Rayudu's century leads Chennai to thrash Sunrisers by 8 wickets
May 13, 2018 07:49 PM NPT
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KATHMANDU, May 13: Ambati Rayudu, 32, Right-hand batsman has led Chennai Super Kings to thrash Sunrisers Hyderabad by 8 wickets in the 46th match of ongoing Indian Premier League held at Pune on Sunday.
Chasing a target of 180 runs presented by Sunrisers, Chennai achieved the target in 19 overs with the loss of two wickets. Ambati Rayudu has contributed a century with seven fours and seven sixes in 62 balls.
Shane Watson made 57 runs with three sixes and five fours in 35 balls. Mahendra Singh Dhoni made not out 20 runs and Suresh Raina out in only two runs.
Sandeep Sharma took only a single wicket for Sunrisers is not enough to win.
Shikhar Dhawan contributed highest 79 runs with three sixes and 10 fours in 49 balls. Kane Williamson (capt), Deepak Hooda, Shakib Al Hasan, Manish Pandey, Alex Hales made 59-39, 21-11, 8-6, 5-6, 2-9 runs for Sunrisers.
Shardul Thakur took two wickets, Deepak Chahar and Dwayne Bravo took a single wicket each in the match.