Chennai Super Kings won the IPL championship 2023 when Ravindra Jadeja shone in a dramatic final against Gujarat Titans. He made history for CSK by hitting a six and a four off the final two balls. Following Mumbai Indians, Chennai Super Kings became the second team with five IPL championships.
In a gripping final versus Gujarat Titans at the Narendra Modi Stadium in Ahmedabad early on Tuesday, Ravindra Jadeja struck the final two balls for six and four, giving Chennai Super Kings a record-tying fifth IPL championship. Rain cut short the 2023 Indian Premier League final, but CSK and GT still gave fans a championship match to remember.
In what is mostly considered to be the best IPL season, CSK needed 13 runs off the last over. With the wickets of Ambati Rayudu and MS Dhoni, Mohit Sharma, who was outstanding for the Titans all season, broke the Super Kings’ pursuit. However, Ravindra Jadeja kept cool and delivered two of the most significant runs in CSK history to secure their sixth IPL triumph.
Chennai Super Kings (CSK) vs Gujarat Titans (GT)
Chennai Super Kings have now tied Mumbai Indians for the most IPL titles with five. MS Dhoni, who was leading in his 10th IPL final, has now tied Rohit Sharma for the most IPL championships as captain, with five.
Gujarat Titans were on the verge of becoming the first IPL club to win back-to-back titles in their first two seasons, but it was not to be. The Titans finished first in the points table for the second year in a row and advanced to the final after beating MI in Qualifier 2.
Chennai Super Kings won their maiden IPL title in 2010 and defended it the following year. After serving two years of a two-year suspension in 2016 and 2017, they got their third championship in 2018 after coming back.They had a disastrous season in 2020, but rebounded with their fourth title in 2021. After a lackluster season in 2022, the Super Kings made history by winning their fifth IPL title in 2023.