FAF PLAYS SUPERMAN FOR SUPER KINGS
The Times of India Mumbai|October 16, 2021
Du Plessis’ 86, Uthappa, Moeen Cameos Help CSK Win Fourth IPL Crown
Dwaipayan Datta

Were there tears in MSDhoni’s eyes? Probably. An adoring Chennai Super Kings fan brigade cheered him on from all corners of the world, his family waved from the stands, as Captain Cool did it one more time. Maybe, for the last time!

When CSK returned from a two-year exile in 2017, Dhoni decided that he would build a Dad’s Army because he believed there’s no alternative for experience on the IPL stage.

The ‘daddies’ justified the captain’s theory time and again over the next four years and Dubai on Friday became their platform to sign off with a bang. Probably playing together for the last time together before a new auction next season, the super seniors of CSK played a match straight out of the dreams to beat Kolkata Knight Riders and give the skipper his fourth IPL title.

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