IPL 2018: Virat, MS Dhoni battle it out in middle, Anushka, Sakshi cheer from stands

Bengaluru: It was the battle of two best players, one who is already a legend of Indian cricket and the other, who is on the verge of becoming legend. The most awaited clash between Virat Kohli and MS Dhoni saw plenty of fireworks.

The match saw crowd at M Chinnaswamy Stadium entertained to high scoring game and batsman clearing the boundary line with ease. It was the yellow brigade of MS Dhoni that emerged victorius in the battle royal.

The skipper himself ensured that his team crossed the finish line as he smashed 70 runs of 34 balls as Chennai Super Kings chased down the target of 206 runs, with the match going down to the final over. Ambati Rayadu was also the major contributor with the bat scoring 82 runs and eventually getting run out.

The match also witnessed Anushka Sharma and Sakshi Dhoni cheering from the stands at M. Chinnaswamy Stadium. Anushka, was also spotted during Bangalore's first home game of the season against Kings XI Punjab.

sakshi dhoni Sakshi Dhoni (Right) and Sumayya Dildar wife of Imran Tahir(left) cheer from stands (Photo: BCCI)

Sakshi Dhoni has been a regular traveller with the CSK squad. The couple is also accompanied by their daughter Ziva , whose’s recent video went viral where she could be heard asking someone to call daddy over so she could hug him.

ANUSHKA AND SAKSHIAnushka Sharma cheering from stands (Photo: PTI)

Dhoni yet again played match saving knock to help his side to victory after being in trouble early in the innings.


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