MS Dhoni CSK Captaincy in IPL: India Ex Captain Mahendra Singh Dhoni (MS Dhoni) An important news has come out for the fans. Mahendra Singh Dhoni is going to sit again as the captain of Chennai Super Kings (CSK). Dhoni, who retired from international cricket two years ago, is currently playing in the Indian Premier League (IPL). In such a situation, the fans will have a question whether Dhoni will play in the next season as well or not. But Dhoni will not only play the next IPL but will also lead the Chennai team.
Chennai team CEO Kashi Viswanathan has confirmed this news. Speaking to the news channel Aaj Tak, Viswanathan said, ‘Mahendra Singh Dhoni will be the captain of the Chennai team in the next IPL season. He also said that no change has been made in this decision. Ravindra Jadeja was handed the captaincy last season.
Dhoni led the team to win the title the most 4 times
IPL started in 2008. Since then, Dhoni has been captaining the Chennai team. He has led the team to the title the most 4 times. In the last i.e. IPL 2022 season, the Chennai franchise had made some changes. Dhoni was removed from the captaincy for the first time by the franchise. Dhoni himself handed over the captaincy to Ravindra Jadeja. But this season the performance of the team was very poor. Jadeja left the captaincy midway after a poor performance. Under Jadeja’s leadership, Chennai won only 2 of the opening 8 matches. At the same time, Jadeja’s performance was also affected. He looked like a flop both in batting and bowling. After that, Jadeja himself resigned from the captaincy and handed over the leadership to Dhoni again. But still the Chennai team could not reach the playoffs.
In such a situation, will 41-year-old Dhoni be seen playing in the field again or not? Such a possibility was predicted. It was believed that Chennai could get a new captain in the next IPL season. But now the franchise has made it clear that Dhoni will take over as the Chennai captain.
The franchise had retained captain MS Dhoni for Rs 12 crore
The Chennai franchise retained 4 players ahead of the IPL 2022 mega auction. He spent the most amount on all-rounder Ravindra Jadeja. 16 crore which was retained at Rs. The franchise retained captain MS Dhoni for Rs 12 crore. Meanwhile, England all-rounder Moeen Ali and Indian batsman Rituraj Gaikwad were retained for Rs 8 crore each.
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