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The second match of the 14th season of IPL is to be played in Mumbai today between Delhi Capitals and Chennai Super Kings. Chennai Super Kings is a 3-time champion and Delhi Capitals is a finalist last year. It is also seen as a clash between captain Mahendra Singh Dhoni and Rishabh Pant of both the teams. Team India coach Ravi Shastri has also described it as a fight between Guru and Chela. He has posted on social media that it will be fun to watch the fight between Guru and Chela today.
Dhoni is captaining IPL for 13 seasons
Dhoni has captained for CSK and Pune Super Giant in 13 seasons of IPL. During this time, he won 110 out of 188 matches and lost 77. One match played under his captaincy was fruitless.
CSK reached the finals 8 times under Dhoni’s captaincy.
Dhoni has led his team Chennai Super Kings to the finals 8 times the most. During this time the team has managed to win the league title three times (2010, 2011 and 2018). At the same time, finished second five times (2008, 2012, 2013, 2015, 2019). Dhoni has played the finals 9 times the most as a player. Once he played the final for Pune Super Giants in 2017.
Pant has scored 2079 runs in 68 matches.
Pant’s first match in the IPL as captain. This is the first match. Pant has scored 2079 runs at an average of 35.23 in 68 matches played in the IPL so far.