The Rajasthan Royals continued their unbeaten streak, as they prevailed over the Chennai Super Kings in the first semifinal and moved into the final. The Royals beat CSK by 14 runs. Ashwin’s 46 off 28 balls, failed to make any impact in the end.
Rajasthan posted 159/8 in 20 overs. Rahane scored 70, while Watson made 32. Dwayne Bravo took three wickets. Morris and Holder took two wickets each. Chennai finished at 145/8 in 20 overs and lost the match by 14 runs.
Raina made 29. Morris remained unbeaten on 26. Ashwin scored 46. Pravin Tambe took three wickets. Pravin Tambe was declared ‘Man of the Match’.