Indian Premier League, CSK vs KKR: Ravindra Jadeja Celebrates In Style After Match-Winning Knock vs Kolkata Knight Riders. Watch | Cricket News

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IPL 2020, CSK vs KKR: Ravindra Jadeja remained unbeaten on 31 off just 11 balls.© BCCI/IPL




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Chennai Super Kings (CSK) all-rounder Ravindra Jadeja celebrated in style after smashing an unbeaten 31 off 11 deliveries to help his side chase down a target of 173 runs against Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR). Jadeja smashed sixes off the final two deliveries to help CSK record a win which seemed unlikely at one stage. The 31-year-old first showed a thumbs-up sign towards a dugout that seemed giddy with delight before proceeding to underline his name on the jersey. CSK may be out of contention for a spot in the playoffs but the triumph will not be forgotten easily, considering their lack of success in IPL 2020. The Chennai-based franchise’s victory also makes defending champions Mumbai Indians (MI) the first team to qualify for the playoffs.

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Jadeja may have ensured a fine finish to the chase, but the credit for setting it up goes to opener Ruturaj Gaikwad. Gaikwad mixed aggression with caution to initially stitch a 50-run partnership with Shane Watson before following it up with a 68-run stand with Ambati Rayudu. 

The 23-year-old scored 72 runs off 53 deliveries in an innings studded with six boundaries and two sixes to keep CSK in the hunt.

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Gaikwad’s dismissal brought Jadeja to the crease, who eventually emerged as the perfect successor. 

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Earlier, KKR posted a total of 172 runs for the loss of five wickets in 20 overs after being sent in to bat.

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Nitish Rana was the highest scorer, accumulating 87 runs off 61 deliveries with 10 boundaries and four sixes to his credit.

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