CSK vs KKR – IPL 2021


KKR captain Morgan, from 31 for 5 in the hunt, said he didn’t expect the game to get that close

MS Dhoni felt he couldn’t do much as the field captain when Andre Russell and Pat Cummins put Chennai Super Kings bowlers to the sword in a high-scoring thriller at Wankhede Stadium.

“It’s pretty easy (not to get upset) in a match like this because from the 15th, maybe 16th over onwards, the match was between the fast bowler and the batsman,” Dhoni told host broadcaster Star Sports after per game, which Kolkata Knight Riders lost by 18 runs. “You can’t really do much, you can’t put a lot of different pitches. There was a little dew so the ball comes on nice.

“So it was all about ‘You vs me’. How well I operate, what do you do to get runs off me. Maybe the winning side is the He executed a little better. But if they had wickets in hand, you never know. On a wicket like this, if the full 20 overs were completed, it would have been a very close game. “