IPL 8: CSK starts with a victory by defeating Delhi Daredevils.
Chennai Super Kings wins over Delhi Daredevils by one run in an exciting Indian Premier League (IPL) match at the Chidambaram Stadium yesterday.As start, Chennai Super Kings lead by MS Dhoni posted 150/7 after Daredevils selected to bowl in the wake of winning the toss.Following a 151-run target, Delhi Daredevils, drove by a determined innings from Albie Morkel (73*), came surprisingly close to wining the challenge. Obliging a six off the last ball, the left-gave batsman just figured out how to score a four to lose tortuously by a run.
DD chasing started on a wrong note, losing three wickets. Asish Nehra (25/3) shook their follow up, getting the initial three wickets as his canny knocking down some pins constrained the Delhi batsmen into playing poor strokes.