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IPL 2019: MS Dhoni became most successful keeper in IPL history

MS Dhoni during the final match of IPL 2019. Photograph:( IANS )

WION Web Team New Delhi, Delhi, India May 12, 2019, 10.51 PM (IST)

Mahendra Singh Dhoni, the skipper of Chennai team, has reached another milestone while playing the final of Indian Premier League 2019 against Mumbai. 

Dhoni became the most successful wicket-keeper in the history of IPL by taking his dismissals tally to 132. 

Dhoni, who took two catches in the IPL final against Mumbai, has now taken 94 catches and 38 stumpings. 

He surpassed his Indian teammate Dinesh Karthik. 

Karthik has 131 dismissals to his credit while Robin Uthappa has 90 scalps behind the stumps.

In the match, Dhoni took Quinton de Kock's catch off Shardul Thakur's bowling. 

After that he reached the milestone with a diving catch off Deepak Chahar to dismiss Rohit Sharma. 

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Mumbai and Chennai have played a total of 27 matches out of which Mumbai won 16 and Chennai managed to win 11.