Abu Dhabi, Apr 19: Chennai Super Kings faced 'Double M' trouble at Sheikh Zayed Stadium yesterday in their Indian Premier League (IPL 7) match.
The combination of Glenn Maxwell and David Miller stunned the two-time champions CSK as Kings XI Punjab chased down a big target of 206.
Maxwell was at his best, blasting his way to a 43-ball 95. Miller stayed till the end and ensured KXIP started their IPL 7 campaign on a winning note.
KXIP, with a new look in this season, won by six wickets in the final over. Miller was 54 not out off 37 balls.
Here are the pictures from the match.
Miller in action
Miller plays a shot en route to his unbeaten half century. KXIP chased down 206 against CSK.
Half century for Glenn Maxwell
Glenn Maxwell blasted his way to a 43-ball 95. He is seen here celebrating half century.
McCullum on the attack
Brendon McCullum, in his first match for CSK, was at his attacking best. He made 67 off 45.
Fifty for Dwayne Smith
CSK's new opener Dwayne Smith celebrates his half century.
Smith and McCullum run during their 123-run partnership for the first wicket.
Virender Sehwag makes KXIP debut
Having played for Delhi Daredevils in previous editions, Sehwag has a new team this year. In his KXIP debut, he hit a 10-ball 19 with four boundaries.