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CSK vs DC

Delhi Capitals are cock-a-hoop! It's a happy dug-out as they go to the top of the table. What drama here in Dubai.

IPL 2021

Spotlight

CSK vs DC

Having restricted their opponents to a below-par score, the Capitals got off to a brisk start. After Dhawan smashed 6, 4, 4, 6 off Chahar in the fifth over of the chase, the asking rate was below 6 RPO.

IPL 2021

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CSK vs DC

With nine wickets in hand, this should have been a cakewalk but wasn't to be. Contradictory batting approaches from both teams. Chennai were cautious despite having a long batting line-up.

IPL 2021

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CSK vs DC

The Capitals, on the other hand, decided to play their shots on a tricky pitch and almost made a mess of the chase.

IPL 2021

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CSK vs DC

CSK's spinners applied the brakes and Thakur was brilliant too as he finished with 2/13 in his quota of four overs, which included the prized scalp of Dhawan.

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CSK vs DC

With 28 needed off final 18 balls, CSK might have fancied their chances of defending their total.

IPL 2021

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CSK vs DC

But there was one big moment in the 18th over - Gowtham not only dropped Hetmyer but also deflected the ball past the ropes and the Caribbean took full advantage of that reprieve.

IPL 2021

Spotlight

CSK vs DC

Despite all the drama in the final over - a wide, a dot ball and a wicket - Delhi went over the winning line with Bravo bowling a poor ball down leg.

IPL 2021