IPL 2013 Match 38 Highlights: CSK Vs KKR

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Updated: Monday, April 29, 2013, 12:41 [IST]
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Chennai, Apr 28: In a high-scoring game, Chennai Super Kings held their nerve to edge defending champions Kolkata Knight Riders by 14 runs in Match 38 of IPL 2013 here on Sunday evening.

Scorecard; Over-by-over score

It was an outstanding final over by Chris Morris that denied KKR victory when 19 were required off 6 balls. KKR were chasing a mammoth 201 but Manvinder Bisla and Eoin Morgan kept fighting but could not take the team home. Bisla's run out for 92 by Michael Hussey swung the game towards CSK. Hussey again was superb with the bat, striking another half century. The left-hander fell short by 5 runs in sight of a century.

IPL 2013 Match 38 Highlights: CSK Vs KKR

Here are the highlights

# KKR needed 19 off the final over. Chris Morris kept them only 4 runs

# KKR were looking almost out when 75 were needed off the final 5 overs. But Bisla and Morgan took them closer

# CSK have moved to the top of the table with 14 points from 9 matches

# KKR have now lost 6 games and are 7th with 6 points from 9 games

# Opener Michael Hussey struck a fine half century again. This time he made 95 off 59 balls with 11 fours and 2 sixes

# This was Hussey's 4th fifty in IPL 6. He has 445 runs now in 8 innings

# CSK posted 200/3 in 20 overs. KKR finished with 186/4 in 20

# Bisla hit 92 off 61 with 14 fours and 2 sixes

# Dirk Nannes and Jacques Kallis were the most expensive bowlers in the match, both went for 0/50 in 4 overs each

# Mohit Sharma, Dwayne Bravo and Morris took one wicket each for CSK

# Sunil Narine and Rajat Bhatia had 1 success apiece for KKR

# CSK hit 20 fours and 6 sixes

# KKR had 20 fours and 5 sixes

# Brendon McCullum played his first game for KKR this season. He was out for just 6, batting at No. 3


Story first published:  Sunday, April 28, 2013, 20:04 [IST]
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