Ravindra Jadeja takes over the reigns as captain of CSK. Jadeja becomes the third player in the history of the franchise to captain CSK. MS Dhoni finally handed over the responsibilities of the team after 12 years of captaincy to the most valuable player of the team Ravindra Jadeja. Jadeja is having the time of his life since his return to cricket from injury.
Jadeja on his return went on to become the number one all rounder in test matches and in less than a month he is announced as the captain of CSK. It is always a special feeling for any player to captain one of the most successful and decorated teams in the history of T20 cricket.
He (Jadeja) has been part of the franchise for a very long time and he deserves the honors. Dhoni has done it all for CSK over the years. He is one of the most successful captains in the league.
“MS Dhoni has decided to hand over the leadership of Chennai Super Kings and picked Ravindra Jadeja to lead the team.,” stated an official CSK release. “Jadeja, who has been an integral part of Chennai Super Kings since 2012, will only be the third player to lead CSK.
Can Ravindra Jadeja guide CSK to another title as captain!
Ravindra Jadeja is one of the top all rounders in world cricket. He is a gun fielder, one of the best hitters and very economical with the ball. He was retained ahead of the auction by CSK for INR 16.0 CR. Jadeja has scored 227 runs and picked up 13 wickets in IPL 2021. Jadeja has been part of the CSK leadership group as a bowler, fielder and one of the smartest brains with cricketing knowledge will look to take the team to another title this year.