Lucknow Tremendous Giants defeated Chennai Tremendous Kings by six wickets whereas chasing 211 in an IPL 2022 sport on Thursday on the Brabourne Stadium. Through the match, CSK wicketkeeper-batter MS Dhoni was seen altering the fielding positions because the cameras focussed on him, whereas newly appointed skipper Ravindra Jadeja was fielding within the outfield. Dhoni gave up captaincy earlier than the beginning of this season, a transfer that was seen as an effort on the a part of the legendary captain to groom Jadeja as a future chief.
However his choice to name the pictures on the sector towards Lucknow in what was CSK’s second match of the season has not gone down with cricket consultants. Former India batter Ajay Jadeja was essential of Dhoni taking cost towards Tremendous Giants and stated that it could have dented Ravindra Jadeja’s confidence.
“No matter I noticed, it was incorrect. There isn’t a doubt about that. There isn’t a larger fan of MS Dhoni than me. I’m his fan due to the temperament and the issues he does. If this was the final sport on which your qualification depended, then I nonetheless would have understood. In these conditions, generally you’re taking again the reins as a result of there’s a want for it. However within the second sport we obtained to see this, and I’m not saying simply because it’s Ravindra Jadeja,” Jadeja instructed Cricbuzz.
“MS Dhoni is a giant identify, I don’t like saying such issues however we’re right here speaking concerning the sport, so I’ve no doubts in my thoughts, what I noticed immediately, I didn’t like,” he said additional.
Jadeja stated that it was Dhoni’s choice to relinquish CSK’s captaincy and it’s all the extra cause he ought to give Ravindra Jadeja the liberty to study.
“I really feel, there has by no means been an even bigger captain than MS Dhoni nor will there be one. When it’s your choice (to step down) and also you need another person (as captain), depart apart taking somebody ahead, you may have taken the particular person backwards,” stated Ajay Jadeja.
“The boldness of that particular person (Jadeja) has taken a giant dent. He was not there within the play itself, not at first and nor in the long run,” he added.
Defending champions Chennai Tremendous Kings have misplaced each their matches up to now and subsequent tackle the buoyant Punjab Kings on Sunday.
Within the penultimate over of the match, CSK determined handy Shivam Dube the ball. The medium pacer ended up conceding 25 runs and LSG batters Evin Lewis and Ayush Badoni took full toll of it.
That is the primary time of their historical past that CSK have misplaced their opening two matches within the IPL. The Ravindra Jadeja-led aspect will subsequent sq. off towards Punjab Kings on Sunday on the Brabourne Stadium.
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