Chennai Tremendous Kings (CSK) thrashed Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR) within the ultimate at Dubai Worldwide Cricket Stadium to win Indian Premier League (IPL) 2021 on Friday.
The Knight Riders went off to a terrific begin as Venkatesh Iyer, and Shubman Gill as soon as once more outplayed the opposition bowlers within the first few overs.
Each Iyer and Gill smashed respective half-centuries. The duo added 91 runs for the opening wicket earlier than Shardul Thakur dismissed Iyer, which opened the flood gates as in the identical over, Thakur removed Nitish Rana.
KKR stored on shedding wickets at common intervals and will solely handle to achieve 165/9 of their 20 overs, shedding the competition by 27 runs.
Most IPL titles:
- 5 – Mumbai Indians
- 4 – Chennai Tremendous Kings
- 2 – Kolkata Knight Riders
Earlier, the Tremendous Kings posted a large 192/3 on the board of their allotted 20 overs, due to an impressive knock by opener Faf du Plessis.
The previous South Africa skipper stayed within the center until the final ball of CSK innings to information his aspect to achieve a aggressive complete. Du Plessis scored an amazing 86 runs off 59 balls with the assistance of seven fours and three sixes.
Aside from Du Plessis, Ruturaj Gaikwad (32 off 27), Robin Uthappa (31 off 15), and Moeen Ali (37 not out off 20) chipped in with worthwhile contributions.
Right here is how Twitter reacted:
Nicely achieved CSK a fantastic win and what are you able to say about @msdhoni
— David Warner (@davidwarner31) October 15, 2021
— Wasim Jaffer (@WasimJaffer14) October 15, 2021
— Gautam Gambhir (@GautamGambhir) October 15, 2021
— Aakash Chopra (@cricketaakash) October 15, 2021
— Virender Sehwag (@virendersehwag) October 15, 2021
— VVS Laxman (@VVSLaxman281) October 15, 2021
— Mohammad Kaif (@MohammadKaif) October 15, 2021
Yesssss boys, wonderful. Nicely achieved to everybody concerned. Administration, followers and gamers. Unbelievable. Benefit from the celebrations 🎉🎉💛🦁 @ChennaiIPL
— Sam Curran (@CurranSM) October 15, 2021
— parthiv patel (@parthiv9) October 15, 2021
Hey @imjadeja what number of titles is that?!
— Kate Cross (@katecross16) October 15, 2021
Stephen Fleming is now probably the most profitable coach in #IPL historical past.
He has now gained his fourth title – all for #CSK
Mahela Jayawardene has gained three for #MI #IPL2021Final #IPL2021 #IPL2O21 #IPL #KKRvCSK #CSKvKKR #KKRvsCSK
— Mohandas Menon (@mohanstatsman) October 15, 2021
— Harsha Bhogle (@bhogleharsha) October 15, 2021
— Bharath Seervi (@SeerviBharath) October 15, 2021
CSK performed like true champions.
Proper from ball one when maybe Gaikwad pinched a fast single. That’s intent.
Commiserations to KKR. That was one sensible comeback within the 2nd half.
— Bharath Ramaraj (@Fancricket12) October 15, 2021
— CricketTimes.com (@CricketTimesHQ) October 15, 2021
— Mumbai Indians (@mipaltan) October 15, 2021
Nicely achieved to CSK
I imply, they stunning darn good 👍
— Dale Steyn (@DaleSteyn62) October 15, 2021
— Rajasthan Royals (@rajasthanroyals) October 15, 2021
— SunRisers Hyderabad (@SunRisers) October 15, 2021
IPL ka rang peela !
Ab World Cup ho neela !
Jai hind 🙏
— Ridhima Pathak (@PathakRidhima) October 15, 2021
— Star Sports activities (@StarSportsIndia) October 15, 2021
Nicely they’re Mahi’s Males. Did anybody count on anything? Big congratulations CSK 💛 Champions! #CSKvKKR
— Chloe-Amanda Bailey (@ChloeAmandaB) October 15, 2021
Of CSK’s 4 IPL titles, that is their best. The extension of the public sale cycle arguably damage them greater than another workforce as a result of that they had an ageing squad – however Dhoni & Fleming have taught an previous canine new methods & conjured one other IPL win. #IPLFinal
— Freddie Wilde (@fwildecricket) October 15, 2021
This one is for pleasure. The pleasure of Lions. Thanks @ChennaiIPL.
— Foolish Level (@FarziCricketer) October 15, 2021