During the IPL match against Gujarat Titans, the captain of Chennai Super Kings, MS, sustained a leg injury. Dhoni. In the match, Dhoni was injured while blocking a boundary in Gujarat Titans’ batting. In the last over of the match, the ball bowled by Deepak Chahar hit the pad of the batsman Rahul Tewathia and went to the boundary. Dhoni jumped to stop this but failed. Then Dhoni got up after lying on the ground for some time.
Dhoni continued to play after the physio arrived and checked him. There were reports that Dhoni, who had a knee injury before the match, might not play in the first match. But the player decided to play in the opening match against Gujarat. Dhoni returned from the ground after the match ended.
Dhoni batted eighth for Chennai after losing the toss. Dhoni hit a six and a four and remained unbeaten on 14 runs off seven balls. The six he scored in the second ball of the last over of the innings is the star’s 200th six for Chennai.
Gujarat Titans won the match against Chennai Super Kings by five wickets. Gujarat overcame Chennai’s target of 179 runs for the loss of five wickets with four balls to spare. Shubman Gill’s half-century led Gujarat Titans to victory. Gill scored 63 runs off 36 balls.