KKR vs CSK: Kedar Jadhav struggled to get going and ultimately was unbeaten on 7 off 12 balls.© BCCI/IPL
Former India opener Virender Sehwag has taken a dig at Chennai Tremendous Kings’ faltering IPL 2020 campaign, saying that among the batsmen within the workforce consider the franchise as a “authorities job” by which remuneration is assured regardless of efficiency. Chasing 168, veteran opener Shane Watson struck his second successive fifty to present CSK an ideal begin on Wednesday, however the workforce choked on the again finish of the innings and was restricted to 157 for five to suffer its fourth defeat in five matches.
“It ought to have been chased down. However the dot balls performed by Kedar Jadhav and Ravindra Jadeja did not assist,” Sehwag advised ‘Cricbuzz’.
“And, for my part, among the Chennai Tremendous Kings batsmen consider CSK as a authorities job, whether or not you carry out or not, they know they will get their wage anyway,” he added.
CSK added simply 14 runs from 11-14 overs, a interval after they misplaced each Watson and an in-form Ambati Rayudu. Despatched forward of West Indies all-rounder Dwayne Bravo, Kedar Jadhav laboured to seven off 12 balls as KKR gained the sport by 10 runs.
This isn’t the primary occasion of batsmen letting the workforce down. Final week, the MS Dhoni-led aspect had misplaced a close-fought match to SunRisers Hyderabad by seven runs after a top-order collapse.
The three-time champions have 4 losses from six video games and are positioned sixth within the eight-team IPL Factors Desk. They’ll tackle Virat Kohli’s Royal Challengers Bangalore on Saturday.
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