It was an absolute domination from the Chennai Tremendous Kings as they secured a 10-wicket win over Kings XI Punjab on Sunday. The win was a much-needed confidence booster for the facet which had misplaced three successive matches previous to the sport.
The opening duo of Shane Watson (83*) and Faf du Plessis (87*) steered the CSK facet to an ideal win, because the facet chased down the 179-run goal with 14 balls to spare.
Watson was named the person of the match. The previous Australian cricketer had a poor begin to the IPL 2020 marketing campaign, having registered scores of four, 33, 14 and 1 in his first 4 matches.
“I felt like one thing that been barely off, technically. So it was good for it to return off. Only a mixture of method and intent,” Watson mentioned within the post-match presentation.
“Was capable of get the burden by the ball rather a lot higher. We (Watson and du Plessis) do complement one another properly. There are bowlers he prefers to tackle and he is an ideal man and good batting with him.
“With a lot expertise and success the franchise have had, they consider within the gamers. We simply knew we needed to do a number of issues higher. It got here collectively.”
Du Plessis additionally expressed hope that his facet proceed the nice kind proven within the sport.
“Credit score to Dhoni and Fleming, it is clearly the CSK manner, they keep on with gamers a bit longer than different groups would possibly.They keep on with gamers that they really feel will play within the last.Credit score to the administration. It is not all the time as straightforward because it seems.”