MS Dhoni registers a pair of records against RCB
Chennai Super Kings captain, MS Dhoni has registered yet another two records in their 1-run defeat against Royal Challengers Bangalore at Chinnaswamy stadium on Sunday.
Dhoni turned into the first Indian player to hit 200 sixes in Indian Premier League (IPL) history with his count of seven sixes which is additionally the joint-most by a batsman in an IPL innings.
He presently has a sum of 203 sixes in IPL, and stands just behind Chris Gayle (323) and AB de Villiers (204) in the unequaled rundown. And the other record is, on the way to his 23rd IPL fifty, Dhoni turned into the first skipper to score 4000 runs in IPL history.
MS Dhoni scored an unbeaten 84 off 48 balls in Bengaluru and recorded his highest-ever T20 score. Inside the powerplay, Chennai Super Kings lost their top four batsman with just 28 runs on board. MS Dhoni then put the whole Chinnaswamy through the disturbance of feelings leaving Virat Kohli in sheer dissatisfaction and profoundly on edge.
After a slow 50-run partnership with Ambati Rayadu, Dhoni started to punish the bowlers at the last stage of the innings. He wondrously diminished the condition from somewhat more than 14 an over to 2 required from one ball but he missed the last ball and CSK just 1-run away to register their 8th win.
However, Dhoni has been in super form in this year’s edition of Indian Premier League (IPL). He scored 314 runs in 9 matches averaging 104.66 with the strike rate of 137.11 and won the match single-handedly at least three times for CSK.