Top 5 Partnerships from CSK in IPL History

In IPL history, Chennai Super Kings (CSK) have witnessed dynamic partnerships. Top 5 include the formidable duo of Dhoni and Raina, followed by Hussey and Vijay, among others, showcasing CSK’s batting prowess.

5. Murali Vijay and Albie Morkel

On April 3, 2010, in a thrilling encounter between Chennai Super Kings (CSK) and Rajasthan Royals (RR) at the Chennai ground, Murali Vijay and Albie Morkel teamed up to create history. They orchestrated the highest partnership by runs for the third wicket, scoring an impressive 152 runs together. Their stellar performance not only bolstered CSK’s innings but also set a formidable target for the opposition. This remarkable partnership played a crucial role in CSK’s victory, showcasing their prowess with the bat and contributing significantly to the team’s success in the match against RR.

4. Murali Vijay and Michael Hussey

On May 28, 2011, during a thrilling match between Chennai Super Kings (CSK) and Royal Challengers Bangalore (RCB) at Chennai’s home ground, Murali Vijay and Michael Hussey formed a formidable partnership, setting a new record for the highest partnership by runs for the 1st wicket. Their exceptional teamwork yielded a remarkable total of 159 runs, showcasing their skill and coordination on the field. This significant achievement not only bolstered CSK’s position in the match but also etched their names in the annals of cricket history.

Partners Runs Wkt Team Opposition Ground Match Date
RD Gaikwad, DP Conway 182 1st CSK v SRH Pune 1 May 2022
SR Watson, F du Plessis 181* 1st CSK v Kings XI Dubai (DICS) 4 Oct 2020
RV Uthappa, S Dube 165 3rd CSK v RCB DY Patil 12 Apr 2022
M Vijay, MEK Hussey 159 1st CSK v RCB Chennai 28 May 2011
M Vijay, JA Morkel 152 3rd CSK v RR Chennai 3 Apr 2010

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