Dhoni's CSK makes lowest first-innings score of IPL 2020

Chennai Super Kings registered the lowest first-innings score in this edition of the Indian Premier League when it mustered 125 for five after batting first against Rajasthan Royals.

MS Dhoni struggled to get going against the Royals.   -  BCCI/IPL

Chennai Super Kings registered the lowest first-innings score in this edition of the Indian Premier League when it mustered 125 for five after batting first against Rajasthan Royals in Abu Dhabi on Monday.

Sunrisers Hyderabad's 142/4 versus Kolkata Knight Riders at the same venue is second on the list followed by KKR's 148/5 against Mumbai Indians. Royals (154/6), Delhi Capitals (157/8) and Sunrisers Hyderabad (158/4) round off the list.

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The 51-run stand between Dhoni and Ravindra Jadeja stood out as a solitary exception on a night when Royals' leg-spinners Rahul Tewatia and Shreyas Gopal strangled the scoring rate in the middle overs. The two returned combined figures of 7-0-28-2 ensuring that the runs CSK got from overs 7 to 13 was the third lowest in this IPL.

IPL 2020

Lowest Totals batting 1st:

125/5 CSK v RR, Abu Dhabi

142/4 SRH v KKR Abu Dhabi

148/5 KKR v MI Abu Dhabi

154/6 RR v RCB Abu Dhabi

157/8 DC v KXIP Dubai

Lowest Totals batting 2nd:

109/10 RCB v KXIP, Dubai

112/9 KKR v RCB, Sharjah

131/7 CSK v DC, Dubai

132/10 KXIP v SRH, Dubai

132/8 CSK v RCB, Dubai

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