Sehwag’s ton leads Kings XI Punjab to first IPL final following 24-run win over CSK

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Johannesburg, May 31 :Virender sehwag after being ignored for England tour shows again that why he should be picked for the team.After playing a supporting role in a lot of matches for Kings XI Punjab ,He shows that what quality he retains inside.Again for Sehwag, his hand eye combination starts to work.If he retains this form for upcoming domestic season ,he will be an assets for 2015 world cup team .

Veteran Indian batsman Virender Sehwag has returned to his original best by scoring an impressive century to lead theKings XI Punjab to their first Indian Premier League (IPL) final following a 24-run win over the Chennai Super Kings in the second eliminator at the Wankhede Stadium in Mumbai on Friday.

After starting to chase this target suresh raina showed some blasting batting by scoring 87 runs in 25 ball .He got run out else we might have seen csk in the finals.Both innings from sehwag and raina were the highlights of the day.

 Punjab, which will meet the Kolkata Knight Riders in the IPL final in Bangalore on Sunday, managed 226 for six in their innings, which was highlighted by a magnificent 122 off 58 balls by Sehwag, including twelve fours and eight sixes.

According to Sport24, Sehwag’s innings got the best support cast from David Miller’s 38 off 19 balls, while Chennai finished on 202 for seven with a spectacular 87 off 25 balls by Suresh Raina , who hit the second-fastest fifty in the history of IPL cricket.

However, CSK were undone by impressive ground fielding and bowling by the left-arm spinner Akshar Patel and a vital double-strike by Parvinder Awana, the report added.

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