Learn about CSK vs MI match result along with key match highlights, IPL points table update, man of the match, full list of award winners list and everything else you need to know today about Match 49 of IPL 2023 between Chennai Super Kings and Mumbai Indians.
Ruturaj Gaikwad and Devon Conway’s top performances helped Chennai Super Kings (CSK) secure a six-wicket win over Mumbai Indians (MI) in their Indian Premier League (IPL) match. With six wins and four losses, CSK now sits in second place in the points table, while MI occupies the sixth position with five wins and five losses. Chasing a 140-run target, CSK started strong, with Gaikwad and Conway providing a great start. CSK completed the run-chase in 17.4 overs, ending at 140/4, with MS Dhoni and Shivam Dube unbeaten.
MI’s innings were restricted to a modest 139/8, with Nehal Wadhera contributing a maiden IPL half-century. MI’s top order crumbled early, leaving them at 14/3 in 2.5 overs. Suryakumar Yadav and Wadhera rebuilt the innings, but the team eventually finished at 139/8 in their 20 overs. Matheesha Pathirana was CSK’s top bowler, taking 3/15 in his four overs, while Tushar Deshpande took 2/26 in his four overs.
CSK first win against arch-rivals MI at Chepauk since 2011
Chennai Super Kings’ triumph over Mumbai Indians in a six-wicket win on Saturday marked their second victory against MI at Chepauk in the Indian Premier League (IPL) history. This is the second instance when CSK defeated MI in both league games within a season, with the first occurrence in 2014. In the first encounter, CSK won by 7 wickets, while they clinched the second by 4 wickets.
In their 36 total face-offs, MI has secured 20 victories, while CSK has won 16 games. Over their last five matches, CSK has claimed four wins, and MI has managed only one. Additionally, CSK’s recent victory broke MI’s long-standing dominance at Chepauk, marking their first win against MI at the venue since 2011.
CSK vs MI Score Summary:
- Chennai Super Kings 140/4 (17.4 ov)
- Mumbai Indians 139/8 (20 ov)
- CSK won by 6 wickets
CSK vs MI Match 49 Award Winners at IPL 2023
CSK vs MI IPL 2023 Match 49 Award Winners
Player Of The Match: Matheesha Pathirana (3/15 in 4 overs)
TIAGO.ev Electric Striker Of The Match: Ruturaj Gaikwad
Herbalife Active Catch Of The Match: Ravindra Jadeja
Visit Saudi Beyond The Boundaries Longest 6: Shivam Dube
RuPay On-The-Go 4s: Nehal Wadhera (8 fours)
UPSTOX Most Valuable Asset Of The Match: Nehal Wadhera
Dream11 Gamechanger Of The Match: Matheesha Pathirana
Note: All the prizes carried a cash reward of Rs 1 lakh
Major Highlights for CSK vs MI Match Today
- Ruturaj Gaikwad and Devon Conway’s strong opening partnership for CSK.
- Gaikwad’s 16-ball 30 and Conway’s 44 runs in 42 balls.
- Piyush Chawla’s 2/25 bowling figures for MI.
- CSK restricting MI to 139/8, with Matheesha Pathirana and Tushar Deshpande’s exceptional bowling.
- Nehal Wadhera’s maiden IPL half-century for MI.
- Early wickets of MI’s top order by Chahar and Deshpande.
- Suryakumar Yadav and Wadhera’s 55-run partnership for MI.
- Pathirana’s 3/15 bowling figures for CSK.
- CSK’s successful run-chase, finishing at 140/4 in 17.4 overs.
- Unbeaten MS Dhoni and Shivam Dube at the end of the match.
- CSK’s second victory against MI at Chepauk in IPL history.
- CSK at the second place in the points table with 12 points.
- MI at the sixth position in the points table with 10 points.
- Rahane and Conway’s 35-run partnership for CSK.
- Stubbs-Wadhera’s 54-run partnership for MI.
- Deepak Chahar dismissing Ishan Kishan and Rohit Sharma in one over.
- Ravindra Jadeja’s crucial wicket of Suryakumar Yadav.
- Akash Madhwal’s maiden IPL wicket, dismissing Conway.
- CSK’s win marked their second instance of beating MI in both league games in a season, the first being in 2014.
- Out of 36 face-offs, MI has won 20 games, while CSK has won 16.