IPL 2021: CSK veterans- MS Dhoni, Suresh Raina give special training to youngsters as CSK enter second week of practice session; Watch video

IPL 2021: CSK veterans- MS Dhoni, Suresh Raina give special training to youngsters as CSK enter second week of practice session; Watch video
IPL 2021: CSK veterans- MS Dhoni, Suresh Raina give special training to youngsters as CSK enter second week of practice session; Watch video

IPL 2021: MS Dhoni, Suresh Raina special training to youngsters: Young cricketers across various IPL franchises leave no chance to gain insights from Chennai Super Kings (CSK) skipper MS Dhoni. The case is no different for the CSK youngsters who hang around MS Dhoni to seek advice from the senior player. On many occasions, the big-hearted Indian player Dhoni is seen giving tips to players to hone their cricketing skills. Recently, as CSK is undertaking its practice sessions at the ICC Academy in Dubai, CSK veterans- MS Dhoni and Suresh Raina were seen training the youngsters in the nets.

Currently, as the CSK contingent is warming up as a part of the pre-season camp, the left-handed Tamil Nadu player- Hari Nishaanth was spotted getting some serious batting tips from Suresh Raina. Raina counselled Nishaanth on how to gradually come on the front foot, get on the knees and then play the shot towards the mid-wicket. The left-handed young Tamil Nadu player was bought by CSK for a base price of 20 Lakhs in IPL 2021 auctions following his performance in the 2021 Syed Mushtaq Trophy.

Meanwhile, Narayan Jagadeesan who had played five matches for CSK in IPL 2020 was also seen taking batting practice in the nets.

Besides, Sai Kishore, a left-arm orthodox from Tamil Nadu looked up to MS Dhoni for getting the spin bowling tips. Like Nishaanth, he was bought by CSK at a base price of 20 Lakhs in IPL 2021 auctions.

Earlier, the 41-year old gave some crucial batting advice to CSK opener Ruturaj Gaikwad.

The CSK contingent had been training in Dubai since August 19.

Also read: IPL 2021: Big Boost for CSK – Faf du Plessis set to join Dhoni’s team in UAE, declares himself fit to return to action

IPL 202: CSK schedule for Phase 2

MS Dhoni-led side came back strongly in the IPL 2021 and is ranked second in the league standings after the end of phase 1.

CSK will kick off its IPL 2021 phase 2 against Mumbai Indians in Dubai and would be looking to continue its dominance.

Match No. Day Date Time (IST) Match Venue
30 Sunday 19-Sep-21 07:30 PM CSK vs MI Dubai
35 Friday 24-Sep-21 07:30 PM RCB vs CSK Sharjah
38 Sunday 26-Sep-21 03:30 PM CSK vs KKR Abu Dhabi
44 Thursday 30-Sep-21 07:30 PM SRH vs CSK Sharjah
47 Saturday 02-Oct-21 07:30 PM RR vs CSK Abu Dhabi
50 Monday 04-Oct-21 07:30 PM DC vs CSK Dubai
53 Thursday 07-Oct-21 03:30 PM CSK vs PBKS Dubai

 

Also read: IPL 2021: 3 big reasons why MS Dhoni’s CSK can win IPL 2021 title

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