Malinga is hero as Mumbai Indians clinch record-breaking fourth IPL title beating CSK in last-ball thriller!
Mumbai Indians defeated the defending champions CSK by one run in the IPL final in Hyderabad on Sunday to secure their fourth IPL title, the most number of titles than any other franchise.
Defending champions Chennai Super Kings produced a clinical performance to beat Delhi Capitals by six wickets and enter their eighth final of the IPL.
On a sluggish pitch, which offered considerable turn and odd bounce, Suryakumar Yadav batted in a copybook fashion scoring an unbeaten 71 off 54 balls with MI reaching the target of 132 in 18.3 overs.
The home spinners bamboozled the Delhi Capitals batsmen as prevailed in the IPL battle for the top spot with a thumping 80-run win.
MS Dhoni's well-calculated half-century in challenging conditions turned out to be game-changer as CSK handed a eight-run defeat to Rajasthan Royals.
Defending champions Chennai Super Kings made it two wins in two matches in IPL 2019 after beating Delhi Capitals by six wickets at Feroz Shah Kotla.
CSK open their IPL 2019 campaign against RCB on March 23.
Whistle Podu time: Shane Watson dominates Sunrisers Hyderabad to lead Chennai Super Kings to third IPL title
Chennai Super Kings completed a fairytale comeback from disgrace to glory, clinching their third IPL title after imposing all-rounder Shane Watson single-handedly hammered SRH.
Chennai Super Kings will take on Mumbai Indians, the only team to have won more titles than them, in the opening match of the 11th edition at Wankhede Stadium on Saturday.
With the Indian Premier League 2018 beginning in a few weeks, fans of Chennai Super Kings are gripped by the 'yellow fever'.