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The man with the golden coronary heart, MS Dhoni, is a legend of the sport, not only for what he has achieved on the sphere for India and Chennai Super Kings but in addition for the person he’s off the sphere. After CSK defeated Gujarat Titans to qualify for the IPL 2023 last, Dhoni paid a ravishing tribute to the Chepauk floor workers, in what was the workforce’s last sport on the dwelling stadium this season. CSK shared the video of Dhoni’s gesture on social media and the act from ‘Thala’ gained everybody’s coronary heart.
Dhoni first signed autographs for the bottom workers and clicked footage with them earlier than giving them one thing in sealed envelopes. Though it wasn’t revealed what was within the envelope, it appeared just like the CSK skipper was distributing money rewards to the workers. Here’s the video:
Anbuden Thala – A mark of respect for the markers and the bottom workers who toil laborious to make us sport prepared! #WhistlePodu #Yellove @msdhoni pic.twitter.com/MTyFpvEWud
— Chennai Super Kings (@ChennaiIPL) May 25, 2023
As for the Qualifier 1, Chennai Super Kings tamed a tenacious Gujarat Giants by 15 runs on a sticky floor to enter their tenth IPL last right here on Tuesday and lengthen their outstanding consistency within the event. CSK did nicely to achieve 172 for 7 on a gradual pitch after Hardik Pandya opted to bowl.
Considering the situations, it turned out to be way more than a aggressive complete as Gujarat Titans had a uncommon off day to finish with 157 all out in 20 overs. Rashid Khan made the CSK followers nervous with a 16-ball 30 in direction of the tip but it surely was not sufficient for the Titans.
However, the defending champions will bought one other shot to make a second successive last in Qualifier 2 on Friday.
CSK’s grasp tactician M S Dhoni made one of the best use of dwelling benefit to take the four-time champions to a tenth last in 14 editions. CSK didn’t participate in 2016 and 2017 editions.
Left-arm spinner Ravindra Jadeja (4-0-18-2) did the star flip for the Super Kings with an excellent spell throughout which he strangled the opposition batters to avenge the defeat suffered within the event opener. Matheesha Pathirana, Maheesh Theekshana and Deepal Chahar additionally completed with two wickets every.
With PTI inputs
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