Rajasthan Royals deafeated CSK in a nail biting thriller by 3 runs Rajasthan had given a target of 176 runs to win, but CSK could only manage 172 runs for six wickets despite lakhs of efforts. After this victory, the team of Rajasthan Royals has come at number one in the points table.
In an exciting match of IPL 2023, Rajasthan Royals defeated Chennai Super Kings by three runs. In the match held at MA Chidambaram Stadium on 12 April (Wednesday), Rajasthan had given CSK a target of 176 runs to win, but despite lakhs of efforts, they could only manage 172 runs for six wickets.
CSK had to score five runs on the last ball of the match and captain MS Dhoni was on strike, while Sandeep Sharma had the ball in his hands. Crores of fans expected that Dhoni would be able to send the last ball to the stands, but Mahi could score only one run on this ball. With this victory Rajasthan came to number one in the points table and Csk slips to Number 5
Chasing the target of 176 runs, CSK got off to a bad start and lost the wicket of Rituraj Gaikwad cheaply at the score of 10 runs. Gaikwad (8) was caught out by Sandeep Sharma at the hands of Yashasvi Jaiswal. After this, Devon Conway and Ajinkya Rahane handled the innings by sharing a 68-run partnership. Rahane was batting brilliantly, but missed reading Ashwin’s ball and lost his wicket. Rahane scored 31 runs in 19 balls, which included two fours and a six.