IPL 2021: CSK captain MS Dhoni played a quick innings of 18 runs in six balls against DC.© BCCI/IPL
Chennai Super Kings (CSK) captain MS Dhoni made a comeback with an unbeaten knock of 18 runs off just 6 balls to help the team register a dramatic four-wicket win against Delhi Capitals (DC) in the Indian Premier League (IPL). helped. 2021 Qualifier 1. In Star Sports’ post-match show, Sunil Gavaskar praised Dhoni’s finishing skills and his ability to lead from the front when he needed it the most. Gavaskar praised everyone for trusting in his abilities to finish the game after Dhoni took the responsibility. Dhoni propelled himself ahead of the in-form Ravindra Jadeja and put up a show for CSK fans to remember.
“Look at the responsibility. Jadeja is hitting the ball a great deal. But he came, he promoted himself. As a captain, he wanted to be there at the end. He wanted to do that. It’s amazing. You Could argue that it hasn’t been the best season for him, but look when it was needed, he came out and delivered and delivered in style.”
Chasing the target of 173 runs posted by DC, CSK were leading the way. Opener Ruturaj Gaikwad scored a scintillating half-century before being dismissed for 70 at the turning point of the game.
Robin Uthappa also went after his fifty and was soon followed by Ambati Rayudu, who was on the receiving end of a freak run out. MS Dhoni joined Moeen Ali in the 18th over and took the bowlers to the cleaners with some hard-hitting.
CSK crossed the line with two balls to spare and made it to the final. Royal Challengers Bangalore (RCB) and Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR) will take on each other in the Eliminator today.
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