When there is only one day has left to begin the biggest tournament of the nation, breaking news is coming from the IPL sources that MS Dhoni has left the captaincy from the defending champion’s team CSK.
The command of Chennai Super KIngs isnow handed over to Ravindra Jadeja. Under the captaincy of MS Dhoni, Chennai Super Kings became the IPL champion four times. CSK is the second most successful team in IPL history after Mumbai Indians. Dhoni was commanding Chennai since the initial season of IPL in 2008. Last year, under his captaincy, Chennai also won the IPL title.
IPL 2022 is starting from 26 March
The first match will be played between Chennai Super Kings and Kolkata Knight Riders. The 40-year-old Dhoni was retained by Chennai Super Kings before the IPL Mega Auction 2022. Ruturaj Gaikwad, Moeen Ali, and Ravindra Jadeja were retained with him. However, the owners of Chennai gave more money to Ravindra Jadeja than Dhoni. CSK got 16 crores to Jadeja while Dhoni got 12 crores.
Dhoni is a master of sudden decisions, also left the captainship in a cool way.
Dhoni, who is always cool on the field, looks calm even during his big decisions.
The captain cool Mahendra Singh Dhoni is very much popular for surprising everyone with his n time sudden decisions. He is the master of planning strategies. The 15th season of the IPL is just about to start from March 26 and Dhoni has made everyone surprised with his harsh decision.
He was doing good as a captain and the team was also satisfied with the way he was guiding and helping the team members.
In earlier times, Dhoni had abruptly left the captaincy of the Test team in the year 2014. After this, he handed over the captaincy of the ODI and T20 team to Virat Kohli after the T20 World Cup 2016. At the same time, the decision of retirement was also taken suddenly on 15 August 2020.
But this time, it is really a big surprise for everyone. What kind of strategy must be there behind this decision? Or What does he want to prove? Every question is still unanswered.
Now we just have to wait and watch the conditions, matches, and the performance of the team CSK.