Nine off the over. The competitive target seemed like a cake-walk for the MS Dhoni-led side. Fifth ball, short ball, off the leading edge and six over long-on. Last ball, slower again and Yusuf unleashed the terror down long-on for a four. Eight off the over.
Four to end the over by Raina. Brathwaite in for his second over. Only he can make the difference for CSK. 18:49 IST: Team opting to chase after winning the toss in the final and then lifting the trophy has been witnessed twice - 2008 by Rajasthan Royals and KKR in 2014. Two runs more to go for CSK. Kane Williamson walked in next. The pair at the crease are risking it with the singles.
He becomes the fifth batsman to achieve the mark. 16:37 IST: Sunrisers finished atop in the points table with 18 points from 14 games. First ball, length ball, angled it in and Watson smashed it over mid-wicket for a...saved in the deep. Big mistake!! After the victory, Dhoni's men celebrated their title win in style. But 179 will be a big target for CSK. Hello, and welcome to our Live coverage of the IPL 2018 Final match between MS Dhoni's CSK and Kane Williamson's SRH, who finished at top-two in the points table with 18 points each. Third ball, knuckleball, short as well as Watson reaches out to slog it over long-on for a six. That year, CSK completely dominated SRH and won all four matches - including final and Qualifier - against them. Fifth ball, fullish and slow and Kane slashed it over covers for a four. 10 runs off two balls by Watson!! ... CSK vs SRH IPL 2018 FINAL Highlights _ MS DHONI Stumping Kane Williamson • SRH 178_6. Fourth ball, low-dipping full toss wide outside off and Watson slashes it high over covers. Weren't they the formidable ones? Catch out!! Four off the over. 22:41 IST: Overs 18.3 | CSK 181/2 | Watson 117, Rayudu 16: Kaul in for his third over. Third ball, length outside off as Yusuf cut it through point for a four. Third ball, fullish to the off and Watson spanked it down the ground for a four. Second ball, length ball, angled it in as Kane looked to pull it over mid-wicket. 18:30 IST: Confusion at the toss time. 8; 05:26 M28: RCB vs KKR – Match Highlights ... M24: RCB vs CSK – Match Highlights. 21:54 IST: Overs 9 | CSK 72/1 | Watson 43, Raina 16: Siddharth Kaul in for his second over. 562,553 05:56 17 Oct 20. And then over mid-wicket! Chennai need 13 more. | The Newshour Debate, Regret U.S. Open and Roland Garros failures, says Djokovic, Should have given Archer third over in the beginning: Smith, Personally allowed Navalny to be treated in Germany: Putin, Parliament committee summons Facebook, Twitter, 'Unhappy' CSK management to take tough calls for IPL 2020, No families allowed, BCCI to pick 32-member team for Oz tour, KKR vs RCB, IPL 2020: Live score and updates, Meet Riana Lalwani- the mystery girl from MI vs KXIP match. Free Hit!! Two singles off the first three deliveries. 18:40 IST: Take a look at the playing XI of the two sides. Three singles off the over.
Fourth ball, short and angled it in as Raina pulls it down square leg for a boundary. 20:50 IST: Overs 20 | SRH 178/6 | Brathwaite 21, Yusuf 45: Final over and Shardul Takhur stepped in. Hello, and welcome to our Live coverage of the IPL 2018 Final match between MS Dhoni's CSK and Kane Williamson's SRH, who finished at top-two in the points table with 18 points each. CSK have taken in Shane Watson, Faf du Plessis, Suresh Raina, Ambati Rayudu, MS Dhoni(w/c), Dwayne Bravo, Ravindra Jadeja, Deepak Chahar, Karn Sharma, Shardul Thakur, Lungi Ngidi, 18:35 IST: Here is what the two captains said at the toss times: Kane Williamson said, "Get a competitive total and then assess the conditions. Six again!! While SRH are playing in Shikhar Dhawan, Shreevats Goswami(w), Kane Williamson(c), Shakib Al Hasan, Deepak Hooda, Yusuf Pathan, Carlos Brathwaite, Rashid Khan, Bhuvneshwar Kumar, Siddarth Kaul, Sandeep Sharma. Chennai have in fact twice chased this score against SRH in this season, but at Wankhede, Chennai have struggled with the willow.
Leggies have been resourceful in this season, ergo Dhoni chose him over Wankhede-favourite Harbhajan. Remember, Watson is carrying a niggle. Get latest cricket updates, live scores, top sports news, match highlights of Cricket, Football, Tennis and other sports on TimesNow, Chennai Super Kings vs Sunrisers Hyderabad  |  Photo Credit: AP, Trump Or Biden: Who Is Better For India? M37: CSK vs RR – Unacademy Lets Crack It Sixes of the Match – Jos Buttler Catch live and fully detailed scorecard of CSK vs SRH, Final, May 27, Indian Premier League, 2018 on Cricbuzz First ball, short delivery and down the leg side as Watson slogs it over backward square leg for a six. Knuckleball did its magic and the man in-form departed.
Overall, MS Dhoni's side have a 7-2 edge over the 2016 champions.
16:25 IST: Chennai Super Kings have been at their daunting best in their IPL 2018 journey which in fact marked the return of the Yellow Brigade after two years of layoff.
22:11 IST: Overs 13 | CSK 131/1 | Watson 86, Raina 31: 75 runs needed from 48 balls.
Has this happened in previous editions of IPL? This also includes the title win in the final of IPL 2018. | The Newshour Agenda, What made Pepperfry a COVID winner? Just six runs came off the first over. Consecutive boundary. Watson moves to 97. Had talked about him in the pre-match presser as well.