Chennai defeated the franchise of Delhi by 80 runs in one of the most 'one-sided' encounters in the history of Indian Premier League (IPL). Let's walk you through the moment that completely changed the outlook of the game.
Batting first, Chennai Super Kings posted a huge total of 179 on the board at MA Chidambaram Stadium. With the help of Suresh Raina's 59 and MS Dhoni'sn unbeaten knock of 44, Chennai reached to this amazing total.
Chasing 180, Delhi kept on losing wickets at regular intervals and never looked strong in the chase. In the end, the team led by Shreyas Iyer could not even manage to reach the three-digit mark and was bowled out for 99 in 16.2 overs.
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