WATCH: MS Dhoni clean-bowled during CSK intra-squad match, video goes viral

CSK skipper was bowled by a beauty from 22-year-old pacer Harishankar Reddy during an intra-squad match on Wednesday.
Rohan Gulaty Author

Updated - 18 March 2021 1:00 pm

Chennai Super Kings captain MS Dhoni has already started his preparations for the upcoming season of IPL. The 39-year-old is taking part in CSK’s camp in Chennai and is sweating it out. The franchise has shared a few clips of Thala talking to his teammates, advising them and mentoring the youngsters. In one of the clips from CSK camp, MSD can be seen getting dismissed by a screamer from a young pacer.

Thala deceived by screamer 

In an intra-squad match on Wednesday, right-arm pacer Harishankar Reddy bowled a screamer to dismiss his skipper. The 22-year-old player bowled an extremely fast delivery from a slightly wide angle. The ball nipped back in and skidded sharply, completely dislodging the leg stump. Dhoni was certainly deceived by the raw pace, leaving him with no chance to get bat on to the ball.

Watch the dismissal here:

Who is Harishankar Reddy?

Harishankar Reddy is a 22-year-old right-arm fast bowler who plays for Andhra in domestic cricket. He was bagged by CSK in the IPL Auction 2021 for INR 20 Lakhs. The youngster is famous for his ability to ball quick, which is certainly evident from the dismissal.

Watch Harishankar Reddy’s bowling here:

Reddy certainly looks like an exciting prospect for the Yellow Army ahead of the new season. As CSK aims to win their 4th IPL title, Reddy is going to be a player to watch out for in IPL 2021.

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