IPL 2024, the clash unfolded between the Chennai Super Kings and the Gujarat Titans, marking the second encounter for CSK in the league. Triumphantly, the CSK contingent emerged victorious from this bout.

Dhoni
Dhoni (Image source: Twitter)

Notably, the CSK fielding unit showcased an array of stellar catches, with the seasoned MS Dhoni executing a breathtaking full-length dive to snare Vijay Shankar in a moment of astonishment.

Reflecting on this spectacle, cricket pundit Virender Sehwag lauded the adept catches by Ajinkya Rahane and Rachin Ravindra, further highlighting the commendable feat achieved by the venerable MS Dhoni.

In a candid observation, Sehwag jestingly referred to Dhoni as a seasoned campaigner. Speaking on the Cricbuzz platform, he emphasized the pivotal role of catches in determining match outcomes, commending Rahane and Rachin alongside the experienced Dhoni for their fielding prowess.

Responding to Sehwag’s characterization, Rohan Gavaskar remarked on the omission of Rahane from the aging moniker, prompting Sehwag to elucidate the disparity in age between the two players.

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He underscored the disparity in age between the 35-year-old Rahane and the 42-year-old Dhoni, asserting Rahane’s superior fitness level compared to Dhoni’s advancing years.

Meanwhile, Ruturaj Gaikwad, the newly appointed skipper of the CSK outfit, lauded his team’s fielding acumen post-match, deeming it a cornerstone of their success. Under Gaikwad’s leadership, CSK has commenced its IPL campaign with back-to-back victories.

The first encounter witnessed a convincing six-wicket win over RCB, followed by a resounding 63-run triumph against the Gujarat contingent. Looking ahead, Chennai Super Kings are poised to lock horns with the Delhi Capitals on March 31, with the forthcoming showdown slated to transpire in Visakhapatnam.

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