Ajinkya Rahane and Shane Watson demonstrated an excellent batting for Rajasthan Royals at a difficult strip as their bowlers let CSK down in the 1st semi final.
CSK tasted their maiden defeat in pool B when they were humiliated by the strong Trinidad & Tobago, well led by the all round performance of Lendl Simmons.
The strong Chennai Super Kings, well led by a lethal bowling attack and a solid fifty from Michael Hussey guided their team to an easy win over Brisbane Heat.
MS Dhoni made a difference between the two teams with his spicy fifty and Suresh Raina played an anchor’s role as Chennai Super Kings beat Sunrisres Hyderabad.
A thorough professional approach by the top order batsmen of Chennai Super Kings took their team to a comfortable victory vs. Titans in the 3rd game of CL T20.
Kieron Pollard lifted Mumbai Indians with a display of powerful batting and their bowlers bowled excellently as they won the final against Chennai Super Kings.
Michael Hussey and Suresh Raina toyed with the bowling of Mumbai Indians while contributing unbeaten 140 runs as Chennai Super Kings grabbed the match easily.
Virat Kohli led Chennai Super Kings from the front by blasting unbeaten fifty as Chris Gayle assisted him well while Chennai Super Kings lost the encounter.
The dismal performance of Delhi Daredevils continued in the IPL 2013 when they lost badly against the formidable side of the tournament, Chennai Super Kings.
Shane Watson demonstrated a hurricane knock in the middle order and crushed the bowling of Chennai Super Kings who lost against Rajasthan Royals at Jaipur.