IPL 2020, CSK vs KKR: MS Dhoni and Faf du Plessis run between the wickets throughout Match 4© BCCI/IPL
Chennai Tremendous Kings (CSK) skipper MS Dhoni on Sunday squashed talks of his retirement from the Indian Premier League (IPL), and batsman Faf du Plessis feels that the previous Indian skipper ought to play within the event as he’s nonetheless match and motivated. “Undoubtedly not,” Dhoni had replied when requested whether or not the match in opposition to Kings XI Punjab (KXIP) was his final sport for the franchise in IPL. Du Plessis stated while you discuss CSK, MS Dhoni involves your thoughts. The previous South African skipper stated Dhoni’s yesterday reply tells you ways motivated he’s to play the mega occasion subsequent yr.
“Whenever you suppose CSK you consider MS Dhoni and in addition as a result of IPL wants MS Dhoni to play, the followers love him a lot so why not. He nonetheless feels motivated and to pitch up every single day and are available and do… being an enormous participant comes with a number of expectation and a number of strain,” Du Plessis informed teammate Lungi Ngidi throughout a chat for IPLT20.com
“That reply informed you he’s very a lot motivated to return again stronger subsequent yr. There have been just a few rumours floating round I’ve seen of him probably retiring. In order that reply was probably a hell no straightaway,” he added.
Ruturaj Gaikwad and Du Plessis performed knocks of 62 and 48 respectively as CSK defeated KXIP by 9 wickets right here on the Sheikh Zayed Stadium in Abu Dhabi on Sunday.
With this loss, KXIP has been knocked out of the playoff race. KL Rahul-led aspect has to settle with 12 factors from 14 matches, whereas CSK additionally has the identical variety of factors from as many matches.
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