When Dhoni bats, it is difficult for bowlers: RR skipper Ajinkya Rahane

first_imgWhen Dhoni bats, it is difficult for bowlers: RR skipper Ajinkya RahaneRajasthan Royals skipper Ajinkya Rahane said it is gets very difficult for bowlers when MS Dhoni bats. Chennai Super Kings won the Sunday match against RR by 8 runs in IPL 2019.advertisement Indo-Asian News Service ChennaiApril 1, 2019UPDATED: April 1, 2019 13:28 IST MS Dhoni raked up 75 runs to guide CSK to their 175 total in their IPL match against RR. (AP Photo)HIGHLIGHTSRR skipper Ajinkya Rahane was not happy with their loss in the Sunday match against CSKRahane said it gets very difficult for bowlers when MS Dhoni batsCSK won against RR by 8 runs after Dhoni raked up 75 runs to bring their total to 175The Rajasthan Royals (RR) first had the Chennai Super Kings (CSK) on the mat at 27/3 and again had the upper hand when they needed 25 off the last 12 balls. But the end result was an 8-run win for the CSK in their Indian Premier League (IPL) encounter at the Chepauk Stadium here. Skipper Ajinkya Rahane made his displeasure known at the end of the game.”As a batting unit we need to take the responsibility for this. We win as a team and we lose as a team. If we win the smaller moments in T20s we will do well. We have played well in the last three games and hopefully with some luck we’ll be able to turn it around,” he said after the match on Sunday.We win as a team, we lose as a team.Games are coming in thick and fast, we go again on Tuesday. #HallaBol #CSKvRR #RR pic.twitter.com/48lmq01RUIRajasthan Royals (@rajasthanroyals) March 31, 2019Rahane was all praise for his counterpart as MS Dhoni player a match winning knock of 75 to guide CSK to 175 in their 20 overs on a wicket that was by no stretch of imagination a batting paradise.”When MS bats, it is very difficult for the bowlers. It was very hard for the bowlers to grip the ball after six overs, even the fast bowlers. But CSK bowled really well, they kept taking wickets,” he acknowledged.The Calm after the win and the golden smile says it all! #Thala #WhistlePodu #Yellove #CSKvRR pic.twitter.com/LIBoFWwtJnadvertisementChennai Super Kings (@ChennaiIPL) March 31, 2019The Royals skipper felt that RR lost the game in the last five overs.”Very disappointed. We started off really well in the first ten overs, but what cost us were the last five overs,” he said.A close game and a tough result to take, but we move on.Next up, RCB at our fortress tomorrow! #HallaBol pic.twitter.com/1N3U14UlaDRajasthan Royals (@rajasthanroyals) April 1, 2019Also Read | CSK vs RR, IPL 2019: MS Dhoni, Imran Tahir keep CSK winning streak intactAlso Read | When David Warner bats like that, there is very little margin for error: Ajinkya RahaneAlso Read | Watch: Ziva Dhoni grooves to popular Tamil song during CSK vs RR match in ChennaiAlso Watch | Umpire fails to spot no-ball as MI beat RCB under controversial circumstancesFor sports news, updates, live scores and cricket fixtures, log on to indiatoday.in/sports. Like us on Facebook or follow us on Twitter for Sports news, scores and updates.Get real-time alerts and all the news on your phone with the all-new India Today app. Download from Post your comment Do You Like This Story? Awesome! Now share the story Too bad. Tell us what you didn’t like in the comments Posted byRoshni Tags :Follow Rajasthan RoyalsFollow Chennai Super KingsFollow Ajinkya RahaneFollow IPL 2019last_img read more