The four-time champions achieved this unique feat with a 15-run triumph against Gujarat Titans in Qualifier 1 of IPL 2023, which was played at the MA Chidambaram Stadium on Tuesday, 23 May.
Albeit he could score only a solitary run with the bat, skipper Dhoni guided his team to their tenth final in IPL. The four-time champions will now be aiming to equal Mumbai Indians' record of five titles, when they take the field in Ahmedabad on Sunday, 28 May.
Mumbai, despite being the most successful team in this competition, have made six appearances in the final, as opposed to Chennai's previous nine appearances.
Barring the tenth entry to the final, another record was scripted in Chepauk on Tuesday, as Chennai became the first team to pick all of Gujarat's ten wickets in a match.
Here's how Twitter reacted to the exemplary achievement of Dhoni and his team: