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IPL 2021: CSK vs MI, Match 30 Highlights: Chennai Super Kings beat Mumbai Indians and climb to the top


Bengaluru, Sept. 19: The 2021 edition of the IPL resumed after four months after the season was suspended due to the coronavirus pandemic.

The tournament got off to a rocking start as Chennai Super Kings beat Mumbai Indians by 20 runs at the Dubai International Stadium on Sunday.

With Sunday's win, the MS Dhoni-led Super Kings climbed to the top of the IPL table with 12 points from eight matches. Meanwhile Mumbai Indians remained fourth with eight points from eight matches.

When the league had been suspended, Mumbai had won back-to-back games to climb fourth on the points table with four wins out of seven games.

The defending champions began the second phase on a losing note as the formidable Chennai outfit beat them despite their poor record against Mumbai.

CSK had lost the last game they played before the season was halted and the former champions began the second phase with a win and solidify their place amongst the top four.

Here are the highlights of the Chennai Super Kings vs Mumbai Indians IPL match:

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11:30 pm

End of play: Chennai began the match on the wrong foot as they lost four wickets in the powerplay. But a stellar show by Ruturaj Gaikwad saw the Super Kings recover and post a modest total of 156/6. The Super Kings bowlers under MSD's stellar captaincy kept the Mumbai batsmen in check as CSK pulled off a 20-run over MI. With tonight's win Chennai climb to the top of the table with 12 points from eight matches. Meanwhile, MI remain on the fourth spot with 8 points from eight matches.

11:19 pm

Chennai Super Kings beat Mumbai Indians by 20 runs and climb to the top of the table

11:18 pm

WICKET!! Rahul Chahar goes for a duck as Bravo picks up two wickets in the final over. It's over for MI as 22 needed off 2

11:17 pm

50 up for Saurabh Tiwary but Tiwary not happy about it as the game slips away.

11:16 pm

OUT! Sub Gowtham picks up Adam Milne at the deep midwicket boundary as Bravo pockets MI's seventh wicket.

11:14 pm

Bravo bowls the final over. Single to begin. 23 needed from 5. Milne on strike

11:13 pm

Looks like the pressure is getting to Shardul Thakur. Two consecutive wides. MI need 24 off 7. Dot to finish the over. Mumbai need 24 off the last over

11:11 pm

SIX!! An important boundary as Milne lifts it over long off

11:08 pm

Shardul Thakur comes in for the penultimate over and Tiwary puts the first one away for a boundary. MI need a big over

11:06 pm

Mumbai now need 39 off 12 balls

11:06 pm

DROPPED! Dhoni and Bravo both go for it and the captain calls it, but he can't get to it and Dhoni drops Tiwary

11:05 pm

FOUR! Tiwary times this past long off. But Chahar looks to be struggling.

11:03 pm

He's back but looks like he's struggling.

11:02 pm

Chahar stops in his delivery. Looked like a cramp.

11:01 pm

Good over from Hazlewood as only four runs come off it. Deepak Chahar comes in for his final over. MI need 49 off 18 to win

10:56 pm

Hazlewood comes in for his final over.

10:51 pm

Mumbai Indians need 60 off 30 to win.

10:47 pm

Adam Milne comes in. Good over from Moeen Ali as he gives away just six runs and picks up a wicket. Five overs to go.

10:46 pm

OUT!! Run out! Krunal Pandya wanted one but there was no run there. Bravo throws it to Dhoni, who collects it quickly to remove Pandya. Mumbai lose their sixth wicket. MI need 63 off 32

10:40 pm

OUT! Review lost and Pollard has to go back. Hazlewood removes the MI skipper for 15 off 13. Important wicket for Chennai. Dhoni's call to get Hazlewood back into the attack paid off as he pockets a big wicket on the first ball

10:38 pm

Pollard reviews it! Given out for LBW. But the MI skipper goes upstairs. This will be a big wicket for Chennai

10:37 pm

WICKET!!! Big wicket as Hazlewood gets the big man

10:37 pm

Away from the match, here's what Kohli has to say. After announcing his decision to step down as India's T20I captain after the T20I world cup, Kohli decides to step down as captain of RCB from next season.

10:32 pm

Meanwhile news coming in: Virat Kohli to step down as RCB captain after IPL 2021!

10:28 pm

FOUR! Saurabh Tiwary finds the gap past deep extra cover as he puts it away for a boundary

10:26 pm

SIX!!! Whacked! Pollard powers it over long on for a maximum. 13 runs come off Jadeja's first over

10:25 pm

Halfway through the innings MI at 62/4

10:23 pm

FOUR!! A boundary to end the over. Pollard gets his innings underway with a boundary as he puts it away past deep cover

10:20 pm

Captain Pollard the new man in

10:20 pm

WICKET!! Bravo strikes as an extremely frustrated Ishan Kishan goes for 11 off 10. Kishan mistimes it to short extra cover and Raina makes no mistake. Mumbai lose their fourth wicket. MI at 58/4 after 9.2 overs

10:18 pm

FOUR! Bravo comes into the attack and hit for a boundary on the first delilvery. Ishan Kishan sends it away to the fine leg boundary

10:14 pm

Six off the over. MI at 54/3 after nine overs

10:11 pm

Another good over from Chennai as Shardul Thakur gives away just 3 runs. MI at 48/3 after 8 overs

10:06 pm

Good over from Moeen Ali as four runs come off it

10:04 pm

Moeen Ali comes into the attack after the powerplay

10:03 pm

FOUR! Saurabh Tiwary gets off the mark with a boundary. At the end of powerplay MI post 41/3

10:01 pm

WICKET!! Thakur picks up an important wicket as Suryakumar Yadav goes for 3 off 7

10:00 pm

Shardul Thakur comes in for the final over of the powerplay

09:58 pm

WICKET!! Slow ball and brilliant from Chahar as the off stump is uprooted and Anmolpreet Singh goes for 16 off 14.

09:53 pm

FOUR!! An even better shot than the earlier one as Anmolpreet punches this between point and cover. 14 runs off Hazlewood's over

09:52 pm

SIX!! Another cracking shot from the MI opener as Anmolpreet clears fine leg to hit Hazlewood for a maximum

09:51 pm

FOUR! Lovely shot by Anmolpreet Singh as he picks it up and beats fine leg for a boundary

09:46 pm

Suryakumar Yadav the new batsman in and gets off the mark straightaway with a single

09:45 pm

WICKET! Decision overturned. Successful appeal by CSK as Chahar gets Quinton de Kock. The MI opener who was dropped by Gaikwad, goes for 17 off 12

09:44 pm

Big shout for LBW. Not Out. Dhoni reviews it immediately. De Kock looks to be in trouble

09:43 pm

FOUR! Chahar hit for a boundary on the first ball of his second over. De Kock gives MI a strong start

09:42 pm

FOUR!! De Kock sends this over mid off. 12 runs come off Hazlewood's first over. MI at 14/2 after two overs

09:41 pm

FOUR! De Kock beats fine leg for Mumbai's first boundary of the game

09:34 pm

Chase gets underway. Quinton de Kock, Amolpreet Singh open for the defending champions, Chahar handed the new ball. A dot to begin

09:22 pm

Innings Break: After the top order collapsed, Gaikwad along with Jadeja build a solid partnership to lift CSK. A stunning cameo by Bravo in the end saw CSK reach 156/6. Gaikwad was the hero of CSK's innings with an unbeaten 88 off 58

09:18 pm

SIX!!! A superb shot to finish CSK's innings in style. 15 runs off the final over. After being reduced to 24/4 in the first six overs, Chennai will be extremely happy with 156/6

09:15 pm

FOUR!! Well timed as Gaikwad hits a lovely cover drive for four

09:13 pm

OUT!! Bravo's blistering innings comes to an end. The West Indian gave CSK the much-needed big over as he goes for 23 off 8. Bravo attempts to loft it but is picked up by Krunal Pandya

09:11 pm

Bumrah in for the last over

09:11 pm

SIX!! Gaikwad ends Boult's nightmare over with a maximum. 24 runs off the over. After his brilliant spell in powerplay, Boult's final over is sure to leave him speechless. This is the over CSK was looking for and they cross the 140 mark. One over to go

09:09 pm

Back-t-back SIXES!! Bravo pulls it over deep midwicket for two consecutive maximums

09:08 pm

SIX!! Superb shot from Bravo as he whacks it over off side

09:07 pm

FOUR!! Gaikwad beats fine leg to begin the 19th over with a boundary

09:06 pm

SIX!! Bravo takes no time to settle in as he hits Milne on the last ball for a maximum over long on. 10 runs off the over. Boult in for the penultimate over

08:59 pm

WICKET!! Bumrah breaks the important partnership as captain Pollard picks up Jadeja up at long off. Big wicket for Mumbai as Jadeja goes for 26 off 33

08:57 pm

SIX!! Magnificent shot from Gaikwad as 100 comes up for CSK. At one point cross the three figure mark looked like a long shot for Chennai, but a stellar show by Gaikwad has brought some relief to the Chennai camp

08:54 pm

FOUR! Gaikwad smacks it over long on four a boundary

08:53 pm

50 up for Ruturaj Gaikwad! A superb innings by the youngster as wickets crumbled around him. Gaikwad brings up his 6th IPL fifty with a boundary

08:50 pm

Ruturaj Gaikwad is standing tall for the Chennai outfit as wickets toppled at the other end. Along with Jadeja, the CSK opener has brought some respite for the Chennai camp

08:48 pm

Six runs off Chahar's over. CSK at 87/4 with five overs to go.

08:45 pm

Seven runs off Bumrah's second over. CSK at 81/4 after 14 overs.

08:38 pm

FOUR!! Another lovely shot from the CSK opener as Gaikwad picks up the pace with another boundary. 50 run partnership comes up in 7 overs

08:36 pm

FOUR!! A boundary to end the over. Gaikwad sends it away towards the third-man boundary as 18 runs come off the over. Some respite for CSK. Chennai at 66/4 after 12 overs

08:34 pm

FOUR!! Jadeja joins the party as he puts it past de Kock for a boundary. This is turning out to be a good over for CSK finally and MI's most expensive over of the game so far

08:33 pm

SIX!! Gaikwad comes down the track and lifts it back over the bowler's head for the first maximum of the evening. With the six, Gaikwad brings 50 up for CSK

08:27 pm

Halfway through the innings as Mumbai Indians in control with Chennai Super Kings struggling at 44/4.

08:25 pm

QDK can't get to it as three runs come off it apart from it being a wide.

08:23 pm

Krunal Pandya into the attack. A single to begin

08:20 pm

Four runs off Chahar's first over. Chance put down as Quinton de Kock drops Gaikwad.

08:17 pm

Rahul Chahar comes into the attack. CSK at 31 for 4 after 8 overs

08:13 pm

Not the start CSK were looking for

08:12 pm

Captain Pollard replacing Milne

08:11 pm

Three off Bumrah's first over. CSK at 27/4 after seven overs

08:08 pm

Ravindra Jadeja the new man in

08:08 pm

Bumrah comes into the attack, replaces Boult. Bumrah playing his 100th IPL match.

08:07 pm

WICKET!! Captain Dhoni walks back as Trent Boult takes a superb catch at deep square. Wicket no. 2 for Milne as Chennai lose their fourth. Dhoni goes for 3 off 5

08:03 pm

FOUR!! Lovely shot from Gaikwad as he puts it away effortlessly past midwicket

08:00 pm

FOUR!! Gaikwad edges it over third man. CSK need Gaikwad and captain Dhoni to stabilise the innings after the early blows. CSK at 18/3 after five overs

07:55 pm

Dhoni off the mark with a single

07:55 pm

Chennai Super Kings off to a rocky start. While Ambati Rayudu walked off the field injured, Boult, Milne reduced CSK to 11/3 after four overs

07:53 pm

FOUR! Gaikwad finds the gap and puts it past Boult at fine leg

07:50 pm

WICKET!! Boult strikes again as Suresh Raina goes for 4 off 6. Raina never settled down as Chahar picked him up. CSK lose their third for the night. Two in two for Boult as Chennai reduced to 7/3 in three overs. Dhoni comes in next

07:48 pm

FOUR!! The first boundary of the match and Raina gets off the mark with a four. Not a convincing shot but Raina gets it over the third man boundary to get on the scoreboard

07:46 pm

Rayudu is struggling after falling and gets checked by the physio after being struck on the arm. Rayudu off the field and Raina in next. CSK in trouble

07:45 pm

Mumbai off to a strong start as Chennai Super Kings reduced to 3/2 in two overs.

07:41 pm

WICKET! Milne strikes in the very next over as Moeen Ali goes without opening his account. Tiwary picks him up as MI reduce CSK to 2/2 in 1.3 overs. Ambati Rayudu in at No. 4

07:35 pm

Moeen Ali up next. CSK at 1/1 after the first over

07:34 pm

WICKET!! Trent Boult strikes in powerplay again as Du Plessis caught at short third man by Milne. Mumbai pocket early wicket as Faf du Plessis goes for 0 off 3

07:32 pm

Massive appeal for LBW on the second ball but missing leg

07:31 pm

Boult in with the new ball and the IPL restarts! A dot to begin the proceedings

07:29 pm

It's time for the match to get underway. The sight of fans back in the stadium for IPL is a welcome sign! The umpires walk in. Ruturaj Gaikwad and Faf du Plessis set to open.

07:14 pm

15 minutes to go for the match to get underway. Mumbai missing skipper Rohit and Hardik, while CSK at full strenght. An exciting contest on the cards.

07:09 pm

Mumbai Indians Playing XI:

07:08 pm

Chennai Super Kings Playing XI:

07:07 pm

Two big players missing from the Mumbai camp tonight.

07:06 pm

Pollard: We weren't too sure about the toss. Rohit is okay, we will see him sooner rather than later. He's the captain, I'm just standing in. No Hardik also tonight.

07:05 pm

Dhoni: Looks like a good surface. Better to put runs on the board. Sam misses out. Faf, Moeen, Bravo and Hazlewood are the four foreigners.

07:01 pm

TOSS: Heads is the call and MS Dhoni has the first say as he opts to bat first against MI at the Dubai International Stadium

07:00 pm

In the Mumbai huddle, Anmolpreet Singh has been handed the cap.

07:00 pm

Big news! Rohit Sharma is out and Kieron Pollard to lead MI tonight

06:47 pm

The defending champions Mumbai Indians are gunning for their sixth IPL title and third successive trophy

06:28 pm

An hour to go for the match and half an hour for the toss at the Dubai International Stadium. A blockbuster clash to get the second phase of the 2021 season underway. MS Dhoni vs Rohit Sharma!

05:43 pm

The last time MI and CSK faced off this season, the Rohit Sharma led side came out on top as they defeated Chennai by four wickets on May 1st.

05:16 pm

As the season resumes, here's how the top four of the points table looks. Sitting pretty on top is the Rishabh Pant-led Delhi Capitals with 12 points from 8 matches. Lying in second place is Chennai Super Kings with 10 points from seven matches. Royal Challengers Bangalore with a lower runrate than CSK is placed 3rd with 10 points from seven games. The defending champions complete the top four with eight points from seven matches.

04:55 pm

Just prior to the season being suspended Mumbai had won back-to-back games to be placed fourth on the points table. The Rohit Sharma-led side will look to pick up from where they left off. Meanwhile, the Super Kings had lost the last match before the season was halted. The MS Dhoni-led side, who have otherwised enjoyed a good run in the 2021 season will look to begin the UAE leg with a win.

04:31 pm

Hello & welcome to mykhel's live coverage match no. 30 of the IPL. After being suspended midway due to the coronavirus pandemic, IPL 2021 is set to resume after a four month delay. In tonight's game, the first match of the second phase and the 30th of the season, the Chennai Super Kings will take on defending champions Mumbai Indians at the Dubai International Stadium. Stay tuned as we bring you the toss, pitch, playing XIs and match updates. Match starts at 7:30pm IST.

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Story first published: Sunday, September 19, 2021, 16:31 [IST]
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