The eighth match of the 14th season of the Indian Premier League was played between the Punjab Kings and Chennai Super Kings being played at the Wankhede Stadium in Mumbai. The match ended with Chennai comfortably defeating Punjab by 6 wickets to register their first victory in this season. This is the third consecutive win against Punjab for CSK with them defeating KL Rahul’s team in both the matches of the previous season. Chennai captain Mahendra Singh Dhoni in his 200th match decided to bowl first after winning the toss. Punjab scored 106 for 8 wickets in 20 overs. Punjab scored 107 for 4 wickets in 15.4 overs. Moeen Ali scored the most runs in the match for Chennai. He scored 46 runs off 31 balls with him hitting 7 fours and a six.
Faf Duplessis remained unbeaten with 36 runs with him hitting 3 fours and a 6. While others like Suresh Raina scored 8 runs, Rituraj Gaikwad 5 runs and Sam Curran 5* runs.
Shahrukh Khan with his 47 runs off 36 balls scored the most runs for Punjab. During this, he hit 4 fours and 2 sixes. Deepak Chahar took a four-wicket haul for Chennai in this encounter which is his best bowling figure in IPL. He took 4 wickets for 13 runs in 4 overs. Apart from them, Sam Curran, Moeen Ali and Dwayne Bravo took a wicket each.