Today’s Match Details – Chennai Super Kings v Kolkata Knight Riders
Match – 41 DLF IPL T20, IPL5 2012
Date – April 30, 2012
Time – 8:00 pm i.e 14:30 GMT |20:00 IST
Venue – MA Chidambaram Stadium, Chepauk, Chennai
Toss – Chennai Super Kings elected to bat
Result – Kolkata Knight Riders won by 5 wickets
Man of the match – D Das
Today in the 41st match of IPL Season 5, Chennai elected to bat first after winning the toss. Kolkata Knight Riders bowlers bowled a very tight line and length and never allowed CSK to score easy runs. S Raina with 44 runs was the top scorer followed by MS Dhoni. CSK could manage to post 139/5 in 20 overs.
Chasing 140 to win, KKR captain Gambhir lead from front. He scored a brilliant 63 and added 70 runs with Kallis to take his team towards victory. In the final over, the match was poised for a nailbitting finish but D Das scored 2 boundaries to take his team towards a superb 5 wicket win.