TATA IPL 2022, FINAL, GT vs RR: Is Hardik Pandya the next MS Dhoni?

Hardik Pandya
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TATA IPL 2022 featured the 7 wickets victory of Gujarat Titans over Rajasthan Royals in the finals of IPL 2022.

RR won the toss and elected to bat first but could only manage to score 130 runs at the loss of 9 wickets and GT chased it with 7 wickets and 11 balls remaining.

Shubman Gill scored the most runs and played a knock of 45 runs of 43 balls and lead GT to victory.

Hardik Pandya grabbed 3 wickets in his four over spell for just 17 runs and lead GT bowling line-up.

Is Hardik the new Dhoni?

Hardik Pandya and company became the second team to win the IPL on their debut after beating the first team which did that.

Pandya has been praise by many people for his cool mindset and decision making skills.

MS Dhoni
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People and Cricket Pundits said that it was Hardik Pandya’s captaincy that played the major role in GT’s triumph.

Hardik even showed composure during batting which is totally different from his usual style.

Some of them compared Hardik to MS Dhoni and even called him the next Captain Cool

GT
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He too just like Dhoni became a surprise captain and lead his side to victory in a T20 tournament.

Hardik too has said that he thinks and wants to he like Dhoni and who knows we just might get another Dhoni.

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