Chennai Super Kings

  • KKR to play CSK in 2014 Champions League Twenty20 opener 6 days ago

    New Delhi: Reigning IPL champions Kolkata Knight Riders will play Chennai Super Kings in the inaugural match of this year's Champions League Twenty20 at the Rajiv Gandhi International Cricket Stadium in Hyderabad on September 17. The sixth edition of the Twenty20 tournament will be held in four Indian cities -- Hyderabad,...
  • Run outs of Raina, McCullum saw Chennai lose momentum: Stephen Fleming May 31, 2014

    The run-outs of Suresh Raina and Brendon McCullum saw Chennai Super Kings lose momentum when chasing the huge target set by Kings XI Punjab in the IPL Qualifier 2, said CSK's coach Stephen Fleming after his side lost by 24 runs at the Wankhede Stadium. "We did not feel we were...
  • Sachin advised me to spend more time at the crease, says Sehwag May 31, 2014

    Mumbai: Virender Sehwag, who tormented the Chennai Super Kings' bowlers and set up the win for Kings XI Punjab with a 58-ball 122 said Sachin Tendukar advised him to spend more time at the crease. "I was hitting the ball well throughout. I had a chat...
  • IPL 7: Skipper Dhoni fumes after CSK fail to make final May 31, 2014

    Mumbai Mahendra Singh Dhoni was sarcastic in his criticism of the Chennai Super Kings bowlers as they were knocked out of the IPL after losing the Qualifier 2 to Kings XI Punjab on Friday. Punjab yet again buried CSK under a mountain of runs, scoring a...
  • Virender Sehwag blitz powers Kings XI Punjab into IPL-7 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 24-run victory over Chennai Super Kings to enter the IPL-7 final. Punjab will face Kolkata Knight Riders in the final which is scheduled to be played on Sunday....
  • IPL 7: Suresh Raina's scintillating knock thrills Wankhede June 1, 2014

    Suresh Raina once again proved that why he loves IPL. Move over Yusuf Pathan, AB de Villiers or Glenn Maxwell knocks -- Raina showed what real carnage is all about. If Virender Sehwag's 122 off just 58 balls was not enough for Wankhede on Friday -- Raina treated the Mumbai...
  • 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...
  • As it happened: Chennai vs Punjab, Qualifier 2, IPL 7 May 30, 2014

    (For ball-by-ball commentary, scroll down to the bottom of the page) Pre-match: 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. Punjab would not have expected to be in such a situation but...
  • IPL 7 Qualifier 2: Form guide of Kings XI Punjab, Chennai Super Kings May 30, 2014

    Punjab are yet to make it to the final of an IPL season. They have been the most consistent and in-form team of the season, but their star batsman, Glenn Maxwell's poor form in the last few group matches has hurt the team's cause. On the other hand, Chennai have...
  • IPL 7 Qualifier 2, Chennai vs Punjab: Players to watch out for May 30, 2014

    Kings XI Punjab, who were undoubtedly the best team in the group stage of IPL 2014, were defeated comfortably by Kolkata Knight Riders by 28 runs in the first qualifier. Punjab will now take on Chennai Super Kings in the second qualifier for a place in the finals. Mohit Sharma...
  • IPL 7: Kings XI Punjab need to play intelligent cricket against CSK May 30, 2014

    Momentum is an important essence in cricket and after the loss against Kolkata Knight Riders in Qualifier 1, Kings XI Punjab discovered that they might not be the favourites against Chennai Super Kings in the Qualifier 2 to be played on Friday. George Bailey's Punjab outfit had cruised its way...
  • 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...
  • Our bowlers did a real good job, says Dhoni May 29, 2014

    Mumbai: After sealing a place in the second qualifier with a comfortable seven-wicket win, Chennai Super Kings skipper Mahendra Singh Dhoni on Wednesday heaped praise on his bowlers for putting up a good show on a wicket that was favourable to batting. "I think the bowlers did a real good...
  • CSK to face Punjab in 2nd qualifier after knocking Mumbai out of IPL 7 May 28, 2014

    David Hussey (40*) and Suresh Raina (54*) kept their calm till the end to help Chennai Super Kings knock out Mumbai Indians of IPL 7 in the Eliminator match at the Brabourne Stadium in Mumbai on Wednesday. Chennai overhauled the target of 174 with relative ease to win the match...
  • As it happened: Chennai vs Mumbai, IPL 7, Eliminator May 28, 2014

    (For ball-by-ball commentary, scroll down to the bottom of the page) Pre-match: After scripting a miraculous finish in their last group stage game to earn a place in the play-offs, title holders Mumbai Indians will now face an uphill task against two-time champions Chennai Super Kings. Mumbai, who sealed a last four...
  • Dhoni, Maxwell among most searched IPL players May 28, 2014

    New Delhi: Chennai Super Kings captain Mahendra Singh Dhoni and Kings XI Punjab's wonder boy Glenn Maxwell have been the most searched 'Man of the Match' players in this season's Indian Premier League (IPL). Chennai Super Kings are also the most searched team besides Kolkata Knight Riders, Mumbai Indians and Kings...
  • 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 run-chase 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 run-chase 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...
  • Eliminator match against Mumbai won't be easy: Fleming May 27, 2014

    Mumbai: Chennai Super Kings coach Stephen Fleming predicts another cliff-hanger between his team and title holders Mumbai Indians in the Indian Premier League Eliminator at the Brabourne Stadium here on Wednesday. "Mumbai were excellent against us last year. We had some revenge this year with...
  • IPL 7 Eliminator: Mumbai Indians face formidable Chennai Super Kings May 28, 2014

    After scripting a miraculous finish in their last group stage game to earn a place in the play-offs, title holders Mumbai Indians will now face an uphill task against two-time champions Chennai Super Kings in the IPL eliminator at the Brabourne Stadium in Mumbai on Wednesday. The resurgent Mumbai, who sealed...
  • 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 IPL-7 have given his side much-needed 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 three-match losing streak May 24, 2014

    Faf du Plessis scored a fifty and had a 75-run partnership with MS Dhoni (49*) to take Chennai Super Kings to an eight-wicket 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...
  • As it happened: Chennai vs Bangalore, IPL 7, Match 53 May 24, 2014

    (For ball-by-ball commentary scroll down to the bottom of the page) Their playoff hopes over after defeat at the hands of Kolkata Knight Riders, a shattered Royal Challengers Bangalore will play for pride against a slightly shaky Chennai Super Kings in their last league encounter of IPL 7. The 30-run defeat against...
  • IPL 7: RCB play for pride, CSK aim for second spot May 24, 2014

    Their playoff hopes over after defeat at the hands of Kolkata Knight Riders, a shattered Royal Challengers Bangalore will play for pride against a slightly shaky Chennai Super Kings in their last league encounter of the seventh edition of Indian Premier League on Saturday. The 30-run defeat against KKR, who booked...
  • IPL 7: Has complacency hit Chennai Super Kings ahead of the playoffs? May 23, 2014

    With three defeats on the trot, the Chennai Super Kings suddenly find their IPL-7 campaign wobbling despite being through to the playoffs. One of the most consistent and well-balanced outfits in the league, Chennai are comfortably sitting at second spot on the points table but a string of losses - against...
  • IPL 2014: Chennai have lost games very easily, says skipper MS Dhoni May 23, 2014

    A livid Chennai Super Kings skipper Mahendra Singh Dhoni stressed on the need of addressing the defeats while stating that they would need to score "230" since the new ball bowlers are not providing the breakthroughs. "I think we need 230 as our new-ball bowlers are...
  • IPL 7: Warner, Dhawan steer Hyderabad to a six-wicket win over Chennai May 22, 2014

    Ranchi: Riding on David Warner's brilliant 45-ball 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...