IPL: Fans wonder if MS Dhoni will be retained by CSK before 2022 mega auction | Cricket News


Former India captain MS Dhoni might need walked away from worldwide cricket in 2020 however his reputation nonetheless stays immense as he continues to guide Chennai Super Kings (CSK) within the Indian Premier League (IPL). After a poor 2020 season, the place CSK failed to succeed in the playoffs for the primary time of their historical past, Dhoni has raised the efficiency of the aspect in 2021. When the IPL 2021 was suspended in May attributable to rising COVID-19 instances in India, CSK had been in 2nd place on the factors desk.

Now with hypothesis that solely 4 gamers will be allowed to be retained by the IPL franchises forward of the mega auction in 2022, followers are questioning if ‘Thala’ Dhoni will be retained by CSK. According to CSK CEO Kasi Viswanathan – the reply is sure! If that’s the case, then the 39-year-old will possibly be retained.

The CSK skipper, too, has expressed his want to construct a workforce for the longer term before leaving the Chennai camp.

Former Australia spinner Brad Hogg refuted that Dhoni would play for an additional workforce within the IPL. He mentioned that Dhoni would transition into a training function if he would not prove as a participant for CSK. “MS Dhoni is not leaving @ChennaiIPL He is the Maharaja of the franchise. He will transition into a coaching role,” Hogg mentioned on Twitter.

In seven video games within the now-suspended IPL 2021, Dhoni has scored 37 runs – which is beneath par. But regardless of Dhoni’s poor kind, CSK has fired as a unit led by the ex-India skipper. He has certainly led the aspect nicely and therefore they discover themselves within the second spot with 5 wins – simply behind the Delhi Capitals.

Time and once more, Dhoni has proven his impeccable presence of thoughts from behind the stumps. Also, his expertise in large matches is unmatched. Currently, CSK has a couple of younger gamers and they should be groomed and who higher than the skipper to do it. Young Ruturaj Gaikwad has already confessed Dhoni’s contribution in his sport.

Retaining Dhoni will not be a improper transfer contemplating these points that he brings to the desk. CSK must decide a brand new aspect on the auction and having Dhoni on their aspect to construct the workforce may be a gamechanger.

Chennai Super Kings Squad: 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, Ok Gowtham, Cheteshwar Pujara, M Harisankar Reddy, Ok. Bhagath Varma, C Hari Nishanth and  Jason Behrendorff


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