In the exciting IPL 2018, Chennai Super Kings defeated four runs by four runs. In the PCA Mohali stadium, in the match at Chennai’s invitation, Punjab were batting first in the match with 197 runs for 7 wickets in 20 overs. reply, Chennai Super Kings were able to score 193 runs in 5 overs in 20 overs despite their efforts. Chennai, however, lost the match but captain Mahendra Singh Dhoni, with an unbeaten 79 runs (44 balls, 6 fours, and five sixes) in the muscles, won the heart of the cricket fans. Apart from Dhoni for Chennai, Ambati Rayudu has scored 49 runs.
Dhoni kicks off IPL best innings
Mahi is one of the successful captains of the IPL and he is known for his excellent batting and wicketkeeping. Mahi scored an unbeaten 79 against Punjab in the IPL 2018 and his innings was his best innings of IPL career. Prior to this, Dhoni’s best-ever innings was 70 not out. He played this innings in the 2011 IPL season.
Dhoni’s innings against kings xi Punjab
Dhoni scored an unbeaten 79 against Punjab in 44 balls. Dhoni scored 6 fours and five sixes during his innings. His strike rate was 179.55. Although despite this glorious innings of Dhoni,Kings xi punjab won by four runs but Dhoni’s innings turned into a lot of cricket fans. After a long time, Dhoni got such an innings. In this IPL, Dhoni has scored 109 runs in average of 54.50 in 3 matches. Their strike rate is 141.55.
Gayle hit a brilliant innings
Punjab’s first wicket fell as Lokesh Rahul. Rahul scored 37 runs off 22 balls. He shared a 96-run partnership with Gayle for the first wicket. Rahul made Harbhajan clean-bruised by Harbhajan Singh. Chris Gayle played 63 off 33 balls in his very first match. He got Shane Watson caught by Imran Tahir. Maayank Agarwal made 30 with Imran Tahir making the ball bold while Elon Finke Imran Tahir was bowled by LBW. He could not even open his account. Yuvraj Singh could not even play in this match. They were 20 runs behind Shadlul Thakur’s ball behind the wickets in the hands of Dhoni. Captain Ashwin lost his wicket for 14 runs. He sat on the ball of Shardul to hold his catch. Karun Nair scored 29 runs and was caught by Ravindra Jadeja at Bravo’s delivery.