Kolkata, Apr 20: Ravindra Jadeja was again the star for Chennai Super Kings as the left-hander led his team to a thrilling four-wicket win against Kolkata Knight Riders in the last over of Match 26 of IPL 2013 here at Eden Gardens on Saturday.Jadeja blitzed three fours and three sixes in his 14-ball 36 not out as CSK won in the final over chasing a low score of 120.
Jadeja hit a six off the first ball of Yusuf Pathan's 20th over. Earlier Jadeja had taken three wickets.
Here are the highlights of the match.
# CSK needed 40 to win in 24 balls. It came down to 27 off 18
# In final 12 balls, CSK needed 17. Jadeja hit a six of Sunil Narine in the 19th over and CSK needed just 2 to win in final 6 balls
# Jadeja smashed a six over deep midwicket on the first ball of 20th over to seal victory
# Jadeja had finished the game in same fashion against Royal Challengers Bangalore
# Jadeja had walked out to bat with CSK in trouble at 71/5 in 15.3. At that stage, CSK needed 49 to win in 27 deliveries
# It was a fine all-round performance by Jadeja as he had taken three wickets earlier and with the bat he scored 36 not out off 14 balls with 3 sixes and 3 fours
# CSK hit 9 fours and 4 sixes
# CSK were 27/1 in 6 overs. Their 50 came in 62 balls and 100 in 104
# Michael Hussey was the topscorer with 40 off 51 balls with 2 fours and 1 six
# KKR opened the batting for Yusuf Pathan today. Manvinder Bisla was dropped and replaced by Laxmi Ratan Shukla
# CSK retained same side from last game
# Yusuf looked in good touch before being run out for 25
# Captain Gautam Gambhir too made 25
# KKR finished with 119/9 in 20 overs
# KKR hit 10 fours and 4 sixes
# After a good opening start of 46/1 in 5.5 overs, KKR were reduced to 55/4 in 8 overs
# Jacques Kallis was unfortunate to be run out for duck without facing a ball
# Yusuf too was run out through a brilliant piece of fielding by Dwayne Bravo
# KKR's 50 came in 44 balls
# After six overs, KKR were 47/1. After 10 overs, KKR were 65/4