The legendary captain of the Chennai Super Kings (CSK), MS Dhoni, kickstarted his preparations for the upcoming Indian Premier League (IPL) 2024, marking his return to the practice nets after an extended family sojourn in Dubai. Notably, he was also present at the engagement of Indian teammate Rishabh Pant‘s sister, Sakshi Pant, in Delhi.
MS Dhoni gears up for IPL 2024 with intense nets session
As the IPL gears up for its 14th season, Dhoni, a stalwart of the league, is all set to lead the CSK once again, with the tournament expected to unfold in the month of March end.
A viral video capturing Dhoni’s intense batting session at the Jharkhand State Cricket Association (JSCA) has heightened the anticipation for IPL 2024. In the footage, the CSK skipper can be seen meticulously honing his skills, donned in his iconic yellow pads and a black sleeveless T-shirt. This glimpse into his dedicated practice signifies the commencement of preparations for what could potentially be the swansong season of his illustrious IPL career.
Here’s the video:
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Historical triumph and record-equalling season in 2023
It’s worth noting that Dhoni underwent knee surgery post the last season, during which he led the Chennai-based franchise to their fifth IPL title, equaling the record for the most titles in the history of the tournament, alongside the Mumbai Indians (MI). Now, with his return to the training arena, fans eagerly await the resurgence of the ‘Captain Cool’ in the upcoming IPL spectacle.
- 1 MS Dhoni gears up for IPL 2024 with intense nets session
- 2 Here’s the video:
- 3 Historical triumph and record-equalling season in 2023