CSK VS SRH : IPL 2021

CSK qualify for the play-offs, and SRH are officially knocked out!

CSK VS SRH : IPL 2021

CSK, oh CSK, once again proving that 2020 was just an aberration. Then again, 2020 doesn't really count as a year.

CSK VS SRH : IPL 2021

They have qualified for the play-offs 11 times out of 12, now. SRH, No.8, are the first team to be knocked out of IPL 2021.

CSK VS SRH : IPL 2021

It was No. 1 vs. No. 8, and it will remain that way. The point-rich have gotten richer and the poor, poorer. This is the IPL, and there ain't no Robinhood here.

CSK VS SRH : IPL 2021

Gaikwad and Faf started off extremely well in the chase, and raced away to 75-0 in ten overs, before a brief collapse ensued,

CSK VS SRH : IPL 2021

courtesy yet another breathtaking spell from Jason Holder, who once again delivered a one-man show that went in vain.

CSK VS SRH : IPL 2021

They lost Moeen to Rashid, but played him out in the end to take on the remainder of the attack.

CSK VS SRH : IPL 2021

In the end, it was Rayudu and MS Dhoni, who did play out a few dots and perhaps took it a little too close for comfort,

CSK VS SRH : IPL 2021

before finishing things off with a few lusty blows, including a six that may have escaped the gravitational field of this planet.