sports desk8 hours ago
IPL 2022 has started. The first match of the tournament is being played between Chennai Super Kings (CSK) and Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR). Where KKR have won the toss and elected to bowl first. With the start of IPL, interesting facts have also started coming out.
MS Dhoni’s trick
Before the start of the match between CSK and KKR, Harbhajan Singh, former off-spinner and commentator of Team India made an interesting disclosure about Mahendra Singh Dhoni. Bhajji said – Dhoni comes one step ahead of every ball during batting, this is his trick.
Let us tell you that MS Dhoni surprised everyone by leaving the captaincy just two days before the start of IPL 2022. Ravindra Jadeja is now the new captain of CSK in place of Dhoni.
Jaddu got the captaincy after playing 200 matches
Jadeja is captaining for the first time in IPL. With this, he also became the captain after playing the most matches in this tournament. Jaddu got the captaincy opportunity for the first time after playing 200 IPL matches. The previous record from him was recorded in the name of Manish Pandey (153).
Dhoni won the toss but Jadeja lost
There is an interesting fact about the toss. In 2008, when Dhoni played his first IPL match, he won the toss. At the same time, Ravindra Jadeja lost his first toss as captain.
Dhoni did Jaddu’s class
CSK’s new captain Ravindra Jadeja was seen with all-time hit captain Mahendra Singh Dhoni in the dressing room before the match. During this a long conversation took place between the two. Dhoni gave some important tips to Jadeja regarding the match. Jadeja is the third player after MS Dhoni and Suresh Raina to captain Chennai Super Kings.