Big names of CSK kind on Liam Livingstone, gave life twice in 3 balls, fielding came on the floor from Arsh
Chennai Super Kings had a great start to the match against Punjab and took two wickets in the first two overs, in which Chris Jordan and MS Dhoni combined for a fine run out.
Ambati Rayudu dropped a simple catch, while Dhoni could not balance it after taking the catch.
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Ravindra Jadeja is considered to be the best fielder in the world at present. Mahendra Singh Dhoni (MS Dhoni) He is still counted among the most powerful keeper behind the wicket, who hardly ever makes a mistake. But the fielding of his team Chennai Super Kings (CSK Fielding vs PBKS) I don’t see much strength. In his third match of IPL 2022, this flaw of Chennai was seen against Punjab Kings, which put the team in trouble. This time, Dhoni himself was also included in the errands, who first made a mistake. excellent run out did. Where Ambati Rayudu (Ambati Rayudu) He surprised everyone by dropping the easiest catch on the ball of Captain Jadeja.
On Sunday, 3 April, against Punjab Kings at the Brabourne Stadium, Chennai dropped two catches in just 3 balls and Liam Livingston got life both times. However, before that a small mention of good fielding. In the second over of the innings, Chris Jordan, showing quickness in his bowling, caught the ball quickly and immediately threw it towards Dhoni. 40-year-old Dhoni also moved towards the ball equally fast and with a clean sweep, Bhanuka Rajapaksa was run out by catching the ball.
First Rayudu, then Dhoni
This was the best example of Chennai’s fielding. Then within a few overs, the same fielding fell on the floor. By the time the seventh over of the innings came, Livingston had already created a lot of devastation. In such a situation, he gave an easy opportunity. Jadeja’s attempt to wrap the ball failed and a simple catch was jumped at short third man, which came straight into Rayudu’s hands, but the experienced player dropped it too.
If that wasn’t enough, then in just 3 balls, Livingston got his life back. This time Livingston flicked Dwayne Pretorius’s ball towards fine leg, but was not completely successful. This catch went to Dhoni, which he would usually catch easily and the ball came in his gloves, but then he could not balance and the ball hit the ground. That means not out.
Livingston had added 45 runs by this time and then taking advantage of this, he completed his half-century in just 27 balls. In the 11th over, he again threw a catch on Jadeja’s ball at the same place and this time Rayudu, making no mistake, easily finished Livingston’s innings by taking this catch. Livingston hit 60 runs in 32 balls, which included 5 fours and 5 sixes. With the help of his innings, Punjab scored 180 runs, in response to which Chennai’s team was bundled out for just 126 runs. In the batting also Rayudu (13) and Dhoni (23) disappointed and the team lost the third match in a row.
Also read: CSK vs PBKS IPL Match Result: Livingston was left alone, Punjab won by 54 runs, Chennai lost the third match