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IPL 2019

Dhoni Arrived for IPL 2019 in Chennai

MS Dhoni, the Thalaivaa, has entered in his reign. Dhoni Fans be ready for this season’s banging performance as the Chennai Team has arrived in its home town. Whatever the reasons, for him Chennai is distinctive. Moreover, for many reasons he may remember as Master or demigod. With his captivating performance in the field or outside he has been in talks in some Tamil movies also. With the time passing, the CSK skipper, 37-yr old, has many marvels to show. Last year, after 2 years of returning in the IPL, he with his errorless decisions made the team triumph. 2018 was the 3rd win for Chennai Super Kings.

Dhoni can be seen as wearing the Orange cup arriving in the southern state of Tamil Nadu. Right from the Airport and reaching the hotel, he was warmly welcomed by the fans. He is very interested to join the fans and the yellow army. The captain cool of CSK delighted seeing the practice of the fellow team members. This welcome video has been posted in the official account

CSK Team Practice for IPL 2019

While the head coach Stephen Fleming is giving the tips in their CSK Super Camp built for 2019. Raina, Murli Vijay, Karn Sharma are already the part of this super camp along with bowling coach Lakshmipathy Balaji. Shardul Thakur, Dhruv Shorey and Kedar Jadhav also arrived beside Dhoni. They are the defending champions so responsibility already comes and the first match of IPL 2019 is opening with CSK vs RCB. Chennai is the first to play.

Its been a week that the Yellow team is practising hard for this year’s tournament. The fielding coach Rajiv Kumar has been assisting the boys for one week till now. He is dedicated to his job sincerely while the bowling consultant Eric Simons illuminating the bowlers from the other side. Eric is the former bowling all-rounder Cricketer from South Africa who had earlier coached Delhi Capitals. Also, he guided the Indian cricket team as bowling consultant for 2 years period from 2010 to 2012.

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As playing 50 per cent of the matches are to be played at home, so audiences at hometown is equally important. This is also for any other team of the IPL which has magnificent and devoted fans. Earlier to 2018, Chennai has won the championship in 2010 and 2011 while the 4-times runners up in 2008, 2012, 2013 and 2015. Also, it has 2 CLT20 trophies confer to its name. We have seen Dhoni in positive performance in the Australian tour and following India vs Australia 2019 series. This year, he will surpass his score of 186 sixes in IPL crossing 200. It will be more interesting if he does this in the first schedule of IPL 2019.