Indian Premier League 2016: Five moments that defined ninth edition of world's biggest T20 league

Indian Premier League 2016: Five moments that defined ninth edition of world's biggest T20 league

2016 edition of the IPL got off to a sluggish start with one-sided games.

Errors by BCCI selectors: Right squad, wrong spellings!

Errors by BCCI selectors: Right squad, wrong spellings!

The errors were visible in the two sheets posted by the BCCI through it's official account:

We are looking at future of Indian cricket: Sandeep Patil on Yuvraj, Harbhajan's axing

We are looking at future of Indian cricket: Sandeep Patil on Yuvraj, Harbhajan's axing

When asked why the duo was ignored for the tour, the selection committee chief pointed out that the panel is looking at the future of the country’s cricket.

India vs Zimbabwe: Complete list of Men in Blue's 16-man squad

India vs Zimbabwe: Complete list of Men in Blue's 16-man squad

Mahendra Singh Dhoni is one of the most senior players who will be a part of the squad as all big names have been rested for the tournament.

Suresh Raina dropped, Faiz Faisal picked for Zimbabwe tour; Shardul Thakur rewarded with maiden Test call-up for WI series

Suresh Raina dropped, Faiz Faisal picked for Zimbabwe tour; Shardul Thakur rewarded with maiden Test call-up for WI series

The Sandeep Patil-led panel met in Mumbai to select the squad for the two tours.

WATCH: 6 needed off last ball - Mahendra Singh Dhoni wins match with helicopter shot!

WATCH: 6 needed off last ball - Mahendra Singh Dhoni wins match with helicopter shot!

Here is how Dhoni proved yet again he is the best finisher in world cricket.

IPL 9 VIDEO: RPS vs KXIP, Match 53 -- This is possibly MS Dhoni's best T20 knock

IPL 9 VIDEO: RPS vs KXIP, Match 53 -- This is possibly MS Dhoni's best T20 knock

Dhoni once again backed himself and snatched the match from the jaws of defeat.

Indian Premier League 2016 - Rising Pune Supergiants vs Kings XI Punjab - As it happened...

Indian Premier League 2016 - Rising Pune Supergiants vs Kings XI Punjab - As it happened...

MS Dhoni's match-winning innings helped Pune beat KXIP by four wickets in a Nail-biting finish.  

Not Mahendra Singh Dhoni but this man is the most successful wicketkeeper in IPL history

Not Mahendra Singh Dhoni but this man is the most successful wicketkeeper in IPL history

Dhoni is second on that list with 89 dismissals (62 catches and 27 stumpings) in 142 matches

Indian Premier League, Match 53: Rising Pune Supergiants vs Kings XI Punjab - Preview

Indian Premier League, Match 53: Rising Pune Supergiants vs Kings XI Punjab - Preview

Supergiants are coming into the contest after a victory over Delhi Daredevils at the same venue.

WATCH: Was this video of MS Dhoni losing cool during RPS vs KKR match taken off YouTube, IPL website?

WATCH: Was this video of MS Dhoni losing cool during RPS vs KKR match taken off YouTube, IPL website?

Even the commentators claimed to have never seen the 34-year-old so agitated on a cricket field.

WATCH HIGHLIGHTS: How Rising Pune Supergiants defeated Delhi Daredevils in IPL Match 49

WATCH HIGHLIGHTS: How Rising Pune Supergiants defeated Delhi Daredevils in IPL Match 49

The rain interrupted the proceedings in the ninth over of the second innings.

IPL 2016, Match 49: Rising Pune Supergiants beat Delhi Daredevils by 19 runs via D/L method

IPL 2016, Match 49: Rising Pune Supergiants beat Delhi Daredevils by 19 runs via D/L method

Leg-spinner Zampa (3/21) and pacer Dinda (3/20) led a disciplined bowling display for Pune.

IPL 2016, Match 49: RPS vs DD - As it happened...

IPL 2016, Match 49: RPS vs DD - As it happened...

Delhi Daredevils' batting line-up failed to put up a competitive total on the board.

Indian Premier League, Match 49: Rising Pune Supergiants v Delhi Daredevils – Players to watch out for

Indian Premier League, Match 49: Rising Pune Supergiants v Delhi Daredevils – Players to watch out for

After starting the season on a high note, Delhi's performance has tapered off in the last few matches.

Royal Challengers Bangalore skipper Virat Kohli breaks Mahendra Singh Dhoni's IPL captaincy record

Royal Challengers Bangalore skipper Virat Kohli breaks Mahendra Singh Dhoni's IPL captaincy record

The Delhi batsman has now captained RCB in 63 successive games.

WATCH: 110m Six! Is this MS Dhoni's best helicopter shot ever?

WATCH: 110m Six! Is this MS Dhoni's best helicopter shot ever?

Dhoni's shot cleared the roof and was said to have travelled a distance of around 110 metres.

IPL VIDEO: This is why even opposition players love Ashish Nehra!

IPL VIDEO: This is why even opposition players love Ashish Nehra!

A fierce competitor during the match, Nehra is a different person all together once a match gets over.

IPL 9: 'Disgusted' Stephen Fleming terms D/L method 'rubbish' after RPS' defeat against KKR

IPL 9: 'Disgusted' Stephen Fleming terms D/L method 'rubbish' after RPS' defeat against KKR

Fleming hit out at Duckworth-Lewis method and its implementation in T20 games.