Chasing 191-run target, Kolkata Knight Riders lost Manvinder Bisla (89) after he added 136-run stand with Jacques Kallis to lead the run chase against Chennai Super Kings in the final match of Indian Premier League fifth season at MA Chidambaram stad
CSK won the toss and decided to bat against Kolkata Knight Riders in the final match of Indian Premier League fifth season at MA Chidambaram stadium on Sunday.
Defending champions Chennai Super Kings would back themselves to claim a hat-trick of IPL titles when they take on an equally confident KKR on Sunday.
Riding high on Murali Vijay's 58-ball 113, Chennai Super Kings thrashed Delhi Daredevils by 86 runs to book a place in IPL 5 final against Kolkata on Sunday.
Delhi Daredevils would be eager to draw inspiration from their own performances in the league stages when they take on Chennai Super Kings on Friday.
Dhoni's power-packed show, Chennai brushed off a poor start with bat and ball to beat Mumbai and stay alive in the tournament.
The Kolkata Knight Riders made their first ever entry into the finals as they overcame Delhi Daredevils by 18 runs.
Mumbai Indians would hope to keep a clean slate against a lucky Chennai Super Kings while the defending champions would be eyeing revenge when both the sides meet in what promises to be a thrilling eliminator in the Indian Premier League on Wednesday
Two teams with matching firepower will come face to face when table-toppers Delhi Daredevils take on second-placed Kolkata Knight Riders in what promises to be a high-voltage first qualifier of the controversy-ridden IPL on Tuesday.
Sachin Tendulkar treated his fans to an unbeaten 58, even though it was his opener partner Dwayne Smith (87 not out) who played the dominant hand.