IPL 2019 DhoniVsKohli Match: The 12th season of the IPL is a battle between MS Dhoni and Virat Kohli’s team captaincy.
Royal Challengers Bangalore, captained by Virat Kohli, will present their challenge at the MA Chidambaram Stadium in front of the current Chennai Super Kings, captain Mahendra Singh Dhoni’s captain in the 12th edition of the IPL, which starts on Saturday. Dhoni may be the former captain of the Indian team, however, he’s not less than any good for his fans. Due to the domestic ground, the league’s first match is expected to be completely ‘yellow knight’.
As far as the record is concerned, the Bangalore has played seven games in the MA Chidambaram Stadium so far, out of which six have lost. Chennai and Bangalore have so far played 22 matches each, in which seven have won Bangalore. In the last season, Both the teams played their last match in Pune, where Chennai did the match.
The good news for Bangalore is that its explosive batsman AB de Villiers is fit. Apart from this, he also has Shimron Hetmeyer. However, Bangalore can face a tough test in front of experienced Chennai. Chennai has bowlers like Deepak Chahar, who made the Indian team in the Indian Premier League (IPL) in the last season. Apart from this, he also has a part-time spinner like Suresh Raina and Kedar Jadhav.
If RCB runs its run machine Kohli in batting, then Chennai has experienced Dhoni. Dhoni has scored 710 runs against Bangalore, that is that the highest run of any batsman in Chennai against Bangalore. Due to the Pulwama attack, this IPL won’t be inaugurated and money spent on it will be given to families of the martyrs of the attack. At the same time, Chennai Super Kings has decided to give the income from the first match to the martyrs.