CSK captain MS Dhoni will be back in action during the IPL 2020 opener’s match against MI marking his first appearance since Team India’s defeat in the ICC World Cup 2019 Semi-finals against New Zealand.
Dhoni recently announced his retirement from International Cricket with his availability only for the IPL which is a rare opportunity for fans to witness the cricketer’s performances. The player’s fans have expressed their excitement to watch Dhoni back to action through Twitter.
“Here’s wishing our ‘Captain Cool’ a super season ahead. Let’s get back behind our Lions,” read a tweet from one of the cricketer’s fan accounts.
“Finally The King arrived after 627,840 minutes, 10,464 hours, 62 weeks, 436 days,@MSDhoni #IPL2020 #WhistlePodu,” added another fan.
There were similar reactions from other fans who expressed their excitement of watching the wicketkeeper batsman’s comeback. Dhoni has been the Captain of CSK since the first edition of the IPL & has led the franchise to IPL’s title on 3 occasions.