MS Dhoni showed everyone that he still has the chops to keep his place intact in any team, be it Chennai Super Kings or Team India in limited overs format.
His brilliant 79* against KXIP was an exhibition of hitting and keeping the team in the run. Though he didn’t manage to finish it for CSK, he showed that whoever is seeking to replace him, will be looking at the bar set to the maximum level possible.
The Indian Premier League is a breeding ground for talent, who then get their chances in the Indian team. This time, all eyes are on the potential replacements for MS Dhoni, for whom, the 2019 World Cup can be a swansong. Selectors and everyone else will keep an eye out for the potential wicketkeeper-batsmen in the IPL 2018 and based on their performances, they might be placed in the pecking order for Dhoni’s replacement.
Let’s have a look at how the Indian wicketkeeper batsmen in the Indian Premier League are performing