RR vs CSK: Ashwin's all-round show seals top-two finish for Rajasthan Royals
CSK vs RR
Ashwin remained unbeaten on 40 off 23 balls as RR completed the chase of 151 with two balls to go.
Rajasthan Royals qualified for playoffs in style as they defeated Chennai Super Kings by 5 wickets in their final league game at the Brabourne Stadium in Mumbai. Chasing a 151-run target, Yashasvi Jasiwal (59) and Ravichandran Ashwin (40* off 23 balls) starred for the Royals as the side survived a middle-order collapse to secure a win.
While Jos Buttler (2), Sanju Samson (15), and Devdutt Padikkal (3) were dismissed early, RR promoted Ashwin who smashed two fours and three sixes en route to his match-winning knock.
Riyan Parag, meanwhile, remained unbeaten on 10 off as many deliveries to take the Royals home. For CSK, Prashant Solanki took two wickets, while Simarjeet and Santner picked a wicket each.