IPL: Ambati Rayudu, Shane Watson help Chennai Super Kings hammer Sunrisers Hyderabad by 8 wickets

Published: 14th May 2018 12:39 AM  |   Last Updated: 14th May 2018 12:57 AM  

Chennai Super Kings rode on opener Ambati Rayudu (100 not out) and Shane Watson (57) heroics to hammer Sunrisers Hyderabad by eight wickets here on Sunday and maintain their second spot in the Indian Premier League. | PTI
Following the win at the Maharashtra Cricket Association Stadium, Chennai are virtually through to the play-offs with 16 points. | PTI
In pursuit of Hyderabad's 179/4, it was the Chennai openers who gave their side a flying start, forging a match-winning 134-run partnership. | PTI
Rayudu meanwhile, also slammed his maiden IPL ton facing 62 deliveries, smashing seven fours and as many hits into the stands. On the other hand, Watson's knock off 35 balls contained five boundaries and three sixes. | PTI
Chennai Super Kings' players applaud Ambati Rayudu's century against Sunrisers Hyderabad during their IPL T20 cricket match in Pune on Sunday. | PTI
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