Suresh Raina, who is playing in IPL 2021 after two years, has made a comeback. Raina’s half-century helped Chennai (CSK vs Delhi Capitals) to a 189-run victory over Delhi.
Mumbai, April 10: Suresh Raina, who is playing in IPL 2021 after two years, has made a comeback. Raina’s half-century helped Chennai (CSK vs Delhi Capitals) to a 189-run victory over Delhi. Suresh Raina scored 54 off 36 balls. Raina’s innings included 4 sixes and 3 fours. Apart from Raina, Moin Ali scored 36, Ambati Rayudu 23, Ravindra Jadeja 26 and Sam Karan 34. From Delhi, Chris Vokes took 2 wickets, Awesh Khan took 2 wickets, R Ashwin and Tom Karan took 1 wicket each. Chennai lost 7 wickets in their 20 overs and scored 188 runs.
In the IPL (IPL 2021), today’s match is between Delhi Capitals and Chennai Super Kings (Delhi Capitals vs CSK). In this match, Delhi captain Rishabh Pant won the toss and elected to field first. This is the first match between the two teams this season. Chennai have fielded four foreign players in their squad: Faf Duplessis, Moin Ali, Sam Karan and Dwayne Bravo. The Delhi squad includes Marcus Stoyanis, Shimran Heitmeyer, Chris Vokes and Tom Karan. This is Rishabh Pant’s first IPL match as captain. Pant has been given the leadership of Delhi due to the injury of Shreyas Iyer.
Delhi had reached the final in the last season of the IPL, but lost to Mumbai in the final, while Chennai could not even reach the play-offs. In the points table, Chennai finished seventh. For the first time in IPL history, Chennai did not reach the play-offs. The challenge for Dhoni’s team will be to improve on this disappointing performance.
Rituraj Gaikwad, Ambati Rayudu, Faf Duplessis, Suresh Raina, MS Dhoni, Moin Ali, Ravindra Jadeja, Sam Karan, Dwayne Bravo, Shardul Thakur, Deepak Chahar
Shikhar Dhawan, Prithvi Shaw, Ajinkya Rahane, Rishabh Pant, Marcus Stoynis, Shimran Heitmeyer, Chris Vokes, R. Ashwin, Tom Karan, Amit Mishra Awesh Khan