IPL 2021: MS Dhoni presents CSK jersey to Chesteshwar Pujara and different new recruits, see pics | Cricket Information
With solely two days left for the start of the brand new version of the Indian Premier League (IPL 2021), Chennai Tremendous Kings skipper MS Dhoni introduced the official jersey of the staff to all of the newly added gamers to the squad together with Cheteshwar Pujara.
The official Twitter deal with of CSK on Wednesday (April 7) shared the pics of the occasion and captioned it, “Placing our paws collectively in welcoming freshers into the Superfam!”.
— Chennai Tremendous Kings (@ChennaiIPL) April 7, 2021
In the meantime, Pujara said he was honoured to receive the official kit from Dhoni, including that he’s wanting ahead to a “nice season” of the Indian Premier League (IPL).
“Excited and honoured to obtain the official package from @msdhoni bhai and the @ChennaiIPL household! Trying ahead to an important season forward #famlove #brisker #whistlepodu,” Pujara tweeted.
Excited and honoured to obtain the official package from @msdhoni bhai and the @ChennaiIPL household! Trying ahead to an important season forward #famlove #fresher #whistlepodu pic.twitter.com/XfIkzgye54
— cheteshwar pujara (@cheteshwar1) April 7, 2021
Regardless of witnessing a dismal run within the final season, CSK will enter the 2021 version of the match as one of many favourites, given the franchise’s monitor document on Indian soil. To not neglect the expertise the aspect has at its disposal.
The staff will step into the brand new season with a number of adjustments as Shane Watson retired from all types of cricket following final 12 months’s IPL whereas CSK opted to not retain Harbhajan Singh. Regardless of the absence of those two, CSK nonetheless has surfeit expertise within the squad. Additionally, the Dhoni-led staff will see the return of Suresh Raina, who had missed the final version of the match. Raina’s return will bolster the staff’s batting line-up.
Within the mini-auction, held in February, CSK went all out for all-rounder Krishnappa Gowtham. The franchise purchased the participant for a whopping Rs 9.25 crore, making him the most costly uncapped Indian participant on the mini-auction. Additionally, within the absence of Harbhajan Singh, CSK had so as to add an skilled spinner to the staff, and the staff ironed that drawback out with the addition of Moeen Ali.
Within the mini-auction, the franchise additionally picked Pujara, who final performed an IPL match in 2014, bringing the batsman on board for Rs 50 lakh.
CSK will play their first match of this season of IPL on April 10 in opposition to Delhi Capitals.
CHENNAI SUPER KINGS (CSK) FULL SQUAD AND PLAYERS LIST:
Faf du Plessis, Ruturaj Gaikwad, Suresh Raina, Ambati Rayudu, N. Jagadeesan (wk), Robin Uthappa, MS Dhoni (c/wk), Ravindra Jadeja, Sam Curran, Dwayne Bravo, Karn Sharma, R. Sai Kishore, Mitchell Santner, Imran Tahir, Deepak Chahar, Shardul Thakur, Lungi Ngidi, KM Asif, Moeen Ali, Okay Gowtham, Cheteshwar Pujara, M Harisankar Reddy, Okay. Bhagath Varma, C Hari Nishanth