IPL 2022: Dhoni made many records in this IPL!!?

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Mahendra Singh dhoni surprised everyone by announcing to leave the captaincy before the start of this IPL. Fans have been expecting a new record from dhoni since then.


IPL 2022 is very special for mahendra singh Dhoni. This time he is not captaining chennai Super Kings but he has broken many records with only 3 matches in this IPL. 

The record he has made while playing against punjab is not even a player like virat kohli in that club so far. Know which records dhoni has made in this IPL.

1. dhoni joined the club for 350 matches in T20

Dhoni took on punjab in his 350th t20 encounter. It also covers matches from the IPL, international t20, and League. rohit sharma has played 372 t20 matches in total, spanning league, domestic, and international cricket.

The record of playing more t20 matches than dhoni is in the name of Rohit Sharma. suresh Raina is at number three with 336 matches. dinesh karthik is at number four with 329 matches and virat kohli is at number five with 328 t20 matches.

2. Also touched the mark of 7000 runs

In t20 cricket, dhoni recently passed 7,000 runs. He is the very first wicket-keeper batsman from india to do so. Before him, virat kohli, rohit sharma, suresh Raina, Shikhar Dhawan, and Robin Uthappa all scored more than 7,000 runs in t20 cricket.

In t20 cricket, kohli has the most runs for India. In this format, he has more than 10,000 runs to his credit.

3. dhoni is a great player in T20

Dhoni has 7024 runs at an average of 38.59 and a strike rate of 134.22 in 350 t20 matches. There are 28 half-centuries in total. He has a career high of 84 not out runs.

During that period, he has gone 127 games without losing. In 350 t20 outings, dhoni has smashed 489 fours and 308 sixes. In addition, he has 200 catches and 84 stumps to his credit.

4. Record of a special double century made in this IPL

Dhoni has made another record in the 7th match of IPL 2022 against lucknow Super Giants. This is the record for scoring a double century in t20 cricket. 

With the capture of lucknow opener Quinton de Kock, dhoni has reached 200 catches in t20 matches, becoming the first indian to do so. He has 195 catches as a wicket-keeper and 5 catches as a fielder.

5. Waiting for a century in T20

Dhoni has played 350 t20 matches so far and has scored 28 half-centuries. Till now his bat has not scored a century in this format. 

Fans hope that in this IPL, the former captain of Team india will definitely make this record in his name.

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