Chennai Super Kings have registered a stunning win in the match number 49 of the Indian Premier League (IPL) 2023 against their arch-rival Mumbai Indians.
In the El-Clasico played today in the IPL 2023, CSK registered a big by 6 wickets to further strengthen their chances of a top 2 finish.
Batting first, Nehal Wadhera played crucial inning to guide Mumbai Indians to 139 runs in their 20 overs.
Chasing the target, both Ruturaj Gaikwad and Devon Conway gave a stunning start as the former scored 30 runs in 16 balls while the latter scored 44 runs in 42 balls.
Ajinkya Rahane and Shivam Dube also crossed the 20 runs mark and eventually CSK won the match by 6 wickets to register their 6 win of the campaign.
This is after a long 13 years that Chennai Super Kings has beaten Mumbai Indians at the Chepauk stadium. See how Twitterati reacted.
CSK beat MI in Wankhede— Johns. (@CricCrazyJohns) May 6, 2023
CSK beat MI in Chepauk
2 wins in 2 matches in El Classico for Chennai in IPL 2023. pic.twitter.com/inlyQHEqzO
Last time we beat MI in Chepauk. I'm just saying. pic.twitter.com/imzMoBaZlz— Heisenberg ☢ (@internetumpire) May 6, 2023
Rohit: We have not lost a single match against CSK in Chepauk in last 13 years— Sagar (@sagarcasm) May 6, 2023
Last time CSK beat Mumbai at Chepauk…🤞🏻 pic.twitter.com/rQ2cSilsKH— Manya (@CSKian716) May 6, 2023
– After 13yrs, CSK Defeated MI at Chepauk— 𝑺𝒉𝒆𝒃𝒂𝒔 (@Shebas_10dulkar) May 6, 2023
– After 9yrs, CSK Defeated MI in both League matches
– For 1st time, CSK Succesfully Chased Target against MI at Chepauk
– For 1st time, Rohit Sharma Lost at Chepauk against CSK as Captain
All Streaks Ended 🥲#MIvsCSK
Chennai Super Kings are the winner of this EL CLASSICO, as they comprehensively beat Mumbai Indians by 6 wickets, and move to 2nd spot in the points table. A win against MI at Chepauk after 13 years#IPL2023 #CSKvMI #CricketTwitter— Vishnukumar GD (@ItsGDTweets) May 6, 2023