Rashid Khan, Shane Watson

In 41st match of the Indian Premier League (IPL) 2019, Shane Watson launched once more reminiscences of ultimate model’s final with a blistering knock that has now ensured a play-off berth for Chennai Super Kings (CSK) as they beat Sunrisers Hyderabad (CSK) by six wickets at MA Chidambaram Stadium on Tuesday.

On a vastly improved Chepauk observe, Watson roared once more to kind with a 53-ball 96 as CSK stuttered a bit in end sooner than worthwhile on the penultimate provide. Watson’s innings studded with 9 fours and half a dozen of sixes ensured that CSK have reached the cut-off limit of 16 elements wished for the play-off even if they wish to finish inside the excessive two.

A 77-run stand between Watson and Suresh Raina (38) created the platform and the earlier Australia all-rounder single-handedly decimated the Sunrisers assault. What made it harder for the visiting group was the reality that their strike bowler Rashid Khan was pulverised by Watson, who took him to the cleaners with 44 runs coming off his 4 overs.

Moreover, the problems obtained a bit heated between Rashid and Watson when the latter smashed the bowler for a ferocious boundary which went earlier the Afghan bowler. When Watson crossed Rashid after that boundary, the latter gave an intense look to the earlier.

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Earlier, the immensely gifted Manish Pandey was once more in his ingredient as his unbeaten 83 off 49 balls powered SRH to a aggressive 175 for 3 after being put into bat.

Pandey and David Warner (57 off 45 balls) added 115 runs for the second wicket to place the inspiration for an trustworthy score on what was the best batting observe on provide on the Chepauk.