IPL 2023 MATCH SUMMARY: The 16th season of the Indian Premier League (IPL) is set to kick off on March 31st, 2023, and will run for a total of 74 matches. The league matches will take place from March 31st to May 21st, 2023, with the schedule for the four playoff matches to be announced at a later date. The highly anticipated final match of the IPL 2023 season will take place on May 28th, 2023. Stay updated with the latest IPL 2023 scores and results to find out who won today’s match.
IPL 2023 MATCH SUMMARY TABLE
|Date of match||31.03.2023|
|Venue||Ahmedabad, Narendra Modi Stadium|
|Home Team||Gujarat Titans|
|Home Team XI Players||Wriddhiman Saha(w), Shubman Gill, Kane Williamson, Hardik Pandya(c), Vijay Shankar, Rahul Tewatia, Rashid Khan, Mohammed Shami, Joshua Little, Yash Dayal, Alzarri Joseph|
|Away Team||Chennai Super Kings|
|Away Team XI Players||Devon Conway, Ruturaj Gaikwad, Ben Stokes, Ambati Rayudu, Moeen Ali, Shivam Dube, MS Dhoni(w/c), Ravindra Jadeja, Mitchell Santner, Deepak Chahar, Rajvardhan Hangargekar|
|Toss||GT won the Toss and decided to Bowl|
|Score by Individual team||CSK – 178/7 (20)|
GT – 182/5 (19.2)
|Who Won the Match||Gujarat Titans won the 1st Match by 5 Wickets|
|Score||Most Wicket taken by -(individual)|
|Most Runs made by – (Individual)||Ruturaj Gaikwad (CKS) – 92 (50)|
|Most Wicket took by -(Individual)||Rajvardhan Hangargekar (CKC) – 3/36 (4)|
IPL 2023 MATCH SUMMARY 31.03.2023
The opening match of the IPL 2023 season was played on March 31, 2023, at the Narendra Modi Stadium in Ahmedabad. The home team, Gujarat Titans, won the toss and elected to bowl first against the Chennai Super Kings. Despite a strong performance by opener Ruturaj Gaikwad, who scored 92 runs off just 50 balls, the Super Kings were limited to a total score of 178/7
In response, the Gujarat Titans came out firing, led by opener Shubman Gill who scored 63 (36) runs. After a few quick wickets, Wriddhiman Saha and Vijay Shankar steadied the innings and guided the Titans to a comfortable 5-wicket victory over the Super Kings.
IPL 2023 MATCH SUMMARY – Full Scorecard
Chennai Super Kings (20 ovs maximum) – Full Score Card
|Devon Conway||b Mohammed Shami||1||6||0||0||16.66|
|Ruturaj Gaikwad||c Shubman Gill b Joseph||92||50||4||9||184|
|Moeen Ali||c †Saha b Rashid Khan||23||17||4||1||135.29|
|Ben Stokes||c †Saha b Rashid Khan||7||6||1||0||116.66|
|Ambati Rayudu||b Little||12||12||0||1||100|
|Shivam Dube||c Rashid Khan b Mohammed Shami||19||18||0||1||105.55|
|Ravindra Jadeja||c Shankar b Joseph||1||2||0||0||50|
|MS Dhoni (c)||not out||14||7||1||1||200|
|Mitchell Santner||not out||1||3||0||0||33.33|
|Extras||(b 1, lb 6, nb 1)||8|
|Total||(20 Ov) (RR: 8.90)||178/7|
Gujarat Titans (T: 179 runs from 20 ovs) – Full Score Card
|Wriddhiman Saha †||c Dube b Hangargekar||25||16||2||156.25|
|Shubman Gill||c Gaikwad b Deshpande||63||36||3||175|
|Sai Sudharsan||c †Dhoni b Hangargekar||22||17||0||129.41|
|Hardik Pandya (c)||b Jadeja||8||11||0||72.72|
|Vijay Shankar||c Santner b Hangargekar||27||21||1||128.57|
|Rahul Tewatia||not out||15||14||1||107.14|
|Rashid Khan||not out||10||3||1||333.33|
|Extras||(lb 6, nb 2, w 4)||12|
|TOTAL||19.2 Ov (RR: 9.41)||182/5|
Fall of wickets: 1-37 (Wriddhiman Saha, 3.5 ov), 2-90 (Sai Sudharsan, 9.3 ov), 3-111 (Hardik Pandya, 12.1 ov), 4-138 (Shubman Gill, 14.6 ov), 5-156 (Vijay Shankar, 17.6 ov)
IPL 2023 MATCH SUMMARY
In the thrilling match between Chennai and Gujarat! Gujarat won the toss and decided to field first. Chennai came out to bat and put up a formidable total of 178 runs on the board, losing 7 wickets in the process. Rituraj Gaikwad was the star of the innings, smashing 9 sixes and scoring a magnificent 92 runs off just 50 balls.
In reply, Gujarat started their innings with a bang, thanks to the explosive batting of opener Shubman Gill, who played a fantastic innings of 63 runs off 36 balls. However, after his dismissal, things got a bit tricky for Gujarat. Rahul Tewatia played a crucial innings of 15 runs in 14 balls to steady the ship for Gujarat, and ultimately, they were able to chase down the target with 5 wickets in hand.
It was a nail-biting match that kept the audience on the edge of their seats throughout. Gujarat displayed some great skills and teamwork, and their efforts paid off in the end, as they clinched the first match of IPL 2023.
IPL 2023 MATCH SUMMARY: Points Table
IPL 2023 MATCH SUMMARY FAQ
Which team won the first match of the IPL 2023 season?
Answer: The Gujarat Titans won the first match of the IPL 2023 season.
Who was named the Man of the Match in the first match of the IPL 2023 season?
Answer: The information provided in the table and summary does not mention who was named the Man of the Match.
Which stadium hosted the first match of the IPL 2023 season?
Answer: The first match of the IPL 2023 season was played at the Narendra Modi Stadium in Ahmedabad.
Which team won the toss in the first match of the IPL 2023 season, and what decision did they make?
Answer: The Gujarat Titans won the toss and decided to bowl first.
Who scored the most runs and took the most wickets in the first match of the IPL 2023 season?
Answer: Ruturaj Gaikwad of the Chennai Super Kings scored the most runs (92 off 50 balls), and Rajvardhan Hangargekar of the Chennai Super Kings took the most wickets (3 for 36 runs in 4 overs).
IPL 2023 MATCH SUMMARY: NEXT MATCH?
The next match is scheduled to be played on April 1st at 7:30 PM IST at The Punjab Cricket Association IS Bindra Stadium at Mohali, between the Punjab Kings and the Kolkata Knight Riders. Don’t miss the action!
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