Chennai beat Delhi in Qualifier 2, compete against Mumbai in final
Dhoni said – I would be happy if the opener came to finish the match
Visakhapatnam IPL defending champion Chennai Superkings defeated Delhi Capitals by 6 wickets in Qualifier 2 With this win, he confirmed his position in the title match for the 8th time. Team captain Mahendra Singh Dhoni credited the victory to the bowlers. He said, "The players showed excellent play, spinners were getting a turn, Delhi were left handed batsmen, our left-arm spinner Ravindra Jadeja bowled well and it was important to get wickets at regular intervals."
Dhoni said, "If the openers came to finish the match then I would have been happy. The way the players performed, they deserve it." It was the best that we have been batting for more than 140 runs. "
'The bowlers should thank you for the stage at the tournament'
When asked if Dhoni, Harbhajan Singh and Imran Tahir perform their captaincy differently, they said, "It should also be given to them." Captain can only tell him what he wants. We have to work on it. We should thank the bowlers for the end of the tournament. "
Better return to next season: Shreyas Iyer
On the other hand, Delhi captain Shreyas Iyer said after the defeat, "Our start was disappointing." We lost two wickets in the powerplay, it was difficult to recover, no single innings could be played, the result is disappointing but it is good for us. Learning will try to return to the next season more efficiently. "