Chennai Super Kings (CSK) and Mumbai Indians (MI) registered a win each against Kings XI Punjab (KXIP) and Sunrisers Hyderabad (SRH) respectively on Sunday’s double-header.
Shane Watson (83 not out off 53 balls) and Faf du Plessis’s (87 not out off 53 balls) excellent partnership ensured 10-wicket win for CSK. On another part of United Arab Emirates, Trent Boult (2-28) was adjudged as man of the match in Mumbai’s 34-run victory against Hyderabad.
The turnaround of the match for Mumbai Indians was from their pace batteries. Pattinson and Boult their pace and bamboozled Sunrisers Hyderabad.
Similarly, Shane Watson and Faf du Plessis turned around the match for Super Kings with an unbeaten 181-run opening stand. Its second highest successful run chase with loosing a wicket in Twenty20.
Mumbai will face Rajasthan Royals on Tuesday while Channai will lock horn against Kolkata Knight Riders on Wednesday.