Chennai Super Kings skipper MS Dhoni neglected to strike once more and he was excused by Ravi Bishnoi while attempting to play away from his body in Dubai against Punjab Kings on Thursday.
Subsequent to choosing to bowl first, PBKS bowlers were all over CSK, diminishing Dhoni’s group to 134/6 of every 20 overs.
On the last conveyance of the twelfth over, Bishnoi conveyed a googly and the ball took an inside edge prior to arriving onto the stumps.
MS Dhoni, who played an 18-ball 27 runs in his past match, could oversee just 12 runs off 15 balls this time. Up until now, the CSK skipper has scored 96 runs from ten innings in IPL 2021 innings at a normal of 13.71 and a strike pace of 95.04.
Playing in their last match of the association stage, Chennai lost their tremendous opener Ruturaj Gaikwad (12) in the fourth over. Moeen Ali came out to bat however could withdraw after a 6-ball duck.
Pacer Arshdeep Singh was the one to strike on the two events. Afterward, Chris Jordan likewise joined the party and excused Robin Uthappa and Ambati Rayudu in seventh and ninth over individually.
Faf du Plessis to some degree restored the innings with his fifth half century of the 2021 tournament.
“You have to cope (when it comes to mental or skill aspect) up with that. We had played very good cricket to reach the playoff stages. We had a few bad games 2 out of 3 and one we felt like we could have a comeback and that’s part and parcel d in leagues like these, you have to be at your best.” Said by Dhoni in the post match presentation
“Motivation is not a factor, the guys are highly motivated and maybe we need to tune up slightly as to what needs to be done and also a few tosses if they had gone our way. It would have looked worse winning toss and batting on that wicket and I felt the wicket changed a bit, it was a bit challenging but it was a good wicket.”concluded by him.
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CSK simply figured out how to arrive at the count of 134 runs, which PBKS pursued easily in 13 overs as PBKS captain, KL Rahul played a stellar inning.