Result
15th match (D/N), Pepsi Indian Premier League at Ahmedabad, Apr 19 2015
18.2/20 ov, target 157
157/2
Royals won by 8 wickets (with 10 balls remaining)
Player Of The Match
Rajasthan Royals
Chennai Super Kings Innings (20 overs maximum)
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSRvid
DR Smith  b Faulkner40294232137.93
BB McCullum c Faulkner b Tambe1271030171.42
SK Raina c †Samson b Morris48120050.00
F du Plessis c Morris b Ankit Sharma1350033.33
DJ Bravo not out62366581172.22
MS Dhoni (c) †not out3137524083.78
Extras(lb 2, w 4)6
TOTAL(20 Ov, RR: 7.8)156/4
Did not bat: RA Jadeja, R Ashwin, MM Sharma, IC Pandey, A Nehra 
Fall of wickets: 1-15 (Brendon McCullum, 2.2 ov), 2-38 (Suresh Raina, 5.3 ov), 3-39 (Faf du Plessis, 6.2 ov), 4-65 (Dwayne Smith, 9.1 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Ankit Sharma302618.6683100
CH Morris401914.75142000
PV Tambe403619.0064100
DJ Hooda2022011.0023010
JP Faulkner402616.50121110
STR Binny10505.0041000
SR Watson2020010.0054010
Rajasthan Royals Innings (target: 157 runs from 20 overs)
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSRvid
AM Rahane not out76558662138.18
SR Watson (c) b Jadeja73477564155.31
SPD Smith c & b Bravo6780085.71
KK Nair not out11100100.00
Extras(w 1)1
TOTAL(18.2 Ov, RR: 8.56)157/2
Did not bat: SV Samson, STR Binny, DJ Hooda, JP Faulkner, CH Morris, PV Tambe, Ankit Sharma 
Fall of wickets: 1-144 (Shane Watson, 16.1 ov), 2-156 (Steven Smith, 18.1 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
IC Pandey201206.0062000
A Nehra403208.0074010
MM Sharma403308.2572100
RA Jadeja402917.2570200
R Ashwin2021010.5001100
DJ Bravo2.2030112.8533200
MATCH DETAILS
Sardar Patel (Gujarat) Stadium, Motera, Ahmedabad
TossChennai Super Kings , elected to bat first
SeriesIndian Premier League
Player Of The Match
Ajinkya Rahane
Season2015
Hours of play (local time)16.00 start, First Session 16.00-17.30, Interval 17.30-17.50, Second Session 17.50-19.20
Match days19 April 2015 - day/night match (20-over match)
Umpires
Marais Erasmus
Anil Chaudhary
TV Umpire
Krishnaraj Srinath
Reserve Umpire
Krishnamachari Srinivasan
Match Referee
Chinmay Sharma
PointsRajasthan Royals 2, Chennai Super Kings 0
MATCH NOTES
Chennai Super Kings innings
  • Powerplay 1: Overs 0.1 - 6.0 (Mandatory - 39 runs, 2 wickets)
  • Chennai Super Kings: 50 runs in 8.1 overs (49 balls), Extras 0
  • Chennai Super Kings: 100 runs in 13.6 overs (84 balls), Extras 4
  • 5th Wicket: 50 runs in 42 balls (DJ Bravo 25, MS Dhoni 23, Ex 4)
  • DJ Bravo: 50 off 29 balls (7 x 4, 1 x 6)
  • Chennai Super Kings: 150 runs in 19.1 overs (115 balls), Extras 6
  • Innings Break: Chennai Super Kings - 156/4 in 20.0 overs (DJ Bravo 62, MS Dhoni 31)
Rajasthan Royals innings
  • Powerplay 1: Overs 0.1 - 6.0 (Mandatory - 47 runs, 0 wicket)
  • Rajasthan Royals: 50 runs in 6.4 overs (40 balls), Extras 0
  • 1st Wicket: 50 runs in 40 balls (AM Rahane 31, SR Watson 19, Ex 0)
  • Rajasthan Royals: 100 runs in 11.3 overs (69 balls), Extras 0
  • SR Watson: 50 off 35 balls (3 x 4, 4 x 6)
  • 1st Wicket: 100 runs in 69 balls (AM Rahane 48, SR Watson 54, Ex 0)
  • AM Rahane: 50 off 35 balls (5 x 4, 1 x 6)
  • Rajasthan Royals: 150 runs in 17.2 overs (104 balls), Extras 1