Dhoni Dhamaka..Mahi hits 100th 50

New Delhi: Playing his 302nd match former captain MS Dhoni walked on the pitch in an uncomfortable situation when opener Rohit Sharma was caught by Nathan Coulter-Nile and India was on 87/5 after electing to bat by captain Kohli.

While Dhoni was walking to the pitch Chennai crowd gave a rousing welcome to its local captain, last time Dhoni played here was back in Oct 2015 against South Africa and India won the match by 35 runs

In today's match, Dhoni started slowly analysing the match situation and promoted Hardik to play big shots who went on to hit 88 runs off 66 balls.

But after India lost Hardik in 41st over Dhoni changed his gear with Bhuvneshwar Kumar and helped India post 281/7, which no one expected, but happened due the calm nature Dhoni who also managed to hit his 100th half century of career Looking at the records, Dhoni has hit 66 half centuries in ODI, 33 in Test and 1 in T20.