5 bowlers who have dismissed MS Dhoni the most times in IPL history
MS Dhoni and Chennai Super Kings might be struggling in the last season’s IPL, but we can’t forget that MS Dhoni is an IPL great. People often talk about his captaincy and how he has led the CSK side to the IPL title on three occasions, but his batting is as important as his captaincy.
Finishing ability of MS Dhoni in pressure situations is something that many people can’t pull off. MS Dhoni is the boss when it comes to chasing and so the opposition teams want his wicket as early as possible. Most of the bowlers have no idea as to how to get the wicket of this guy but there are a few bowlers who have dismissed him more than once. So, let’s have a look at five bowlers who have dismissed MS Dhoni most times in the history of the IPL.
Shane Watson- 3 times
In the last days of his career Shane Watson played as a pure batsman, but he has been a terrific all-rounder in the shortest format .He was a good bowler who used to pick up wickets at crucial stages of the game. He has got him bowled once and caught twice in IPL.
Kieron Pollard- 3 times
The Mumbai Indians batsman who bowls a bit – Kieron Pollard too has dismissed the mighty MS Dhoni on three occasions. All the three times he has got his man caught which is apt because Dhoni would have got out while trying to clear the boundary and the lack of pace might have deceived him
Jasprit Bumrah- 3 times
Indian speedster and one of the finest death bowler Jasprit Bumrah has troubled MS Dhoni for a long time. Just like Shane Watson and Kieron Pollard, Bumrah has dismissed him thrice in the IPL.
Pragyan Ojha- 6 times
The left-arm orthodox spinner Ojha might have exploited the weakness of MS Dhoni against a left-arm spinner .He has got rid of the former Indian captain six times in the history of the IPL.
Zaheer Khan- 7 times
MS Dhoni might be relieved that he doesn’t have to face Zaheer Khan at the international level because he has dismissed him the most number of times in the IPL. The left-arm pacer from Mumbai got him seven times in the IPL