Sanju Samson’s 19-ball 74-runs helps Rajasthan Royals a 16-run win over CSK.
There are several instances in Dhoni’s cricketing history where cricket experts said Dhoni should have come up the order to save the team.The fourth match in IPL 2020 between CSK and RR joins the list as Dhoni remains unbeaten with 29(17) at the end of the match.
Dhoni won the toss and asked the Men in Pink to bat first.
With the superb performances from Sanju Samson (74), Steve Smith (69), Jofra Archer (27) and Rahul Tewatia (3/37), RR posted a mammoth total of 216/7 in 20 overs.
Chasing a huge total of 217, the Super Kings were restricted to 200 for 6 inside the 20 overs.
RR smashed the Super Kings with a 16 run victory and started their 2020 Indian Premier League campaign with a bang despite the absence of Jos Buttler and Ben Stokes.Overall, the match gave an amazing experience for the viewers with a huge 33 sixes, equalling the most hit in an IPL match.
In their next, Rajasthan Royals will take on Kings XI Punjab in the ninth game of IPL 2020 on 27th, Sunday while CSK take on DC on Friday.