In the 53rd match of IPL 2021, Punjab Kings (PBKS) won the match by 6 wickets with Chennai Super Kings (CSK) due to great performance in bowling and batting.
Earlier PBKS won the toss and chose to bowl first thus, CSK first batted and made a low score of 134/6 (20) due to great bowled by Chris Jordan 2/20 (3), Arshdeep Singh 2/35 (4), and Mohammad Shami 1/22 (4). Only Faf du Plessis 76 (55) batted well from the CSK side.
Due to a great inning by K.L. Rahul 98* (42), PBKS won the match easily by 6 wickets with CSK. Only Shardul Thakur 3/28 (3) well bowled from the CSK side. After winning this match, PBKS placed at the 5th position in the IPL 2021 points table with 12 points. CSK maintained the 2nd position in the IPL 2021 points table after losing this match.
K.L. Rahul (PBKS) 98* (42), was declared as the Player of the Match due to his great performance in batting.