Dhoni added 70 runs for the sixth wicket alongwith the new skipper Ravindra Jadeja to take CSK to a respectable total of 131/5. From 2 off 10 balls at one point, Dhoni has gone berserk to score 50 off 38 studded with seven fours.
This was Dhoni’s 24th in IPL and first since his unbeaten 84 off 48 balls vs Royal Challengers Bangalore on April 21, 2019. Dhoni’s first IPL fifty in nearly three years left Twitter in frenzy as the fans started heaping praise on him.
Well played by @msdhoni. He started slowly but used his experience and a combination of composure, aggression and… https://t.co/QXSZox6RZL
— Sachin Tendulkar (@sachin_rt) 1648310814000
That’s a FIFTY from @msdhoni 👏👏Live – https://t.co/b4FjhJcJtX #CSKvKKR #TATAIPL https://t.co/hIilac4AKo
— IndianPremierLeague (@IPL) 1648309522000
MS Dhoni the legend ❣️ Mahi started with the bang First 50 of IPL2022. Great to see Captaincy of Sir Jadeja 💪… https://t.co/GtagOMaOwI
— Ashutosh Srivastava (@kingashu1008) 1648311139000
IPL 2022 First 50 Thala Mass 💥🔥#CSK #MSDhoni https://t.co/2nXJKZntM3
— Denny (@DennyLalettan) 1648309916000
First 25 Balls – 15 RunsNext 13 Balls – 35 Runs First 50*of IPL 2022 by our #MSDhoni𓃵 !.💛🔥 https://t.co/4TCiZTm2gy
— ❥𝙑𝙞𝙘𝙠𝙮 (@Salvatore288285) 1648311424000
First 50 For Mahendra Singh Dhoni on the starting match of Tata IPL 2022, even he finishes so perfectly💛 Oh Thala M… https://t.co/J4h2wZLXyH
— Anjali ♡🦁 (@imAnjali718) 1648311284000