IPL 2021 Live Cricket Score, PBKS vs CSK: High-Flying Punjab Kings Face Bottom Placed Chennai Super Kings


PBKS vs CSK Live Score: KL Rahul shall be making an attempt to register a win towards MS Dhoni, on Friday.© BCCI/IPL

Punjab Kings (PBKS) face Chennai Super Kings (CSK) in Match 8 of the continued Indian Premier League (IPL) 2021 season, on the Wankhede Stadium on Friday. Having already registered a win, PBKS shall be hoping to construct a profitable run towards the MS Dhoni-led aspect. CSK are but to open their account, having misplaced to Delhi Capitals (DC) in Match 2. Punjab started their marketing campaign on a powerful be aware, defeating Rajasthan Royals (RR) by 4 runs in a high-scoring thriller. Captain KL Rahul, who received the Orange Cap winner final 12 months, carried on along with his superb kind final season, and slammed 91 runs off 50 balls, serving to his aspect set a goal of 222 runs for RR. Deepak Hooda additionally made a noteworthy contribution, scoring a vital knock of 64 runs in 28 balls. Fast bowlers Arshdeep Singh (three wickets) and Mohammed Shami (two wickets) put in prime shows to limit Rajasthan to 217 for seven in 20 overs. In distinction, CSK misplaced to DC by seven runs of their first match of the season. Suresh Raina (54 off 36 balls) scored a half-century to assist CSK submit a goal of 189 runs, which DC chased efficiently with eight balls to spare. Shardul Thakur was CSK’s main wicket-taker vs DC with two wickets, however conceded 53 runs in 3.4 overs. In Match 8, CSK shall be hoping to register their first win of the marketing campaign towards a aspect, who shall be aiming to place a critical problem for the playoffs in IPL 2021. (LIVE SCORECARD)

IPL 2021 Match 8 Live Cricket Score And Updates Between Punjab Kings (PBKS) vs Chennai Super Kings (CSK) from Wankhede Stadium

  • 18:24 (IST)

    All eyes on Deepak Hooda

    Deepak Hooda put in a superb batting show throughout the win vs Rajasthan Royals. The Baroda cricketer scored 64 off 28 balls, full of 4 fours and 6 sixes. He shall be hoping to construct on his robust begin, and cement his place in Punjab Kings’ batting order.

  • 18:06 (IST)

    Chennai Super Kings pumped up for Match 8!

    Ahead of Match 8, CSK took Twitter to tease their followers with a pre-match video. The franchise shall be hoping to register their first win of the marketing campaign in the present day. Posting on Twitter, CSK captioned the video as, “Ready to ROAR! The lions are pumped up and hungry to get back on track! All that pre-match build-up ahead of the Kings’ clash. #PKBSvCSK #WhistlePodu #Yellove”.
  • 17:55 (IST)

    Head to go

    PBKS and CSK have confronted one another in 24 IPL matches, with the previous profitable solely 9 instances. MS Dhoni’s aspect got here out on prime in 15 fixtures.

  • 17:39 (IST)


    CSK shall be hoping that the likes of MS Dhoni and Shardul Thakur enhance their shows after a poor match vs DC, wherein they misplaced. Dhoni was dismissed for a two-ball duck. Meanwhile, Thakur took two wickets however conceded 53 runs in 3.4 overs. On the opposite hand, PBKS are in good kind, with KL Rahul slamming 91 runs within the victory towards RR. Punjab received the match by 4 runs. 

  • 17:19 (IST)

    Good night and welcome everybody!

    Good night and welcome everybody to our stay protection of IPL 2021’s Match 8 between Punjab Kings (PBKS) and Chennai Super Kings (CSK), on the Wankhede Stadium. Both groups have had contrasting fortunes of their campaigns till now, with PBKS profitable the primary match of their season. Meanwhile, CSK registered a defeat within the first fixture of their marketing campaign. The MS Dhoni-led aspect shall be hoping to seize a win tonight towards a staff consisting of the likes of KL Rahul and Mohammed Shami. Stay tuned for some thrilling cricket, people!

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