CSK all-rounder — Suresh Raina shared a picture on Instagram in frame with teammates MS Dhoni and Murali Vijay. Suresh Raina. He has been vocal about his longing for the IPL and his want to return on the pitch as soon as possible after a five-month lockdown. He has been regularly sharing posts on his social media accounts as he has started training for the upcoming edition of the IPL.
The Indian Premier League will be played in UAE amid the Coronavirus pandemic — and will be held in three venues Dubai, Abu Dhabi and Sharjah from September 19 to November 10 amid COVID-19 protocols laid down by the ICC and BCCI.
Counting Days To Get On The Field And Cherish Every Minute: Suresh Raina On His Instagram Post Caption
The wait for the IPL 2020 is almost over, with the tournament set to return on the screens on September 19. The players and fans have missed in too much as they count days for the sport to be back. So, is the state of CSK all-rounder Suresh Raina, who wants to be back on the pitch at the soonest.
He captioned the post as “Counting days to get on the field and cherish every minute. Can’t wait for the season to begin @mahi7781 @mvj8 @russcsk”. In the picture the teammates can be seen smiling wearing the CSK Jersey and team manager Russell Radhakrishnan is seen in the background.
A Fitting IPL Journey
Raina in a recent interview opined that he believes IPL 2020 will be full of challenges, players need to have clarity of thought. The 33-year-old Raina has enjoyed the IPL thoroughly and has 5,386 runs in 193 appearances. A solid hitter of the ball is a joy to watch.
The southpaw has a colossal strike rate of 137.14. Raina is well known to perform under pressure at multiple occasions where he has steered his team to victory. He has been out of the Indian team lately, but when it comes to IPL he has been a consistent starter.