Mumbai: Chennai Super Kings have lost by 7 wickets in the first match of IPL 2021 against Delhi Capitals. Chennai Super Kings captain Mahendra Singh Dhoni is very upset and disappointed after starting the tournament with a loss.
Dhoni raging on bowlers
After the defeat of Chennai Super Kings against Delhi Capitals, skipper Mahendra Singh Dhoni is furious at his bowlers. Dhoni has said that after the poor performance in the first match of IPL against Delhi Capitals, their bowlers will have to learn lessons from their mistakes.
Delhi won the match with 8 balls left
For the win, the target of 189 runs was achieved by Delhi losing eight wickets with eight balls to spare. Shikhar Dhawan played 85 and Prithvi Shaw played 72 innings.
Dhoni asked his bowlers to learn a lesson.
Dhoni said, ‘We could have bowled better. The bowlers could not perform as expected and bowled very loose balls. They have taken a lesson and they will do better ahead. ” New Delhi captain Rishabh Pant decided to bowl after winning the toss. Dhoni said, ‘A lot depends on the dew and keeping that in mind, we wanted to score as many runs as possible.’