Following Chennai Tremendous Kings’ fifth lack of the season, staff’s skipper MS Dhoni stated he’s proud of staff’s bowling to this point however admitted that their batting has been their Achilles heel with them failing to chase down one other goal in 38-run defeat in Dubai on Saturday.
Talking on the post-match presentation ceremony, the CSK skipper stated Virat Kohli‘s brilliance within the loss of life overs in first innings was the one exception in any other case his bowlers have been good.
“I feel the final four overs once we have been bowling (did not go to plan), earlier than that the bowlers had finished an excellent job, we would have liked to shut in properly,” Dhoni stated.
Nonetheless he got here down closely on the batsmen, saying one thing is have to be finished.
“Batting has been little bit of a fear and at the moment additionally it was evident. We have to do one thing about it. We won’t hold turning up and it’s virtually the identical factor that’s occurring perhaps the people are totally different however I feel we’re higher off taking part in the opposite approach spherical – play the massive photographs and even in the event you get out it’s tremendous as a result of we will not go away too many after the 15th or 16th over that simply places an excessive amount of stress on the decrease order batsmen.”
He additional felt that staff has typically not scoring effectively after the tremendous overs and added that regardless of how laborious he tries encourage them, particular person should churn out performances themselves, so far as batting is worried.
“Our batting has lacked a little bit of you’ll be able to say energy extra from the sixth over onwards, people get tentative and irrespective of how a lot confidence you might be giving them, in the end they should have their very own plan as to play. We’ve got not been in a position to adapt and plan for bowlers bowling from 6-14 overs,” he concluded.