MS Dhoni led from the front and took his team out of trouble by posting a thundering unbeaten fifty as Chennai Super Kings beat Sunrisers Hyderabad at Chennai.
A 90 runs 2nd wicket partnership between Michael Hussey and Suresh Raina sealed the demise of Rajasthan Royals despite the first IPL 2013 ton by Shane Watson.
Another all round performance by the most dependable player of Chennai Super Kings, Ravindra Jadeja, led his time to a convincing win vs. Kolkata Knight Riders.
Michael Hussey and MS Dhoni laid a solid foundation while batting superbly for Chennai Super Kings as their bowlers swallowed the perishable Delhi Daredevils.
An explosive batting by Michael Hussey, well assisted by Murali Vijay, led Chennai Super Kings to their first victory in the IPL while beating Kings XI Punjab.
Australia beat Sri Lanka in the third and final Test, made a clean sweep of 3-0 as the match ended on the fourth day with a minor resistance from the visitors.
Michael Clarke hit another hundred while Shane Watson and Mitchell Johnson contributed valuable runs as Australia took a vital first innings lead vs. Sri Lanka.
The Sri Lankan batsmen fought hard until the final moments of the fifth day but the rival bowlers got through their defences and won the match for Australia.
Australia came back in the match by removing the openers of Sri Lanka and the home side looks for a victory after setting a mammoth target for the visitors.
Tillakaratne Dilshan thrashed a ton and ably assisted by Angelo Matthews, he saved Sri Lanka from a follow on as Australia got a comprehensive lead in the match.