Mumbai. Chennai Super Kings defeated Kolkata Knight Riders by 18 runs in the 15th match of the 14th season of IPL played at Wankhede Stadium here on Wednesday. After losing the toss, Chennai Super Kings scored a mammoth score of 220 runs for three wickets and then dismissed Kolkata for 202 runs in 19.1 overs.
This is Chennai's third win in four matches with six points and the number one spot in the table. Kolkata have suffered a third defeat in four matches. The team is two points and is at number six.
For Kolkata, Andre Russell scored the most 54 runs off 22 balls with the help of three fours and six sixes. Apart from him, Dinesh Karthik scored 40 and Pat Cummins scored an unbeaten 66 from 34 balls with the help of four fours and six sixes.
Deepak Chahar took the maximum four wickets for 29 runs in four overs for Chennai. Apart from them, Lungi Ngidi took three and Sam Karan took one wicket. Karan took a wicket.