A much experienced Chennai Super Kings thumped a fearless Delhi Capitals by 6 wickets to make their second consecutive IPL final. Delhi scored 147 runs in their quota of 20 overs where Rishabh Pant top scored with 38 off 25 balls. Chennai Super Kings’ experienced opening duo of Shane Watson and Faf Du Plessis ensured that their team gets a good start, chasing an easy target.
This Australia-South African pair added 81 runs for the first wicket and ensured that the defending champions are on the driving seat. The men in yellow chased down the target with ease with one over remaining and won the game by 6 wickets to book their place in the final.
MS Dhoni led side will again face Mumbai Indians in a high profile final at Rajiv Gandhi stadium in Hyderabad and the encounter promises to be a cracker of a contest. CSK lost to MI in the qualifier 1 and will be looking to avenge their defeat, on the other hand Mumbai Indians will look to carry on the winning momentum and continue the trend of winning the IPL trophies in odd years(2013, 2015, 2017).
Here’s everything you need to know about the game
Date- 12th May 2019, Sunday
Venue- Rajiv Gandhi International stadium, Hyderabad
Match timing: 7:30 PM (IST)
Where to watch: Star Sports is the official broadcaster of the IPL final 2019. You can catch the action on Star Sports 1 English and Star Sports 1 English HD for English commentary and Star Sports 1 Hindi and Star Sports 1 Hindi HD for Hindi commentary. For a dugout like experience, switch to Star Sports Select 1 and Star Sports Select 1 HD
Live streaming: You can catch the action live on SonyLiv app or Sonyliv.com
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