Dhoni scored his best in T20 format - Chennai lost
Dhoni scored his best in the T20 format. He scored 79 runs for Chennai from 44 balls against Kings XI Punjab. Even though he has performed his best, Chennai lost the match for 4 runs. Undoubtedly, this was one of the best knock from Captain Cool Dhoni. 73 was the previous best score of Dhoni in T20s.
Kings XI Punjab – 197/7
Chennai Super Kings – 193/5 (20 Overs, target 198)
This was the first loss of Chennai in their comeback IPL. Chris Gayle who scored 63 runs from 33 balls got the Man of the Match Award.