Champions League Twenty20

Winner - Chennai Super Kings

Suresh Raina launched eight sixes during a 62-ball 109 to power Chennai Super Kings to the Champions League Twenty20 title
Suresh Raina launched eight sixes during a 62-ball 109 to power Chennai Super Kings to the Champions League Twenty20 title © BCCI
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The Lahoris in the CLT20

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Points Table

Group A

Teams Mat Won Lost Tied N/R Pts Net RR
KKR 4 4 0 0 0 16 +0.716
Super Kings 4 2 1 0 1 10 +0.945
Scorchers 4 2 2 0 0 8 -0.038
Lahore Lions 4 1 2 0 1 6 -0.051
Dolphins 4 0 4 0 0 0 -1.338

Group B

Teams Mat Won Lost Tied N/R Pts Net RR
Kings XI 4 4 0 0 0 16 +2.130
Hurricanes 4 3 1 0 0 12 +1.193
Tridents 4 1 3 0 0 4 -0.256
Cape Cobras 4 1 3 0 0 4 -0.955
Northern D 4 1 3 0 0 4 -2.667

Qualifying Group

Teams Mat Won Lost Tied N/R Pts Net RR
Northern D 3 3 0 0 0 12 +2.080
Lahore Lions 3 2 1 0 0 8 -0.065
Mum Indians 3 1 2 0 0 4 -0.064
Express 3 0 3 0 0 0 -2.033

Boundary Meter

The Chennai Super Kings players celebrate with the Champions League trophy
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The Super Kings players rush to the field to celebrate their fourth major title
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Not for the first time, MS Dhoni sealed a title with a six
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Suresh Raina's hundred powered Chennai Super Kings to their second Champions League title
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Suresh Raina raised a 32nd T20 fifty
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Suresh Raina launches a six
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Squads

Rayad Emrit (c) Jonathan Carter
Elton Chigumbura Shane Dowrich
James Franklin Jason Holder
Akeal Hosein Neil McKenzie
Kyle Mayers Jeevan Mendis
Dilshan Munaweera Ashley Nurse
William Perkins (wk) Ravi Rampaul
Raymon Reifer
Tournament Results
Super Kings v KKR at Bangalore - Oct 4, 2014
Super Kings won by 8 wickets (with 9 balls remaining)
Kings XI v Super Kings at Hyderabad (Deccan) - Oct 2, 2014
Super Kings won by 65 runs
KKR v Hurricanes at Hyderabad (Deccan) - Oct 2, 2014
KKR won by 7 wickets (with 5 balls remaining)
Tridents v Northern D at Bangalore - Sep 30, 2014
Tridents won by 6 wickets (with 2 balls remaining) (D/L method)
Lahore Lions v Scorchers at Bangalore - Sep 30, 2014
Scorchers won by 3 wickets (with 6 balls remaining)
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