IPL 2018: Pune ground staff gift a portrait to MS Dhoni
The Chennai Super Kings defeated the Sunrisers Hyderabad to bag their 8th win of the tournament
Updated - May 14, 2018 10:49 am
MS Dhoni is one of the greatest players to have played the game. His ability to read the game and bail his team out of crucial situations puts him in contention for one of the modern day greats. Dhoni rarely expresses emotions on the field and stays calm throughout the duration of the game. His attitude and calmness on the field have won several hearts as he is on of the widely respected cricketer in the country.
One can identify that Dhoni has walked into the field by the sound of the crowd. Spectators go berserk when Mahi takes centre stage as they know that they are in for some exciting and entertaining cricket. Dhoni is currently leading the Chennai Super Kings who have shifted their home base to Pune due to security issues in Chennai. The former Indian skipper is seen travelling along with his family throughout the tournament. His daughter, Ziva Dhoni has become a sensation on the internet.
CSK defeated SRH on Sunday to register their 8th win of the tournament. After the match, Dhoni was gifted a portrait of the former India captain with Ziva by the Pune stadium ground staff. Ziva has won millions of hearts already through her videos that keep surfacing on the internet. The official twitter handle of the Chennai Super Kings posted a picture of Dhoni with the Pune ground staff.
Here is the picture
— Chennai Super Kings (@ChennaiIPL) May 13, 2018
Ambati Rayudu was the player of the match after he scored his first century of the IPL. CSK chased down the target with six balls remaining after Kane Williamson and Shikhar Dhawan struck the fifties to help SRH post 179/4 in 20 overs. The former Mumbai Indians player has been a revelation for the Super Kings who have contributed heavily at the top of the order.
The Sunrisers, who have already qualified for the playoffs, remained on top of the table with 18 points from 12 matches while CSK is at second spot with 16 points from the same number of matches.