LSG vs CSK
, Stats/players record for today's match
Lucknow Super Giants (LSG) take on four-time winners Chennai Super Kings (CSK)
on Thursday at the Brabourne Stadium in Mumbai.
The KL Rahul-led Lucknow began life in IPL with a
defeat, with fellow debutant Gujarat Titans
source : news18
Chennai Super Kings also had a
disappointing start in their title defence.
The reigning champions went down against Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR) by five wicket.
Lucknow Super Giants could muster just 158/6 in 20 overs. Defending the total, LSG’s bowling was off colour with
only Krunal Pandya and Dushmantha Chameera
managing to keep things tight.
Meanwhile, CSK were restricted to 131/5 in 20 overs by KKR, who chased down the total in 18.3 overs.
Dwayne Bravo picked three wickets
but not much to defend
scoring a fifty on debut and a fifty by
as well, Lucknow got to a decent total despite their star players not doing well.
Dhoni's fireworks of
50 runs in 38 balls
was not enough for Chennai Super Kings in opener against Kolkata Knight Riders