IPL 2020 is going through a nightmare for the three-time winners Chennai Super Kings. On Saturday, CSK lost a close match by 5 wickets in front of Delhi Capitals.
Sharjah: The IPL 2020 IPL franchise is doing badly for Chennai Super Kings, who have won the Indian Premier League title three times. CSK lost a great match by five wickets in front of Delhi Capitals (DC) in Sharjah on Saturday under this tournament.
At one point, Chennai, which was close to winning the match, lost the match after failing to save 17 runs in the last over. In the meantime, we are going to tell you, 5 big reasons for the defeat of Super Kings
Dismissed by Sam Karan
Chennai Super Kings all-rounder Sam Karan returned to the pavilion for the match against Delhi Capitals without opening an account. Kahan, who came to open in CSK’s opening innings, was dismissed for the third ball.
The roar of Gabbar in Sharjah!.# DCVCSK pic.twitter.com/FiwVwGgs07
– Indian Premier League (IPL) October 17, 2020
The slow game continues in PowerPlay
The slow pace of Chennai Super Kings continues in IPL 13. CSK are the only team to have the lowest run rate in PowerPlay this season. Due to which the team is unable to score very big. Against Delhi, Chennai scored 39-1 in the first overs over at a small ground in Sharjah.
Dhoni’s bat did not work
CSK captain Mahendra Singh Dhoni (MS Dhoni) has been battling for the captaincy as well as batting this IPL season. Under which Dhoni was dismissed for just 3 runs against Delhi.
3 lifetime given to Shikhar Dhawan
Delhi Rajdhani opener Shikhar Dhawan scored an unbeaten 101 against Chennai in the match. Dhawan’s biggest contribution in this innings was the Chennai fielders, who bowled Dhawan for 25, 50 and 75 runs.
Dwayne Bravo is injured
Delhi needed 17 runs to win the last over. But when Dwayne Bravo, who finished the twentieth over, walked off the field due to injury, CSK took a big hit. Due to which Dhoni had to give the last over to Rabindra Jadeja and he could not save 1 run in this over.