News Sports Throwback: This day that year, Chennai Super Kings IPL 2010 triumph

Throwback: This day that year, Chennai Super Kings IPL 2010 triumph

Chennai Super Kings
Hindustan times

This day marks the 10th anniversary of Chennai Super Kings lifting the IPL trophy.
Since that win, it rose a belief among the players and the supporting staff and the legacy of the franchise Chennai Super Kings began.

Chennai Super Kings was a successful franchise then, but they never lifted the trophy. This rose many questions on the captain as well as the management. In the first addition of IPL, Chennai Super Kings were into the finals but they lost to Rajasthan Royals. In the second edition of IPL, Chennai Super Kings finished as a semi-finalist.

ALSO READ:What is the future of MS Dhoni?

The third edition of IPL was not going too well for the team. The captain faced many criticism for his team changes, but the franchise and fans stood by him through thick and thin. And then there comes a game against KXIP in Dharmashala, and a blastering knock from an angry MS Dhoni which was a rare site. That knock made the team come together and took the team into the playoffs.

Now the most fierce rivalry, Chennai Super Kings were to face Mumbai Indians in the finals. Mumbai Indians were in great form during the league stages with presence of greats like Sachin Tendulkar, Harrbhajan Singh and Kieron Pollard. CSK batted first, and put up a score of 168 on the board. The team was in a staggering position, but the knock of Raina took CSK past 160.

ALSO READ:Virat Kohli, AB de Villiars pick MS Dhoni as combined IND-SA playing XI captain

This was a pretty decent score seeing the opponent, but the CSK bowlers came hard. As jakati took the wicket of Sachin Tendulkar the Mumbai’s batting order collapsed. And then came the Trinidad star Keiron Pollard, his knock of 27 from 10 brought Mumbai back into the game. But his knock was not enough, and MI at the end of 20 overs could only score 146 with the loss of 9 wickets.

Chennai Super Kings lifted the trophy, and the reign of MS Dhoni in IPL started. The franchise has seen lot of ups and downs in all these years, but the fans stood by their team no matter what. The respect the franchise has for their players can be clearly seen. For what MS Dhoni stands today, Chennai Super Kings has played a key role in it.

Sourav Chakraborty
Trying to walk on the path of hard work to attain Success!!! Writer and Co-founder of InfotOnline

More articles

LEAVE A REPLY

Please enter your comment!
Please enter your name here

Must Read

Flt Lt Shivangi Singh to become first women pilot in IAF to fly Rafale

Flight Lieutenant Shivangi Singh is set to become first women pilot in Indian Air Force (IAF) to fly Rafale fighter jets, as reported by...

MOTO E7 Plus Launched with Snapdragon 460, 5000 mAh Battery

Motorola India, Lenovo-owned company has launched MOTO E7 Plus with the latest Qualcomm Snapdragon 460 processor. It...

Ayushmann Khurrana is the only Indian actor in Time’s 100 Most Influential People of 2020

On September 22, TIME released their list of 100 Most Influential People of 2020. The highly talented Ayushmann Khurrana is in that list and...

“I haven’t batted for a long time. 14-days quarantine time doesn’t help”, fans not happy with MS Dhoni batting at lower order

After CSK's loss in their 2nd match against Rajasthan Royals many CSK fans were disappointed with Captain cool batting lower down the order when...