Chennai Super Kings (CSK) team left for the UAE from Chennai on Friday as they gear up for Indian Premier League (IPL) 2020 which will kick start from September 19 to November 10. MS Dhoni, Suresh Raina and Ravindra Jadeja had been noticed heading to the Chennai international airport earlier at the moment.
MS Dhoni, who announced his international retirement on August 15, was noticed with a clean-shaven look as he smiled for the shutterbugs. Ravindra Jadeja, who reached Chennai on Thursday, additionally joined the batch of CSK players who will likely touchdown in the UAE on Friday. A couple of the players had been carrying customized masks as they gear as much as stay cricket in the wake of the novel coronavirus pandemic.
CSK had a 5-day camp in Chennai which ended on Thursday. Suresh Raina also surprised the cricket fraternity by bringing the curtains down on his profession during CSK’s practice sessions by announcing his retirement from international cricket.
Meanwhile, CSK opener Shane Watson took to social media to share a glimpse of his stay in isolation in the UAE. Watson has been given a lodge room in Dubai with a view of the Burj Khalifa as he was the first player from the franchise to reach UAE. Whereas RCB took to social media to share a photograph of its players from a UAE-bound chartered airplane. However, captain Virat Kohli was not to be seen in the photograph.