While the Dravid-Rohit duo talked about drawing up a different template for T20s, the focus was equally on beating the Kiwis, who have been a thorn in India's flesh in the last few ICC tournaments.
Giving due credit to Pakistan and New Zealand for their performances against Kohli and Co, focus should equally be put on some of the selection calls made before and during the tournament
In the video posted on IPL's official twitter handle, Chahar can be seen dropping on one knee and putting a ring on his girlfriend's finger in front of his near and dear ones.
Deepak Chahar after leading the Indian team to victory in the Second ODI against Sri Lanka said that Dhoni had a very big impact on him not only at CSK but while growing up, too.
The 28-year-old Deepak Chahar played a match-winning knock in the series-clinching second ODI win against Sri Lanka.
Deepak Chahar justified Rahul Dravid's decision to promote him, his batting was amazing: Bhuvneshwar Kumar
Bhuvneshwar said Dravid, who is coaching the senior team for the first time, was elated with the show put up by the team.
Chasing 276 for a win, the Indian top-order failed to fire but a middle and lower order resurrection saw the visitors cross the finishing line, reaching 277 for 7 in 49.1 overs.
On Monday, Cheteshwar Pujara, Team India skipper Virat Kohli and Ishant Sharma also took the COVID-19 vaccine.
Deepak Chahar has been improving with every passing season since the time he joined Chennai Super Kings in 2018.
Chahar's best IPL performance 4-1-13-4 also included 18 dot balls and also earned rich praise from national head coach Ravi Shastri.
CSK finished at 107 for four in 15.4 overs with Sam Curran (5 not out) scoring the winning runs.
Opting to bowl, CSK bowlers were on the job from the word go, picking up Punjab wickets at regular intervals to take the upper hand.
India's injury woes compounded as Axar Patel, Shardul Thakur join Hardik Pandya in Asia Cup pull-out list
Deepak Chahar has replaced Pandya in the squad, Ravindra Jadeja will come in for Axar, while Siddharth Kaul will be flown in as reinforcement for Shardul, the BCCI confirmed on Thursday.
Pandya not taking further part in the tournament was expected after he was stretchered off the field during the group league encounter against Pakistan on Wednesday.