The captain of Chennai Super Kings (CSK) MS Dhoni lost his cool after a mix up with West Indies all-rounder Dwayne Bravo which resulted in a catch drop in the match against Mumbai Indians.
Chennai Super Kings ( CSK ) emerged victorious in the first game of the Indian Premier League (IPL) 2021 second leg at Dubai International Cricket Stadium.
Notably, the MS Dhoni-led side after being at a disadvantage made an exceptional comeback which resulted in CSK beating the defending champions Mumbai Indians.
The MS Dhoni-led side had a bizarre start, as they were reduced at 24/4. Before the powerplay ended Faf Du Plessis, Moeen Ali, MS Dhoni and Suresh Raina went back to the pavilion, courtesy of The Blackcaps pace attack Trent Boult and Adam Milne. Not only this Ambati Rayudu who is one of the most trustable batsmen of Chennai Super Kings (CSK) suffered a blow on his elbow which resulted in him getting retired hurt.
However, with the help of sensational 88 runs knock of youngster Ruturaj Gaikwad and a 23 runs cameo by Dwayne Bravo, CSK posted 156 runs on the board.
MS Dhoni Loses His Cool At Dwayne Bravo
Mumbai Indians didn’t have a great start while chasing a decent total as they lost back-to-back wickets and were reduced at 58/4 with top batters like Suryakumar Yadav, Quinton de Kock and Ishan Kishan getting back to the pavilion.
The absence of captain Rohit Sharma and all-rounder Hardik Pandya did create a lot of problems for defending champions. However, stand-by skipper Kieron Pollard was expected to play a big knock but he too got dismissed at 15.
Meanwhile, MS Dhoni who is known for having an ice-cool nature was seen losing his cool during the 18th over of the match. When a mix up between him and Bravo caused CSK the wicket of Saurabh Tiwary.
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However, the confusion between MS Dhoni and Dwayne Bravo did not cost much to Chennai Super Kings (CSK) as they comfortably won the battle by 20 runs to reach the top of the points table.