Pepsi IPL 7 2014, 3rd Match was played at Sheikh Zayed Stadium, Abu Dhabi. Chennai Super kings (CSK) won the toss and elected to bat first. The CSK openers went berserk and gave chennai supper kings a great foundation for huge total. Both Smith and Maccullum made half centuries and Chennai Super kings (CSK) went to score 205 for 4 in their quota of 20 overs.
Many thought the match was over for Kings XI Punjab (KXIP). After loosing three quick wickets specially of Virendra Sehwag it was herculean task for Kings XI Punjab (KP) to hunt down Chennai Super kings (CSK) mountain everest total of 205. But Maxwell and Miller had other things in their mind, Glenn Maxwell unleashed its primary weapon of reserve sweep and with the help of 15 fours and 2 sixes he scored 95 runs in just 43 cherries. When Maxwell was bowled by a prefect yoker from part time bowler Smith, Kings XI Punjab (KXIP) needed just 39 runs in 26 balls. It was cake walk for Kings XI Punjab as Miller and Bailey made sure that they suppressed the Chennai Super Kings total in 18.5 overs.
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