IPL 2020 Highlights, CSK vs RCB: Virat Kohli, Chris Morris The Stars As Royal Challengers Bangalore defeated Chennai Super Kings by 37 runs


CSK vs RCB: Chris Morris was the top wicket-taker for RCB, accounting for three layoffs.© BCCI / IPL

Royal Challengers Bangalore (RCB) defeated Chennai Super Kings (CSK) by 37 runs in the 25th game of the 13th edition of the Indian Premier League (IPL). RCB has rarely emerged victorious in Southern derby games, and this win is sure to be a big boost for the players. overs. Skipper Virat Kohli was the highest runs-scorer for RCB, hitting 90 runs from 52 deliveries in an innings consisting of four limits and the same number of sixes. Opener Devdutt Padikkal was the second highest points scorer, scoring 33 points. Pacer Shardul Thakur was the top choice for CSK, responsible for the layoffs of Padikkal and AB de Villiers. CSK was never really in pursuit of losing wickets at regular intervals, with South African all-rounder Chris Morris impressing in his first match for RCB. The Chennai-based franchise was limited to 132/8 when Morris finished with three wickets, with Washington Sundar responsible for two wickets. (SCORE MAP)

IPL 2020 Match 25 Highlights between Chennai Super Kings And Royal Challengers Bangalore, straight from the Dubai International Cricket Stadium, Dubai

  • 11:20 PM (IST)

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  • 11:19 PM (IST)

    RCB back to winning ways

    RCB is back on winning ways as they beat CSK by 37 runs after an outstanding performance. Virat Kohli and Chris Morris were the stars for the Bangalore-based franchise.

  • 11:13 PM (IST)

    WICKET! Ravindra Jadeja c Gurkeerat Maan b Chris Morris 7 (6)

    Ravindra Jadeja takes off for 7 runs from 6 deliveries and chooses Gurkeerat deep in the middle of the wicket to perfection.

  • 11:11 PM (IST)


    Ravindra Jadeja gets a boundary and pulls the short delivery over the square leg.

  • 11:10 PM (IST)

    WICKET! Dwayne Bravo c Devdutt Padikkal b Chris Morris 7 (6)

    Devdutt Padikkal completes a fine catch to send Dwayne Bravo away for 7, after the Windies all-rounder tried to pocket a low pitch without the proper power or timing, resulting in an opportunity.

  • 11:03 pm (IST)

    WICKET! Ambati Rayadu b Isuru Udana 42 (40)

    Ambati Rayadu was fired for 42 runs from 40 deliveries as he shuffled his stumps early and Udana beat him in pace. Rayadu failed to connect with the ball hitting the stumps. Dwayne Bravo is the new man in.

  • 11:00 PM (IST)

    CSK needs 61 runs from 18 deliveries

    Ambati Rayadu holds the key to Chennai Super Kings, with 61 runs required for 18 deliveries. Ravindra Jadeja is the batsman on the other side.

  • 10:58 PM (IST)

    WICKET! Sam Curran c AB de Villiers b Chris Morris 0 (1)

    Sam Curran takes off for a duck after pushing across early for the short ball, causing a deflection of the bat to wicket-keeper AB de Villiers. The umpire initially turned it down, before a DRS review by RCB confirmed the resignation. Ravindra Jadeja is the next batter in.

  • 10:52 PM (IST)

    WICKET! MS Dhoni c Gurkeerat Man Singh b Yuzvendra Chahal 10 (6)

    MS Dhoni takes off for 10 runs from 6 deliveries after attempting to cut a wide leg fracture, but fails to free Gurkeerat long term. Sam Curran is the new man in.

  • 10:49 PM (IST)


    MS Dhoni gets his first six of the innings, riding hard and long to send the ball into the stands. 100 for CSK. 300 sixes for MS Dhoni in T20 cricket.

  • 10:45 PM (IST)


    Border for Ambati Rayadu, who gets the ball deep into the wicket with precision and power into the opening.

  • 10:42 PM (IST)

    WICKET! N. Jagadeesan run out (Chris Morris) 33 (28)

    Narayan Jagadeesan takes off for 33 on an excellent throw from Chris Morris that caught him short of his fold. MS Dhoni is the next hitter in.

  • 10:36 PM (IST)


    Ambati Rayadu joins the party and hits the ball to a fine leg for a boundary.

  • 10:36 PM (IST)


    N. Jagadeesan continues to attack and gets his fourth boundary of the innings, disrupting the pull between the deep square leg and the deep mid-wicket.

  • 10:35 PM (IST)

    50-run partnership between Ambati Rayadu and N. Jagadeesan

    Ambati Rayadu and N. Jagadeesan stitched a 50-run partnership and helped CSK rebuild after the resignation of Shane Watson and Faf du Plessis.

  • 10:34 PM (IST)


    N. Jagadeesan gets his third boundary of the innings by playing an excellent switchhit over the third man.

  • 10:28 PM (IST)


    Second boundary of the innings for Jagadeesan who picks Chahal’s length early and sweeps into the hole.

  • 10:24 PM (IST)


    Ambati Rayadu gets his second boundary of the innings, driving off the track and crushing a shorter throw from Navdeep Saini, comfortably over the fielder halfway through.

  • 10:20 pm (IST)


    Border for Jagadeesan who hits Chahal straight to the ground after coming over the track and connecting beautifully.

  • 10:19 PM (IST)

    The required run rate continues to increase for CSK with 10 overs completed

    CSK 47/2 needs 123 runs in 60 balls after 10 overs. The Chennai-based franchise currently has a required run rate of 12.3, which can easily go up to 15 if some quick runs are not scored in the coming overs.

  • 10:07 PM (IST)

    CSK 2 down at the end of the power play

    CSK are 2 down at the end of the power play with Shane Watson and Faf du Plessis back in the pavilion. N. Jagadeesan and Ambati Rayadu are the batsmen at the tuck.

  • 9:58 PM (IST)

    WICKET! Shane Watson b Washington Sundar 14 (18)

    Shane Watson takes off for 14 runs from 18 deliveries, after an early tuck-sweep and missing the ball, hitting the stumps.

  • 9:56 PM (IST)


    Boundary for Shane Watson, who hits Washington Sundar to square leg backwards.

  • 9:52 PM (IST)

    WICKET! Faf du Plessis c Chris Morris b Washington Sundar 8 (10)

    Faf du Plessis takes off for 8 runs from 10 deliveries, after attempting to take a big hit on a delivery thrown on the stumps without good contact, resulting in an opportunity for Chris Morris. Ambati Rayadu is the new man in. Six runs from Washington Sundar’s opening of the innings.

  • 9:50 PM (IST)


    Shane Watson gets his second boundary of the innings, hitting the off-cutter thrown to the pads by Isuru Udana over Yuzvendra Chahal with a square leg. 9 runs for CSK from the second and third overs of the innings pitched by Navdeep Saini and Udana.

    CSK 13/0 after 3 overs, needs another 157 runs from 102 deliveries.

  • 9:37 PM (IST)

    Chris Morris concedes 4 runs after opening bowling for RCB

    Chris Morris gives up only four runs on the first of the second innings. Watson off the mark after scoring a boundary. Faf du Plessis has one more ball to play.

    CSK 4/0 after 1 over, still needs 166 runs from 114 balls.

  • 9:35 PM (IST)


    Shane Watson comes off goal with an impressive boundary, hitting Chris Morris’s inswinger who opened the bowling for RCB over square leg.

  • 9:15 pm (IST)

    Chennai Super Kings need 170 runs to win

    Chennai Super Kings need 170 runs to win, while Royal Challengers Bangalore finish their innings with a score of 169/4. Skipper Virat Kohli remains unbeaten with 90 of 52 deliveries.

  • 9:10 PM (IST)


    Virat Kohli outsmarts Dwayne Bravo, moves over and laps the ball through the empty area with fine legs.

  • 9:02 PM (IST)

    Two overs took off before the end of the first innings

    RCB 141/4 after 18 overs. 2 overs left for RCB to get a defensible total on this space that seems difficult to capture. Kohli looks extremely confident at this stage.

  • 9:01 PM (IST)


    Third six of the innings for Virat Kohli, who walks down the wicket, converts the ball into a half volley and pushes it to a deep square leg.

  • 8:59 pm (IST)


    Virat Kohli gets his second six of the innings and hits the ball to the ground after Sam Curran landed one straight into the arch.

  • 8:58 PM (IST)


    Lucky six for Shivam Dube when N. Jagadeesan tapes the ball over the rope after initially controlling the catch close to the boundary lines.

  • 8:56 pm (IST)

    Half a century before Virat Kohli

    Virat Kohli has completed its 38th half century in the IPL of 39 deliveries, with a limit. Kohli pulled the short throw back squarely on the leg side, leaving the fielder in no position to stop the ball.

  • 8:54 PM (IST)


    Border for Shivam Dube, who rolls his wrists and places the short ball backward from the square.

  • 8:48 PM (IST)


    Border for Shivam Dube, who knocks Karn Sharma right to the ground, with the referee managing to get out of the way just in time.

  • 8:42 PM (IST)

    WICKET! Washington Sundar c MS Dhoni b Sam Curran 10 (10)

    Washington Sundar takes off at 10 PM, after a short pitch that tried to beat the all-rounder without proper timing, resulting in a lead over MS Dhoni. Shivam Dube is the new man in.

  • 8:41 PM (IST)


    Virat Kohli gets his first six of the innings and plays a pull shot from a short pitch, with the top flying over MS Dhoni to the stands.

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