Dharamsala: A blistering 29 ball 54 from MS Dhoni helps Chennai Super Kings to thrash Kings XI Punjab by 6 wickets in the 54th Match of IPL 3rd edition here on Sunday.
Earlier, After winning the toss opting to bowl fisrt, Chennai off to a poor start as Kings XI Punjab posts a massive total of 192 for the loss of 3 wickets.
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Shaun Marsh smashed a quickfire 88 to lift Kings XI Punjab to 192 for three in their 20 overs. Marsh 57 ball 88 includes 5 sixes and 8 fours. And Irfan Pathan 27 ball 44 the contributor for Kings XI Punjab.
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In-reply, Dhoni led from the front with an unbeaten innings of 54 from 29 balls, hitting five boundaries and two sixes as Chennai reached 195 for four in 19.4 overs to win with two deliveries to spare and qualify for the semi-finals.
MS Dhoni was adjudged as Man of the Match for his brilliant knock.