MS Dhoni 200 Match for CSK: Chennai Super Kings captain Mahindra Singh Dhoni set another record to his name in the 49th match of IPL 2022 against Royal Challengers Bangalore. Donny became the first player to play 200 matches for CSK. Meanwhile, he is the second player after Virat Kohli to play many matches for any one team. Kohli played 218 matches in the IPL for Royal Challengers Bangalore.
Dhoni has so far scored 4,312 points for the Chennai Super Kings with an impressive average of 40.67. Let me tell you, this is Dhoni’s 230th match in the IPL, two years ago when CSK was banned, he played 30 matches with Pune Supergiants.
Dhoni will join another club from Kohli once he has scored 6 runs
MS Dhoni scored 5,994 points in 264 rounds of the 301 T20 matches played so far with an average of 38.67. If Dhoni scored 6 points against RCB today, he would become the second captain in T20 cricket to touch the 6000 point mark as a captain. So far, only ex-Indian captain Virat Kohli has managed to score 6000 points like this. Kohli has 6451 nursing as captain in T20 cricket. Meanwhile, Rohit Sharma is ranked third in this list with a score of 4721 times.
RCB set a target of 174 runs in front of CSK
Hitting first, RCB set a goal 174 times in front of CSK. Faf du Plessis (38) and Virat Kohli (30) gave the team a good start, adding 62 runs to the first wicket, but then the Spinners made a strong comeback from Chennai. Mahipal Lumore scored 42, Rajat Patidar 21 and Dinesh Karthik 26* to lead the team to this result. Moin Ali got two and Mahesh Tekshana got three wickets. Royal Challengers Bangalore scored 173 points in 20 increases for 8 wickets lost.