Chennai: A brilliant spell from Ashwin helps Chennai Super Kings to thrash Kolkata Knight Riders by 9 wickets in the 48th Match of IPL 3rd edition here on Tuesday in Chennai
Electing to bat Chennai crawled to 139 for eight in their 20 overs against the Chennai Super Kings as Ravichandran Ashwin nails the top order with his maginifcant spell of 3/16.
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Chasing 139, Suresh Raina smashed a 39-ball 78 with Murali Vijay 40-ball 50 finished it off with more than six overs to spare.
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Chennai have climbed to the second spot in the points table while Kolkata have slipped to the seventh and their chances to make semi final looks very slim.
Mathews (48) and Manoj Tiwary (27) with a 73-run stand were the only contributors in Kolkata Innings
Ravichandran Ashwin was adjudged as Man of the Match