-century. Ruturaj Gaikwad scored a half-century for Chennai in this match and also won the match by 7 wickets.

Kolkata Knight Rider vs Chennai Super King

The match was played at the home ground of Chennai Super King, Kolkata Knight Rider vs Chennai Super King. This match was played at MA Chidambaram Stadium, Chennai at 7:30 pm on 8 April. In which Kolkata batsmen scored 137 runs at the loss of 9 wickets in 20 overs. In this match, Chennai Super King won the toss and decided to bowl first.

Kolkata’s batsmen completely flopped in this match. No batsman could score even 50 runs. All the Kolkata batsmen were seen struggling a lot in this stadium of Chennai. Whereas Bolero of Chennai was getting a lot of ground support. Due to this Chennai Super King had the most brilliant bowling in today’s match.

Kolkata Knight Rider vs Chennai Super King

Chennai Super Kings Squad

Rachin Ravindra, Ruturaj Gaikwad (c), Daryl Mitchell, Ajinkya Rahane Ravindra Jadeja, Sameer Rizwi, Ms Dhoni (wk), Shardul Thakur, Maheesh Theekshana, Mustafizur Rahman, Tushar Deshpande

Substitutes: Shivam Dube, Moeen Ali, Shaik Rasheed, Nishant Sindhu, Mitchell Santner

Kolkata Knight Riders Squad

Phil Salt (wk), Sunil Narine, Angkrish Raghuvanshi, Shreyas Iyer (c) Venkatesh Iyer, Ramandeep Singh, Rinku Singh, Andre Russell, Anukul Roy, Mitchell Starc, Vaibhav Arora, Varun Chakaravarthy.

Substitutes: Suyash Sharma, Manish Pandey, Rahmanullah Gurbaz, Sakib Hussain

Kolkata Knight Riders Batting

Kolkata batsman was seen serving a copy on this ground. No batsman could even score a half-century in the Chennai stadium today. Chennai bowlers broke the back of Kolkata batsmen on the field. All the batsmen continued to leave the field after getting out on zero.

Sunil Narine scored 27 runs in 20 balls on this ground and he too could not stay on this ground for long. In such a situation, many more batsmen come forward who create some color. Shreyas Iyer (c), who is the captain of this team, is also not able to perform anything special, he is able to score only 34 runs in just 32 balls on the field and he also gets out.

No Kolkata batsman could stand against the Chennai bowlers in this match today. Whoever came returned to the pavilion either on zero or after scoring a few runs and getting out. Chennai bowlers bowled so hard and brilliantly today that Kolkata’s back was broken.

Sunil Narine and Angkrish Raghuvanshi

These two Kolkata batsmen together played a good score of 56 runs in 36 balls but this partnership could not last long. Both the batsmen were performing very well on the field but neither of them could last long against the Chennai bowlers. In the end, both of them also had to return to the pavilion. The partnership between these two was one of the biggest partnerships of the entire Kolkata Knight Riders in this match.

Kolkata Knight Rider vs Chennai Super King

Chennai Super King bowling

Chennai Super Kings completely dominated Kolkata in the game. Chennai bowlers did not allow any Kolkata batsman to survive. The Chennai bowlers bowled so brilliantly that no batsman could stand against them on this ground. Tushar Deshpande bowls four overs in this match, out of which three wickets are taken for 33 runs.

Ravindra Jadeja because he is one of the most brilliant all-rounders of Chennai Super Kings, also took three wickets for 18 runs in four overs against Kolkata. Mustafizur Rahman sees 22 runs in four overs and takes two wickets for Chennai.

No batsman of Kolkata Knight Riders could stand against these three bowlers and such dangerous and good bowling is rarely seen on this ground. This match was being played on the home ground of Chennai, hence the bowlers and batsmen of Chennai were sure to get a lot of support.

Kolkata Knight Riders fans were very sad in this match. Gautam Gambhir’s face was also seen saddened on the field. He was silently sitting in the pavilion watching the performance of his team. What does this sadness of his add to the room? Gautam Gambhir is very aggressive and enthusiastic in every match, but his team could not give a good performance in front of Chennai due to which Gautam Gambhir looked sad on the field.

Chennai Super King Batting

The batting of Chennai Super Kings was so spectacular and so much fun to watch today that the fans sitting in the field became very happy. At the same time, Kolkata’s bowling was so bad that all the bowlers were beaten one after the other. Rituraj Gaikwad batted brilliantly in this match and completed his half-century. Although Ruturaj Gaikwad is the new captain of Chennai Super Kings, he played a good captaincy innings and took the responsibility of the entire team.

Ruturaj Gaikwad scored 62 runs in 56 balls on the field and led his team to a win in the match by playing brilliant batting in a good shirt. Shivam Dubey also batted brilliantly in this match. He scored 28 runs in just 18 balls in which he also hit three long sixes. Daryl Mitchell supported Rituraj Gaikwad, he also scored 25 runs in 19 balls and played a good partnership with Rituraj Gaikwad.

Kolkata Knight Rider vs Chennai Super King

Partnership of Daryl Mitchell and Ruturaj Gaikwad

These two batsmen single-handedly handled the entire CSK team. Together, both of them created noise all around the field by scoring 70 runs in 55 balls. Both of them played a good partner together and contributed fully to helping the team achieve a victory. Thanks to these two, Chennai Super King is able to win this match easily.

Kolkata Knight Riders Bowling

Kolkata bowlers have bowled so poorly that none of the Chennai batsmen left Kolkata bowlers today. For taking only three wickets, Chennai and Kolkata beat the Kolkata bowlers badly. If we look closely, the Chennai Super Kings bowlers bowled brilliantly and the Kolkata bowlers disappointed the fans today.

Chennai Super Kings wins the match by seven wickets and gives a crushing defeat to the Kolkata team. This match is completely in favor of Chennai from the beginning. None of the batsmen of Kolkata batted well and their bowling was also very bad, which gave a lot of relief to the batsmen and bowlers of Chennai and they won the game very easily.

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