Special Broadcasting Service (SBS) (Australia) – Shane Watson has capitalised on a dropped catch in the first over and whacked 106 as Chennai Super Kings drove to an easy 64-run victory over Rajasthan Royals in the Indian Premier League.

Summary

  • Shane Watson has capitalised on a dropped catch in the first over and whacked 106 as Chennai Super Kings drove to an easy 64-run victory over Rajasthan Royals in the Indian Premier League.
  • Watson and Raina shared an 81-run second-wicket stand off 44 balls against wayward seam bowling by Binny, Ben Stokes, and Jaydev Unadkat.
  • Rajasthan pulled back through legspinner Shreyas Gopal (3-20), who removed Raina, Dhoni (5) and Sam Billings (3) in successive overs.
  • But Rajasthan conceded 54 runs off the last seven overs.
  • Stokes made a scrappy top score of 45 off 37 balls but Rajasthan’s big-money signing perished in the 14th over while going for a slog sweep off Imran Tahir’s legspin.


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