The remaining season of the Indian Premier League (IPL) 2021 will resume with a scintillating match between Mumbai Indians (MI) vs Chennai Super Kings (CSK). CSK, which failed miserably last season, has made a good comeback this season. CSK are second in the points table with five out of seven matches this season. Take a look at the records held by CSK, the second most successful team in the league. .
CSK is the second most successful team in terms of wins
So far, CSK have won 111 out of 186 matches, while they have lost 74 matches. CSK is the second most successful team in the league in terms of winning matches. CSK has the highest win percentage (60.27) among all teams. CSK has won the title thrice in 2010, 2011 and 2018. CSK is the first team to save the IPL title.
CSK has won 110 matches under Dhoni’s captaincy
Till now Dhoni is the captain to win the most IPL matches. So far he has won 115 matches. Dhoni is the only captain to win more than 100 matches for a single team. Under Dhoni’s captaincy, CSK has won 110 out of 181 matches, while they have lost 70. Dhoni’s win percentage as CSK captain is 61.11. Play-off
CSK has reached the play-offs for 10 consecutive times
CSK holds the record for most consecutive play-offs. The Dhoni-led team had made it to the play-offs 10 consecutive times between 2008-2015 and 2018-2019. The team was banned for two years in 2016 and 2017. The team made the final eight times in 2008, 2010-2013, 2015, 2018-2019. In 2020, the team could not make it to the play-offs for the first time in IPL history.
Most wickets in a season
West Indies all-rounder Dwayne Bravo holds the record for most wickets in a season. Bravo received the Purple Cap Award in the 2013 season. That season he took 32 wickets in 18 matches at an amazing average of 15.53. Bravo also took four wickets in an innings once in the season. Bravo’s strong performance helped CSK make it to the final of the season.