The series of poor performances of Chennai Super Kings continues in the 13th season of the Indian Premier League. After the defeat against Mumbai Indians on Friday, the Chennai Super Kings team has been eliminated from the play-off race. With this, CSK has lost 10 wickets for the first time in the history of the tournament.
Chennai Super Kings, named three times IPL title, is known as the most successful team in the history of the league. But CSK has lost 8 of the 11 matches played so far this season. Now even if the Chennai Super Kings win the remaining three matches, they still cannot reach the play-offs.
This is the first time since the inception of the league in 2008 that the team of Chennai Super Kings will not be seen playing in the play off. In the 13-year history of the IPL, the Mumbai Indians team did not face defeat by 10 wickets before the match against Mumbai Indians.
Chennai Super Kings had a very poor start in the match against Mumbai Indians. Chennai Super Kings, batting first, lost seven wickets for just 43 runs. Thanks to Kuran’s Fifty, the team was able to score 114 runs at the loss of 9 wickets in 10 overs. But Mumbai Indians made the match their own thanks to unbeaten innings of 46 runs by D Cock and 68 by Ishan Kishan.
The Chennai Super Kings team is at the bottom of the points table with 6 points. Now the last challenge for the team is to save their honor.
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