IPL 2023, MS Dhoni Record in T20, Most Catch: Dhoni took his 208th catch as Aiden Markram against Sunrisers Hyderabad. He took this catch on the ball of Teekshana.
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New Delhi: The age is 41 but MS Dhoni’s process of breaking records is still going on. In the 7-wicket victory of Chennai Super Kings against Sunrisers Hyderabad, Dhoni was seen making the world record his own. Dhoni has made this world record with a catch caught against Sunrisers, after which his heart’s words were also seen coming on his tongue.
Before telling that thing of MS Dhoni, know about the world record made by him. In fact, he has now become the wicketkeeper with the most catches in T20 cricket. In this case, he has left behind Quinton de Kock.
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Dhoni, wicketkeeper number one in catching catches
Quinton Dickock has 207 catches in Men’s T20 cricket. But, Dhoni has now left him behind with his 208th catch. Simply put, Dhoni has become the number one wicketkeeper in terms of taking the most catches in T20 cricket. Dinesh Karthik is third in this list with 205 catches.
Dhoni took his 208th catch as Aiden Markram against Sunrisers Hyderabad. He took this catch on the ball of Teekshana. Dhoni’s catch was not only record-breaking but equally unique, which was mentioned by the CSK captain himself after the match in his own style.
Catch brilliant yet why no award?- Dhoni
According to Dhoni, it was a great catch. Still don’t know why he didn’t get the best catch award? He said that he was not even in the right place to take that catch. He remembers that long ago Rahul Dravid had also taken such a catch. Meanwhile, Dhoni also cited age and believed that now age is on the decline. And, experience plays a big role in whatever you do in this stage.
The catch Dhoni is talking about was better because there was very little time to react to it. After touching Markram’s bat, the ball came straight and stuck in his gloves.
First keeper to take 200 dismissals in IPL history
Well, Dhoni did not hold the T20 record of most catches as a keeper. Apart from this, he also became the first wicketkeeper in IPL history to make 200 dismissals. Dhoni did this charisma by stumping and runout against Sunrisers.
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