Chennai Super Kings (CSK) have won their first match in the IPL 2021 season. In their second match, Chennai defeated Punjab Kings by 7 wickets. This is the 8th win in CSK’s last 10 matches against Punjab. The Chennai team has reached second in the points table after winning 2 out of 2 matches.
Punjab Kings gave a target of 107 runs. In reply, Chennai lost the match by losing 4 wickets in 15.4 overs, scoring 107 runs. Moin Ali scored the highest 46 runs off 31 balls. Apart from him, Plessis scored 36 off 33 balls.
MS Dhoni played the 200th match in the IPL for the Chennai team. This was his 190th match in the tournament as a captain. In this, he won 111 matches, while 79 were lost. As captain, Dhoni has a winning success rate of 58.73%.
This is Chennai’s third consecutive win against Team Punjab. In both matches of the previous season, CSK defeated Punjab. This is Chennai’s first win in their second match this season. They had to face defeat against Delhi in their first match. At the same time, this is Punjab’s first defeat in the season. He won his first match against Rajasthan by 4 runs.