IPL 2023 Winner: Chennai Super Kings (CSK) - Journey from Start to Winning IPL Final Match

IPL 2023 Winner Team: After an absolute nail-biter of a match. Chennai Super Kings lifted their fifth IPL trophy. CSK beat GT by 5 wickets.

Mudit Chhikara
May 30, 2023, 15:10 IST
Know all about Chennai Super Kings - 2023 IPL Winners
Know all about Chennai Super Kings - 2023 IPL Winners

After a riveting two months, the Indian Premier League has come to an end with a thrilling final between Chennai Super Kings and Gujarat Titans. The two teams finished at the top of the points table and looked destined to play in the finals with their strong lineups and leadership.

Hardik Pandya commanded the Gujarat Titans, having successfully led the team to its maiden IPL title in 2022. Living-legend MS Dhoni again helmed the captaincy of Chennai Super Kings and managed to secure the final spot a record 10th time. He has played an overall 11 finals in the Indian Premier League.

The much-anticipated match faced a major setback on the designated date, May 28, 2023, when rain forced a delay to the reserved day: May 29. however, the subsequent day wasn’t any better either with rain pouring during the evening. Thankfully, the skies cleared at night and the match began without any delays.

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IPL 2023 Final: Chennai Super Kings Win by Five Wickets

  • In an explosive inning, Gujarat Titans registered a huge 214/4 total on the scoreboard.
  • However, the play was interrupted due to rain when the Chennai Super Kings came to bat in the second innings. After two hours, the game resumed with a new target per the DLS method.
  • CSK had to chase 171 runs in 15 overs. The team got off to a dream start and amassed 52 runs in the powerplay. However, GT got a second wind towards the end when Mohit Sharma dismissed Ambati Rayudu and MD Dhoni for consecutive deliveries.
  • After an edge-of-the-seat last two overs, CSK emerged as the winner, thanks to Ravindra Jadeja's magnificent finish.
  • Chennai Super Kings won their fifth IPL title and MS Dhoni sealed his name as the most successful captain in the history of the Indian Premier League.
  • At 41 years old, MSD is showing no signs of slowing down and plans to return for one more IPL season if all goes well.
  • From finishing among the bottom two on the points table in 2022 to winning the title in 2023, CSK shows why it's one of the greatest IPL franchises of all time. And it couldn't have been possible without the outstanding leadership of Mahendra Singh Dhoni.
  • Player of the Match: Devon Conway (CSK)
  • Catch of the Match award: MS Dhoni (CSK)
  • Longest Six: Sai Sudharsan (GT)
  • Maximum Fours: Sai Sudharsan (GT) - 8
  • Most Valuable Asset of the Match: Sai Sudharsan (GT)
  • Gamechanger of the Match: Sai Sudharsan (GT)
  • Electric Striker of the Match: Ajinkya Rahane (CSK)

Gujarat Titans Inning 214/4 (20)

Batter

Runs

Balls

4s

6s

SR

Wriddhiman Saha (wk) c MS Dhoni b DL Chahar

54

39

5

1

138.46

Shubman Gill st MS Dhoni b RA Jadeja

39

20

7

0

195.00

Sai Sudharsan lbw b Matheesha Pathirana

96

47

8

6

204.26

Hardik Pandya Not out

21

12

0

2

175.00

Rashid Khan c RD Gaikwad b Matheesha Pathirana

0

2

0

0

0.00

EXTRA

4

( B - 1, W - 2, NO - 0, LB - 1, P - 0 )

TOTAL

214 (4 Wkts, 20 Ov)

( 10.70 RUNS PER OVER )

Chennai Super Kings (CSK) Bowling

Bowler

Ov

M

R

W

NB

WD

Eco

Deepak Chahar

4

0

38

1

0

0

9.50

Tushar Deshpande

4

0

56

0

0

0

14.00

Maheesh Theekshana

4

0

36

0

0

0

9.00

Ravindra Jadeja

4

0

38

1

0

0

9.50

Matheesha Pathirana

4

0

44

2

0

2

11.00

Chennai Super Kings Inning 171/5 (15 Overs)

Batter

Runs

Balls

4s

6s

SR

Ruturaj Gaikwad c Rashid Khan b Noor Ahmad

26

16

3

1

162.50

Devon Conway (wk) c MM Sharma b Noor Ahmad

47

25

4

2

188.00

Shivam Dubey Not out

32

21

0

2

152.38

Ajinkya Rahane c Vijay Shankar b MM Sharma

27

13

2

2

207.69

Ambati Rayudu c & b MM Sharma

19

8

1

2

237.50

MS Dhoni (wk) c David Miller b MM Sharma

0

1

0

0

0.00

Ravindra Jadeja Not out

15

6

1

1

250.00

EXTRA

5

( B - 0, W - 4, NO - 0, LB - 1, P - 0 )

TOTAL (DLS)

171 (5 Wkts, 15 Ov)

( 11.40 RUNS PER OVER )

Gujarat Titans (GT) Bowling

 

Bowler

Ov

M

R

W

NB

WD

Eco

Mohammed Shami

3

0

29

0

0

0

9.67

Hardik Pandya

1

0

14

0

0

1

14.00

Rashid Khan

3

0

44

0

0

0

14.67

Noor Ahmad

3

0

17

2

0

3

5.67

Joshua Little

2

0

30

0

0

0

15.00

Mohit Sharma

3

0

36

3

0

0

12.00

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