After Mahendra Singh Dhoni did what Mahendra Singh Dhoni does, i.e. end a match off in essentially the most explosive means doable, his Royal Challengers counterpart Virat Kohli took to Twitter to congratulate CSK’s beloved Thala.
Tagging MSD in a submit, the outgoing RCB and India captain Kohli mentioned, “Anddddd the king is back, the greatest finisher ever in the game. Made me jump Outta my seat once again tonight.”
Dhoni would be the mentor of the Indian staff once they take the sector for the T20 World Cup in Dubai later this month.
Anddddd the king is again ❤️the best finisher ever within the recreation. Made me leap Outta my seat as soon as once more tonight.@msdhoni
— Virat Kohli (@imVkohli) October 10, 2021
In at this time’s match, CSK reached the goal of 173 with two balls to spare with Mahendra Singh Dhoni remaining not out on 18 off six deliveries. Ruturaj Gaikwad top-scored with a 50-ball 70 whereas Robin Uthappa contributed a 44-ball 63. For DC, Tom Curran took three wickets whereas Anrich Nortje and Avesh Khan obtained one every.
Earlier, Prithvi Shaw top-scored with a 34-ball 60, whereas captain Rishabh Pant and Shimron Hetmyer contributed 51 not out and 37 respectively after DC scored 172 for five after being invited to bat. While Shikhar Dhawan (7) and Shreyas Iyer (1) have been dismissed by Hazlewood inside the Powerplay, Axar Patel (10) was promoted with out a lot success. Shaw, nonetheless, continued together with his ‘see-the-ball, hit-the-ball’ system as he lofted Shardul Thakur for 2 sixes.
As he reached his fifty off solely 27 balls, he was piercing the off-side subject repeatedly at the same time as Axar perished failing to get the specified distance whereas making an attempt to loft Moeen Ali.
Josh Hazlewood was the decide of CSK bowlers with figures of two/29 whereas Ravindra Jadeja, Dwayne Bravo and Moeen Ali took a wicket apiece.