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  • Suresh Raina, Chennai Super Kings light up Champions League Twenty20 14 hours 36 minutes ago

    Bangalore: Former IPL champions Chennai Super Kings (CSK) made light of the poor turnout of fans at the Chinnaswamy stadium on Monday, with awesome batting display against Dolphins of South Africa in the Group A league tie of the Champions League T20 (CLT20). Though CSK came into the game after losing...
  • CLT20: Bowlers need to come up with better performances, says MS Dhoni 17 hours 10 minutes ago

    Bangalore: His team might have registered a crushing 54run win over Dolphins but Chennai Super Kings skipper Mahendra Singh Dhoni on Tuesday indicated that it would need to improve its bowling to win the Champions League Twenty20. "If you want to win tournaments you have to come up with better performances,...
  • Denied homecooked biryani, angry MS Dhoni checks CSK out of hotel: report 4 days ago

    How would you feel if denied a chance to have homecooked Hyderabadi biryani? Not very good, we suppose. Well, the captain of the Indian cricket team and IPL franchise Chennai Super Kings, Mahendra Singh Dhoni, too didn't take it lightly when a Hyderabad fivestar hotel prevented the CSK squad from...
  • CLT20: Gambhir hails 'unbelievable' Russell, Doeschate 5 days ago

    Kolkata Knight Riders captain Gautam Gambhir on Wednesday said Andre Russell and Ryan ten Doeschate played "unbelievable" knocks and also hailed spinner Sunil Narine for his economical spell, which according to him were instrumental in his side's threewicket win over Chennai Super Kings in the Champions League Twenty20 opener in...
  • CLT20: Doeschate, Russell take Kolkata to a threewicket win over Chennai 5 days ago

    Hyderabad: Andre Russell smashed a breathtaking half century while Ryan ten Doeschate struck a fine unbeaten 51 to guide IPL champions Kolkata Knight Riders to a threewicket win over Chennai Super Kings in a Group A match of the Champions League Twenty20 on Wednesday. Chasing a competitive 158 for win, KKR...
  • As it happened: Kolkata Knight Riders vs Chennai Super Kings, CLT20, Match 1 5 days ago

    (For ballbyball commentary, scroll down to the bottom of the page) Depleted by the absence of some highprofile cricketers, IPL champions Kolkata Knight Riders will have a tough task at hand when they lorn horns with the formidable Chennai Super Kings in the opening Group A match of Champions League T20...
  • CLT20: The past champions September 2, 2014

    On October 28, 2012 at Johannesburg, Sydney Sixers beat Lions by ten wickets to claim the Champions League T20. The Mumbai Indians team posing with the 2011 CLT20 trophy, their first piece of silverware. The team led by Harbhajan Singh beat Royal Challengers Bangalore by 31 runs to win the title.The second CLT20 was played in South Africa, where Chennai Super Kings triumphed over Warriors. Michael Hussey hit 52* in a one-sided final at Johannesburg on September 26, 2010. CSK also won the IPL that season.
  • Virender Sehwag blitz powers Kings XI Punjab into IPL7 final May 31, 2014

    Suresh Raina's 87 off 25 balls went in vain as Kings XI Punjab, riding on Virender Sehwag's scintillating ton, cruised to a 24run victory over Chennai Super Kings to enter the IPL7 final. Punjab will face Kolkata Knight Riders in the final which is scheduled to be played on Sunday....
  • IPL 7: Cometh the hour, cometh Virender Sehwag May 30, 2014

    Virender Sehwag scored the second century in the seventh edition of Indian Premier League (IPL) when he smashed a ton off just 50 balls against Chennai Super Kings in the Qualifier 2 on Friday at Wankhede in Mumbai. Sehwag rolled back the years as he smashed 122 off just 58...
  • IPL 7, Qualifier 2: Final push by Punjab, Chennai in battle of equals May 30, 2014

    After dominating the seventh edition of IPL, Chennai Super Kings and Kings XI Punjab would have expected to fight it out for the title in the final. On the contrary now one team has to face the truth of elimination in the Qualifier 2 to be played at the Wankhede...
  • IPL 7 Eliminator, Mumbai vs Chennai: Players to watch out for May 28, 2014

    The resurgent Mumbai Indians, who sealed a last four berth by virtue of a better net run rate after winning an improbable runchase against Rajasthan Royals on Sunday, would be eager to continue in same fashion but they face a stern test against a formidable and one of the most...
  • IPL 7, Eliminator: Form guide of Mumbai Indians, Chennai Super Kings May 28, 2014

    Title holders Mumbai Indians sealed a last four berth by virtue of a better net run rate after winning an improbable runchase against Rajasthan Royals on Sunday and would be eager to continue in the same vein but they face a stern test against the formidable Chennai Super Kings on...
  • IPL 7: CSK will go into playoffs with confidence, says Stephen Fleming May 24, 2014

    Chennai Super Kings coach Stephen Fleming on Saturday said the win against Royal Challengers Bangalore in their final league match of IPL7 have given his side muchneeded confidence ahead of their clash against Kolkata Knight Riders in the playoffs. "We wanted to win today and have done that. I could not...
  • IPL 7: Chennai thrash Bangalore to end threematch losing streak May 24, 2014

    Faf du Plessis scored a fifty and had a 75run partnership with MS Dhoni (49*) to take Chennai Super Kings to an eightwicket win over hosts Royal Challengers Bangalore, which boosted CSK's hopes of finishing second on the table. Chasing a modest target of 154 set by RCB, largely due to...
  • IPL 7: Warner, Dhawan steer Hyderabad to a sixwicket win over Chennai May 22, 2014

    Ranchi: Riding on David Warner's brilliant 45ball 90 and Shikhar Dhawan's unbeaten 64 off 51 Sunrisers Hyderabad chased down the target of 186 with relative ease to beat Chennai Super Kings by six wickets on Thursday. Sunrisers crossed the mark with two balls to spare taking their points tally to...
  • IPL 7: Uthappa, Shakib power Kolkata to 8wicket win over Chennai May 21, 2014

    Opener Robin Uthappa's 67 off 39 balls and Shakib Al Hasan's cameo of 21ball 46 helped KKR secure an eightwicket win over CSK at the Eden Gardens. With this win, Kolkata moved a step closer to the playoffs. It was a perfect homecoming for Kolkata, who were playing their first match...
  • It was not an easy wicket to bat on, says Ravindra Jadeja May 13, 2014

    Ranchi: ManoftheMatch Ravindra Jadeja on Tuesday said that they were confident of winning as they had wickets in hand despite the pitch being not conducive for batting. "Boundaries were not coming during the middle overs, expanding the margin of runs. But we had wickets and we knew if we stayed till...
  • IPL 7: MS Dhoni defends Ashwin's promotion in batting order May 13, 2014

    Ranchi: Mahendra Singh Dhoni stunned many with his decision of sending Ravichandran Ashwin ahead of himself in the batting order but Chennai Super Kings skipper defended the tactics, saying players needed to be given more responsibility to convert them into match winners. In an exciting 149run chase against Rajasthan Royals, Ashwin...
  • IPL 7: Smith, Ashwin power Chennai to a 4wicket win over Mumbai May 10, 2014

    Opener Dwayne Smith's fine 57 off 51 balls and R Ashwin's 3wicket haul helped Chennai Super Kings clinch a 4wicket victory over Mumbai Indians with 3 balls to spare at the Wankhede Stadium. With the win, Chennai broke Mumbai's impeccable 10match winning record at the Wankhede, the longest winning streak at...
  • IPL 7: Smith, Raina guide Chennai to a close win over Delhi May 5, 2014

    New Delhi: After being set a daunting target of 179, Dwayne Smith made the chase an easy one with a 51ball 79 to guide Chennai Super Kings to a eightwicket win over Delhi Daredevils with two balls to spare here on Monday. The Chennai juggernaut rolled on as they registered their...
  • As it happened: Delhi Daredevils vs Chennai Super Kings, IPL 7, Match 26 May 5, 2014

    For ballbyball commentary scroll down to the bottom of the page Prematch: Languishing seventh on the points table, a struggling Delhi Daredevils will look to put their IPL7 campaign back on the track when they face a rampaging Chennai Super Kings in a home game at the Feroz Shah Kotla. CSK are...
  • Don't know how long Dhoni will play all three formats: Fleming May 3, 2014

    Chennai Super Kings coach Stephen Fleming feels that Mahendra Singh Dhoni is good enough to continue as a captain for three years but the New Zealander is not sure "whether he can continue playing all three formats" for that long a time. "I haven't spoken to him on this issue. He...
  • IPL 7: McCullum, Jadeja star in Chennai's 34run win over Kolkata May 3, 2014

    Ravindra Jadeja produced a brilliant spell of spin bowling that saw him return with figures of 4 for 12 to script Chennai Super Kings' fifth win in a row after Brendon McCullum's sizzling halfcentury powered CSK to a daunting 148 for 3 against Kolkata Knight Riders in Match 21 of...
  • IPL 7: Chennai hold nerve to seal lastover win over Hyderabad April 28, 2014

    Chennai Super Kings at one point were in total control of the chase until a few wickets put them in a spot of bother, but skipper MS Dhoni held his nerve to seal a fivewicket win for Chennai over Sunrisers Hyderabad with three balls to spare in an IPL 7...
  • CSK vs SRH, Match 17: as it happened April 27, 2014

    (For ballbyball updates, scroll down to the bottom of the page) After two defeats, Sunrisers Hyderabad have returned to winning ways but next up on the roster for them are the inform twotime champions Chennai Super Kings, and getting past them won't be easier for Hyderabad at Sharjah on Sunday. Chennai have...
  • IPL 7: Chennai out to further dent Mumbai's title defence April 25, 2014

    Mumbai Indians haven't got on the points table yet in IPL 7, having been blanked in both their matches so far; and their task isn't going to get any easier as they will next face a peaking Chennai Super Kings (CSK) team on Friday. Two confidence-shattering defeats against Kolkata Knight Riders...