Marcus Stoinis was named Man of the Match for his batting innings of 53 off 21 runs and bowling figures of 2/29.
Chennai won by 5 wickets. Ambati Rayudu made 71 off 48 balls and Faf du Plessis scored 58 off 44 balls.
The 13th season of the cash rich league has been shifted out of India due to the coronavirus pandemic and will be held in the UAE.
The Indian Premier League is just ten days away from kick off and all eight teams are hard at work.
IPL chairman Brijesh Patel is already in Dubai, along with certain other key officials.
In all, 24 matches will be held in Dubai, 20 in Abu Dhabi and 12 in Sharjah.
Last week 13 members of the CSK squad in the UAE had tested positive for COVID-19.
A round-up of the latest news from the Indian Premier League 2020 .
The 2020 edition of the Indian Premier League will kick off on September 19.
The company, started by Indian entrepreneurs Harsh Jain and Bhavit Sheth, reportedly has stakeholders from Chinese company Tencent Global.
This includes those with tourist, business, student and transit visas.
The move comes after severe backlash faced by the company on social media as a fallout of the clashes between Indian and Chinese troops in...
Patel added that the Standard Operating Procedure to combat the COVID-19 threat is still being prepared and the BCCI will formally write to...
While the schedule for the knockouts is yet to be revealed, the final will be held on May 24 with the last league game on May 17.