DUBAI: India Mahendra Singh Dhoni has change into the most-capped IPL participant at the same time as his Chennai Tremendous Kings group — at present backside of the desk — faltered in one more run chase.
The 39-year-old has now performed 194 Indian Premier League matches, and overtook on Friday his former India and CSK team-mate Suresh Raina, who has 193 video games.
The previous India skipper Dhoni and Raina each introduced their retirement from worldwide cricket final month.
However in contrast to Dhoni, Raina on the final minute pulled out of this IPL version which due to the coronavirus pandemic is being held within the United Arab Emirates.
Dhoni has now performed 164 of his 194 video games for the CSK franchise. The others he performed for Rising Pune Supergiant.
The explosive wicket-keeper/batsman, famed for his ending abilities throughout the peak of his worldwide profession, has recently confronted criticism for batting slowly.
The CSK, with Dhoni batting within the center, misplaced a run chase to David Warner’s Sunrisers Hyderabad by seven runs in Dubai on Friday.
“We’ve got to get plenty of issues proper,” Dhoni stated about his group after the match. “It’s the professionalism — dropping catches, bowling no-balls. We’re making the identical errors once more.”