MS Dhoni Is On The Verge Of Setting A Massive T20 Record As Captain, With Only Virat Kohli In Front Of Him in IPL 2022
After Ravindra Jadeja selected to step down as captain of the Chennai Super Kings (CSK) within the up; and coming Indian Premier League (IPL) 2022, MS Dhoni ventured back into the part. CSK’s spell as captain didn’t go as arranged; as they endured successive misfortunes, dropping them to the foot half of the IPL 2022 Focuses Table. CSK can be expected to be at their perilous best presently that Dhoni is back at the rudder; as prove by their amazing 13-run win over SRH in their final match.
With Dhoni’s comeback as captain, he stands a good chance of breaking some records with the bat. After Virat Kohli, the former Indian captain needs 6 more runs to become only; the second skipper in T20 cricket to score 6000 or more runs.
Dhoni has 5994 runs at an average of 38.67 in 301 matches (185 innings), including 23 fifties. The right-hand hitter scored 8 runs off 7 balls against SRH in his first match as CSK’s captain.
Kohli tops the list with 6451 runs at an average of 43.29 in 190 matches; including 5 hundreds and 48 fifties (185 innings).
Rohit Sharma, the captain of Team India and the Mumbai Indians (MI), follows Kohli and Dhoni. Rohit has amassed 4721 runs at a strike rate of 30.05.
Dhoni’s next IPL match is against Royal Challengers Bangalore (RCB) on Wednesday; and it would be intriguing to see if he can reach the milestone.