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Ravindra Jadeja scripts history by scoring 37 runs in an over:- Chennai Super Kings hard hitter has been having an amazing IPL this year. Ravindra Jadeja scored 37 runs in the last over in the 19th match of the season against Royal Challengers Bangalore. Chennai Super Kings scored 154 in 19 overs and Jadeja's beautiful knock of 37 made them reach 191 in their 20 overs. He smashed Harshal Patel for five sizes and a four and Patel bowled a no-ball that brought extra runs for the team. Jadeja was lauded by his fans and Chennai mates after the knock. Harshal Patel was impressive with 3/14 in his 3 overs and it was Jadeja who spoiled things completely. The match took place in Wankhede Stadium last evening. Jadeja scored 62 runs in 28 balls in his innings.
Chennai Super Kings won by 69 runs in the battle. Royal Challengers Bangalore were restricted to 122 for the loss of 9 wickets in their 20 overs and Ravindra Jadeja has been named as the Player of the Match for his 3/13 in 4 overs and 62 not out with the bat. Faf du Plessis scored 50 for Chennai Super Kings and Ruturaj Gaikwad scored 33 for the team. Harshal Patel (3/51) was decent among the bowlers of Royal Challengers Bangalore. Ravindra Jadeja was in a top-class form with the ball too. His magical spell of 3/13 along with Imran Tahir (2/16) made Royal Challengers Bangalore. Devdutt Padikkal (34), Glenn Maxwell (22) are the top scorers for the side. Chennai Super Kings is on the top of the points table with four victories in five matches and is followed by Delhi Capitals and Royal Challengers Bangalore.