CSK vs KKR, IPL 2021: MS Dhoni achieves another record, 1st to complete 150 dismissals in IPL- Chennai Super Kings skipper MS Dhoni has achieved yet another record in third successive match. He became the first player to complete 150 dismissals in IPL. The 39-year-old achieved the feat while playing against Kolkata Knight Riders at Wankhede Stadium, Mumbai. The veteran took 3 catches in the match- Nitish Rana, Rahul Tripathi and Eoin Morgan.
In his IPL career, MS Dhoni has taken 112 catches and completed 39 stumpings till date. He is ahead of Dinesh Karthik on this list.
CSK vs KKR, IPL 2021: MS Dhoni achieves another record, 1st to complete 150 dismissals in IPL
|Player||Span||Mat||Inns||Dis||Ct||St||Max Dis Inns||Dis/Inn|
|MS Dhoni||2008-2021||208||201||151||112||39||4 (4ct 0st)||0.751|
|(Chennai Super Kings, Rising Pune Supergiant, Rising Pune Supergiants)|
|KD Karthik||2008-2021||200||183||143||112||31||4 (4ct 0st)||0.781|
|(Delhi Daredevils, Gujarat Lions, Kings XI Punjab, Kolkata Knight Riders, Mumbai Indians, Royal Challengers Bangalore)|
|RV Uthappa||2008-2020||189||114||90||58||32||4 (2ct 2st)||0.789|
|(Kolkata Knight Riders, Mumbai Indians, Pune Warriors, Rajasthan Royals, Royal Challengers Bangalore)|
In the last two matches, MS Dhoni became the first captain and second player to play 200 matches in the IPL.
When it comes to batting, MS Dhoni came in to bat No. 4 but the veteran wicket-keeper batsman failed to score big again. He got out for just 17 runs off 8 balls off Andre Russell’s penultimate over. Eoin Morgan took a splendid catch to get rid of Dhoni.
In the match, CSK scored 220/3 in 20 overs and later bowled out KKR for 202 runs in 19.1 overs.
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