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Nail-biter to start off IPL 2018


Wow, what we witnessed at the Wankhede was just amazing, CSK made a champion comeback, as it was the author of the champion style who has taken CSK home.

Winning the toss and electing to bowl first, CSK started off brilliantly. MSD the think tank was fully functional right from the ball one as he chooses the youngster Deepak Chahar to start the proceedings for Chennai.

CSK cleans up the openers within the power play and Mumbai was put on the backfoot right from the start, but it was the youngsters Ishan and Suryakumar who took them out from the sinking ship and made sure that they got into a bigger ship to sail to their destination, and at the end of first innings they have reached the bank with 165 runs on a tricky Wankhede pitch.

When CSK came out to bat, they were never really in the chase as MI kept picking up CSK's warriors; the young talent in the form of Mayank Markande set the tone for MI by picking up 3 wickets for a mere 23 runs in 4 overs.

The fans started to lose their hope, the shoulders started to drop, hopes seemed to die; then took off the Bravo plane, smashing his maiden IPL 50, Dwayne the entertainer Bravo scored 68 runs from just 30 balls, and it was the injured Kedar on one knee finished it for CSK by smashing a six and a four of the Fizz in the ultimate over of the match.

All hail the mighty CSK for their return to the IPL with a bang, bravo Bravo for his antics.

Until tomorrow, have a good night.

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