Chennai Super Kings skipper Mahendra Singh Dhoni is fondly referred as ‘Thala’ (chief) by CSK followers and rightly so becuase he has led the Yellow Army to a few titles in Indian Premier League and KXIP captain KL Rahul agrees that Dhoni is the actual ‘Thala’.
Rahul is performing fantastically in IPL 2020 as he has scored over 500 runs and is the main run-scorer within the event to date. Rahul led Kings XI Punjab from the entrance on Sunday towards Mumbai Indians as he hit 77 runs on the Dubai International Stadium.
The match was historic As it not solely led to a tie, however the Super Over additionally resulted in a tie.
While Chris Gayle additionally performed an necessary function in KXIP’s victory,it was maybe Rahul who was the star performer for his aspect and he helped KXIP earn 2 essential factors.
Several KXIP followers lauded Rahul for his efficiency, a fan wrote, “My Thala”.
My thala pic.twitter.com/Av7DUPyn8R
— Gajal (@Gajal_Dalmia) October 18, 2020
Rahul humbly declined the title that has been awarded to Dhoni and tweeted, “There is only one Thala Gajal and everyone knows who he is.”
There is just one Thala Gajal and everybody is aware of who he’s.
— Okay L Rahul (@klrahul11) October 19, 2020
It is to be famous that Rahul can be a wicketkeeper-batsman like Dhoni and he has typically mentioned in his interviews that Dhoni is without doubt one of the cricketers who encourage him.