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IPL 2020: Birthday boy Dwayne Bravo, MS Dhoni collaborate to set records

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Abu Dhabi: MS Dhoni and Dwayne Bravo claimed new milestones in their IPL match against Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR).

Dhoni’s diving catch to dismiss Shivam Mavi off Dwayne Bravo enbaled him to surpass KKR’s Dinesh Karthik to top the wicketkeepers’ charts with most catches.

It was a fitting gift to birthday boy Bravo, helping him complete 150 wickets in IPL.

Dhoni now has most number of catches by a wicketkeeper (104), one more than Karthik. The CSK skipper has 143 dismissals in the IPL, 10 more than Dinesh Karthik.

Bravo is the 5th bowler in IPL’s history to claim 150 wickets. Mumbai Indians’ Lasith Malinga tops the chars with 170 wickets (122 matches).

Amit Mishra of Delhi Capitals is at the second spot with 160 wickets (150 matches). CSK spinner Piyush Chawla is third with 156 wickets while Harbhajan Singh is tied Bravo on 150 wickets.

Most wickets in IPL

Lasith Malinga 170 wickets in 122 matches
Ami Mishra 160 wickets in 150 matches
Piyush Chawla 156 wickets in 162 matches
Harbhajan Singh 150 wickets in 160 matches
Dwayne Bravo 150 wickets in 137 matches

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