CSK beat Delhi Capitals by 91 runs


Chennai Super Kings secured a massive 91-run victory over Delhi Capitals in IPL 2022 on Sunday.

Devon Conway and Moen Ali beautifully complemented each other as Chennai Super Kings outclassed Delhi Capitals. Conway completed a hat-trick of half-centuries with a superb 87 off 49 balls to set up a winning score of 208 for 6 in 20 overs. Moeen (3/13 in 4 overs) took wickets of Mitchell Marsh (25 off 20 balls) and skipper Rishab Pant (21 off 11 balls) in quick succession to finish the contest. MS Dhoni (21) and Shivam Dube (32) made important contributions as CSK reached 208/6 in 20 overs.

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While Moeen picked three wickets (3/13 in four overs), Mukesh Choudhary, Simarjeet Singh, and Dwayne Bravo picked two each.

Chasing a 209-run target, DC faced early setbacks with debutant KS Bharat (8) and David Warner (19) departing inside the Powerplay. There was a batting collapse as DC went from 72/3 Tto 85/7 within 21 deliveries.

Meanwhile, Prithvi Shaw is admitted to a hospital and recovering from fever. Shaw shared a picture on the social media from his hospital room on his Instagram stories and wrote “Admitted in hospital & recovering from fever. Thank u all for your good wishes. Will be back in action soon.”

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CSK is now now up to eight points from 11 games and can earn a maximum of 14 points if they win their remaining three games.

Delhi Capitals remain on fifth position with 10 points and will now need to win all three remaining games.