Chennai Super Kings vs Lucknow Super Giants Live: Ruturaj Gaikwad scored an amazing century

Gaurav Kumar
Gaurav Kumar  - Founder & CEO of Bollypink
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Lucknow Super Giants won a big match against Chennai Super Kings. Lucknow’s batsmen achieved a spectacular victory against Chennai Super Kings by 6 wickets in just 19 overs. In this match, we got to see excellent batting from Lucknow. Lucknow batsman Marcus Stoinis scored a century in this match and scored 124 runs in just 63 balls. In which he hit six sixes and 13 fours.

34 runs in just 15 balls

However, in this match, we get to see two centuries each. Chennai’s new captain Rituraj Gaikwad scores a century from the Chennai Super Kings side and Stoinis scores a century from Lucknow’s side. Nicholas Pooran has also contributed a lot in Lucknow’s victory by batting well. He scored 34 runs in just 15 balls against Bolero of Chennai. Chennai Super Kings could have won this match but here Lucknow’s batsmen batted well and Marcus Stoinis remained on the ground till the end and won this match and put it in Lucknow’s bag.

Chennai Super Kings bowler

All amazing and incredible scenes get to be seen in this match. Physically, the bowlers of Chennai Super Kings are not able to bowl well under a lot of pressure. Due to this Lucknow’s batsmen get a lot of benefits and they win this match easily. At the same time, this is not a big blow for Chennai because Chennai Super Kings have not lost a match even once on their home ground in this Tata IPL 2024 and this was their first match which they lost on home ground.

Chennai Super Kings vs Lucknow Super Giants

Chennai Super Kings vs Lucknow Super Giants

Ruturaj Gaikwad played a brilliant century against Lucknow Super Giants. It was played at MA Chidambaram Stadium, Chennai in which Chennai Super King played a brilliant innings and scored a big score of 210 runs against the Lucknow team. In this match, Lucknow won the toss and decided to field while Chennai Super Kings chose to bat. This match has been quite spectacular in which Chennai captain Ruturaj Gaikwad completed his half-century in just 60 balls. Rituraj Gaikwad played with a strike rate of 180 and also hit three sixes and 12 fours.

Chennai Super Kings Squad

Ruturaj Gaikwad (c), Ajinkya Rahane, Daryl Mitchell, Moeen Ali, Shivam Dube, Ravindra Jadeja, Ms Dhoni (wk), Deepak Chahar, Tushar Deshpande, Mustafizur Rahman, Matheesha Pathirana.

Substitute: Sameer Rizwi, Shardul Thakur, Shaik Rasheed, Rachin Ravindra, Mitchell Santner

Lucknow Super Giants Squad

KL Rahul (c)(wk), Quinton De Kock, Marcus Stoinis, Deepak Hooda, Nicholas Pooran, Ayush Badoni, Krunal Pandya, Matt Henry, Ravi Bishnoi, Mohsin Khan, Yash Thakur

Substitute: Devdutt Padikkal, Arshin Atul Kulkarni, Krishnappa Gowtham, Yudhvir Singh, M Siddharth

66 runs scored in 27 balls

The same Shivam Dubey of Chennai who plays as a finisher and an all-rounder. He has also been seen performing well in his last several innings. He also played a brilliant half-century against Lucknow Super Giants in which he scored 66 runs in just 27 balls with a strike rate of 244. Seeing the brilliant batting of these two, it became clear that Chennai Super King is not going to score less than 200 runs in the next 20 overs. Both the batsmen together took this Chennai Super King to a good level.

Partnership of 104 runs in 47 runs

Both Ruturaj Gaikwad and Shivam Dubey together played such an explosive and unbelievable game against the Gujarat bowlers that all the Chennai fans became so happy that Chennai Super Kings scored 210 runs at the loss of four wickets in 20 overs. Both the batsmen together made a partnership of 104 runs in 47 balls which was almost above the strike rate of 200. In this partnership, Dubey plays a good ball and scores 66 runs in 27 balls. Rituraj Gaikwad also scored 36 runs in 20 balls in this partnership. This run was also accompanied by sixes and fours.

LSG bowling

Lucknow’s bowlers bowled with a very poor performance in this match, in which there were many bowlers who conceded more than 50 runs. Bowlers like Yash Thakur were beaten for 47 runs in this match. Marcus Stoinis also bowled but he too could not do anything special in this match as he conceded 49 runs in four overs and did not get a single wicket. The rest of the bowlers also gave around 50 runs in the same manner.

Quinton De Kock out on first ball

When the Lucknow team comes on the field to bat in the second innings, they get a big shock. Deepak Chahar, the most special and best bowler of Chennai in the very first ball, dismissed a batsman from Lucknow on the very first ball of this match. Lucknow gets a huge blow by dismissing Quinton De Kock on the first ball. Wicketkeeper and captain KL Rahul also takes the team forward by batting slowly. This being the home ground of Chennai, the impact of both Chennai’s batsmen and bowlers can be seen here.

Rituraj Gaikwad’s Century

Rituraj Gaikwad has scored a century in this match and that too in front of a team like Lucknow. Rituraj Gaikwad has scored 349 runs in the last eight matches, in which today he also scored a century against Lucknow. However, Ruturaj Gaikwad is a young and youthful captain of Chennai Super. It is a matter of pride for Chennai Super Kings to reach this century with his bat.

first time in Tata IPL 2024

Lucknow’s batsmen enter Chennai’s house and defeat them and are seen batting well. Lucknow’s bowlers are not able to stay far in front of Chennai but Lucknow’s batsmen bat very well. One player from both teams is seen scoring a century in this match. This century innings is the first time in Tata IPL 2024 that both the teams together scored a century. After winning this match, the Lucknow team gets a good point in the points table, due to which it can remain on a higher rank in the points table even more quickly. The Lucknow team comes at number four in the points table.

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