Chennai Super Kings (CSK) won the first match easily by 6 wickets with Punjab Kings (PBKS) in the 8th match of IPL 2021.
Previously CSK won the toss and decided to bowl first in this match. Due to the great bowled by Deepak Chahar 4/13 (4), PBKS scored only 106/8 (20). Only Shahrukh Khan 47 (36) with 4 boundaries and 2 sixes batted well from the PBKS side.
PBKS lose early wickets including K.L.Rahul’s run out 5(7) by Ravindra Jadeja as a first wicket. After that, Deepak Chahar took 4 important wickets of PBKS are Chris Gayle 10 (10), Nicholas Pooran 0 (2), Mayank Agarwal 0 (2), and Deepak Hooda 10 (15), which are very good batsmen. Chahar collapsed the batting line so PBKS made a low score of 106/8 against CSK.
During chasing, CSK loses 4 wickets and won this match easily with 6 wickets against PBKS in only 15.4 overs due to good batted by Moeen Ali 46 (31) with 7 boundaries and 1 six, and Faf du Plessis 36 (33) not out with 3 boundaries and 1 six. Mohammad Shami 2/21 (4) bowled well from the PBKS side.
Due to great performance in bowling, Deepak Chahar 4/13 (4) was declared as the Player of the Match