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Chennai Super Kings won by 4 wickets.

Rajasthan vs Chennai

Chennai charge past Royals

Anirudha and Morkel see Super Kings home in Jaipur

Srikkanth Anirudha: Celebrates Chennai's win

Chennai Super Kings kept their Indian Premier League play-off hopes alive with a four-wicket win over the Rajasthan Royals.

A late blitz by Srikkanth Anirudha (18 not out) and Albie Morkel (18 not out) saw the Super Kings home in Jaipur, the pair putting on 43 runs in just two overs as the visitors reached their victory target of 127 in 18.1 overs.

Suresh Raina top-scored for Chennai with 23 runs.

Ben Hilfenhaus and Yo Mahesh both weighed in with two wickets apiece when the Super Kings restricted their hosts to 126 from their 20 overs.

Brad Hodge's 33 was the pick of the performances by the Royals batsmen.

Match Details

Date
10th May 2012
Toss
Venue
Sawai Mansingh Stadium, Jaipur
Umpires
B N J Oxenford and S S Shamsuddin

chennai BATTING CARD

Batsman R
Hussey run out 19
Vijay b Watson 0
Raina c Rahane b Pankaj Singh 23
Bravo c Binny b Trivedi 10
Dhoni c Rahane b Trivedi 10
Jadeja c Botha b Pankaj Singh 16
Morkel not out 18
Anirudha not out 18
Extras 1nb, 12w 13
Total Close, 18.1 Overs 127 - 6
Full Batting Card

rajasthan BOWLING CARD

Bowler O M R W
Watson 3 0 32 1
Pankaj Singh 4 0 34 2
Tait 3.1 0 20 0
Botha 4 0 23 0
Trivedi 4 0 18 2
Full Bowling Card