In a thrilling encounter, the Chennai Super Kings (CSK) emerged victorious over the Gujarat Titans (GT) in the IPL 2023 final, securing their fifth Indian Premier League (IPL) title. The match reached its climax when CSK’s star player, Ravindra Jadeja, smashed 10 runs off the last two balls, including a six and a four. The euphoria of the moment was evident as CSK captain MS Dhoni joyfully lifted Jadeja in celebration, with videos capturing the heartwarming scene making rounds on social media.
Supporting her husband and his team, Ravindra Jadeja’s wife, Rivaba Jadeja, was present at the match held at the Narendra Modi Stadium in Ahmedabad. Following CSK’s victory, she joined her husband on the ground, embracing him in a deeply touching moment. In a gesture of respect and love, she also touched Jadeja’s feet, a traditional Indian custom that symbolizes reverence and admiration. The emotional moment, captured on camera, quickly went viral on various social media platforms.
Jadeja, in turn, dedicated the hard-fought victory to his captain, MS Dhoni. He expressed his gratitude by sharing pictures with Dhoni, highlighting their strong bond and camaraderie. In the pursuit of a target of 171 runs in 15 overs, CSK’s openers, Devon Conway and Ruturaj, provided an explosive start to their run-chase, setting the stage for the team’s triumphant finish.
The IPL 2023 final showcased the power of determination and skill exhibited by both teams. CSK’s last-over heroics and Rivaba Jadeja’s touching gesture added an emotional element to the intense battle on the field. The fifth IPL title victory for the men in yellow further cements CSK’s legacy as one of the most successful franchises in the history of the tournament.