Chennai Tremendous Kings (CSK), captained through MS Dhoni, misplaced their first tournament of Indian Premier League (IPL) 2019 on Wednesday. The Yellow Military slumped to a defeat through 37 runs in opposition to Rohit Sharman’s Mumbai Indians (MI) on the iconic Wankhede Stadium handy the hosts their 100th victory within the event.
The 37-year-old Dhoni instructions the absolute best stage of recognize within the CSK dressing room and Shardul Thakur should have an concept of his captain’s wrath of a foul fielding day. When the pacer made a few fielding mistakes on a unmarried supply within the eighth over of the tournament, he in an instant folded palms to mention “Sorry, MSD”.
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In the meantime, Dhoni blamed his workforce’s loss of life bowling and slip-u.s.within the box for the loss in opposition to Mumbai Indians. The Chennai facet leaked 45 runs within the final two overs that took Mumbai’s ranking to 170, a goal that finally proved too top for them to overtake.
“I believe somewhat a couple of issues went fallacious for us,” Dhoni mentioned on the post-match presentation. “I believe we began off neatly and within the 12th-13th over additionally we had been at the mark, however after that, there have been some drops and misfields. The loss of life bowling additionally didn’t come off. We don’t have bowlers who hit the deck laborious, it was once somewhat tricky on them. We do have one-on-one plans, however we had to know the place lets cut-off the bounds, which batsmen to focus on.”