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Patna : Three-time champion Chennai Super Kings (CSK) scored 192/3 in 20 overs against Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR) in IPL 2021 Final at Dubai International Cricket Stadium, Dubai, UAE, on October, 15, night, as opener Faf du Plessis scored 86 run in 59 balls hitting 7 fours and 3 sixes while Moeen Ali scored an unbeaten 37 in 20 balls with 2 fours and 3 sixes including 2 off fast medium bowler Shivam Mavi in 17th over. KKR had won the toss and opted to bowl.

du Plessis and Moeen Ali added 68 runs in 39 balls for the 3rd wicket. du Plessis fell to Mavi on the last ball of the 20th over .The South African reached his fifty in 35 balls. CSK scored 53 runs in last four overs. CSK openers : Ruturaj Gaikwad and Faf du Plessis added 61 runs for the first wicket. Gaikwad fell to spinner Sunuil Narine for 32 in 27 balls with 3 fours and 1 six. Robin Uthappa and du Plessis added 63 runs for the 2 wicket. Uthappa fell to Narine for 31 in 15 balls hitting 3 sixes, one each of spinners Shaib Al Hasan, Varun Chakravarthy, and Sunil Narine.

du Plessis hit fast bowler Lockie Ferguson for 2 fours and 1 six in 19th over. Earlier, he had hit Ferguson for 2 fours and 1 six in 11th over. Ferguson conceded 56 runs in his 4 overs without taking any wicket. Narine took 2/26 in 4 overs while Mavi took 1/32 4 overs.