CSK vs SRH in IPL 2021: Suresh Raina becomes the fourth batsman to hit 500 fours in IPL

IPL 2021 Phase 2: CSK recalls Suresh Raina's knock against Punjab Kings - Watch
IPL 2021 Phase 2: CSK recalls Suresh Raina's knock against Punjab Kings - Watch

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CSK vs SRH in IPL 2021: Suresh Raina becomes the fourth batsman to hit 500 fours in IPL – Chennai Super Kings batsman Suresh Raina added yet another feather in his cap as he becomes the only fourth batsman in the history of the tournament to hit 500 fours. Raina achieved the feat in the match against Sunrisers Hyderabad on Wednesday.

 

Raina, who is also known as Mr IPL has scored 4,007 runs in 199 matches. The left-hand batsman has smashed one century and 39 fifties in his career. Raina opted out of the last years IPL due to personal reason. In this season Raina has so far scored 121 runs in six games for CSK.

Meanwhile, CSK openers Faf Du Plessis & Ruturaj Gaikwad registered a century partnership as Men in Yellow beat Sunrisers Hyderabad by 7 wickets to record their 5th consecutive victory in IPL 2021. Gaikwad & Du Plessis added 129 runs for the opening wicket which helped them easily chase 172 runs target set by David Warner’s SRH.

It was their 3rd consecutive 50+ partnership and 2nd 100+ partnership. Du Plessis & Gaikwad also completed their 50’s before Ruturaj was dismissed for 75 (44) & Du Plessis for 56 (37).

With this win Chennai reclaimed the top spot in the points table.

IPL 2021 Teams Points Table

No. Teams Played Won Lost N/R Points NRR
1 Chennai Super Kings
6 5 1 0 10 +1.712
2 Royal Challengers Bangalore
6 5 1 0 10 +0.089
3 Delhi Capitals 5 4 1 0 8 +0.269
4 Mumbai Indians 5 2 3 0 4 -0.032
5 Kolkata Knight Riders 6 2 4 0 4 -0.305
6 Punjab Kings 6 2 4 0 4 -0.608
7 Rajasthan Royals 5 2 3 0 4 -0.681
8 Sunrisers Hyderabad 6 1 5 0 2 -0.180
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