Chinnaswamy Stadium: Yesterday, The Indian Wicketkeeper batsman and CSK Skipper, MS Dhoni almost pulled a stunner after scoring 24 runs in the last over. With 26 required in the final over, Nobody would think that it’s gonna be Nail-Bitting finish.
With 2 required off the final ball, Parthiv Patel produced a match-winning Run out to dismissed Shradul Thakur. Dhoni played an inning of 84 runs off just 48 balls with 5 fours and 7 sixes.
Moreover, by hitting those 7 Sixes he also became the first Indian player to hit 200 sixes in the IPL and overall he settled at Number 3 position below The Universe Boss Chris Gayle and AB De Villiers with 323 and 204 sixes respectively. Dhoni has now 203 sixes to his name.
The other 3 batsmen who are in the race of reaching the 200 sixes mark are Suresh Raina(190), Rohit Sharma(190), and Virat Kohli(186).