Delhi vs Chennai: After the defeat at the hands of Delhi Capitals in IPL 2021 yesterday, Chennai captain Mahendra Singh Dhoni has said that a score of 150 runs on this Dubai pitch would have been enough. Batting first after losing the toss, Chennai lost their first four wickets within nine overs. After this Ambati Rayudu 55 not out and Dhoni (18 runs) shared 60 runs in 64 balls to help his team reach 136 runs.
After the match, Dhoni said, “Our effort was to reach 150 on this pitch. We were in a better position from the 15th to the 16th over of the innings. However, after that we failed to score runs fast and scored only 136. Only reach the score.
This Dubai pitch was difficult
Captain Dhoni said, “I think it was a very difficult pitch. There was a double bounce here. A score around 150 would have proved to be enough here. It is not that the pitch was too slow but still it is easy to play shots here No. During Delhi’s innings, their batsmen also struggled to score runs here.