Cricket fans rate MS Dhoni and last over six, a better love story than Twilight. After reading this article you may know why do they say so?
Here are some of the instances where Dhoni finished the IPL Match with a six in order to
show how strong is his bonding with the last-over six :
1.) CSK vs KKR, IPL 1, Chepauk, Chennai
When Chennai Super Kings was playing against the Kolkata Knight Riders, they were on the verge of a 3rd straight win in the inaugural IPL. Dhoni completed this feat for CSK by hitting the winning runs for six on Murali Karthik’s ball and proved that the captain of Super Kings is also a Super King.
2.) CSK vs KXIP , IPL 3, Dharamshala
In the final league encounter against Kings XI Punjab, Dhoni was at the crease, with 50 runs needed in the last 4 overs. Dhoni, being a death over specialist, managed to get closer to the target with frequent boundaries and much-needed support from Albie Morkel. He scored the winning runs by hitting a lofty six, thus taking his team to the semi-final. Surprisingly, CSK went on to win the title too.
3.) RPS vs KXIP, IPL 9, Visakhapatnam
It was just another consolation match for both the teams as they were knocked out from the next round. The cricket fans did not care who wins. But the captain of Rising Pune Supergiants, MS Dhoni wanted to finish his IPL season on a winning note. With just 22 runs needed off just 6 balls, Dhoni’s presence gave the fans some belief that the next few minutes would be interesting.
And it indeed was, with 12 runs needed from 2 balls, he hit the last 2 balls for six. Thus, making a thrilling finish to the game and providing entertainment to the cricket fans till the last ball. This win shows that captain Dhoni delivers when everything is lost.