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IPL 2022: It was like Niagara Falls, says coach Stephen Fleming on dew after CSK’s defeat against Lucknow | Cricket News – Times of India

MUMBAI: Chennai Super Kings' (CSK) head coach Stephen Fleming has compared the dew during his team's Indian Premier League (IPL) match against Lucknow Super Giants (LSG) to the Niagara Falls, justifying their move to make Shivam Dube bowl the match-turning 19th over at the expense of spinners. With LSG needing 34 from 12 balls, the duo of Man-of-the-Match Evin Lewis and Ayush Badoni smashed Dube for 25 runs, to bring the equation down to nine from the last over at the Brabourne Stadium here. First-timers LSG then knocked off the required runs to win their first IPL match with three balls to spare on Thursday night. "If you'd looked earlier on, spinning options were taken out of play because it was like Niagara Falls in terms of the wetness and they (LSG) played well," Fleming said the v...