55th match of IPL 2023 on Wednesday (May 10) Chennai Super Kings Vs. Performed in Delhi Capitals team. Chennai defeated Delhi by 27 runs in this match held at MA Chindbaram Stadium, Chennai. With this win, the Chennai team has reached the threshold of the play offs. At the same time, Chennai’s veteran batsman Ambati Rayudu completed 200 matches in his IPL career while entering this match. Another record was registered in his name while doing this performance.
Ambati Rayudu has represented Mumbai Indians Chennai Super Kings in his IPL career. The match against Delhi was his 200th IPL match. Rayudu is the only cricketer in IPL history to complete 200 matches without playing a single Test match. Earlier, Kieron Pollard had played 189 IPL matches without playing a single Test.
While playing in his important match, Rayudu scored 21 runs off 17 balls, hitting a four and a six each.
Going into this match, Chennai scored 168 for 8 in 20 overs with little contributions from all the batsmen when they batted first. Delhi got off to a poor start in chasing these runs. They lost their first three wickets cheaply. Rylee Russo and Akshar Patel tried to fight back a bit. However, they failed to cross the winning line. Due to this defeat, Delhi’s challenge in the tournament has now ended.
Players who have played most IPL matches without playing a single Test
Ambati Rayudu 200
Kieran Pollard 189
Yusuf Pathan 174
Manish Pandey 168
Sanju Samson 149
(Ambati Rayudu Played His 200 IPL Match Without Playing Test Cricket)