IPL 2020: Dhoni’s CSK to start training from today. Barring Covid-19-infected Deepak Chahar and Rituraj Gaikwad. The rest of the Chennai Super Kings (CSK) players will now start practice for the Indian Premier League (IPL). As they have all had negative results after the third round of the Test. These results brought a big relief to the franchisee as 13 of its members were found to be covid-19 positive last week. The tournament will be played from September 19 in three cities Dubai, Sharjah and Abu Dhabi.
IPL 2020: Dhoni’s CSK to start training from today
CSK CEO KS Vishwanathan said Practice will begin today. Except for those 13, the test of everyone else has come negative for the third time. Those who came positive test will be tested again only after completing the separation.
Apart from Deepak and Rituraj, 11 members of the Chennai team staff will be tested twice after completion of 14 days of segregation next week. Two of his tests must be negative before starting practice.
Meanwhile, there was no confirmation from the player and CSK about the delay of veteran off-spinner Harbhajan Singh joining the team. It is being speculated that he can withdraw from the tournament due to personal reasons. Vishwanathan refused to comment on this.
CSK has three other key spinners apart from Harbhajan. These include leg-spinner Imran Tahir, left-arm spinner Mitchell Santner and leg-spinner Piyush Chawla.