In the 11th Season of Indian Premier League Opening Game Chennai Super Kings Captain MS Dhoni won the toss and elect to bowl first and invite Rohit Sharma & Co. of Mumbai Indians to Bat first on the Wankhede stadium.
In the batting first, Mumbai Indians who have not get a good starts from the openers as Lewis out without troubling to scorer on the bowling chahar and then after on the team score of 20 team loses second wickets inform of skipper sharma so team getting under pressure but thanks to a good partnership between Kishan and Yadav 78 run for the third wickets give good momentum for the next batsman. In the End little cameo innings from the Krunal Pandya of 41 run in 22 balls with 5 fours and 2 sixes help a bombay to put 165 run in 4 wickets in the 20 overs time.
In reply of the 166 target chennai loss the wickets on the regular interval and on the one stae 118-8 in 16.3 overs but thanks to marvelous inning from the west indies players of Dwayne Bravo of 68 runs in 30 balls with 3 fours and 7 sixes and in the last over Jadhav Scoring 6 and 4s help a chennai to win the first match of the IPL 2018 in style. Team losses 9 wickets so win with 1 wickets in this ipl opener.
With great bowling and Game changing performance with batting Dwayne bravo pick as a Man of the Match award.
Brief scores: Mumbai Indians 165/4 in 20 overs (Suryakumar Yadav 43, Krunal Pandya 41*; Shane Watson 2-29) lost to Chennai Super Kings 169/9 in 19.5 overs (Dwayne Bravo 68, Kedar Jadhav 24*; Mayank Markande 3-23, Hardik Pandya 3-24) by 1 wicket