IPL 2021: MS Dhoni performs billiards in CSK’s bio-secure bubble at Dubai.© Twitter
Led by MS Dhoni, some members of Chennai Tremendous Kings (CSK) have reached their bio-secure bubble at Dubai for the resumption of Indian Premier League (IPL) 2021 season. IPL 2021 was postponed midway via the season in Might as a consequence of a number of COVID-19 circumstances contained in the bio-secure bubble of many groups. CSK posted a video of their journey from India to the United Arab Emirates (UAE) on Twitter and it included the likes of Ruturaj Gaikwad, Suresh Raina and Deepak Chahar with their skipper. The video was additionally captioned as, “Vanakkam once more Dubai”. Right here is the video:
— Chennai Tremendous Kings – Masks Pdu Whistle Pdu! (@ChennaiIPL) August 13, 2021
The video additionally gave a sneak peek into the workforce’s leisure room, the place Dhoni could possibly be seen taking part in billiards with Chahar.
Coaches Lakshmipathy Balaji and Michael Hussey additionally examined constructive for the dreaded virus from the workforce earlier than the season was postponed.
CSK have been in good type, profitable 5 matches and shedding solely two fixtures. They have been second on the desk earlier than the competitors was abruptly halted.
The highest spot was occupied by Delhi Capitals (DC), and Royal Challengers Bangalore (RCB) have been in third place, adopted by Mumbai Indians (MI).
The Chennai-based workforce will resume their marketing campaign towards defending champions MI on September 19, on the Dubai Worldwide Cricket Stadium.
The fixture between MI and CSK may also be the opening fixture for IPL 2021 resumption. It will likely be adopted by RCB taking over Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR) in Abu Dhabi.
In complete, 13 video games will likely be held in Dubai, 10 in Sharjah and eight in Abu Dhabi.
Dhoni will likely be aiming to guide CSK not less than until the playoffs after they solely managed a seventh-place end in IPL 2020.
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