In a battle between two high-flying Indian franchises, Chennai Super Kings held on for a narrow 12-run victory over Sunrisers Hyderabad on Thursday. A composed Suresh Raina and a whirlwind MS Dhoni set up the victory for the two-time IPL champions who posted a daunting total of 202. Below are the statistical highlights from the game at Ranchi:
# Chennai Super Kings' 12-run triumph is their tenth in 16 matches in the CLT20 - winning % 65.62 (Lost five and Tied 1). They became the second team after Trinidad and Tobago to register ten wins in the CLT20. (CSK vs Hyderabad, as it happened)
# Chennai Super Kings (202/4) have posted their highest total in the CLT20, outstripping the 200 for three vs Wayamba at Centurion on September 15, 2010.