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Watson played a blistering innings and hit a superb half-century. Watson batted with astonishing batting, completing his century in 33 balls with 7 to 9 and 9 sixes. The highlight of Watson's innings was that he had opened his account in 11 balls. Watson started off slow on the crease but after the eyes became frozen, he started playing the shot and hit fours and sixes on every bowlers' balls. The Chennai team's start to chase the target of 179 runs was very bad.
The team's first wicket fell to 16 runs. But then Watson and Raina together called the attack against the Hyderabad bowlers. Both the batsmen opened the front against every bowler in Hyderabad and played a big shot. During this, Watson looked more aggressive and batted. Both batsmen also completed half-century partnership for the second wicket.
Earlier, losing the toss and batting first, the Hyderabad team set a target of 179 for a win against Chennai. Kane Williamson (47) and Yusuf Pathan (47 not out) made an unbeaten half-century. Apart from these, many batsmen got the start but they could not turn it into a big innings. At the end, Hyderabad scored 178 runs in 20 overs losing six wickets.