MS Dhoni 200 Match For CSK: Chennai Super Kings captain Mahendra Singh Dhoni has made another record in the 49th match of IPL 2022 against Royal Challengers Bangalore. Dhoni has become the first player to play 200 matches for CSK. At the same time, he is the second player after Virat Kohli to play so many matches for any one team. Kohli has played 218 matches in IPL for Royal Challengers Bangalore.
Dhoni has so far scored 4312 runs for Chennai Super Kings at an impressive average of 40.67. Let me tell you, this is Dhoni’s 230th match in IPL, two years when CSK was banned, he played 30 matches for Pune Supergiants.
Dhoni will join another club of Kohli as soon as he scores 6 runs
MS Dhoni has scored 5994 runs in 264 innings of 301 T20 matches played so far at an average of 38.67. If Dhoni scores 6 runs against RCB today, he will become the second captain in T20 cricket to touch the 6000-run mark as a captain. So far, only former Indian captain Virat Kohli has been able to score 6000 runs in this format. Kohli has 6451 runs as captain in T20 cricket. At the same time, Rohit Sharma is at the third position in this list with 4721 runs.
RCB set a target of 174 runs in front of CSK
Batting first, RCB has set a target of 174 runs in front of CSK. Faf du Plessis (38) and Virat Kohli (30) gave a good start to the team, adding 62 runs for the first wicket, but after that the spinners made a strong comeback from Chennai. Mahipal Lomror scored 42, Rajat Patidar 21 and Dinesh Karthik scored 26 * to take the team to this score. Moeen Ali got two and Mahesh Teekshana got three wickets. Royal Challengers Bangalore scored 173 runs in 20 overs for the loss of 8 wickets.