Chennai Super Kings won the match last night and entered straight into the finals tonight after a nail biting end by beating the defending champions of Sunrisers Hyderabad by 2 wickets at the Wankhade Stadium.
The match turned out to be one of the most nail-biting match, the suspense in the second innings kept everyone on the edge of their seats. No one had any idea, which team might win the match.
Faf du Plessis stole the show last night after he gave a thrilling performance and took the match with the storm. The team was struggling a lot in the second innings, while chasing the total score of 139 runs, Faf du Plessis worked like a blessing in disguise for the team.
He gave a thrilling performance and scored 67 runs off 42 balls, he remained unbeaten till the last ball. However, he started off slow but he fastened his speed in the last few overs. He smashed 5 fours and 4 sixes, including the winning sixer.
After the match, everyone took to twitter to appreciate the thrilling knock of Faf du Plessis. Suresh Raina, the star player of the team also took to twitter and wrote a wonderful message for Faf du Plessis after he gave a stunning match-winning performance.
Here have a look at Suresh Raina’s tweet:
— Suresh Raina (@ImRaina) May 22, 2018
The tweet read:
“Nail biting finish! @faf1307 you beauty! @ChennaiIPL back to where we belong. The finals of the @IPL. Can’t wait for Sunday. #IPL2018″
Now, after this victory, Chennai Super Kings will lock their horns with the winners of third qualifiers in the final showdown on 27th May.
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