Chennai Super Kings (CSK) campaign will end with the KKR winning the Indian Premier League (IPL 2020) in the current season, but Mahendra Singh Dhoni (MS Dhoni) wants his players in these last painful 12 hours. Let’s enjoy every moment.
KKR have 12 points and if they win against Kings XI Punjab (KXIP) on Monday, they will get 14 points. Mumbai Indians, Delhi Capitals and Royal Challengers Bangalore have 14 points each. Chennai will be able to take only 12 points if they win both the next matches.
Dhoni said after the match, ‘It hurts not to perform well. Our last painful 12 hours are left in the tournament. We have to enjoy it completely. It should not matter where we are in the number table.
He said, ‘If you are not enjoying cricket, it can be cruel and painful. I am happy with the performance of my young players.
In the eight-wicket win over RCB, the players of Chennai performed like that, Dhoni wanted the same game from them throughout the tournament.
MS Dhoni said, ‘It was one of the perfect performances. Everyone implemented the strategy. We took wickets and stopped them on low scores’.
Apart from economical bowling spinners Imran Tahir and Mitchell Santner, he also praised batsman Ruturaj Gaikwad.