In the 35th match of the IPL 2021, Chennai Super Kings (CSK) won the match by 6 wickets with Royal Challengers Bangalore (RCB) due to good performance in batting and bowling.
Earlier CSK won the toss and chose to bowl first thus, RCB starts with a great opening partnership of 111 runs in 13.2 overs between Devdutt Padikkal 70 (50), and Virat Kohli 53 (41). When the score of RCB is 111/0 in 13 overs, then it seemed that RCB would make more than 200 runs in this match. But due to great bowled by Dwayne Bravo 3/24 (4), and Shardul Thakur 2/29 (4), RCB only scored 156/6 in 20 overs. RCB set the target of 157 runs in 20 overs against CSK in this match.
During chasing the target, CSK loses 4 wickets and won this match easily by 6 wickets with RCB due to good batted by Ruturaj Gaikwad 38 (26), Ambati Rayudu 32 (22), and Faf du Plessis 31 (26). Only Harshal Patel 2/25 (4) good bowled from the RCB side. After winning this match, CSK placed at the top position in the IPL 2021 points table.
Due to his great performance in bowling, Dwayne Bravo (CSK) 3/24 (4), was declared as the Player of the Match.