Chennai charge past Royals

Anirudha and Morkel see Super Kings home in Jaipur

Last Updated: 10/05/12 10:02pm

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Srikkanth Anirudha: Celebrates Chennai's win

Srikkanth Anirudha: Celebrates Chennai's win

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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.

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