Sakshi Dhoni
Sakshi Dhoni (Credits: Twitter)

The Chennai Super Kings (CSK) play their first match at their newly adopted home ground at MCA Stadium, against the Rajasthan Royals. As a result, the sea of pink and blues changed into yellow to welcome MS Dhoni’s stars.

Also, many flocked in from Chennai to support their idols at CSK as the masses are n0w devoid of any IPL action due to the protest at Tamil Nadu’s capital.

Fans at Pune were treated to run fest mainly due to the onslaught from Shane Watson who scored his 3rd ton in IPL career.

IPL 2018: Watch - Ajinkya Rahane's wife consoles Sakshi post MS Dhoni's dismissal
Ajinkya Rahane’s wife, Radhika. Credits: Newsbugz

Also, Watto scored his runs against his former club at Rajasthan Royals which sheltered him for seven seasons before it was relegated from the tournament.

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However, the Royals’ would be kicking themselves for letting him go when they had the chance to last season. CSK were marching towards at total above 210 when MS Dhoni walked in.

In an anti-climax, Dhoni held out a catch to Krishnappa Gowtham who dismissed Raina with a brilliant catch few balls earlier.

IPL 2018: Watch - Ajinkya Rahane's wife consoles Sakshi post MS Dhoni's dismissal
Sakshi Singh Dhoni. Credits: TFP

Moreover, in the stand of MCA Stadium, Pune, wives of the two captains in the match were sitting alongside each other. Sakshi Singh Dhoni expressed her disappointment to see the back of husband, MSD.

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As a result, Radhika Dhopavkar, wife of RR captain Ajinkya Rahane, consoled Sakshi who appeared distraught post-MS Dhoni’s dismissal.

Here’s look at the video.

Chennai Super Kings, on the back of centurion Shane Watson, posted a challenging total of 204 in front of Rajasthan Royals with the help of late flourish from Dwayne Bravo.