IPL points table: Chennai Super Kings are sixth in the table with six points from eight matches.BCCI / IPL
Chennai Super Kings lost two of their games on the strength of an all-round performance to beat Sunrisers Hyderabad. The win, which is sixth in the Indian Premier League 2020 rankings compared to the Rajasthan Royals, puts them below David Warner’s lowest net run rate. CSK and SRH are the only teams to have played eight games so far as they entered the second half of the tournament and each tied with six points. Mumbai Indians, Delhi Capital and Royal Challengers Bangalore are top with 10 points while Kolkata Knight Riders are fourth with eight points.
KK Rahul and Mayank Agarwal of Kings XI Punjab, who are at the bottom of CSK’s Faf du Plessis, missed out on a chance to get into trouble in the Orange Cap race and died for the golden duck.
Warner, ranked fourth in the list of runners-up, and his fifth-ranked opener, Johnny Bairstow, also lost by 9 and 23 runs respectively to the SRH openers. Dubai.
Rashid Khan’s wicket was reduced as the Purple Cap race remained relatively undecided in Tuesday’s match.
T Natarajan has taken nine wickets this season, but he is far from the top wicket taker so far. He is still led by Kagiso Rabada, who has 17 slaps in all seven matches.
He is 11 wickets faster than Jaspreet Bumrah and Trent Boult’s MI fast pair.