Du Plessis blitz puts Chennai in IPL final

Dwayne Bravo dances for MS Dhoni in CSK dressing room

The live telecast of the IPL 2018 match between Chennai Super Kings and Sunrisers Hyderabad will start at 7 PM on May 22nd (Tuesday).

Dhoni has been the captain of Chennai Super Kings since the beginning of Indian Premier and he has led them to their seventh IPL final, a record for both the team and Dhoni.

Chasing 140 for a win and a direct entry into the final of the IPL 2018, CSK nearly made a mess of the seemingly easy run chase, before winning by two wickets and five balls to spare.

Brathwaite to bowl his 3. du Plessis gets down on one knee and lifts the 2 ball over extra cover for a FOUR.

On such close games, the Chennai skipper said: "Good to win games like this".

Chennai Super Kings are the only team in the history of the Indian Premier League to reach seven finals.

Hyderabad will now face the victor of the match between Kolkata Knight Riders and Rajasthan Royals in Qualifier 2 on May 25 at Kolkata.

"It's not easy to not play a lot of games, but I always say you need to train your mind as well".

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Wary of the dew factor later in the evening, Dhoni had earlier opted to field against 2016 champions Hyderabad and paceman Deepak Chahar gave Chennai a ideal start by dismissing opener Shikhar Dhawan for a first ball duck.

Kumar had Shane Watson dismissed for zero with an impeccable away swinger in the first over and Kaul knocked back the stumps of in form Suresh Raina (22) and Ambati Rayudu (0).

Khan bowled Dhoni with his trademark googly for nine.

Captain Kane Williamson (24) also departed as he gloved Thakur's short pitched delivery to Dhoni behind the wickets in the fifth over.

"Saying that, the game swung back our way, the bowlers were outstanding only didn't execute (in the death) as we have in the past", he added of his bowlers who have been excellent in defending low totals throughout season 11.

Earlier, 2016 winners Hyderabad - who topped the league table in this edition - faltered after being put into bat first despite a 29-ball unbeaten 43 from Carlos Brathwaite.

"Credit goes to management, support staff and players".

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