In final like matches before Semi Finals, Chennai Super Kings and Deccan Chargers progress to semi finals.
In the first match, Chennai Super Kings chased a massive total of 192 set by Kings XI Punjab.
Marsh’s 88 of 57 balls and Irfan Pathan’s 44 of 27 balls made Punjab reach 192. Sangakkara contributed with 33 runs and Jayawardhane with 21.
Chasing 192, Chennai lost their wickets of Hayden and Murali Vijay early in the beginning. Later Dhoni, Badrinath and Suresh Raina’s innings made CSK enter into semi finals.
In another match, Deccan Chargers defeated Delhi Dare Devils by restricting them to 134/7.
Andrew Symonds 54 of 30 balls made DC reach 145. Chasing 145 Delhi lost their wickets in regular intervals. Collingwood’s 51 of 42 balls didn’t help Delhi Dare Devils win their semi finals race.