IPL fans lathi-charged in Chennai.
CSK fans gone maid to watch Thala take on Mumbai Indians, A face-off between the two IPL haunts, has always fascinated fans. Chennai Super Kings take on Mumbai Indians at Chepauk on Friday.
Fans have been agog about the encounter from the minute the schedule for the season were announced. With Chennai Super Kings winning all their home matches this year, the excitement was at a high pitch when the sale of tickets began.
Soon the crowd went out of control, The police had to resort to a mild Lathi-Charge against the hundreds of youth. At one point, the crowd swelled to the extent where the barricades couldn't contain them.
Despite the scorching sun and the massive crowd, many waited patiently till afternoon to get the tickets.