Indian Premier League (IPL) CSK vs SRH: Chennai Super Kings (CSK) has become the first team to reach the Indian Premier League (IPL) 2021 playoffs. CSK beat Sunrisers Hyderabad (SRH) by six wickets on 30 September (Thursday). With this win, CSK have a total of 18 points in their account and Dhoni and Co. have confirmed their place in the playoffs. In this match, Captain Dhoni won the team with a six. Dhoni returned not out after scoring 14 runs in 11 balls and in this way he also equaled a special record of Ravindra Jadeja.
Dhoni has equaled Ravindra Jadeja in terms of being not out for the most number of times in successful chases in IPL. This was the 24th time, when Dhoni remained not out while chasing runs in IPL, before this record was recorded in the name of Ravindra Jadeja alone and now Dhoni has also reached the top in this matter with him. Apart from this, Dhoni also completed 100 catches as a wicketkeeper for CSK in IPL. Dhoni is the most successful wicketkeeper in IPL history.
Dhoni has so far taken 158 victims in 215 IPL matches. This includes 119 catches and 39 stumpings. Dinesh Karthik is at number two, who has taken 146 wickets in 207 IPL matches. CSK has played a total of 11 matches this season, out of which the team has won 9. CSK have not lost a single match in the second phase of IPL 2021 so far.