MS Dhoni
MS Dhoni

In the contest between three-time champions Chennai Super Kings and inaugural champions Rajasthan Royals, the former's skipper MS Dhoni was trolled for his slow batting.

CSK had a hefty chase ahead of them after Rajasthan Royals ended their innings with 216 runs.

Faf du Plessis and Dhoni smashed boundaries time and again, but it was a little too late as CSK lost by 16 runs.

Dhoni had a slow start to his partnership with du Plessis for which he got trolled by the fans.

"Who said Dhoni retired from Test cricket?," a user wrote on Twitter.

"Dhoni taking these singles when required run rate is 20 is so painful," wrote another user.

Here are some more reactions:

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