Chennai Super Kings takes on Carribean team Trinidad And Tobago in match 15 of Champions League T20 double header in MA Chidambaram Stadium in Chennai tonight. check live score, go here.
Frustrations were drawn on the faces of Trinidad & Tobago players who suffered two close defeats to Mumbai and New South Wales. Poor batting against Mumbai was evident by reaching only a 99-run target for the Mumbai who eventually manage to pull an upset to Tobago by just 1 wicket.
T&T performed better at bat in the next game against NSW by posting a total of 139 runs. The Caribean team almost got a win at the end but New South Wales Moises Henriques stole them by 3 runs.
Trinidad is on the verge of an early exit with two losses plus the fact they are facing the defending champ CSK tonight.
The Super Kings lost their last match against Mumbai, but the signs have been quithe team still poised as title contender of the tournament. CSK bats has been louder in their last game against Cobras with Mike Hussey andhas 29 and 46 respectively.
Bravo also took two wickets enroute to their 4 wicket victory. CSK bowling has been impressive so far with the likes of, and Ravichandran Ashwin in the team. CSK are determined to put Tobago to rest in winning this match or else their 1-1 record will be jeopardize in which MS Dhoni men cannot afford to do.
Trinidad and Tobago won the toss and choose to bat. Check live score, go here.
Trinidad and Tobago won by 12 runs
Man of the match: Sunil Narine
Tobago's bowling and fielding was excellent and Sunil Narine was the pick of the bowlers with figures of 3 wickets giving up 8 in his 4 overs. Tobago's batting is pretty even up woth 4 players in double figure. Perkins (34), Cooper(28), Barath (23), and Simmons (20)
Dwayne Bravo scores 32 but was not enough for the Chennai. MS Dhoni hasn't won that much as a skppier lately following the meltdown in England test.
1st Innings - TT: 123/8 (20)
2nd Innings - CSK: 111/6 (20)
Team Standing Group A
1.Mumbai 2-1 (5 points, 4 matches)
2.NSW 2-1 (4 points, 3 matches)
3.Cobras 1-1 (3 points, 3 matches)
4.Trinidad 1-2 (2 points, 3 matches)
5.Chennai 1-2 (2 points, 3 matches)