Up to date: October 7, 2020 10:17:36 pm
MS Dhoni’s catch within the last over in opposition to Kolkata Knight Riders at Abu Dhabi on Wednesday proved as soon as once more why the age-old cliche- age is only a quantity fits him the most effective.
For critics, it may be a regulation catch however the dedication and athleticism on show by the CSK captain was a pleasure to observe as he despatched Shivam Mavi again to the dugout.
Earlier than the supply by Dwayne Bravo, Dhoni seemingly signalled one thing to the bowler presumably one thing to do with lack of tempo.
Following his skipper’s recommendation, Bravo bowled didn’t preserve an excessive amount of tempo on the ball and induced a thick exterior edge on the slog.
Dhoni dived full size to his proper, juggled it on the primary try, after which took the rebound with a pointy spring to his proper. With this catch, Dhoni additionally turned the wicket-keeper with most catches within the IPL surpassing Dinesh Karthik.
On Loop 💥💥👌 Dhoni pic.twitter.com/trtRwnTwLJ
— JON ¥ $NOW (@BeingKingSnow) October 7, 2020
Dhoni’s spectacular effort drew a whole lot of reactions on social media and listed below are a few of them-
I dont suppose there another wicket retains in India, who can do issues that Ms Dhoni is ready to do on the age of 40.
Respect 💪 #KKRvCSK
— Nikhil Prathapani (@nikhilkp93) October 7, 2020
— Satyjeet Singh💛(CSK) (@Satyjeet_singh1) October 7, 2020
— Chennai Tremendous Kings (@ChennaiIPL) October 7, 2020
Jadeja grabs a stunner and drops one other
Ravindra Jadeja units excessive requirements for himself as a fielder. Fast on his ft, he’s maybe one of many quickest on the sphere with a rocket arm.
Towards KKR, Jadeja mixed with Faf du Plessis to tug off a superb catch within the final ball of the 11th over.
One of the best factor about his fielding effort was the anticipation he possessed which helped him in attending to the ball a second earlier.
— NTR Na Devudu (@devudu_ntr) October 7, 2020
— UrMiL07™ (@urmilpatel21) October 7, 2020
Nonetheless, he spoiled his night when he dropped Dinesh Karthik off Sam Curran.
Chennai Tremendous Kings bowled out Kolkata Knight Riders for 167 after opener Rahul Tripathi’s high-quality knock of 81. No different KKR participant crossed the 20-run mark.
Tripathi’s 51-ball knock had eight fours and three sixes. The final seven KKR wickets fell within the last 5 overs for under 39 runs.
Dwayne Bravo was the choose of the bowlers with Three for 37 as he accomplished 150 IPL victims whereas Sam Curran, Karn Sharma and Shardul Thakur acquired two wickets apiece.
Transient Scores: CSK 167/9 in 20 overs (Rahul Tripathi 81 off 51 balls; DJ Bravo 3/37, Karn Sharma 2/25, S Curran 2/26, S Thakur 2/28)
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