Watch: Dhoni’s emotional gesture to Kuldeep in priceless reunion post match

Slowly but steadily, cricket legend and Chennai Super Kings skipper Mahendra Singh Dhoni took another step towards securing a berth in the playoffs of 2023 Indian Premier League on Wednesday after defeating Delhi Capitals by 27 runs in Chennai.

This season, Dhoni’s batting has been a pleasant surprise to many, as the CSK captain boasts a strike rate of 203 in the lower-order. In the last match played, Dhoni smashed 20 off just 9 balls after arriving in the 17th over of the game.

With Dhoni playing his last season in IPL, fans have been crazy for him and it is seen that post match, even the ground staff reach to him, requesting for a group image.

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Dhoni’s popularity is so immense, that former cricketers, as well as opposition players not only enjoy a reunion with him, but also reach out to him for advice.

As soon as the game between CSK and DC finished on Wednesday, Dhoni had a heartwarming reunion with Capitals’ left-arm spinner Kuldeep Yadav. It is to be known that Dhoni played a key role in both, Kuldeep and Yuzvendra Chahal’s development in the early years.

So, as Dhoni met Kuldeep, he put his hand on his head as a sign of affection before the duo shared a hug.

Here’s the video:

After conceding their seventh defeat of the season in 11 games, Delhi Capitals are likely to be knocked out of the race for playoffs. As per the IPL table, even if DC registers a win in its remaining three matches, it would reach the maximum of 14 points.

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