IPL 2021 Final Match Result: In the final match of IPL (IPL 2021), Chennai Super Kings (CSK) won the title for the fourth time by defeating Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR). In the final match, Chennai Super Kings (CSK) had given a target of 193 runs to Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR) while batting first, in response to which Kolkata team could score only 165 runs for the loss of 9 wickets in the stipulated 20 overs. The hero of Chennai’s victory was Faf du Plessis, who played an unbeaten 86 to take Chennai to a big score. Apart from Du Plessis, Chennai opener Ruturaj Gaikwad contributed 32 runs. Apart from this, Robin Uthappa played a stormy innings of 31 runs in 15 balls. Apart from this, Shardul Thakur took 3 wickets, Josh Hazlewood, Ravindra Jadeja took 2-2 wickets, Deepak Chahar and Dwayne Brabo took one wicket each.
Faf du Plessis and Ruturaj Gaikwad set a unique record
Chennai’s opener Faf du Plessis and Ruturaj Gaikwad gave a quick start to Chennai by performing well. In this match, both the batsmen made a unique record of partnership. In this season, the highest partnership of 756 runs was made between the two batsmen. This is the third highest partnership in a season in IPL history. In IPL 2016, Virat Kohli and AB de Villiers made a record partnership of 939 runs. After this, David Warner and Jonny Bairstow shared 791 runs in IPL 2019.
This 300th T20 match as Dhoni’s captain
Chennai Super Kings captain Mahendra Singh Dhoni created history as he entered the final of the Indian Premier League (IPL)-14 against Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR). This was Dhoni’s 300th T20 match as captain. He has become the first captain in the world to reach this position. Apart from Dhoni, Darren Sammy of West Indies is the only player to captain in more than 200 matches.
Gaikwad wins Orange Cap
Ruturaj Gaikwad scored 32 runs in the final match. He also became the highest run scorer in this season. Gaikwad won the Orange Cap by scoring 635 runs in IPL 2021. Gaikwad batted well this season and proved to be the most important player for the team.
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