Chennai Super Kings captain Mahendra Singh Dhoni will start his education right here from March 2 alongside with different gamers beforehand of season-13 of the Indian Premier League (IPL).
The 38-year old Dhoni, whose future in the sport has been a subject of extreme speculation in view that the ICC 50-over World Cup in June-July ultimate year, will start coaching at the M A Chidambaram stadium for the upcoming IPL.
The IPL 2020 begins with a in shape between CSK and defending champion Mumbai Indians in Mumbai on March 29.
According to CSK CEO K S Viswanathan, Dhoni will be education with gamers who are handy as the full preparatory camp of the group starts offevolved on March 19.
Former India captain Dhoni is expected to practice for a couple of weeks with the likes of Suresh Raina and Ambati Rayudu among others. He would then take a spoil earlier than returning, sources said.
Raina and Rayudu have been education right here for the past three weeks or so.
Sources stated it would help the veteran stumper to bond with the new gamers in the CSK set-up.
‘Thala’ as Dhoni is affectionately known as by using the legion of CSK followers would additionally seem to get into the groove as he has been away from the recreation for a whilst now. He had commenced training with the Jharkhand crew some time back.
The Super Kings’ exercise periods in the closing two years had attracted crowds in hundreds and with Dhoni set for an early arrival for education similar numbers can be anticipated this time around also.
The three-time IPL champion had picked up veteran leggie Piyush Chawla, Aussie pacer Josh Hazelwood, England all-rounder Sam Curran and Tamil Nadu left-arm spinner R Sai Kishore at some stage in the public sale held in December last.