Dhoni achieved the feat towards the continuing Indian Premier League (IPL) match towards Rajasthan Royals on the Wankhede Stadium on Monday.
A match made in heaven 😍MS Dhoni is all set to Captain @ChennaiIPL for the 2 hundredth time.#VIVOIPL https://t.co/1dS3bEzZDR
— IndianPremierLeague (@IPL) 1618840244000
Dhoni, who has performed 207 matches within the IPL, has featured for CSK within the match and Champions League T20. Final week, Dhoni performed his 2 hundredth recreation for CSK when he took the sector towards Punjab Kings. In a single recreation, Suresh Raina had captained CSK within the 2012 Champions League T20.
Rush to your screens and begin the Whistles!#CSKvRR #WhistlePodu #Yellove 🦁💛 https://t.co/rtfC2XDT3h
— Chennai Tremendous Kings – Masks P😷du Whistle P🥳du! (@ChennaiIPL) 1618840207000
The previous India captain additionally represented Rising Pune Supergiants (RPS) in 30 IPL matches within the 2016-17 seasons when CSK was serving a two-year ban from the cash-rich league.
The 39-year-old, who has led CSK to a few IPL titles, is on the eighth spot within the record of main run-getters in IPL.
All fingers for some skyers! 🏏#CSKvRR #WhistlePodu #Yellove @msdhoni https://t.co/zOIjbl6dqE
— Chennai Tremendous Kings – Masks P😷du Whistle P🥳du! (@ChennaiIPL) 1618827689000
In the meantime, Rajasthan Royals skipper Sanju Samson received the toss and elected to bowl first towards CSK.
Each the groups are enjoying with unchanged XI after successful their respective final video games. Apparently, CSK and RR each misplaced their opening match of the season.
Chennai Tremendous Kings: Ruturaj Gaikwad, Faf du Plessis, Moeen Ali, Suresh Raina, Ambati Rayudu, Sam Curran, MS Dhoni(w/c), Ravindra Jadeja, Dwayne Bravo, Shardul Thakur, Deepak Chahar.
Rajasthan Royals: Jos Buttler, Manan Vohra, Sanju Samson(w/c), Shivam Dube, David Miller, Riyan Parag, Rahul Tewatia, Chris Morris, Jaydev Unadkat, Chetan Sakariya, Mustafizur Rahman.