Match Day

751dThe Report by Andrew Fidel Fernando

CSK seal top spot with thumping win

Kings XI Punjab's final match followed the narrative of much of their season, as their underwhelming 130 for 7 in Mohali was reeled in with seven wickets and 20 balls to spare by Chennai Super Kings


CSK, Kings XI and the five degrees of difference

This match exposed the deep chasm between a consistent champion team like Chennai Super Kings and the desperate and frazzled Kings XI Punjab unit. Here are five moments from the game that underline the differences.

751dAndrew Fidel Fernando

MS Dhoni scoop-pulls for six

Plays of the day from the match between Kings XI Punjab and Chennai Super Kings in Mohali

Looking down the barrel


Number of times that a team has beaten CSK in the IPL after batting first and scoring 130 runs or less (RCB in 2008).

Quick Hands


Number of stumpings for MS Dhoni in the IPL, joint-most with Dinesh Karthik.

Power-less Play


Wickets lost by Kings XI during the first six overs of an innings this IPL, by far the most for any team.