The fielders within the deep have been seen doing misfields and gifting additional runs to the opposition batsmen. Even somebody like Faf du Plessis wasn’t at his athletic greatest within the outfield and didn’t put strain on the batsmen.
However, the Super Kings fielders took some spectacular catches within the recreation to make up for the misfields and prevented KL Rahul and his males from posting an enormous complete. At one stage, Kings XI have been poised to submit 200-plus however Dhoni’s males pulled up their socks within the center overs and took some sensible catches to script a comeback.
After Piyush Chawla dismissed opener, Mayank Agarwal, in his first over and Mandeep Singh together with captain KL Rahul supplied impetus on the scoreboard. Mandeep was trying in damaging temper as he scored 27 off 16 deliveries. But Ravindra Jadeja’s floated supply outfoxed Mandeep and Ambati Rayudu took a low catch contained in the circle to finish his knock.
The second-best fielding effort for CSK was produced by Ravindra Jadeja when took a sky-high catch close to the boundary ropes to finish Nicholas Pooran’s damaging knock. Pooran hit Shardul Thakur very excessive within the Dubai sky however Jadeja stored his eyes focussed on the ball and took a splendid catch to remind why he is such a extremely rated fielder.
On the very subsequent supply, captain Dhoni took a surprising catch to finish harmful KL Rahul’s knock. Rahul edged Shardul and Dhoni dove in direction of his proper and pouched the ball in his save gloves comfortably. It was additionally a milestone second for the legendary wicketkeeper as he accomplished 100 catches within the IPL. Dhoni is second after Dinesh Karthik to enter the elite membership.
Thanks to those spectacular fielding efforts, CSK managed to limit Punjab to 178/four in 20 overs.
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