last over kkr vs csk: ipl 2021 last over thrill between chennai super kings and kolkata knight riders
Chennai Super Kings defeated Kolkata Knight Riders in a breath-taking match. The match was decided on the last ball of the last over. Batting first, KKR had scored 171 for six, in response to which Chennai won by scoring 172 for eight. This was the sixth time that Kolkata had lost an IPL match on the last ball while defending the score.
In the last two overs, RCB needed 26 runs to win. KKR captain Morgan had only two options. Either he would go with spinner Sunil Narine or he would bowl the ball to pacer famous Krishna. Andre Russell was out of the field due to a hamstring strain. In such a situation, the 19th over was given to the famous Krishna, where he conceded 22 runs with two sixes, two fours.
Batsmen- Sam Curran, Ravindra Jadeja
1st ball: Ravindra Jadeja, takes a run at extra cover.
2nd ball: Sam Curran, takes a run after playing it at extra cover.
Third ball: Ravindra Jadeja, hits a lofty six at backward square.
Fourth ball: Ravindra Jadeja hits a six over CSK’s dugout.
5th ball: Ravindra Jadeja, low full toss, hard shot, the ball crosses the boundary at the speed of the bullet. 4 runs.
Sixth ball: Ravindra Jadeja, another full toss, then a hard shot and the ball crosses the boundary line backwards over the fielder. 4 runs.
Where at one time KKR was the favorite in the match, which was now struggling to save four runs in the last over. The responsibility of the last six balls was now with Sunil Narine.
- 1st ball: Sam Curran, out.
- 2nd ball: Shardul, No run scored on it.
- Third ball: Shardul, 3 runs.
- Fourth ball: Jadeja, No run.
- Fifth ball: Jadeja, out.
Now RCB need runs in one ball to win. Bat in the hands of Deepak Chahar, inside the circle and 3 fielders on the leg side
- Sixth ball: Deepak Chahar, one run.
In this way, defeating Kolkata Knight Riders in a very exciting match, Chennai Super Kings have almost fixed their place in the playoffs.
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