CSK vs DC IPL 2021 Score: Suresh Raina during Match 2 of IPL 2021, at the Wankhede Stadium.© Instagram
Aiming for a strong target, Chennai Super Kings (CSK) are six wickets down vs Delhi Capitals (DC) in Match 2 of the Indian Premier League (IPL) 2021 season, at the Wankhede Stadium on Saturday. Sam Curran and Ravindra Jadeja are currently batting for CSK, and are adding runs to the scoreboard. Meanwhile, Avesh Khan has taken two wickets for CSK. R Ashwin, Chris Woakes, Tom Curran have also registered a dismissal each. Shimron Hetmyer, Marcus Stoinis, Curran and Woakes are the four overseas players for Delhi, in their ongoing fixture against CSK. CSK’s four overseas players for Match 2 are Faf du Plessis, Moeen Ali, Sam Curran and Dwayne Bravo. DC are also without regular captain Shreyas Iyer, who pulled out of IPL 2021 due to a shoulder injury. (LIVE SCORECARD)
IPL 2021 Match 2 Live Cricket Score Between Chennai Super Kings (CSK) vs Delhi Capitals (DC), from Wankhede Stadium.
A poor delivery by Tom Curran. Sam smacks it to the fine leg boundary for a four!
A short delivery by Tom Curran, outside off. Sam Curran pulls it towards square leg for a single.
A short ball by Avesh, on leg. Curran pulls it away for a four!
OUT! MS Dhoni b Avesh Khan 0 (2)
HUGE WICKET!! DHONI LEAVES FOR A 2-BALL DUCK!
Avesh sends a hard length delivery, outside off. Dhoni tries to pull it, and drags it back onto the stumps.
In walks, Sam Curran.
OUT! Suresh Raina run out (Chris Woakes/Rishabh Pant) 54 (36)
A short delivery by Avesh, on the hips of Raina. He hits it through square leg. There is confusion between the wickets with Raina going for a double. Jadeja runs into the bowler, and Raina is halfway down the pitch. The throw from deep goes to Pant, who takes off the bails.
In walks, MS Dhoni.
A short delivery by Stoinis, outside off. Jadeja hits it fine of short third man for a four!
A short delivery by Stoinis, and outside off. Jadeja pulls it in the gap at midwicket for a four!
One run, CSK: 124/4
A short delivery by To Curran, wide outside off. Raina hits it to sweeper cover for a single.
After 14 overs, CSK are 124 for four!
OUT! Ambati Rayudu c Shikhar Dhawan b Tom Curran 23 (16)
A slower delivery by Curran, outside off. Rayudu misreads the ball, and sends it lobs it for Dhawan at long-off.
In walks, Ravindra Jadeja.
A slow bouncer by Curran, Rayudu pulls it through deep midwicket for a four!
A short delivery by Tom Curran, on middle. Raina guides it to deep backward point for a single.
SIX! SURESH RAINA REACHES HIS HALF-CENTURY!
A poor delivery by Stoinis, and Raina pulls it over square leg for a six! WELCOME BACK SURESH RAINA!
HE REACHES HIS 50 IN 32 BALLS!
Six runs, no ball
A full toss by Stoinis, and Rayudu launches it over square leg for a six. Also, a no ball.
Mishra tosses it up, on leg. Raina slog-sweeps it beyond square leg for a brutal six!
Mishra tosses a length delivery, outside off. Raina smacks this towards the sightscreen for a six!
A full delivery by Ashwin, outside off. Rayudu slams it over square leg for a six!
Mishra tosses it up, on middle. Rayudu hits it through midwicket for a single.
SIX! CSK: 66/3
Ashwin tosses a short delivery, on off. Raina clatters it over midwicket for a flat six.
After nine overs, CSK are 66 for three.
OUT! Moeen Ali c Shikhar Dhawan b R Ashwin 36 (24)
Ashwin tosses it up, sliding into leg stump. It was a pre-meditated shot by Moeen, as he reverse-hit it. He lofts it into the sky, with Dhawan catching it.
In walks, Ambati Rayudu.
Ashwin tosses it on middle, Moeen smacks it over the bowler once again for a six!
Ashwin tosses it up, full on middle. Moeen sends it over the bowler for a six!
A wrong’un by Mishra, and its short. Moeen hits it to the sweeper for two runs.
Ashwin tosses a length delivery, outside off. Moeen edges it fine of short third man for a four!
Ashwin tosses it up, and Moeen slams it to the right of long-on for a four!
A length delivery by Tom Curran, outside off. Moeen drives it to the left of off-side sweeper for a single.
Ashwin tosses a length delivery, and Raina goes out of the crease to slam it over midwicket for a four!
Ashwin tosses it up, and Raina plays the inside-out chip shot to send it over extra-cover for a four!
Ashwin tosses it on middle from round the stumps. Moeen hits it down to long-off for a single.
A short ball by Avesh, on Moeen’s body at chest height. He goes on the backfoot to direct it behind square for another four!
FOUR! TOP SHOT!
Back of a length by Avesh, outside off. Moeen smacks it between cover point and extra cover for a four!
FOUR! CSK: 11/2
A short delivery by Woakes, and outside off. Raina cuts it in the air between backward point and cover point for a four!
After three overs, CSK are 11 for two.
OUT! Ruturaj Gaikwad c Shikhar Dhawan b Chris Woakes 5 (8)
EDGED AND CAUGHT!
A full delivery, in at off by Woakes. Gaikwad tries to hit it, but edges it to Dhawan at slip for a catch.
In walks, Suresh Raina.
OUT! Faf du Plessis lbw b Avesh Khan 0 (3)
A full delivery by Avesh, and Du Plessis tries to drive at it. But it hits his front pad in line with off, and goes to the wicketkeeper. Its lbw, and Du Plessis doesn’t risk a review.
In walks, Moeen Ali.
A full delivery by Avesh, down leg side. Gaikwad misses it, and its a wide.
A short delivery by Woakes, outside off. Du Plessis goes on the back foot to send it straight to the fielder at square point. No run.
A full delivery by Woakes, outside off. Gaikwad guides it past between backward point and cover point for a four!
A full delivery by Woakes, and it just misses Gaikwad’s outside edge, as it goes past the batsman.
The action begins!
Ruturaj Gaikwad and Faf du Plessis to open for CSK. Chris Woakes will begin with the ball for DC.
Chennai Super Kings: Ruturaj Gaikwad, Ambati Rayudu, Faf du Plessis, Suresh Raina, MS Dhoni(w/c), Moeen Ali, Ravindra Jadeja, Sam Curran, Dwayne Bravo, Shardul Thakur, Deepak Chahar
Delhi Capitals: Shikhar Dhawan, Prithvi Shaw, Ajinkya Rahane, Rishabh Pant(w/c), Marcus Stoinis, Shimron Hetmyer, Chris Woakes, Ravichandran Ashwin, Tom Curran, Amit Mishra, Avesh Khan
Faf du Plessis, Moeen Ali, Sam Curran, Dwayne Bravo are our four overseas players: MS Dhoni
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