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Chennai defeated defending champion Mumbai for the second time in the IPL opening match; Rayudu scored 71 runs



Mahendra Singh Dhoni could not open the account in the opening match. He returned unbeaten after winning the match.

  • Out of 4 opening matches between the two teams, 2 Mumbai Indians and 2 CSK won

Chennai Super Kings (CSK) defeated Mumbai Indians by 5 wickets in the opening match of the 13th season of IPL. After losing the toss in the match played in Abu Dhabi, Mumbai had scored 162 runs after losing 9 wickets in 20 overs. In response, CSK scored 166 runs losing 5 wickets in 19.2 overs to win the match. Chennai defeated defending champions Mumbai for the second time in the opening match of the IPL.

CSK, led by Mahendra Singh Dhoni, came off to chase a 163-run target and had a very poor start. The team had lost two wickets in the initial 2 overs. The innings was handled by Ambati Rayudu (71) and Faf du Plessis (58) and shared 115 runs for the third wicket. CSK topped the tally with this win securing 2 points. Mumbai Indians Trent Boult, James Pattinson, Jaspreet Bumrah, Krunal Pandya and Rahul Chahar took 1-1 wickets.

  • Man of the Match: Ambati Rayudu
  • Gamechanger of the match: Faf du Plessis
  • Super Striker of the Match: Quinton Dickock
  • Let’s crack a six: Ambati Rayudu
  • Power Player of the Match: Quinton Dickock

Opening match for the fourth time between the two teams
CSK and Mumbai have played the opening match of IPL for the fourth time. In this, both teams have won 2–2 matches. The last IPL opening match between Mumbai and Chennai took place in 2018. Nevertheless, Chennai had won by 1 wicket in a thrilling match. Mumbai has played the opening match 7 times so far.

Second Innings Highlights

Over How many runs Batsman Bowler
0-5 23/2 Rayudu: 10 runs Bolt: 1 wicket
6-10 47/0 Rayudu: 29 runs
11-15 46/0 Rayudu: 28 runs
16–19.2 50/3 Du Plessis: 20 runs Rahul: 1 wicket

Saurabh of Mumbai scored 42 and Dickock scored 33

Mumbai Indians, captained by Rohit Sharma, had scored 162 runs after losing 9 wickets in 20 overs. Saurabh Tiwari scored the highest 42, Quinton Dickock 33, Kieron Pollard 18 and Suryakumar Yadav scored 17 runs. At the same time, Lungi Ngidi took 3 wickets for CSK. He dismissed James Pattinson (11), Kieron Pollard (18) and Krunal Pandya (3).

Faf du Plessis took 2 brilliant catches by Saurabh Tiwary and Hardik Pandya at the boundary.

Faf du Plessis took 2 brilliant catches by Saurabh Tiwary and Hardik Pandya at the boundary.

At the same time, CSK’s Ravindra Jadeja and Deepak Chahar took 2-2 wickets. Jadeja dismissed Saurabh Tiwari (42) and then Hardik Pandya (17). Faf du Plessis took superb catches at the boundary of both players. At the same time, Deepak sent Suryakumar Yadav (17) and Trent Boult (0) to the pavilion.

First innings highlights

Over How many runs Batsman Bowler
0-5 48/1 Quinton Decock: 33 runs Piyush Chawla: 1 wicket
6-10 38/1 Saurabh Tiwari: 22 runs Sam Karan: 1 wicket
11-15 40/3 Saurabh Tiwary: 20 runs Ravindra Jadeja: 2 wickets
16-20 36/4 Kieron Pollard: 18 runs Lungi ngidi: 3 wickets

Du Plessis’s innings was the turning point
After losing two wickets in the first two overs, Faf du Plessis took over the Chennai Super Kings innings. Faf, along with Ambati Rayudu, added 115 runs for the third wicket. Faf held one end and was not out until the end.

Tournament starting interest factors

  • First four: Rohit Sharma hit the first ball of the match. Deepak Chahar was the bowler.
  • First six: Saurabh Tiwari hit the second ball of the ninth over. Ravindra Jadeja was the bowler.
  • First wicket: Rohit Sharma was dismissed by Piyush Chawla on the fourth ball of the 5th over.
  • First catch: Sam Karan caught the fourth ball of the 5th over as Rohit Sharma.
  • First DRS: Chennai Super Kings took the fourth ball of the 14th over of the first innings.
  • First no ball: The last ball of the sixth over in the second innings was given the no ball by the TV umpire. It was Bumrah’s first over.

Dhoni said- Set up is new this time

After the toss, Dhoni said in a funny manner on social distancing that we wanted to know whether we would be able to keep the fielders in the slip. This time the set up is new. Enjoyed the most from isolation to practice. The team is all set. At the same time, Rohit Sharma compared to last time in UAE, we are playing with almost new team. In such a situation, we hope that our record will improve here.

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Cyclone storm, warning of 2 days of heavy rain in these states; Know how the weather will be in your area




The effect of cyclonic storm is also visible on the weather of North India. According to the Meteorological Department, rain is forecast in most areas of Uttar Pradesh, Rajasthan and Haryana. At the same time, due to western disturbance, western disturbances are also expected to change in the seasonal activities of North India in the next two-three days. There is a possibility of showers in the national capital Delhi and Haryana amidst cloud movement. According to the Meteorological Department, there is a possibility of rain in most areas of Uttar Pradesh, Haryana and Rajasthan.

There is a possibility of heavy rains in Rajasthan

Hurricane Takte is moving out of Gujarat and is moving towards Rajasthan. Now its speed has started slowing down. It will reach Rajasthan by late night on Tuesday. Due to the weakening of the storm, the wind will now run at a speed of 40-50 km per hour. It was previously estimated that the wind speed could be up to 60 km. The Meteorological Department has predicted heavy rain in some areas of Udaipur and Jodhpur divisions due to this system. Director of Meteorological Department Radheshyam Sharma said that due to the impact of the system, heavy rain may occur in Banswara, Bhilwara, Chittorgarh, Dungarpur, Pratapgarh, Rajsamand, Sirohi, Udaipur, Jalore and Pali between late Tuesday to Wednesday morning. Apart from this, several districts of Jaipur, Ajmer, Kota and Bharatpur divisions are expected to receive heavy rains on Wednesday afternoon and late evening.

Chance of rain for two days in Delhi

The weather will change in Delhi also, the mood in the national capital Delhi is also changing. According to the Meteorological Department, drizzle and light rain is expected today amidst cloudy movement. According to the forecast of Indian Meteorological Department, Delhi is expected to receive pre-monsoon rains on 19-20 May. Today in Delhi, the minimum temperature can remain 24 ° C and the maximum temperature can be up to 33 ° C. According to the Meteorological Department, Delhi is expected to receive pre-monsoon rains due to western disturbances.

Forecast of rain in these states

According to weather forecast agency Skymet, heavy to very heavy rains are likely at many places along Gujarat and North Maharashtra coast. While light to moderate rains may occur over Kerala, Konkan and Goa, parts of South Rajasthan in Madhya Pradesh. Apart from this, light to moderate rains are expected with Northeast India, Lakshadweep, Interior Tamil Nadu and Interior Karnataka with some strong rains. While light to moderate rains may occur over the western Himalayas, Chhattisgarh, Telangana, Andhra Pradesh and isolated parts of Andaman and Nicobar Islands.

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When Karan Johar asked Shahrukh Khan, what to do if someone kISS your daughter? Got shocking answer




Actor Shahrukh Khan, known as the King of Bollywood, is much more positive about his daughter Suhana Khan. We do not say this, but Shahrukh Khan himself said that after listening to you, you will also be convinced of our words. Actually, an old video of filmmaker Karan Johar’s popular show ‘Coffee with Karan’ is becoming quite viral on social media at this time.

In this video, actress Alia Bhatt and Shah Rukh Khan are seen with Karan. Meanwhile, the host of the show Karan Johar asks actress Alia Bhatt a candid question. The question is, ‘How old were you when Alia became your first boyfriend? In response to this question, Alia says that I was 16 years old.

On which Karan asks Taapak to Shahrukh Khan in a funny way, ‘Your daughter is also 16 years old, will you kill the person who kisses your daughter?’ In response to this question, Shahrukh Khan says, ‘I will rip the lips of that fellow’. Let me tell you that Shahrukh Khan’s daughter Suhana is very active on social media and keeps sharing a glamorous photo more than hers. It is often speculated that she can make her Bollywood debut soon.

If we talk about Shahrukh Khan at the same time, then after a break of two years, he is going to make a big comeback on the big screen from the film ‘Pathan’. In Shah Rukh’s film, his opposite actress Deepika Padukone will be seen, while Salman Khan’s cameo role will also be seen in the film.

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Zayn Saifi’s efforts got acknowledged by Facebook




Every step you take is another step close where you want to be. Small steps one after another take one to their destination. One such milestone is achieved by Zayn Saifi. He recently got verified on Facebook.

Zayn is a well known Comic YouTuber. He is the member of YouTube Channel named Round2hell. The channel has a huge fan base of 19.1 Million people and specially famous amongst the youngsters.

Zayn has undoubtedly worked hard day and night to achieve what he have now. Getting verified on Facebook was surely a good thing he have a huge fan base and his fans were overwhelmed. After this verification fans can directly connect with him and there will no more confusion between his account and other fake accounts and pages.

He is touched to see reaction of his fans on this and happy that Facebook finally acknowledged his hard work and he got what he really deserves. His fans will be happy to know that now they can see more of him on his Facebook page as well. No one can get enough of the person who serves content in such way.

Zayn’s Real name is Shahrukh, but everyone knows him by the name Zayn Saifi. He was born on 12 February 1996 in Pakwara, Moradabad, Uttar Pradesh. He with his two best friends started the YouTube channel Round2hell . The story behind the name of channel is also a interesting one. As everything has a story behind it that need to be shared. It’s a huge task to provide comic content on the point to the audience but when you have zeal to do something and achieve it you give it your all and get it and that’s exactly what the trio did. They slogged for it and got it. They were even the part of 2019 YouTube Fest.

The Facebook verification will help for people to connect with him better and to know him more. Zayn will surely be celebrating it. He says it’s nothing but just a minute step towards achieving what he want from his life. He is working day and night hard for it. But it’s the time to celebrate this small win for sure.

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