Sharjah: Chennai Super Kings captain Mahendra Singh Dhoni has made another big record in his name. Creating history in IPL, Dhoni has become number one. He has achieved this feat in the match played against Sunrisers Hyderabad.
Dhoni again number 1
In fact, Dhoni on Thursday became the first player to complete 100 catches for a franchise in the Indian Premier League (IPL). Former India captain MS Dhoni did this feat for CSK. He achieved this feat when he caught Wriddhiman Saha in Ravindra Jadeja’s over against Sunrisers Hyderabad. He took three catches in the same match.
Raina just 2 steps away from the century of the catch
After Dhoni, only CSK’s Suresh Raina (98) and Mumbai Indians’ Kieron Pollard (94) are included in the list of players with the most catches for any franchise in the IPL. Expressing happiness over this, IPL wrote on its official Twitter handle, ‘Special cricketer, special milestone! Dhoni completed 100 IPL catches for Chennai Super Kings. Applause! Applause!’
The condition of the match was like this
In this match held at Sharjah Cricket Stadium, Chennai Super Kings’ Josh Hazlewood and Dwayne Bravo restricted Sunrisers Hyderabad to 134/7 in 20 overs on a slow pitch. Hazlewood took 3 for 24, his best performance in the IPL, while Bravo took 2 for 17. After this, the Chennai batsmen easily won the match by scoring 138 runs. With this win, Chennai Super Kings has also qualified for the playoffs.